The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 62 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.78% 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.36% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £36,750 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
SSL
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 134 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.20% 25.00% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 80 98 91
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SSL
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Watford region.

SSL Salary Trend in Watford

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) ATM
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
1 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) Tuxedo
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) ATM
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) DMZ
4 2 (28.57%) DWDM
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) ICMP
4 2 (28.57%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) zOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 1 (14.29%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) NetIQ
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) BMC