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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 166 198 209
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +11
Permanent jobs citing SSL 63 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.55% 2.34% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 59 14 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
962 940 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.11% 16.98% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 831 712 1005
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +7 20 £40,000 +4.57% 2
Gloucestershire +13 19 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Wiltshire +7 10 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Devon - 10 £35,000 -
Somerset +12 3 £34,000 -
Dorset -27 1 £33,500 -21.17%
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 69 (58.97%) Windows
2 63 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 57 (48.72%) Linux
4 54 (46.15%) HTTP
5 50 (42.74%) VMware
6 47 (40.17%) DNS
7 43 (36.75%) Cisco
8 40 (34.19%) DHCP
9 34 (29.06%) FTP
10 33 (28.21%) VPN
10 33 (28.21%) Firewall
11 32 (27.35%) Information Security
11 32 (27.35%) LDAP
11 32 (27.35%) Security Cleared
12 31 (26.50%) SQL
13 30 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
13 30 (25.64%) Degree
14 29 (24.79%) Microsoft
14 29 (24.79%) IPsec
14 29 (24.79%) Telnet
15 28 (23.93%) SMTP
15 28 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (23.08%) CCNP
16 27 (23.08%) CheckPoint
17 26 (22.22%) Internet
18 25 (21.37%) IPv4
19 24 (20.51%) SAN
19 24 (20.51%) vSphere
19 24 (20.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 23 (19.66%) Juniper

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (14.53%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.82%) IIS
3 10 (8.55%) Lync
4 7 (5.98%) Apache
4 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (5.13%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 63 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 54 (46.15%) HTTP
3 47 (40.17%) DNS
4 40 (34.19%) DHCP
5 34 (29.06%) FTP
6 33 (28.21%) VPN
6 33 (28.21%) Firewall
7 32 (27.35%) LDAP
8 29 (24.79%) Telnet
8 29 (24.79%) IPsec
9 28 (23.93%) SMTP
10 26 (22.22%) Internet
11 25 (21.37%) IPv4
12 24 (20.51%) SAN
13 21 (17.95%) NAS
14 16 (13.68%) Network Security
15 14 (11.97%) LAN
15 14 (11.97%) WAN
16 13 (11.11%) WLAN
17 11 (9.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 18 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.98%) Banking
3 6 (5.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (20.51%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.24%) Support Engineer
3 17 (14.53%) Lead Network Engineer
4 16 (13.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (11.11%) Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (9.40%) UNIX Support
7 11 (9.40%) UNIX Engineer
7 11 (9.40%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Server Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Windows Server Engineer
12 3 (2.56%) IT Support
12 3 (2.56%) IT Security Engineer
12 3 (2.56%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) HTML
1 12 (10.26%) XML
2 5 (4.27%) J2EE
3 4 (3.42%) JSP
4 3 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) PKI
2 6 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.13%) Clustering
3 3 (2.56%) Smartcard
3 3 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.71%) SCADA
4 2 (1.71%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.71%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 69 (58.97%) Windows
2 57 (48.72%) Linux
3 15 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (11.97%) UNIX
4 14 (11.97%) CentOS
5 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) Information Security
2 19 (16.24%) Network Architecture
3 13 (11.11%) SIEM
4 12 (10.26%) DevOps
5 11 (9.40%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (8.55%) Project Management
7 9 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.69%) Cyber Security
8 8 (6.84%) Migration
8 8 (6.84%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.98%) ITIL
9 7 (5.98%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.98%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.13%) ITIL V3
10 6 (5.13%) Time Management
10 6 (5.13%) Performance Management
10 6 (5.13%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (5.13%) Service Management
11 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.50%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) C++
2 11 (9.40%) Java
3 10 (8.55%) Bash Shell
4 9 (7.69%) Perl
5 8 (6.84%) C
6 6 (5.13%) C#
6 6 (5.13%) Python
7 2 (1.71%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.71%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (27.35%) Security Cleared
2 30 (25.64%) Degree
2 30 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (23.08%) CCNP
4 24 (20.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (16.24%) SC Cleared
6 17 (14.53%) DV Cleared
7 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (8.55%) MCITP
9 8 (6.84%) CCNA
10 5 (4.27%) GCIA
10 5 (4.27%) GCIH
11 3 (2.56%) MCP
11 3 (2.56%) MCSE
11 3 (2.56%) CCSA
12 2 (1.71%) CCDP
13 1 (0.85%) CCIE
13 1 (0.85%) GIAC
13 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (20.51%) vSphere
3 22 (18.80%) Active Directory
4 14 (11.97%) vCloud
5 9 (7.69%) Snort
6 6 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.13%) NFS
7 3 (2.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.85%) Xen
8 1 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) SCCM
2 6 (5.13%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.13%) Hyperic
3 5 (4.27%) Netcool
3 5 (4.27%) WSUS
4 4 (3.42%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 50 (42.74%) VMware
2 43 (36.75%) Cisco
3 29 (24.79%) Microsoft
4 27 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 23 (19.66%) Juniper
6 16 (13.68%) IBM
7 14 (11.97%) HP
7 14 (11.97%) Dell
8 10 (8.55%) Avaya
9 6 (5.13%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.13%) Oracle
9 6 (5.13%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.27%) LogRhythm
11 4 (3.42%) Nokia
11 4 (3.42%) McAfee
11 4 (3.42%) Brocade
11 4 (3.42%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.42%) Business Objects
12 3 (2.56%) Citrix
12 3 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago