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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 204 197 203
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSL 35 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.62% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 3.70% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 10
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1213 1026 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.23% 16.83% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 814 731
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Bristol -26 12 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Gloucestershire +1 10 £32,500 -36.89% 1
Somerset +16 5 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Wiltshire -11 4 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Devon -12 3 £35,000 +12.00%
Cornwall - 1 £21,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (57.83%) TCP/IP
2 47 (56.63%) Windows
3 44 (53.01%) VMware
4 35 (42.17%) Linux
5 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
6 32 (38.55%) vSphere
7 25 (30.12%) Active Directory
7 25 (30.12%) DNS
8 24 (28.92%) Cisco
8 24 (28.92%) HTTP
8 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
8 24 (28.92%) LAN
8 24 (28.92%) WAN
9 22 (26.51%) Degree
10 21 (25.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 20 (24.10%) IPsec
11 20 (24.10%) VPN
11 20 (24.10%) HP
11 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (19.28%) SCCM
12 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (19.28%) Project Management
12 16 (19.28%) WLAN
12 16 (19.28%) SQL
12 16 (19.28%) IIS
13 15 (18.07%) Internet
13 15 (18.07%) SAN
13 15 (18.07%) IPv4
13 15 (18.07%) DHCP
13 15 (18.07%) Migration

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
2 16 (19.28%) IIS
3 14 (16.87%) Lync
4 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.20%) Apache
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) SaaS
2 6 (7.23%) Office 365
2 6 (7.23%) IaaS
3 5 (6.02%) PaaS
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (57.83%) TCP/IP
2 25 (30.12%) DNS
3 24 (28.92%) HTTP
3 24 (28.92%) LAN
3 24 (28.92%) WAN
4 20 (24.10%) VPN
4 20 (24.10%) IPsec
5 16 (19.28%) WLAN
6 15 (18.07%) IPv4
6 15 (18.07%) SAN
6 15 (18.07%) Internet
6 15 (18.07%) DHCP
6 15 (18.07%) NAS
7 12 (14.46%) Firewall
8 11 (13.25%) SMTP
9 10 (12.05%) FTP
10 9 (10.84%) LDAP
10 9 (10.84%) Wireshark
11 8 (9.64%) Network Security
11 8 (9.64%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) MySQL
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Support Engineer
2 10 (12.05%) Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (7.23%) Principal Software Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) UNIX Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) UNIX Support
5 6 (7.23%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Network Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Network Intrusion Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) Web Services
1 6 (7.23%) JMX
1 6 (7.23%) Java EE
1 6 (7.23%) REST
2 3 (3.61%) J2EE
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) PKI
2 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) iPhone
3 1 (1.20%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (56.63%) Windows
2 35 (42.17%) Linux
3 14 (16.87%) CentOS
3 14 (16.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (14.46%) UNIX
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.20%) Android
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Project Management
2 15 (18.07%) Migration
3 11 (13.25%) Mentoring
4 9 (10.84%) SIEM
5 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.23%) OO
6 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.23%) Open Source
6 6 (7.23%) Dependency Management
6 6 (7.23%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (7.23%) DevOps
7 5 (6.02%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (6.02%) Security Hardening
7 5 (6.02%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (6.02%) ITIL
7 5 (6.02%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (4.82%) Network Design
9 3 (3.61%) Information Security
9 3 (3.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.28%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) Java
3 6 (7.23%) C++
4 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.41%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) PHP
5 1 (1.20%) VBScript
5 1 (1.20%) VB
5 1 (1.20%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 21 (25.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (16.87%) MCITP
5 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (10.84%) CCNP
7 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.23%) GCIA
9 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.41%) CCNA
11 1 (1.20%) CCSA
11 1 (1.20%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.20%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.20%) GCIH
11 1 (1.20%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (38.55%) vSphere
2 25 (30.12%) Active Directory
3 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (13.25%) vCloud
5 8 (9.64%) Snort
6 3 (3.61%) XenApp
7 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.20%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) SCCM
2 2 (2.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (53.01%) VMware
2 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
3 24 (28.92%) Cisco
4 20 (24.10%) HP
5 14 (16.87%) Dell
5 14 (16.87%) Avaya
5 14 (16.87%) IBM
6 8 (9.64%) CheckPoint
6 8 (9.64%) Citrix
7 7 (8.43%) Juniper
8 6 (7.23%) Oracle
9 5 (6.02%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.20%) F5
10 1 (1.20%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.20%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.20%) Brocade
10 1 (1.20%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.20%) Nokia
10 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.20%) Apple
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
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