The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 61 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.60% 0.16% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 1.02% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £34,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
SSL
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 98 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.14% 16.12% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 59 77 139
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SSL
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SSL Salary Trend in Somerset

SSL
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 3 £34,000 -
SSL
South West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Nokia
4 3 (50.00%) CCSA
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Brocade
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCSA
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) NFS
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Hyperic
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) Netcool
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Nokia
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) IBM