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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 113 102 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.65% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 2.70% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -17.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
414 370 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.34% 23.92% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 315 311 313
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) Bugzilla
2 5 (62.50%) Debian
2 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 5 (62.50%) Logistics
2 5 (62.50%) Squid
2 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Back Office
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) nginx
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (62.50%) Corosync
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) X.509
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) STUN
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Bugzilla
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) J2SE
2 1 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Debian
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Validation
1 5 (62.50%) Logistics
1 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Squid
1 5 (62.50%) Corosync
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft