The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 115 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 2.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £63,750 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
389 343 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.53% 20.79% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 313 282 288
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSL
Cambridgeshire

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 31 July 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Apache
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) J2SE
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) Validation
4 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
4 4 (36.36%) Debian
4 4 (36.36%) Replication
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Back Office
4 4 (36.36%) X.509
4 4 (36.36%) Logistics
4 4 (36.36%) STUN
4 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) Squid
4 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) HTTP
2 4 (36.36%) X.509
2 4 (36.36%) STUN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) SNMP
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2SE
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) SAML
2 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (9.09%) Biometrics
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Debian
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
1 4 (36.36%) Logistics
1 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
1 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
1 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) Scala
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Squid
1 4 (36.36%) Corosync
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Veeam