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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 115 111 99
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing SSL 12 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.66% 0.38% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 2.77% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 10
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
322 253 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.73% 13.60% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 268 230 257
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (75.00%) Finance
1 15 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
1 15 (75.00%) Java
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (75.00%) DB2
1 15 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (75.00%) XML
1 15 (75.00%) UNIX
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
1 15 (75.00%) JBoss
1 15 (75.00%) SOA
1 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (70.00%) Retail Banking
2 14 (70.00%) Java EE
2 14 (70.00%) Banking
2 14 (70.00%) Retail
2 14 (70.00%) Time Management
2 14 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (70.00%) High Availability
2 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Juniper

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 15 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (75.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 3 (15.00%) FWSM
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) IPsec
5 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (75.00%) DB2
2 14 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) Retail Banking
2 14 (70.00%) Banking
2 14 (70.00%) Retail
2 14 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Private Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Consultant
2 9 (45.00%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Network Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Communications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 14 (70.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) UNIX
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) SOA
2 14 (70.00%) Time Management
2 14 (70.00%) High Availability
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CCNP
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.00%) CCSE
1 3 (15.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) Nortel
5 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago