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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 189 186 205
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing SSL 58 61 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 1.01% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 6.26% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 14
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,100
UK excluding London average 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
1081 974 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.02% 16.18% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 914 838 693
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 8 February 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 8 February 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
Bristol +2 24 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Wiltshire +5 14 £46,150 -2.84% 4
Gloucestershire -4 11 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Devon -3 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Somerset -4 4 £40,000 +17.64%
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 56 (60.22%) Linux
2 48 (51.61%) Windows
3 43 (46.24%) DNS
4 32 (34.41%) Cisco
4 32 (34.41%) VPN
5 31 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 29 (31.18%) VMware
7 28 (30.11%) Internet
8 27 (29.03%) Firewall
8 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 26 (27.96%) Juniper
10 25 (26.88%) IPsec
10 25 (26.88%) DHCP
10 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (24.73%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
13 21 (22.58%) SC Cleared
13 21 (22.58%) ITIL
14 20 (21.51%) SAN
14 20 (21.51%) Degree
14 20 (21.51%) Data Centre
15 18 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
15 18 (19.35%) Java
16 17 (18.28%) XML
16 17 (18.28%) LAN
17 16 (17.20%) VoIP
17 16 (17.20%) Active Directory
18 15 (16.13%) UML

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 11 (11.83%) Apache
2 8 (8.60%) IIS
3 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.38%) Alfresco
4 5 (5.38%) Joomla!
5 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.23%) nginx
6 3 (3.23%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.30%) Office 365
4 3 (3.23%) CloudFront
4 3 (3.23%) GitHub
5 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (46.24%) DNS
2 32 (34.41%) VPN
3 31 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 28 (30.11%) Internet
5 27 (29.03%) Firewall
6 25 (26.88%) DHCP
6 25 (26.88%) IPsec
7 20 (21.51%) SAN
8 18 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (18.28%) LAN
10 16 (17.20%) VoIP
11 15 (16.13%) NAS
12 14 (15.05%) HTTP
12 14 (15.05%) WAN
13 13 (13.98%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (12.90%) OSPF
15 11 (11.83%) BGP
15 11 (11.83%) MPLS
16 10 (10.75%) EIGRP
16 10 (10.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) Big Data
3 6 (6.45%) MySQL
4 5 (5.38%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Ant
1 5 (5.38%) Apache Ivy
1 5 (5.38%) Eclipse
1 5 (5.38%) Maven
1 5 (5.38%) Subversion
2 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.45%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.30%) Legal
3 4 (4.30%) Multimedia
3 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 12 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (11.83%) Java Engineer
2 11 (11.83%) Network Engineer
2 11 (11.83%) Security Engineer
2 11 (11.83%) Support Engineer
3 9 (9.68%) IT Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Technical Leader
5 6 (6.45%) Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Principal Security Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
5 6 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 6 (6.45%) Technical Support
5 6 (6.45%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 6 (6.45%) Technical Team Leader
6 5 (5.38%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Consultant
6 5 (5.38%) Network Consultant
6 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) XML
2 12 (12.90%) HTML
2 12 (12.90%) SOAP
2 12 (12.90%) Spring
2 12 (12.90%) Web Services
3 11 (11.83%) XHTML
4 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
5 7 (7.53%) .NET
5 7 (7.53%) JSON
5 7 (7.53%) SAML
6 6 (6.45%) CSS
6 6 (6.45%) HTML5
6 6 (6.45%) OAuth
6 6 (6.45%) OpenID
6 6 (6.45%) REST
7 5 (5.38%) Apache Flex
7 5 (5.38%) Dojo
7 5 (5.38%) Middleware
7 5 (5.38%) Spring MVC
7 5 (5.38%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Data Centre
2 18 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
3 14 (15.05%) PKI
4 5 (5.38%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.38%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.38%) Internet of Things
4 5 (5.38%) RIA
5 4 (4.30%) CESG
5 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.30%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.30%) Replication
5 4 (4.30%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (4.30%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.23%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 56 (60.22%) Linux
2 48 (51.61%) Windows
3 14 (15.05%) CentOS
3 14 (15.05%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.38%) Android
5 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.08%) Unix
7 1 (1.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) ITIL
2 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 15 (16.13%) UML
4 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.75%) Open Source
5 10 (10.75%) SDLC
6 9 (9.68%) Load Balancing
6 9 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (9.68%) Validation
7 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.60%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (8.60%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (8.60%) Presales
7 8 (8.60%) Security Hardening
7 8 (8.60%) SIEM
8 7 (7.53%) Network Design
8 7 (7.53%) Project Management
8 7 (7.53%) Web Development
9 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.35%) Java
2 15 (16.13%) SQL
3 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.38%) C
4 5 (5.38%) C++
5 4 (4.30%) PHP
5 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.30%) VB
6 1 (1.08%) Perl
6 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (24.73%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
3 21 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 20 (21.51%) Degree
5 12 (12.90%) CCNA
6 11 (11.83%) CCNP
7 5 (5.38%) CCDP
7 5 (5.38%) CCNP Voice
7 5 (5.38%) JNCIA
8 4 (4.30%) CCA
8 4 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.23%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.23%) MCITP
9 3 (3.23%) MCP
9 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (2.15%) CCDA
10 2 (2.15%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.20%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.90%) vSphere
4 7 (7.53%) vCloud
4 7 (7.53%) XenApp
5 4 (4.30%) Snort
5 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.23%) Postfix
6 3 (3.23%) Varnish
7 1 (1.08%) iptables
7 1 (1.08%) NFS
7 1 (1.08%) Shibboleth
7 1 (1.08%) Squid
7 1 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) SCCM
2 8 (8.60%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (5.38%) Cisco IPCC
3 5 (5.38%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (5.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (5.38%) SCOM
4 3 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.23%) Puppet
4 3 (3.23%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) Cisco
2 29 (31.18%) VMware
3 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 26 (27.96%) Juniper
5 13 (13.98%) Palo Alto
6 12 (12.90%) CheckPoint
6 12 (12.90%) Intel Security
7 8 (8.60%) Blue Coat
7 8 (8.60%) Infoblox
7 8 (8.60%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.53%) Citrix
8 7 (7.53%) Sourcefire
9 5 (5.38%) Adobe
10 4 (4.30%) Dell
10 4 (4.30%) F5
10 4 (4.30%) Forcepoint
10 4 (4.30%) HP
10 4 (4.30%) Intel
10 4 (4.30%) Sophos
10 4 (4.30%) Veeam
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