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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 187 204 213
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing SSL 49 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.63% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% 3.26% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 24
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,050 £50,000 £52,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%
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
1058 1105 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.09% 19.26% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 881 935 811
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire 0 21 £46,000 +31.42% 1
Bristol +17 11 £36,750 -8.12% 1
Somerset -6 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Wiltshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Dorset - 3 £67,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SSL.

1 68 (61.26%) Cisco
2 66 (59.46%) VPN
3 57 (51.35%) DNS
4 52 (46.85%) Linux
5 51 (45.95%) Juniper
6 50 (45.05%) VoIP
7 49 (44.14%) Cisco Certification
8 47 (42.34%) Windows
9 46 (41.44%) Data Centre
10 44 (39.64%) Microsoft
10 44 (39.64%) Firewall
11 42 (37.84%) TCP/IP
11 42 (37.84%) VMware
12 41 (36.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 38 (34.23%) ITIL
14 35 (31.53%) Telecoms
15 33 (29.73%) Security Cleared
16 31 (27.93%) Load Balancing
16 31 (27.93%) MPLS
17 27 (24.32%) LAN
17 27 (24.32%) WAN
17 27 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (22.52%) DHCP
19 24 (21.62%) CCNP
19 24 (21.62%) Internet
20 23 (20.72%) Wireless
20 23 (20.72%) SMTP
20 23 (20.72%) SC Cleared
20 23 (20.72%) Software Engineering
21 22 (19.82%) Degree

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.50%) Apache
3 4 (3.60%) Alfresco
3 4 (3.60%) Joomla!
4 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.70%) IIS
4 3 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.60%) Office 365
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (59.46%) VPN
2 57 (51.35%) DNS
3 50 (45.05%) VoIP
4 44 (39.64%) Firewall
5 42 (37.84%) TCP/IP
6 31 (27.93%) MPLS
7 27 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (24.32%) LAN
7 27 (24.32%) WAN
8 25 (22.52%) DHCP
9 24 (21.62%) Internet
10 23 (20.72%) SMTP
10 23 (20.72%) Wireless
11 21 (18.92%) OSPF
12 20 (18.02%) EIGRP
12 20 (18.02%) IPsec
13 18 (16.22%) BGP
14 17 (15.32%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (15.32%) HSRP
15 15 (13.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.22%) Big Data
2 11 (9.91%) MySQL
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Ant
1 4 (3.60%) Apache Ivy
1 4 (3.60%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.60%) Maven
1 4 (3.60%) Subversion
General
1 35 (31.53%) Telecoms
2 19 (17.12%) Finance
3 12 (10.81%) Multimedia
4 10 (9.01%) Retail
5 4 (3.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 19 (17.12%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.32%) Voice Engineer
3 11 (9.91%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Cisco Support
4 10 (9.01%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Security Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Team Leader
4 10 (9.01%) Voice Support Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Test Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (5.41%) Network Specialist
7 6 (5.41%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (5.41%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Principal Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.41%) XML
2 12 (10.81%) HTML
3 11 (9.91%) Spring
4 10 (9.01%) SOAP
4 10 (9.01%) Web Services
4 10 (9.01%) XHTML
5 7 (6.31%) Hibernate
6 6 (5.41%) JSON
6 6 (5.41%) OAuth
6 6 (5.41%) OpenID
6 6 (5.41%) REST
6 6 (5.41%) SAML
7 4 (3.60%) CSS
7 4 (3.60%) Dojo
7 4 (3.60%) HTML5
7 4 (3.60%) JPA
7 4 (3.60%) Middleware
7 4 (3.60%) Spring MVC
7 4 (3.60%) Spring Web Flow
7 4 (3.60%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 46 (41.44%) Data Centre
2 21 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (17.12%) PKI
4 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.21%) Cybercrime
5 8 (7.21%) Mobile App
6 7 (6.31%) IVR
6 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.50%) Blackberry
7 5 (4.50%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.60%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.60%) Internet of Things
8 4 (3.60%) Replication
8 4 (3.60%) RIA
9 2 (1.80%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.80%) iPhone
9 2 (1.80%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (46.85%) Linux
2 47 (42.34%) Windows
3 14 (12.61%) Android
4 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.60%) Unix
6 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.80%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.80%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.90%) CentOS
8 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.23%) ITIL
2 31 (27.93%) Load Balancing
3 23 (20.72%) Software Engineering
4 19 (17.12%) Network Design
4 19 (17.12%) Validation
5 16 (14.41%) Service Delivery
6 15 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (11.71%) UML
8 12 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
10 10 (9.01%) Automated Testing
10 10 (9.01%) Fault Analysis
11 8 (7.21%) Open Source
11 8 (7.21%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (7.21%) SDLC
11 8 (7.21%) Test Planning
11 8 (7.21%) TOGAF
11 8 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.82%) SQL
2 12 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.91%) Java
4 10 (9.01%) Python
5 8 (7.21%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.41%) C
6 6 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) C#
7 2 (1.80%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (44.14%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (29.73%) Security Cleared
3 24 (21.62%) CCNP
4 23 (20.72%) SC Cleared
5 22 (19.82%) Degree
6 21 (18.92%) CCNA
7 13 (11.71%) CCDP
8 10 (9.01%) CCNP Voice
9 8 (7.21%) CCDA
10 5 (4.50%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.70%) A+ Certification
11 3 (2.70%) CCIE
11 3 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (2.70%) MCITP
11 3 (2.70%) MCP
11 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (1.80%) CCA
12 2 (1.80%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) QA
3 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (36.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.41%) vSphere
4 5 (4.50%) XenApp
5 2 (1.80%) Postfix
5 2 (1.80%) Snort
5 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.90%) iptables
6 1 (0.90%) NFS
6 1 (0.90%) Squid
6 1 (0.90%) vCloud
6 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (15.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 17 (15.32%) Cisco UCCE
1 17 (15.32%) Cisco UCCX
2 10 (9.01%) Cisco IPCC
3 9 (8.11%) SCCM
4 4 (3.60%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.70%) RSA Security Analytics
5 3 (2.70%) SCOM
5 3 (2.70%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.90%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 68 (61.26%) Cisco
2 51 (45.95%) Juniper
3 44 (39.64%) Microsoft
4 42 (37.84%) VMware
5 17 (15.32%) CheckPoint
6 13 (11.71%) Intel Security
7 10 (9.01%) Palo Alto
8 9 (8.11%) F5
8 9 (8.11%) Intel
9 7 (6.31%) Aruba
9 7 (6.31%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.50%) Brocade
10 5 (4.50%) Citrix
11 4 (3.60%) Adobe
11 4 (3.60%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.60%) Forcepoint
11 4 (3.60%) HP
11 4 (3.60%) Infoblox
12 3 (2.70%) NetWitness
12 3 (2.70%) Oracle
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