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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 94 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing SSL 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.62% 0.30% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.15% 1.29% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £41,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.96% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
254 310 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.77% 23.13% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 226 240 190
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram 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 5 February 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
(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 +6 8 £41,500 +22.96%
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Apache
2 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) LAMP
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) nginx
4 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
4 5 (38.46%) Drupal
4 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
4 5 (38.46%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (30.77%) CMS
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 4 (30.77%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) Data Management
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Apache
2 5 (38.46%) Drupal
2 5 (38.46%) nginx
3 4 (30.77%) CMS
4 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (23.08%) PaaS
4 1 (7.69%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) GitLab
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Advertising
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) C Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C/C++ Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) LAMP
2 5 (38.46%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) CSS3
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Django
6 1 (7.69%) Drush
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (7.69%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Data Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) C
3 3 (23.08%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCSA
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) iptables
2 3 (23.08%) NFS
3 2 (15.38%) Squid
4 1 (7.69%) Ceph
4 1 (7.69%) Docker
4 1 (7.69%) GlusterFS
4 1 (7.69%) LXC
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) CFEngine
1 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Salt
1 1 (7.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Rackspace