The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 75 88 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing SSL 10 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.15% 0.33% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.18% 1.42% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 16
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £24,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 212 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.29% 23.43% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 168 205 169
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Southampton

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (83.78%) Linux
2 30 (81.08%) XML
2 30 (81.08%) C++
2 30 (81.08%) C
2 30 (81.08%) Embedded Linux
3 29 (78.38%) Software Engineering
4 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
5 26 (70.27%) FTP
6 23 (62.16%) EMV
7 22 (59.46%) C#
7 22 (59.46%) Java
8 16 (43.24%) Retail
9 15 (40.54%) Cryptography
9 15 (40.54%) VeriFone
9 15 (40.54%) EFT
10 13 (35.14%) Embedded C++
11 9 (24.32%) Subversion
11 9 (24.32%) Time Management
11 9 (24.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (24.32%) Embedded C
12 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
13 7 (18.92%) IPsec
13 7 (18.92%) VPN
13 7 (18.92%) LAN
13 7 (18.92%) WAN
14 6 (16.22%) Cisco
15 5 (13.51%) CCNA
15 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
16 4 (10.81%) Firewall
16 4 (10.81%) DNS

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
2 26 (70.27%) FTP
3 7 (18.92%) VPN
3 7 (18.92%) LAN
3 7 (18.92%) WAN
3 7 (18.92%) IPsec
4 4 (10.81%) LDAP
4 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) HTTP
4 4 (10.81%) Firewall
5 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.11%) Wireless
5 3 (8.11%) Frame Relay
5 3 (8.11%) MPLS
5 3 (8.11%) OSPF
5 3 (8.11%) BGP
5 3 (8.11%) EIGRP
5 3 (8.11%) TACACS
5 3 (8.11%) SSH
5 3 (8.11%) Fast Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (24.32%) Subversion
General
1 16 (43.24%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 29 (78.38%) Software Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) EMV
2 15 (40.54%) EFT
2 15 (40.54%) Cryptography
3 4 (10.81%) PKI
4 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) CESG
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Linux
2 30 (81.08%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Software Engineering
2 9 (24.32%) Time Management
3 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.41%) Budget Control
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) SIEM
6 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.70%) Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) C++
1 30 (81.08%) C
2 22 (59.46%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) Embedded C++
4 9 (24.32%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) CCNA
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) GCIA
4 1 (2.70%) GCIH
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Snort
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) VeriFone
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) Nokia
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Websense
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.70%) IronPort
4 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.70%) F5
4 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm