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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 97 116 101
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing SSL 7 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.17% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.18% 0.70% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 10
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
220 431 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.79% 23.75% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 204 326 304
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) Perl
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
3 18 (72.00%) Apache
3 18 (72.00%) Python
3 18 (72.00%) Red Hat
3 18 (72.00%) Marketing
3 18 (72.00%) Digital Marketing
3 18 (72.00%) CentOS
4 17 (68.00%) Firewall
5 16 (64.00%) DNS
6 13 (52.00%) Java
7 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
7 12 (48.00%) Postfix
8 11 (44.00%) HTML
8 11 (44.00%) MySQL
8 11 (44.00%) Windows
9 10 (40.00%) CSS
9 10 (40.00%) Shell Script
9 10 (40.00%) Subversion
9 10 (40.00%) qmail
9 10 (40.00%) HAProxy
10 9 (36.00%) MariaDB
10 9 (36.00%) Zope
10 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
11 8 (32.00%) Plone
11 8 (32.00%) CMS
11 8 (32.00%) Varnish
11 8 (32.00%) nginx
11 8 (32.00%) systemd

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (72.00%) Apache
2 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (36.00%) Zope
3 8 (32.00%) Plone
3 8 (32.00%) nginx
3 8 (32.00%) CMS
4 2 (8.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) DNS
3 6 (24.00%) HTTP
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.00%) ZigBee
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
5 2 (8.00%) 802.15
5 2 (8.00%) X.509
5 2 (8.00%) Bluetooth
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
6 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 9 (36.00%) MariaDB
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 18 (72.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (28.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Java Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) J2EE
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) Ajax
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) REST
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.00%) DTV
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 18 (72.00%) CentOS
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) Perl
3 18 (72.00%) Python
4 13 (52.00%) Java
5 10 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) C
7 3 (12.00%) C++
8 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (8.00%) Ruby
9 1 (4.00%) VB
9 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) RHCE
1 2 (8.00%) LPIC
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Postfix
2 10 (40.00%) qmail
3 8 (32.00%) Varnish
4 2 (8.00%) KVM
4 2 (8.00%) iptables
4 2 (8.00%) Xen
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) HAProxy
2 8 (32.00%) systemd
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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