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 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 184 202 201
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing SSL 43 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.19% 1.06% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 5 7
Average salary £42,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1026 853 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.55% 16.48% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 880 694 952
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 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
Bristol +13 17 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Wiltshire 0 7 £45,000 -25.00%
Devon - 7 £33,000 -
Gloucestershire -1 4 - -
Dorset -4 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Somerset - 3 £27,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 39 (55.71%) Linux
3 25 (35.71%) HTTP
3 25 (35.71%) VMware
4 24 (34.29%) Internet
4 24 (34.29%) IPv4
5 23 (32.86%) Degree
6 22 (31.43%) TCP/IP
6 22 (31.43%) Java
7 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 19 (27.14%) VPN
9 18 (25.71%) PKI
9 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
10 17 (24.29%) Cisco
11 16 (22.86%) Firewall
11 16 (22.86%) IPsec
11 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (22.86%) vSphere
11 16 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 15 (21.43%) C
12 15 (21.43%) C++
13 14 (20.00%) J2EE
13 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 14 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 14 (20.00%) Web Development
14 13 (18.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
15 12 (17.14%) CCNP
15 12 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (17.14%) IIS

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (17.14%) IIS
2 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.43%) Lync
4 7 (10.00%) Apache
5 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.86%) nginx
7 1 (1.43%) CMS
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.43%) TeamSite
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) HTTP
2 24 (34.29%) Internet
2 24 (34.29%) IPv4
3 22 (31.43%) TCP/IP
4 19 (27.14%) VPN
5 16 (22.86%) Firewall
5 16 (22.86%) IPsec
6 11 (15.71%) DNS
7 10 (14.29%) SAN
8 9 (12.86%) LAN
8 9 (12.86%) WAN
8 9 (12.86%) NAS
9 7 (10.00%) WLAN
9 7 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (8.57%) Network Security
10 6 (8.57%) Junos
11 5 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (5.71%) TACACS
13 3 (4.29%) OSPF
13 3 (4.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) Maven
2 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (17.14%) Military
2 2 (2.86%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Support Engineer
2 12 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) UNIX Support
7 4 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) UNIX Support Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.86%) Web Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Designer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Designer
8 2 (2.86%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) J2EE
2 12 (17.14%) HTML
3 11 (15.71%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) STL
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) JSP
5 1 (1.43%) .NET
5 1 (1.43%) SVG
5 1 (1.43%) WebRTC
5 1 (1.43%) WebSockets
5 1 (1.43%) Ajax
5 1 (1.43%) Spring
5 1 (1.43%) MooTools
5 1 (1.43%) Dojo
5 1 (1.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) PKI
2 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.29%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.29%) SCADA
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 39 (55.71%) Linux
3 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (10.00%) CentOS
5 5 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (20.00%) Web Development
2 13 (18.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (17.14%) Information Security
3 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 11 (15.71%) Time Management
5 7 (10.00%) Project Management
5 7 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (8.57%) ITIL
6 6 (8.57%) Migration
7 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.71%) Network Design
7 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.71%) DevOps
7 4 (5.71%) OO
8 3 (4.29%) Service Management
8 3 (4.29%) UML
8 3 (4.29%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.29%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) Java
2 15 (21.43%) C
2 15 (21.43%) C++
3 12 (17.14%) SQL
4 10 (14.29%) Python
5 9 (12.86%) C#
6 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.29%) Assembly Language
7 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (32.86%) Degree
2 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
3 16 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (17.14%) CCNP
4 12 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (11.43%) MCITP
7 7 (10.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.29%) CEH
9 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.86%) CCDP
10 1 (1.43%) MCP
10 1 (1.43%) MCSE
10 1 (1.43%) LPIC
10 1 (1.43%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (22.86%) vSphere
2 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.43%) vCloud
5 2 (2.86%) Xen
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.86%) NFS
6 1 (1.43%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) SCCM
2 4 (5.71%) WSUS
3 2 (2.86%) Hyperic
3 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.43%) Netcool
4 1 (1.43%) Nagios
4 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.43%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) VMware
2 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.29%) Cisco
4 8 (11.43%) IBM
5 7 (10.00%) Juniper
5 7 (10.00%) Dell
6 6 (8.57%) HP
6 6 (8.57%) Avaya
7 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.71%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.86%) F5
8 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.43%) McAfee
9 1 (1.43%) Altiris
9 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle
9 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.43%) IronPort
9 1 (1.43%) Riverbed
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