The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 214 190 203
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing SSL 31 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.68% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 4.11% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 5
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SSL
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1099 997 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 16.52% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 960 867 673
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SSL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SSL Salary Trend in the South West

SSL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in the South West

SSL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Wiltshire +2 14 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bristol -8 14 £46,250 -2.63% 3
Somerset +2 3 £47,500 +72.72% 4
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 45 (66.18%) TCP/IP
3 41 (60.29%) VMware
4 40 (58.82%) Linux
5 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
5 27 (39.71%) vSphere
6 25 (36.76%) DNS
6 25 (36.76%) IPsec
7 23 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (29.41%) CentOS
8 20 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (29.41%) NAS
8 20 (29.41%) VPN
8 20 (29.41%) SAN
8 20 (29.41%) LAN
9 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
10 18 (26.47%) WAN
10 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
11 14 (20.59%) vCloud
12 13 (19.12%) Degree
12 13 (19.12%) DHCP
12 13 (19.12%) Cisco
13 12 (17.65%) HTTP
13 12 (17.65%) SQL
13 12 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (16.18%) HP
14 11 (16.18%) SaaS
15 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
15 10 (14.71%) Java
15 10 (14.71%) Firewall

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) IIS
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.82%) Lync
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) SaaS
2 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 6 (8.82%) IaaS
3 5 (7.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (66.18%) TCP/IP
2 25 (36.76%) DNS
2 25 (36.76%) IPsec
3 20 (29.41%) NAS
3 20 (29.41%) VPN
3 20 (29.41%) SAN
3 20 (29.41%) LAN
4 18 (26.47%) WAN
5 13 (19.12%) DHCP
6 12 (17.65%) HTTP
7 10 (14.71%) Firewall
8 8 (11.76%) SMTP
9 7 (10.29%) WLAN
10 6 (8.82%) IPv4
10 6 (8.82%) tcpdump
10 6 (8.82%) Wireshark
10 6 (8.82%) Network Security
10 6 (8.82%) FTP
10 6 (8.82%) LDAP
10 6 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Support Engineer
2 8 (11.76%) Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Technical Support
4 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 6 (8.82%) Technical Team Leader
4 6 (8.82%) Support Team Leader
4 6 (8.82%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 6 (8.82%) Principal Software Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Technical Leader
4 6 (8.82%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Network Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.88%) Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) Web Services
1 6 (8.82%) JMX
1 6 (8.82%) Java EE
1 6 (8.82%) REST
2 4 (5.88%) J2EE
3 3 (4.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) CESG
1 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) iPhone
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 40 (58.82%) Linux
3 20 (29.41%) CentOS
3 20 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (10.29%) UNIX
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.47%) Android
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
2 8 (11.76%) Project Management
2 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.29%) SIEM
4 6 (8.82%) Dependency Management
4 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (8.82%) Open Source
4 6 (8.82%) Migration
4 6 (8.82%) OO
4 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.35%) ITIL
5 5 (7.35%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (7.35%) Cyber Security
6 4 (5.88%) Web Development
6 4 (5.88%) Information Security
6 4 (5.88%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (4.41%) Service Management
7 3 (4.41%) Information Assurance
8 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 10 (14.71%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) Perl
4 1 (1.47%) VBScript
4 1 (1.47%) VB
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Degree
2 12 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.82%) MCITP
5 5 (7.35%) GCIA
5 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) CCNP
6 3 (4.41%) CCNA
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (39.71%) vSphere
2 23 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
4 14 (20.59%) vCloud
5 9 (13.24%) Snort
6 2 (2.94%) XenApp
7 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.47%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (60.29%) VMware
2 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.12%) Cisco
4 11 (16.18%) HP
5 8 (11.76%) Juniper
6 7 (10.29%) Citrix
7 6 (8.82%) Avaya
7 6 (8.82%) Dell
7 6 (8.82%) IBM
7 6 (8.82%) Oracle
8 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.41%) McAfee
9 3 (4.41%) Infoblox
9 3 (4.41%) Splunk
9 3 (4.41%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.41%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.47%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.47%) Apple
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