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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 97 99 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 1.27% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 5.64% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 6
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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
265 337 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.19% 22.57% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 227 292 347
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,435 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) VPN
5 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (45.00%) IIS
7 8 (40.00%) HTTPS
7 8 (40.00%) MCSE
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) MySQL
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (20.00%) Xen
10 4 (20.00%) Postfix
10 4 (20.00%) Veeam
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (20.00%) CentOS
10 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (45.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (60.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) HTTPS
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) HTTP
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
7 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Administrator
1 8 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Junior
2 4 (20.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) LAMP
1 4 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) Django
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) Pyramid
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) CentOS
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby
3 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) MCSE
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) LPIC
2 4 (20.00%) RHCE
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) iptables
1 4 (20.00%) KVM
1 4 (20.00%) Postfix
1 4 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (20.00%) HAProxy
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (20.00%) Sun
1 4 (20.00%) Veeam
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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