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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 98 131 115
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Permanent jobs citing SSL 49 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.07% 0.29% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.96% 1.47% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 10
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
378 408 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.99% 19.90% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 297 373 259
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 34 (47.22%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Firewall
3 27 (37.50%) SQL
3 27 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 24 (33.33%) VPN
4 24 (33.33%) Retail
5 23 (31.94%) Banking
5 23 (31.94%) Linux
6 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 20 (27.78%) WAN
7 19 (26.39%) XML
8 18 (25.00%) LAN
8 18 (25.00%) SIEM
9 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
9 17 (23.61%) ITIL
9 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (23.61%) Data Loss Prevention
10 16 (22.22%) Windows
10 16 (22.22%) C#
10 16 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (22.22%) IPsec
11 15 (20.83%) Unix
12 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
12 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 13 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (18.06%) Retail Banking
14 12 (16.67%) Degree
14 12 (16.67%) Information Security
14 12 (16.67%) Wireless
14 12 (16.67%) Cisco

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 11 (15.28%) IIS
1 11 (15.28%) WebSphere
2 10 (13.89%) JBoss
2 10 (13.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.56%) Apache
5 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.17%) MindAlign
6 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.78%) SAS
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.89%) Firewall
2 24 (33.33%) VPN
3 20 (27.78%) WAN
4 18 (25.00%) LAN
5 16 (22.22%) IPsec
6 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
7 12 (16.67%) Wireless
8 11 (15.28%) DNS
9 10 (13.89%) VLAN
9 10 (13.89%) VoIP
10 9 (12.50%) BGP
10 9 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
10 9 (12.50%) EIGRP
10 9 (12.50%) MPLS
10 9 (12.50%) OSPF
10 9 (12.50%) VPLS
11 7 (9.72%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (6.94%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) DB2
2 10 (13.89%) RDBMS
2 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (47.22%) Finance
2 24 (33.33%) Retail
3 23 (31.94%) Banking
4 13 (18.06%) Retail Banking
5 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
6 8 (11.11%) Publishing
7 3 (4.17%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.39%) Back Office
8 1 (1.39%) Front Office
8 1 (1.39%) Law
8 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Network Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Consultant
3 12 (16.67%) Network Support
3 12 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (13.89%) Oracle Consultant
5 10 (13.89%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 10 (13.89%) Security Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 8 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
7 8 (11.11%) IT Security Officer
7 8 (11.11%) Security Officer
7 8 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (9.72%) .NET Team Leader
8 7 (9.72%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) Software Consultant
8 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Consultant
8 7 (9.72%) Team Leader
8 7 (9.72%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.39%) XML
2 10 (13.89%) HTML
2 10 (13.89%) Java EE
3 9 (12.50%) .NET
3 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 9 (12.50%) jQuery
3 9 (12.50%) LINQ
3 9 (12.50%) WCF
3 9 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.39%) CSS
6 1 (1.39%) J2EE
6 1 (1.39%) JSON
6 1 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.39%) WAP
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 8 (11.11%) CMDB
4 8 (11.11%) iPad
4 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.56%) PKI
5 4 (5.56%) User Experience
6 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.39%) Handset
7 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) Linux
2 16 (22.22%) Windows
3 15 (20.83%) Unix
4 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.94%) Solaris
6 4 (5.56%) SUSE
7 3 (4.17%) CentOS
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) SIEM
2 17 (23.61%) Data Loss Prevention
2 17 (23.61%) ITIL
3 16 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (16.67%) Information Security
6 11 (15.28%) High Availability
6 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
7 10 (13.89%) SOA
7 10 (13.89%) Time Management
8 9 (12.50%) Line Management
8 9 (12.50%) MVC
8 9 (12.50%) Presales
9 8 (11.11%) Project Management
9 8 (11.11%) Software Architecture
9 8 (11.11%) Web Application Development
10 7 (9.72%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (9.72%) ETL
11 5 (6.94%) Capacity Management
11 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) SQL
2 16 (22.22%) C#
3 11 (15.28%) Java
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.17%) Perl
5 3 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.39%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (13.89%) CISSP
4 9 (12.50%) CCNP
5 8 (11.11%) LPIC
5 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 7 (9.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (4.17%) CISM
8 2 (2.78%) MCSE
8 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.39%) CCNA
9 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.56%) SLA
3 3 (4.17%) COBIT
3 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.11%) Firmware
4 3 (4.17%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (12.50%) SCCM
2 8 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 8 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 8 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) Cacti
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.39%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.39%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) Cisco
3 10 (13.89%) Oracle
3 10 (13.89%) VMware
4 9 (12.50%) F5
4 9 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 9 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 8 (11.11%) Citrix
5 8 (11.11%) IBM
5 8 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.72%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.17%) Aruba
7 3 (4.17%) Proofpoint
8 2 (2.78%) Juniper
8 2 (2.78%) Veeam
9 1 (1.39%) Axway
9 1 (1.39%) Mitel
9 1 (1.39%) Sun
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
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