The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 95 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.53% 0.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
SSL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
196 200 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.72% 21.83% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 166 150 177
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SSL
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Gloucestershire region.

SSL Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SSL
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -5 2 £29,000 -
Cirencester - 2 £31,500 -
Cheltenham -6 1 £32,500 -
SSL
South West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (53.33%) SMTP
4 8 (53.33%) DHCP
4 8 (53.33%) SIEM
5 7 (46.67%) tcpdump
5 7 (46.67%) vSphere
5 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 7 (46.67%) Snort
5 7 (46.67%) Wireshark
5 7 (46.67%) HTTP
5 7 (46.67%) LDAP
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) Telnet
6 6 (40.00%) FTP
6 6 (40.00%) GCIA
6 6 (40.00%) Network Security
7 5 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (33.33%) SaaS
7 5 (33.33%) PaaS
7 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) Citrix
7 5 (33.33%) VPN
7 5 (33.33%) Finance

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
1 5 (33.33%) PaaS
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) SMTP
3 8 (53.33%) DHCP
4 7 (46.67%) LDAP
4 7 (46.67%) Wireshark
4 7 (46.67%) HTTP
4 7 (46.67%) tcpdump
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 6 (40.00%) FTP
5 6 (40.00%) Telnet
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Network Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) SIEM
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) GCIA
2 1 (6.67%) GCIH
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Snort
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (46.67%) vSphere
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm