The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 101 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.21% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.67% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
SSL
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
243 297 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.41% 22.03% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 222 266 245
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SSL
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SSL Salary Trend in Wales

SSL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
South Wales -2 3 £32,500 -
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SMTP
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Welsh Language
3 3 (42.86%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) PCRE
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) OWASP
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) SSH

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) SMTP
2 3 (42.86%) FTP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (14.29%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Application Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) FreeBSD
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) OWASP
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft