The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 100 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.075% 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 1.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
275 269 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.57% 21.59% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 242 238 173
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSL
UK

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 25 July 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
(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 -12 1 £32,500 -
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) XQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (40.00%) JBehave
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Data Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) XQuery
1 2 (40.00%) XPath
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (20.00%) CCSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu