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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 187 214 206
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Permanent jobs citing SSL 63 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 0.64% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.50% 3.55% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 23
Average salary £45,250 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £52,500 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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
1145 1098 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.23% 17.93% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 981 917 777
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Gloucestershire +25 23 £50,000 - 4
Wiltshire +11 18 £46,150 -12.09%
Bristol +1 12 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Somerset -2 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Dorset - 1 £67,500 - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 61 (55.45%) VPN
2 60 (54.55%) Cisco
3 56 (50.91%) DNS
4 52 (47.27%) Linux
5 46 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (40.91%) Juniper
6 45 (40.91%) VoIP
7 44 (40.00%) Windows
8 42 (38.18%) Microsoft
8 42 (38.18%) Data Centre
9 40 (36.36%) TCP/IP
9 40 (36.36%) Firewall
9 40 (36.36%) VMware
10 39 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (34.55%) ITIL
12 31 (28.18%) Security Cleared
13 30 (27.27%) Load Balancing
13 30 (27.27%) Telecoms
14 28 (25.45%) Internet
14 28 (25.45%) LAN
14 28 (25.45%) WAN
15 27 (24.55%) DHCP
15 27 (24.55%) MPLS
15 27 (24.55%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (21.82%) SC Cleared
16 24 (21.82%) Degree
16 24 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (20.91%) Software Engineering
18 22 (20.00%) Wireless
18 22 (20.00%) CCNP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.55%) Alfresco
2 5 (4.55%) Apache
2 5 (4.55%) Joomla!
3 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.73%) IIS
4 3 (2.73%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (55.45%) VPN
2 56 (50.91%) DNS
3 45 (40.91%) VoIP
4 40 (36.36%) Firewall
4 40 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 28 (25.45%) Internet
5 28 (25.45%) LAN
5 28 (25.45%) WAN
6 27 (24.55%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (24.55%) DHCP
6 27 (24.55%) MPLS
7 22 (20.00%) Wireless
8 21 (19.09%) OSPF
9 20 (18.18%) EIGRP
10 19 (17.27%) SMTP
11 18 (16.36%) BGP
11 18 (16.36%) IPsec
12 17 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (15.45%) HSRP
13 15 (13.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.45%) Big Data
2 10 (9.09%) MySQL
2 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Ant
1 5 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
1 5 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 5 (4.55%) Maven
1 5 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 30 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 18 (16.36%) Finance
3 11 (10.00%) Multimedia
4 10 (9.09%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 18 (16.36%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.45%) Voice Engineer
3 13 (11.82%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Cisco Support
5 10 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Voice Support Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) IT Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Java Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (5.45%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (5.45%) Network Specialist
8 6 (5.45%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Principal Security Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.55%) XML
2 12 (10.91%) Spring
3 11 (10.00%) HTML
3 11 (10.00%) SOAP
3 11 (10.00%) Web Services
3 11 (10.00%) XHTML
4 8 (7.27%) Hibernate
5 6 (5.45%) JSON
5 6 (5.45%) OAuth
5 6 (5.45%) OpenID
5 6 (5.45%) REST
5 6 (5.45%) SAML
6 5 (4.55%) Apache Flex
6 5 (4.55%) CSS
6 5 (4.55%) Dojo
6 5 (4.55%) HTML5
6 5 (4.55%) JPA
6 5 (4.55%) Middleware
6 5 (4.55%) Spring MVC
6 5 (4.55%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 42 (38.18%) Data Centre
2 24 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (17.27%) PKI
4 12 (10.91%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.36%) Cybercrime
5 7 (6.36%) IVR
5 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.36%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.45%) Replication
7 5 (4.55%) Blackberry
7 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.55%) Digital Media
7 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.55%) Internet of Things
7 5 (4.55%) RIA
8 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (3.64%) EqualLogic
8 4 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (47.27%) Linux
2 44 (40.00%) Windows
3 12 (10.91%) Android
4 7 (6.36%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.64%) Unix
7 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.82%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.91%) CentOS
9 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.55%) ITIL
2 30 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 23 (20.91%) Software Engineering
4 19 (17.27%) Validation
5 17 (15.45%) Network Design
6 16 (14.55%) Service Delivery
7 15 (13.64%) UML
8 12 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
10 10 (9.09%) Open Source
10 10 (9.09%) SDLC
11 8 (7.27%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (7.27%) Project Management
12 7 (6.36%) Automated Testing
12 7 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
12 7 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) SQL
2 13 (11.82%) Java
3 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.36%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.36%) Python
5 5 (4.55%) C
5 5 (4.55%) C++
6 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (28.18%) Security Cleared
3 24 (21.82%) Degree
3 24 (21.82%) SC Cleared
4 22 (20.00%) CCNP
5 19 (17.27%) CCNA
6 12 (10.91%) CCDP
7 10 (9.09%) CCNP Voice
8 8 (7.27%) CCDA
9 5 (4.55%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.64%) CCA
10 4 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.73%) A+ Certification
11 3 (2.73%) CCIE
11 3 (2.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (2.73%) MCITP
11 3 (2.73%) MCP
11 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.73%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.91%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) SLA
2 5 (4.55%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.36%) XenApp
4 6 (5.45%) vSphere
5 4 (3.64%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.82%) Postfix
6 2 (1.82%) Snort
7 1 (0.91%) iptables
7 1 (0.91%) NFS
7 1 (0.91%) Squid
7 1 (0.91%) vCloud
7 1 (0.91%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (15.45%) Cisco CUCM
1 17 (15.45%) Cisco UCCE
1 17 (15.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 10 (9.09%) Cisco IPCC
3 9 (8.18%) SCCM
4 4 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (2.73%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.73%) RSA Security Analytics
5 3 (2.73%) SCOM
6 1 (0.91%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.91%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 60 (54.55%) Cisco
2 45 (40.91%) Juniper
3 42 (38.18%) Microsoft
4 40 (36.36%) VMware
5 15 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 13 (11.82%) Intel Security
7 10 (9.09%) Palo Alto
8 9 (8.18%) F5
8 9 (8.18%) Intel
9 7 (6.36%) Aruba
9 7 (6.36%) Citrix
9 7 (6.36%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.45%) HP
11 5 (4.55%) Adobe
11 5 (4.55%) Brocade
12 4 (3.64%) Blue Coat
12 4 (3.64%) Dell
12 4 (3.64%) Infoblox
12 4 (3.64%) Sophos
12 4 (3.64%) Veeam
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £55000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago