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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 101 95 112
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 10 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% 1.04% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 4.46% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
360 336 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.29% 23.38% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 266 257 321
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (64.71%) HTTP
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) Back Office
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Network Security
5 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
5 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
5 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) VLAN
7 3 (17.65%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) Perl
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) UNIX
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) HTTP
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) Network Security
4 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) VLAN
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
8 1 (5.88%) SSH
8 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
8 1 (5.88%) IPsec
8 1 (5.88%) HSRP
8 1 (5.88%) 4G
8 1 (5.88%) LTE
8 1 (5.88%) RIP
8 1 (5.88%) SNMP
8 1 (5.88%) GPRS
8 1 (5.88%) GSM
8 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (35.29%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Security Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Smartcard
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) C
2 4 (23.53%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Squid
1 1 (5.88%) Corosync
1 1 (5.88%) KVM
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.88%) Imperva
3 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harris Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago