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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 82 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSL 7 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.72% 1.53% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 7.09% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 8
Average salary £49,000 £53,750 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.83% +27.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SSL
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
182 254 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.84% 21.65% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 156 229 241
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SSL
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SSL Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SSL
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SSL
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +3 3 £37,500 -1.31%
Dunstable -19 3 £52,500 -8.29%
SSL
East of England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Wireless
2 10 (76.92%) Network Design
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) CCNP
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) Juniper
2 10 (76.92%) DWDM
2 10 (76.92%) MPLS
2 10 (76.92%) Change Management
3 9 (69.23%) OSPF
3 9 (69.23%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) EIGRP
3 9 (69.23%) VRRP
3 9 (69.23%) RIP
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 9 (69.23%) MS Office
3 9 (69.23%) HP NNM
3 9 (69.23%) Network Management
3 9 (69.23%) HSRP
4 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (38.46%) SLA
7 5 (38.46%) F5
8 4 (30.77%) MS Excel

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Wireless
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) DWDM
2 10 (76.92%) MPLS
3 9 (69.23%) OSPF
3 9 (69.23%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) EIGRP
3 9 (69.23%) VRRP
3 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 9 (69.23%) RIP
3 9 (69.23%) HSRP
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
1 10 (76.92%) Change Management
1 10 (76.92%) Network Design
2 9 (69.23%) Network Management
3 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCNP
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) Juniper
2 9 (69.23%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) VMware