The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 82 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% - 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% - 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Average salary £38,750 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 - £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SSL
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 214 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.88% 23.75% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 209 161
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SSL
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Southampton region.

SSL Salary Trend in Southampton

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 31 (86.11%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) XML
2 30 (83.33%) C++
2 30 (83.33%) C
2 30 (83.33%) Embedded Linux
3 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
4 27 (75.00%) TCP/IP
5 26 (72.22%) FTP
6 23 (63.89%) EMV
7 22 (61.11%) C#
7 22 (61.11%) Java
8 16 (44.44%) Retail
9 15 (41.67%) Cryptography
9 15 (41.67%) VeriFone
9 15 (41.67%) EFT
10 13 (36.11%) Embedded C++
11 9 (25.00%) Subversion
11 9 (25.00%) Time Management
11 9 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (25.00%) Embedded C
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
13 6 (16.67%) VPN
13 6 (16.67%) LAN
13 6 (16.67%) WAN
13 6 (16.67%) IPsec
14 5 (13.89%) Cisco
15 4 (11.11%) CCNA
15 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (11.11%) DNS
15 4 (11.11%) HTTP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Lync
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 26 (72.22%) FTP
3 6 (16.67%) VPN
3 6 (16.67%) LAN
3 6 (16.67%) WAN
3 6 (16.67%) IPsec
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
4 4 (11.11%) HTTP
4 4 (11.11%) LDAP
5 3 (8.33%) VLAN
5 3 (8.33%) SSH
5 3 (8.33%) Fast Ethernet
5 3 (8.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (8.33%) DHCP
5 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 3 (8.33%) PPP
5 3 (8.33%) SNMP
5 3 (8.33%) WLAN
5 3 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Subversion
1 9 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 29 (80.56%) Software Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (83.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) EMV
2 15 (41.67%) Cryptography
2 15 (41.67%) EFT
3 4 (11.11%) PKI
4 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.78%) CESG
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.00%) Time Management
3 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.56%) Budget Control
4 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.78%) SIEM
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C++
1 30 (83.33%) C
2 22 (61.11%) C#
2 22 (61.11%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) Embedded C++
4 9 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) CCNA
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) GCIA
4 1 (2.78%) GCIH
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Snort
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) VeriFone
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) IronPort
4 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Avaya
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) Nokia
4 1 (2.78%) Websense
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm