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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 205 202 184
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing SSL 44 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.47% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 2.71% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 37
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1069 997 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.42% 17.22% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 894 772 908
Average salary £37,000 £38,800 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.63% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +1 15 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Devon +4 12 £35,000 +16.66%
Somerset +16 8 £35,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -16 7 £52,500 +1.94% 6
Wiltshire +4 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Cornwall - 1 £21,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (59.05%) TCP/IP
2 57 (54.29%) Windows
3 51 (48.57%) VMware
4 47 (44.76%) Cisco
5 43 (40.95%) HTTP
6 42 (40.00%) Linux
7 38 (36.19%) DNS
8 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 30 (28.57%) DHCP
9 30 (28.57%) vSphere
10 29 (27.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (27.62%) MS Exchange
11 28 (26.67%) Firewall
12 27 (25.71%) Active Directory
13 26 (24.76%) HP
14 24 (22.86%) FTP
14 24 (22.86%) CheckPoint
14 24 (22.86%) IIS
14 24 (22.86%) IPsec
14 24 (22.86%) Degree
15 23 (21.90%) SQL
15 23 (21.90%) LAN
15 23 (21.90%) WAN
15 23 (21.90%) IBM
15 23 (21.90%) Dell
16 22 (20.95%) VPN
16 22 (20.95%) WLAN
16 22 (20.95%) SAN
16 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 22 (20.95%) Internet

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (27.62%) MS Exchange
2 24 (22.86%) IIS
3 19 (18.10%) Lync
4 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.81%) Apache
5 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Office
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (59.05%) TCP/IP
2 43 (40.95%) HTTP
3 38 (36.19%) DNS
4 30 (28.57%) DHCP
5 28 (26.67%) Firewall
6 24 (22.86%) IPsec
6 24 (22.86%) FTP
7 23 (21.90%) WAN
7 23 (21.90%) LAN
8 22 (20.95%) LDAP
8 22 (20.95%) SAN
8 22 (20.95%) Internet
8 22 (20.95%) WLAN
8 22 (20.95%) VPN
9 21 (20.00%) IPv4
9 21 (20.00%) Telnet
9 21 (20.00%) NAS
10 16 (15.24%) SMTP
11 11 (10.48%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (8.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 20 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 13 (12.38%) Lead Network Engineer
4 12 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Server Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) UNIX Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) UNIX Support Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) UNIX Support
7 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Network Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Network Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) IT Support Technician
11 3 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) HTML
1 4 (3.81%) J2EE
1 4 (3.81%) JSP
1 4 (3.81%) XML
2 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) PKI
2 4 (3.81%) Clustering
3 2 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.95%) iPhone
4 1 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 57 (54.29%) Windows
2 42 (40.00%) Linux
3 14 (13.33%) CentOS
3 14 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (8.57%) UNIX
5 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.95%) Android
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.05%) Project Management
1 20 (19.05%) Migration
2 16 (15.24%) Information Security
3 13 (12.38%) Network Architecture
4 12 (11.43%) DevOps
5 9 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (8.57%) SIEM
6 7 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (6.67%) Service Management
6 7 (6.67%) ITIL
7 5 (4.76%) Change Management
7 5 (4.76%) Network Design
7 5 (4.76%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.81%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.81%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (3.81%) Cyber Security
8 4 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.81%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (3.81%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.90%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) Bash Shell
2 8 (7.62%) Perl
3 4 (3.81%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) C++
4 2 (1.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (27.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (22.86%) Degree
3 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (18.10%) MCITP
6 18 (17.14%) CCNP
7 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
8 13 (12.38%) SC Cleared
9 7 (6.67%) CCNA
10 6 (5.71%) GCIA
11 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.86%) CCSA
12 2 (1.90%) GCIH
13 1 (0.95%) CCSE
13 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.95%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.95%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (28.57%) vSphere
2 27 (25.71%) Active Directory
3 20 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (10.48%) vCloud
5 8 (7.62%) Snort
6 4 (3.81%) NFS
6 4 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.86%) XenApp
8 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (18.10%) SCCM
2 4 (3.81%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.81%) Hyperic
2 4 (3.81%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.81%) Netcool
2 4 (3.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (48.57%) VMware
2 47 (44.76%) Cisco
3 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 26 (24.76%) HP
5 24 (22.86%) CheckPoint
6 23 (21.90%) Dell
6 23 (21.90%) IBM
7 20 (19.05%) Juniper
8 19 (18.10%) Avaya
9 6 (5.71%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.81%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.81%) Brocade
10 4 (3.81%) Nokia
10 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.81%) McAfee
10 4 (3.81%) Oracle
10 4 (3.81%) Business Objects
11 3 (2.86%) Citrix
12 2 (1.90%) LogRhythm
13 1 (0.95%) F5
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago