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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 91 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing SSL 15 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.03% 0.60% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 2.34% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 7
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% +13.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
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
341 427 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.48% 25.42% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 279 359 316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 15 (55.56%) HTTP
2 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) VPN
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) C
5 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.93%) VLAN
6 7 (25.93%) C++
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) Perl
6 7 (25.93%) Network Security
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) LogRhythm
7 6 (22.22%) UNIX
7 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
7 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (22.22%) Back Office
7 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
8 5 (18.52%) VMware
8 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
8 5 (18.52%) Active Directory

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (18.52%) IIS
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) HTTP
2 12 (44.44%) Firewall
3 8 (29.63%) VPN
4 7 (25.93%) VLAN
4 7 (25.93%) Network Security
5 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
7 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (11.11%) Internet
8 3 (11.11%) MPLS
9 2 (7.41%) SAN
9 2 (7.41%) DNS
9 2 (7.41%) Bluetooth
9 2 (7.41%) ZigBee
9 2 (7.41%) 802.15
9 2 (7.41%) X.509
10 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (3.70%) Frame Relay
10 1 (3.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (22.22%) Back Office
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Network Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Security Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) Ajax
2 3 (11.11%) JSON
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) STL
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) mod_perl
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.41%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Smartcard
3 2 (7.41%) DTV
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Perl
2 7 (25.93%) C++
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Ruby
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) RHCE
3 2 (7.41%) LPIC
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) KVM
3 2 (7.41%) iptables
3 2 (7.41%) Xen
3 2 (7.41%) Postfix
3 2 (7.41%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) LogRhythm
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) WatchGuard
3 5 (18.52%) Imperva
3 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
3 5 (18.52%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Mitel
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) F5
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