The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 113 109 112
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SSL 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.066% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
SSL
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
278 309 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.37% 20.40% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 254 266 282
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,612
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SSL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SSL Salary Trend in Birmingham

SSL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) Scrum
5 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) JIRA
5 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (55.00%) Open Source
5 11 (55.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (55.00%) Puppet
5 11 (55.00%) Vagrant
5 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (55.00%) DevOps
5 11 (55.00%) HTTP
5 11 (55.00%) LDAP
5 11 (55.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) VPN
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (20.00%) MPLS
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) S-PLUS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (55.00%) HTTP
3 11 (55.00%) LDAP
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) DNS
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 4 (20.00%) MPLS
5 4 (20.00%) DHCP
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) VLAN
5 4 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) IPsec
6 3 (15.00%) OSPF
6 3 (15.00%) BGP
6 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (10.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) JIRA
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Scrum
1 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (55.00%) Waterfall
1 11 (55.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) E-business
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) High Availability
3 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (10.00%) CCSE
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Puppet
1 11 (55.00%) Vagrant
1 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.00%) Epicor
6 1 (5.00%) Lotus
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 22 days ago