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 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 90 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.27% 0.77% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 3.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
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
270 265 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.35% 22.73% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 250 233 189
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 August 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 -8 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Torfaen - 1 £32,500 -
SSL
Wales

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) XQuery
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (33.33%) JBehave
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) Gerrit
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Welsh Language
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Data Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) OWASP
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) XQuery
2 2 (33.33%) XPath
2 2 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) TOWER Software
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco