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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 49 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SSL 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.69% 1.29% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 9.30% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SSL
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 43 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 16.96% 13.87% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 41
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,473 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SSL
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SSL Salary Trend in Solihull

SSL
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) SecurID
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Junos
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Junos
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) Fujitsu