The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 90 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing SSL 18 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.21% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 2.43% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 7
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SSL
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 412 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.54% 22.97% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 284 340 308
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SSL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SSL Salary Trend in Cambridge

SSL
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (50.00%) HTTP
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) Perl
6 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.00%) Python
6 7 (25.00%) VPN
6 7 (25.00%) Network Security
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (21.43%) LogRhythm
7 6 (21.43%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
7 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 6 (21.43%) Apache
7 6 (21.43%) UNIX
7 6 (21.43%) C
7 6 (21.43%) HTML
7 6 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (21.43%) VLAN
7 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (21.43%) Back Office
8 5 (17.86%) Telecoms

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (21.43%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) JBoss
4 2 (7.14%) CMS
4 2 (7.14%) Zope
4 2 (7.14%) Plone
4 2 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) HTTP
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) Network Security
2 7 (25.00%) VPN
3 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
3 6 (21.43%) VLAN
4 5 (17.86%) Ethernet
5 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (10.71%) DNS
6 3 (10.71%) Internet
6 3 (10.71%) MPLS
7 2 (7.14%) SAN
7 2 (7.14%) Bluetooth
7 2 (7.14%) ZigBee
7 2 (7.14%) 802.15
7 2 (7.14%) X.509
8 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (3.57%) Frame Relay
8 1 (3.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (21.43%) Back Office
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Network Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Security Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) Ajax
3 3 (10.71%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) J2EE
3 3 (10.71%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) mod_perl
5 1 (3.57%) STL
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) DTV
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.57%) Wiki
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (21.43%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Perl
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) C
5 5 (17.86%) C++
6 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) Embedded C
7 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby
8 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.57%) VB
9 1 (3.57%) PHP
9 1 (3.57%) C#
9 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) RHCE
3 2 (7.14%) LPIC
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Postfix
3 3 (10.71%) Varnish
3 3 (10.71%) KVM
4 2 (7.14%) iptables
4 2 (7.14%) qmail
4 2 (7.14%) Firmware
4 2 (7.14%) Xen
5 1 (3.57%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HAProxy
2 2 (7.14%) systemd
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) LogRhythm
3 5 (17.86%) WatchGuard
3 5 (17.86%) Imperva
3 5 (17.86%) 3PAR
3 5 (17.86%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.71%) Mitel
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) F5
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago