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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 49 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.10% 1.59% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 6.94% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
41 72 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.07% 22.93% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 64 55
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware