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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 187 214 196
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs citing SSL 47 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 0.97% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 37 4 6
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,250 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,250 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1025 829 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.49% 16.56% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 887 652 992
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
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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 +4 20 £47,500 -
Wiltshire +4 9 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Dorset -3 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Gloucestershire -5 4 - - 1
Devon -21 4 £37,000 +5.71%
Somerset - 4 £27,500 -
Cornwall - 2 £22,750 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (72.73%) Windows
2 40 (51.95%) Linux
3 27 (35.06%) TCP/IP
3 27 (35.06%) HTTP
3 27 (35.06%) VMware
4 26 (33.77%) Internet
5 25 (32.47%) VPN
5 25 (32.47%) Microsoft
6 23 (29.87%) IPv4
7 22 (28.57%) IPsec
7 22 (28.57%) Degree
8 20 (25.97%) PKI
9 19 (24.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (24.68%) vSphere
9 19 (24.68%) Java
10 18 (23.38%) Cisco
11 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
11 17 (22.08%) DNS
11 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
11 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (20.78%) CCNP
12 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (20.78%) Firewall
13 14 (18.18%) Information Security
13 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
13 14 (18.18%) SAN
14 13 (16.88%) SQL
14 13 (16.88%) C
14 13 (16.88%) C++
14 13 (16.88%) HTML

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 12 (15.58%) IIS
2 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.39%) Lync
3 8 (10.39%) Apache
4 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.60%) nginx
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) TeamSite
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.06%) TCP/IP
1 27 (35.06%) HTTP
2 26 (33.77%) Internet
3 25 (32.47%) VPN
4 23 (29.87%) IPv4
5 22 (28.57%) IPsec
6 17 (22.08%) DNS
7 16 (20.78%) Firewall
8 14 (18.18%) SAN
9 12 (15.58%) NAS
10 9 (11.69%) LAN
10 9 (11.69%) WAN
11 8 (10.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (10.39%) Network Security
11 8 (10.39%) SMTP
12 7 (9.09%) WLAN
12 7 (9.09%) Junos
13 6 (7.79%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (7.79%) DHCP
14 5 (6.49%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) MySQL
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Subversion
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) Maven
2 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (14.29%) Military
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Support Engineer
2 12 (15.58%) Software Engineer
2 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) UNIX Support
6 6 (7.79%) UNIX Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) UNIX Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) IT Security Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Security Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Designer
10 2 (2.60%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) HTML
1 13 (16.88%) XML
2 12 (15.58%) J2EE
3 3 (3.90%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) SVG
4 1 (1.30%) CSS
4 1 (1.30%) JSP
4 1 (1.30%) STL
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.30%) Spring
4 1 (1.30%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.30%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) PKI
2 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
3 3 (3.90%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.60%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.60%) SCADA
4 2 (2.60%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.30%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 56 (72.73%) Windows
2 40 (51.95%) Linux
3 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (12.99%) CentOS
4 10 (12.99%) UNIX
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) Information Security
1 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
2 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (14.29%) Web Development
3 11 (14.29%) Time Management
4 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.09%) Project Management
5 7 (9.09%) ITIL
5 7 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (7.79%) Migration
7 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.49%) Network Design
8 4 (5.19%) DevOps
8 4 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.19%) Service Management
9 3 (3.90%) Identity Management
9 3 (3.90%) OO
9 3 (3.90%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.68%) Java
2 13 (16.88%) SQL
2 13 (16.88%) C
2 13 (16.88%) C++
3 11 (14.29%) Python
4 10 (12.99%) C#
5 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.60%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Degree
2 19 (24.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
4 16 (20.78%) CCNP
4 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (11.69%) DV Cleared
7 8 (10.39%) MCITP
8 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.60%) MCP
9 2 (2.60%) MCSE
9 2 (2.60%) CCDP
10 1 (1.30%) CCENT
10 1 (1.30%) LPIC
10 1 (1.30%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 19 (24.68%) vSphere
2 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.29%) vCloud
3 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.90%) NFS
4 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.60%) Xen
6 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.30%) Squid
6 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) WSUS
3 3 (3.90%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.90%) Hyperic
4 1 (1.30%) Netcool
4 1 (1.30%) Nagios
4 1 (1.30%) SCOM
4 1 (1.30%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) VMware
2 25 (32.47%) Microsoft
3 18 (23.38%) Cisco
4 9 (11.69%) IBM
5 8 (10.39%) Juniper
6 7 (9.09%) Dell
7 6 (7.79%) Avaya
7 6 (7.79%) HP
8 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
8 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.90%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (2.60%) F5
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle
10 2 (2.60%) Apple
11 1 (1.30%) McAfee
11 1 (1.30%) Cognizant
11 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.30%) IronPort
11 1 (1.30%) Altiris
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + 10K+ benefits
Posted: 14 days ago