The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 195 213 199
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing SSL 38 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 0.83% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £36,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1039 841 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.86% 16.14% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 877 697 913
Average salary £35,000 £38,472 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.02% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSL
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Bristol +12 16 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Wiltshire -6 6 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Devon - 6 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 4 - - 1
Dorset -9 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Somerset - 2 £26,000 - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 49 (76.56%) Windows
2 35 (54.69%) Linux
3 23 (35.94%) HTTP
4 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
4 21 (32.81%) Java
4 21 (32.81%) Internet
4 21 (32.81%) VMware
5 20 (31.25%) IPv4
5 20 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 20 (31.25%) Degree
6 17 (26.56%) PKI
6 17 (26.56%) Security Cleared
6 17 (26.56%) VPN
7 16 (25.00%) Web Development
8 15 (23.44%) Firewall
8 15 (23.44%) Cisco
9 14 (21.88%) C
9 14 (21.88%) C++
9 14 (21.88%) IPsec
9 14 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (21.88%) vSphere
10 13 (20.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (20.31%) Configuration Management
10 13 (20.31%) HTML
10 13 (20.31%) J2EE
10 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
11 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
11 12 (18.75%) Military
11 12 (18.75%) Information Security

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (15.63%) IIS
2 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.94%) Lync
4 5 (7.81%) Apache
5 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.13%) nginx
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.56%) TeamSite
7 1 (1.56%) CMS
7 1 (1.56%) Confluence
7 1 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.56%) Mule
7 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.94%) HTTP
2 21 (32.81%) Internet
3 20 (31.25%) IPv4
3 20 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 17 (26.56%) VPN
5 15 (23.44%) Firewall
6 14 (21.88%) IPsec
7 10 (15.63%) DNS
8 9 (14.06%) LAN
8 9 (14.06%) WAN
9 8 (12.50%) NAS
9 8 (12.50%) SAN
10 7 (10.94%) WLAN
11 6 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (7.81%) Junos
12 5 (7.81%) Network Security
12 5 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (4.69%) SMTP
13 3 (4.69%) DHCP
13 3 (4.69%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) JUnit
3 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.56%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.56%) Mockito
3 1 (1.56%) FindBugs
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.56%) Checkstyle
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 12 (18.75%) Military
2 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.69%) Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Network Support
9 2 (3.13%) UNIX Support
9 2 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) HTML
1 13 (20.31%) J2EE
2 10 (15.63%) XML
3 4 (6.25%) CSS
4 3 (4.69%) Dojo
4 3 (4.69%) jQuery
4 3 (4.69%) MooTools
4 3 (4.69%) Ajax
5 2 (3.13%) STL
5 2 (3.13%) .NET
5 2 (3.13%) JSP
6 1 (1.56%) Servlets
6 1 (1.56%) EJB
6 1 (1.56%) SVG
6 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.56%) ICEfaces
6 1 (1.56%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (1.56%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.56%) WebRTC
6 1 (1.56%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) PKI
2 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.13%) SCADA
3 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 49 (76.56%) Windows
2 35 (54.69%) Linux
3 6 (9.38%) CentOS
3 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.69%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Web Development
2 13 (20.31%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (20.31%) Configuration Management
3 12 (18.75%) Information Security
3 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 11 (17.19%) Time Management
5 6 (9.38%) Project Management
5 6 (9.38%) Migration
6 5 (7.81%) ITIL
6 5 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.69%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) DevOps
8 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (4.69%) Network Design
8 3 (4.69%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) C
2 14 (21.88%) C++
3 11 (17.19%) SQL
4 10 (15.63%) Python
5 9 (14.06%) C#
6 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Degree
2 17 (26.56%) Security Cleared
3 14 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (15.63%) CCNP
4 10 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (10.94%) MCITP
6 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) CEH
8 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) CCDP
9 1 (1.56%) CCENT
9 1 (1.56%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (21.88%) vSphere
2 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.94%) vCloud
5 1 (1.56%) NFS
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.56%) Squid
5 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) WSUS
3 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.56%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
1 21 (32.81%) VMware
2 15 (23.44%) Cisco
3 6 (9.38%) Juniper
3 6 (9.38%) IBM
3 6 (9.38%) Dell
4 5 (7.81%) HP
4 5 (7.81%) Avaya
5 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle
7 1 (1.56%) JBoss
7 1 (1.56%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.56%) McAfee
7 1 (1.56%) Altiris
7 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.56%) Riverbed
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