The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 54 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing SSL 4 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.22% 2.57% 4.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 12.96% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 9
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SSL
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 54 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.10% 19.85% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 53
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SSL
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SSL Salary Trend in Bedford

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) IIS
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Vista
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) CCSP
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) CCIP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 11 (100.00%) IIS
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
3 6 (54.55%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Vista
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) MCP
2 9 (81.82%) MCSE
2 9 (81.82%) CCSP
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) CCIP
2 9 (81.82%) CCNA
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Forefront TMG
2 8 (72.73%) UAG
2 8 (72.73%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco