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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 72 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
169 100 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.89% 27.17% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 105 63 67
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,150 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) FTP
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) WAAS
4 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (40.00%) Jython
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (40.00%) GlassFish
4 4 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (40.00%) Java

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Tuxedo
2 4 (40.00%) iPlanet
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) FTP
3 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) WAAS
3 4 (40.00%) IPsec
3 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) SNMP
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) SMTP
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Network Support
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
4 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) zOS
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) OWASP
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Jython
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (30.00%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) BMC
3 3 (30.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase