The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 114 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 18 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.91% 0.80% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.34% 4.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
SSL
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
284 306 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.36% 16.41% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 241 218 242
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SSL
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SSL Salary Trend in Bristol

SSL
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Bristol

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (72.73%) Internet
2 22 (66.67%) Degree
3 21 (63.64%) IPv4
3 21 (63.64%) HTTP
4 18 (54.55%) Linux
5 11 (33.33%) UNIX
6 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 9 (27.27%) DevOps
8 6 (18.18%) Firewall
8 6 (18.18%) IPsec
8 6 (18.18%) PKI
8 6 (18.18%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) VPN
8 6 (18.18%) DNS
9 5 (15.15%) SMTP
10 4 (12.12%) J2EE
10 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.12%) Finance
10 4 (12.12%) Web Development
11 3 (9.09%) Network Security
11 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
11 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (9.09%) Junos
11 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
11 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.06%) nginx
2 1 (3.03%) TeamSite
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Internet
2 21 (63.64%) HTTP
2 21 (63.64%) IPv4
3 6 (18.18%) VPN
3 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) IPsec
4 5 (15.15%) SMTP
5 3 (9.09%) LDAP
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.09%) Junos
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (9.09%) TACACS
6 2 (6.06%) FTP
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) UNIX Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) UNIX Support
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) Smartcard
2 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) UNIX
3 10 (30.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) DevOps
2 4 (12.12%) Web Development
3 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 3 (9.09%) Information Security
3 3 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (6.06%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) CCDP
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.09%) Juniper
1 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
1 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
1 3 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (3.03%) F5
2 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
2 1 (3.03%) IronPort
2 1 (3.03%) Cognizant