The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 213 192 182
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Permanent jobs citing SSL 8 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.44% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 2.63% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 15
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £34,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SSL
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
882 914 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 16.76% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 794 742 782
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SSL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SSL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SSL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SSL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Birmingham -10 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Coventry - 1 £52,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 1 £16,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (64.29%) SQL
1 18 (64.29%) HTML
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 18 (64.29%) XML
2 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Retail
3 11 (39.29%) Banking
3 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) Retail Banking
3 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
3 11 (39.29%) Java EE
3 11 (39.29%) Time Management
3 11 (39.29%) High Availability
3 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (39.29%) Relational Database
3 11 (39.29%) JBoss
3 11 (39.29%) UNIX
3 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 11 (39.29%) DB2
3 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (39.29%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 11 (39.29%) SOA
3 11 (39.29%) RDBMS
4 7 (25.00%) W3C
4 7 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (39.29%) JBoss
1 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) VPN
3 5 (17.86%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) IPsec
5 2 (7.14%) SSH
5 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (3.57%) HTTP
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.57%) FWSM
6 1 (3.57%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) DB2
2 11 (39.29%) RDBMS
2 11 (39.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (42.86%) Retail
2 11 (39.29%) Retail Banking
2 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Back Office
4 3 (10.71%) Private Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Junior
3 7 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (17.86%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Sales Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) IT Support
8 1 (3.57%) Communications Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Services Manager
8 1 (3.57%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) HTML
1 18 (64.29%) XML
2 11 (39.29%) Java EE
3 7 (25.00%) jQuery
3 7 (25.00%) Web Services
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (25.00%) XHTML
3 7 (25.00%) .NET
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) JDBC
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
4 1 (3.57%) SAP XI
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
4 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (25.00%) User Experience
2 7 (25.00%) W3C
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) SOA
1 11 (39.29%) High Availability
1 11 (39.29%) Time Management
2 7 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 7 (25.00%) Web Development
2 7 (25.00%) Change Control
2 7 (25.00%) Analytics
2 7 (25.00%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) SEO
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Wealth Management
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Android Development
5 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.57%) Server Building
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCSE
2 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Google
3 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) Nortel
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) Mitel
6 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.57%) Sourcefire
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + ote
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + OTE £70k
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + ote
Posted: 27 days ago