The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 37 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.59% 2.65% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 14.71% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -
SSL
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.65% 17.99% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 14
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SSL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SSL Salary Trend in the Midlands

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) POP3
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) IKE
1 1 (50.00%) IPX
1 1 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
1 1 (50.00%) PPP
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) POP3
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) IKE
1 1 (50.00%) IPX
1 1 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
1 1 (50.00%) PPP
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) E-business
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint