The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 166 180 147
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs citing SSL 20 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 1.06% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 7
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,900 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £48,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
573 752 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.43% 20.54% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 484 580 353
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 27 (67.50%) Windows
3 19 (47.50%) DNS
4 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 16 (40.00%) Linux
4 16 (40.00%) IPsec
5 15 (37.50%) VPN
5 15 (37.50%) MPLS
5 15 (37.50%) BGP
6 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (35.00%) SIEM
7 13 (32.50%) Project Management
7 13 (32.50%) CheckPoint
7 13 (32.50%) Cryptography
7 13 (32.50%) Network Design
7 13 (32.50%) Security Testing
8 12 (30.00%) VPLS
8 12 (30.00%) VRRP
8 12 (30.00%) EIGRP
8 12 (30.00%) SLA
8 12 (30.00%) LAN
8 12 (30.00%) WAN
8 12 (30.00%) Load Balancing
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (30.00%) DMVPN
8 12 (30.00%) HSRP
8 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
9 11 (27.50%) Business Continuity Planning

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (17.50%) Apache
1 7 (17.50%) nginx
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Jetty
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (15.00%) Amazon S3
2 6 (15.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.50%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 19 (47.50%) DNS
3 16 (40.00%) IPsec
4 15 (37.50%) VPN
4 15 (37.50%) MPLS
4 15 (37.50%) BGP
5 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (30.00%) VPLS
6 12 (30.00%) VRRP
6 12 (30.00%) EIGRP
6 12 (30.00%) LAN
6 12 (30.00%) WAN
6 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (30.00%) DMVPN
6 12 (30.00%) HSRP
6 12 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
7 11 (27.50%) Wireless
8 9 (22.50%) PPP
8 9 (22.50%) L2TP
8 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (15.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
1 13 (32.50%) Security Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (22.50%) Implementation Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.50%) Support Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
2 1 (2.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Cryptography
2 6 (15.00%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (7.50%) CMDB
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) CentOS
4 4 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) SIEM
2 13 (32.50%) Project Management
2 13 (32.50%) Network Design
2 13 (32.50%) Security Testing
3 12 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 12 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (27.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 11 (27.50%) BCP
4 11 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (27.50%) Business Continuity
5 10 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (25.00%) ITIL
6 9 (22.50%) Coaching
7 4 (10.00%) Security Management
7 4 (10.00%) Change Management
8 3 (7.50%) Network Architecture
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) PHP
1 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (22.50%) CCNP
2 9 (22.50%) CCDA
2 9 (22.50%) CCDP
2 9 (22.50%) CCSE
2 9 (22.50%) CCSA
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Xen
1 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) NFS
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Nagios
2 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco
2 13 (32.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (15.00%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) Brocade
5 3 (7.50%) Juniper
6 2 (5.00%) Sophos
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) Hyland
6 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.00%) Akamai
6 2 (5.00%) QNAP
7 1 (2.50%) F5
7 1 (2.50%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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