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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 76 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% - 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.50% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £41,000 - £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
SSL
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 79 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 19.02% 8.67% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 124 71 144
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SSL
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SSL Salary Trend in Oxford

SSL
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Oxford

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (90.91%) HTTP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (63.64%) SMTP
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) CCNP
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
6 3 (27.27%) TACACS
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) BGP
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) IPsec

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) HTTP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) SMTP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) TACACS
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (18.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Network Support
2 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) SUSE
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Squid
2 2 (18.18%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) ZABBIX
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat