The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 100 125 115
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs citing SSL 43 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.82% 0.49% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.84% 2.39% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 7
Median salary £44,000 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +83.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
335 418 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.19% 20.42% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 259 373 235
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SSL.

1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 25 (39.06%) SQL
3 24 (37.50%) Firewall
3 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 22 (34.38%) Banking
5 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
6 20 (31.25%) XML
6 20 (31.25%) Retail
7 19 (29.69%) SIEM
7 19 (29.69%) Linux
7 19 (29.69%) WAN
7 19 (29.69%) VPN
8 18 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (26.56%) LAN
9 17 (26.56%) C#
10 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
11 14 (21.88%) ITIL
11 14 (21.88%) Unix
12 13 (20.31%) Windows
12 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
12 13 (20.31%) Information Security
13 12 (18.75%) IPsec
13 12 (18.75%) Java
13 12 (18.75%) High Availability
13 12 (18.75%) Retail Banking
13 12 (18.75%) WebSphere
14 11 (17.19%) Java EE
14 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
14 11 (17.19%) Time Management

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 11 (17.19%) JBoss
2 11 (17.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (12.50%) IIS
4 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.13%) SAS
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) MindAlign
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (37.50%) Firewall
2 19 (29.69%) VPN
2 19 (29.69%) WAN
3 17 (26.56%) LAN
4 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
5 12 (18.75%) IPsec
6 11 (17.19%) Wireless
7 9 (14.06%) VoIP
8 8 (12.50%) BGP
8 8 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
8 8 (12.50%) DNS
8 8 (12.50%) EIGRP
8 8 (12.50%) MPLS
8 8 (12.50%) OSPF
8 8 (12.50%) VPLS
9 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (9.38%) VLAN
11 5 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (7.81%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) DB2
2 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
2 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 22 (34.38%) Banking
3 20 (31.25%) Retail
4 12 (18.75%) Retail Banking
5 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
6 5 (7.81%) Publishing
7 1 (1.56%) Back Office
7 1 (1.56%) Front Office
7 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Law
7 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Network Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Network Support
4 11 (17.19%) Network Support Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Oracle Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 10 (15.63%) Security Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Implementation Consultant
7 8 (12.50%) IT Security Officer
7 8 (12.50%) Security Officer
7 8 (12.50%) Software Consultant
7 8 (12.50%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Consultant
7 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Technical Implementation Consultant
8 7 (10.94%) .NET Team Leader
8 7 (10.94%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) XML
2 11 (17.19%) HTML
2 11 (17.19%) Java EE
3 9 (14.06%) .NET
3 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
3 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
3 9 (14.06%) Entity Framework
3 9 (14.06%) jQuery
3 9 (14.06%) LINQ
3 9 (14.06%) WCF
3 9 (14.06%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.56%) J2EE
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.56%) WAP
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (12.50%) iPad
4 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.81%) CMDB
6 3 (4.69%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (3.13%) PKI
8 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.56%) Handset
8 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Linux
2 14 (21.88%) Unix
3 13 (20.31%) Windows
4 3 (4.69%) Solaris
5 2 (3.13%) SUSE
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) SIEM
2 14 (21.88%) ITIL
3 13 (20.31%) Information Security
4 12 (18.75%) High Availability
5 11 (17.19%) SOA
5 11 (17.19%) Time Management
6 10 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (14.06%) MVC
7 9 (14.06%) Project Management
8 8 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (12.50%) ETL
8 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 8 (12.50%) Software Architecture
8 8 (12.50%) Web Application Development
9 6 (9.38%) Line Management
9 6 (9.38%) Presales
10 5 (7.81%) Capacity Management
11 4 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (4.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) C#
3 12 (18.75%) Java
4 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.56%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.56%) C
5 1 (1.56%) Perl
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) CISSP
3 8 (12.50%) CCNP
4 5 (7.81%) LPIC
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (4.69%) CISM
7 2 (3.13%) MCSE
7 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCNA
8 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) COBIT
2 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.81%) Firmware
4 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (9.38%) SCCM
3 5 (7.81%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.81%) NetBackup
3 5 (7.81%) SCOM
4 1 (1.56%) Cacti
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.56%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.56%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Cisco
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.50%) F5
3 8 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 8 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 7 (10.94%) VMware
5 6 (9.38%) SolarWinds
6 5 (7.81%) Citrix
6 5 (7.81%) IBM
6 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.69%) Aruba
8 2 (3.13%) Juniper
8 2 (3.13%) Veeam
9 1 (1.56%) Axway
9 1 (1.56%) Mitel
9 1 (1.56%) Proofpoint
9 1 (1.56%) Sun
9 1 (1.56%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
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