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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 195 211 217
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSL 50 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.73% 3.02% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 23
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £48,650 £50,700
UK excluding London median 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
1056 1227 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.19% 20.62% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1029 815
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +11 24 £46,000 +31.42%
Bristol +22 14 £33,500 -25.55% 1
Somerset -9 6 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Wiltshire +16 3 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Dorset - 3 £67,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SSL.

1 71 (71.72%) Cisco
2 68 (68.69%) VPN
3 57 (57.58%) Juniper
4 51 (51.52%) DNS
5 50 (50.51%) VoIP
6 48 (48.48%) Firewall
7 47 (47.47%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (44.44%) Windows
8 44 (44.44%) Data Centre
9 41 (41.41%) Linux
9 41 (41.41%) Microsoft
10 40 (40.40%) VMware
11 39 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 38 (38.38%) Telecoms
13 36 (36.36%) TCP/IP
14 34 (34.34%) ITIL
15 33 (33.33%) MPLS
15 33 (33.33%) Security Cleared
16 30 (30.30%) Load Balancing
17 27 (27.27%) WAN
18 25 (25.25%) LAN
18 25 (25.25%) Cisco ASA
19 24 (24.24%) SMTP
19 24 (24.24%) MS Exchange
20 23 (23.23%) CCNA
20 23 (23.23%) Wireless
21 22 (22.22%) SQL
22 21 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
23 20 (20.20%) IPsec
23 20 (20.20%) CCNP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (5.05%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.04%) IIS
4 3 (3.03%) Apache
4 3 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.02%) Moodle
5 2 (2.02%) Totara
6 1 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.02%) Office 365
4 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (68.69%) VPN
2 51 (51.52%) DNS
3 50 (50.51%) VoIP
4 48 (48.48%) Firewall
5 36 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 33 (33.33%) MPLS
7 27 (27.27%) WAN
8 25 (25.25%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (25.25%) LAN
9 24 (24.24%) SMTP
10 23 (23.23%) Wireless
11 20 (20.20%) IPsec
12 17 (17.17%) Broadband
12 17 (17.17%) OSPF
13 16 (16.16%) DHCP
13 16 (16.16%) EIGRP
14 14 (14.14%) BGP
14 14 (14.14%) Internet
14 14 (14.14%) Network Security
15 13 (13.13%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) Big Data
2 11 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (38.38%) Telecoms
2 19 (19.19%) Finance
3 12 (12.12%) Multimedia
4 10 (10.10%) Retail
5 4 (4.04%) Games
5 4 (4.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.13%) Voice Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Test Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.08%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Cisco Support
7 6 (6.06%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) Network Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Voice Support Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Principal Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.11%) HTML
1 11 (11.11%) XML
2 9 (9.09%) Spring
3 5 (5.05%) EJB
3 5 (5.05%) Hibernate
3 5 (5.05%) J2EE
3 5 (5.05%) JSON
3 5 (5.05%) OAuth
3 5 (5.05%) OpenID
3 5 (5.05%) REST
3 5 (5.05%) SAML
3 5 (5.05%) SOAP
3 5 (5.05%) Web Services
3 5 (5.05%) XHTML
4 2 (2.02%) .NET
4 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.02%) CSS
4 2 (2.02%) XSLT
5 1 (1.01%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 21 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (15.15%) PKI
4 8 (8.08%) Cybercrime
4 8 (8.08%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.07%) IVR
5 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.05%) Blackberry
6 5 (5.05%) iPhone
6 5 (5.05%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.04%) Digital Media
7 4 (4.04%) Replication
8 2 (2.02%) Clustering
8 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.02%) Learning Management System
8 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.44%) Windows
2 41 (41.41%) Linux
3 13 (13.13%) Android
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.05%) Windows Phone
5 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.04%) Unix
7 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.02%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.01%) CentOS
9 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) ITIL
2 30 (30.30%) Load Balancing
3 20 (20.20%) Network Design
4 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
5 16 (16.16%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (16.16%) Service Delivery
6 15 (15.15%) Validation
7 14 (14.14%) Mentoring
8 13 (13.13%) Automated Testing
9 12 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 10 (10.10%) ITIL V3
12 9 (9.09%) Coaching
13 8 (8.08%) Test Planning
13 8 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (7.07%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (7.07%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.22%) SQL
2 13 (13.13%) Python
3 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.08%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.05%) C
5 5 (5.05%) C#
5 5 (5.05%) C++
5 5 (5.05%) Java
5 5 (5.05%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (47.47%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 23 (23.23%) CCNA
4 20 (20.20%) CCNP
4 20 (20.20%) SC Cleared
5 17 (17.17%) Degree
6 13 (13.13%) CCDP
7 8 (8.08%) CCDA
8 6 (6.06%) CCNP Voice
9 5 (5.05%) CCIE
9 5 (5.05%) DV Cleared
9 5 (5.05%) JNCIA
9 5 (5.05%) MCITP
9 5 (5.05%) MCP
9 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.03%) A+ Certification
10 3 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.02%) MCSE
11 2 (2.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.04%) vSphere
4 3 (3.03%) XenApp
5 2 (2.02%) Snort
5 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.01%) iptables
6 1 (1.01%) NFS
6 1 (1.01%) Squid
6 1 (1.01%) vCloud
6 1 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 13 (13.13%) Cisco UCCE
1 13 (13.13%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (7.07%) SCCM
3 6 (6.06%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (4.04%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (3.03%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.03%) TrustSec
6 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.02%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (1.01%) RSA Archer
7 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (71.72%) Cisco
2 57 (57.58%) Juniper
3 41 (41.41%) Microsoft
4 40 (40.40%) VMware
5 17 (17.17%) CheckPoint
6 13 (13.13%) Intel Security
7 9 (9.09%) F5
7 9 (9.09%) Intel
8 8 (8.08%) Palo Alto
9 7 (7.07%) Aruba
9 7 (7.07%) SolarWinds
10 5 (5.05%) Brocade
11 4 (4.04%) Atlassian
11 4 (4.04%) Blue Coat
11 4 (4.04%) Forcepoint
11 4 (4.04%) HP
11 4 (4.04%) Infoblox
11 4 (4.04%) SonicWALL
12 3 (3.03%) Citrix
12 3 (3.03%) Nortel
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