The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 46 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.04% 0.30% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 1.35% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
SSL
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.00% 22.42% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 64 61
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SSL
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SSL Salary Trend in Ipswich

SSL
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 12 (70.59%) VPN
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) Wireless
2 12 (70.59%) IPsec
2 12 (70.59%) Network Security
3 11 (64.71%) PKI
4 10 (58.82%) CCSE
4 10 (58.82%) SSH
4 10 (58.82%) CCSA
4 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
4 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
4 10 (58.82%) Sourcefire
5 5 (29.41%) UNIX
5 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
8 2 (11.76%) CCNA
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (29.41%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
1 12 (70.59%) VPN
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
1 12 (70.59%) Wireless
1 12 (70.59%) IPsec
1 12 (70.59%) Network Security
2 10 (58.82%) SSH
2 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) Telnet
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.88%) X.509
4 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.76%) SQLPlus
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Security Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) OAuth
2 1 (5.88%) SPNEGO
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) WSH
2 1 (5.88%) SAML
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.88%) Information Security
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Use Case
2 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.88%) DevOps
2 1 (5.88%) UML
2 1 (5.88%) ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCSA
1 10 (58.82%) CCSE
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
1 10 (58.82%) Sourcefire
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) ForgeRock
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft