The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 157 166 187
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs citing SSL 8 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.60% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 3.65% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 8
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SSL
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
437 575 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.97% 16.49% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 382 488 588
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SSL
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SSL Salary Trend in Leeds

SSL
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SSL.

1 28 (75.68%) Firewall
2 21 (56.76%) VPN
2 21 (56.76%) Cisco
3 20 (54.05%) Linux
4 18 (48.65%) IPsec
4 18 (48.65%) BGP
5 16 (43.24%) MPLS
5 16 (43.24%) OSPF
5 16 (43.24%) VoIP
6 15 (40.54%) Juniper
6 15 (40.54%) Brocade
6 15 (40.54%) VLAN
7 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
8 11 (29.73%) DNS
9 8 (21.62%) Web Services
9 8 (21.62%) Coaching
10 7 (18.92%) Analytics
10 7 (18.92%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (18.92%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (18.92%) Security Operations
10 7 (18.92%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (18.92%) Wireshark
10 7 (18.92%) SIEM
10 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (18.92%) HTTPS
10 7 (18.92%) IPv4
10 7 (18.92%) IPv6
10 7 (18.92%) CISSP
10 7 (18.92%) GCIA
10 7 (18.92%) GCIH

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) Firewall
2 21 (56.76%) VPN
3 18 (48.65%) BGP
3 18 (48.65%) IPsec
4 16 (43.24%) MPLS
4 16 (43.24%) OSPF
4 16 (43.24%) VoIP
5 15 (40.54%) VLAN
6 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
7 11 (29.73%) DNS
8 7 (18.92%) HTTPS
8 7 (18.92%) IPv4
8 7 (18.92%) IPv6
8 7 (18.92%) Wireshark
9 6 (16.22%) LAN
9 6 (16.22%) WAN
10 5 (13.51%) HSRP
10 5 (13.51%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (13.51%) VRRP
11 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MySQL
1 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Implementation Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Installations Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) LAMP
2 5 (13.51%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Cyberthreat
1 7 (18.92%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) CentOS
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Coaching
2 7 (18.92%) Analytics
2 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (18.92%) Malware Analysis
2 7 (18.92%) Security Operations
2 7 (18.92%) SIEM
3 5 (13.51%) BCP
3 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
3 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.51%) Network Design
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Service Design
5 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Python
1 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) CISSP
1 7 (18.92%) GCIA
1 7 (18.92%) GCIH
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) CCSA
5 2 (5.41%) CCSE
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
1 5 (13.51%) SELinux
2 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Cisco
2 15 (40.54%) Brocade
2 15 (40.54%) Juniper
3 6 (16.22%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL