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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 83 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 0.84% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 4.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SSL
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
257 244 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.88% 20.59% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 235 217 216
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SSL
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SSL Salary Trend in South Wales

SSL
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Cardiff -10 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Torfaen - 1 - -
SSL
Wales

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (85.71%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
4 2 (28.57%) XPath
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Groovy
4 2 (28.57%) Welsh Language
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) JBehave
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 2 (28.57%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
2 2 (28.57%) JBehave
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (14.29%) Automake
3 1 (14.29%) GCC
3 1 (14.29%) GDB
General
1 2 (28.57%) Welsh Language
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Data Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) POSIX
3 1 (14.29%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Code Coverage
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) XPath
3 2 (28.57%) Groovy
3 2 (28.57%) XQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software