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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 191 166 181
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Permanent jobs citing SSL 19 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.81% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 5.38% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 19
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
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
757 800 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.35% 15.16% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 650 691 730
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -14 11 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Coventry - 5 £22,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 26 (76.47%) XML
3 25 (73.53%) HTML
3 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
4 18 (52.94%) Linux
5 16 (47.06%) Windows
5 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 15 (44.12%) UNIX
7 14 (41.18%) Oracle
7 14 (41.18%) JBoss
7 14 (41.18%) DB2
7 14 (41.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (41.18%) Java
7 14 (41.18%) SOA
7 14 (41.18%) RDBMS
7 14 (41.18%) Finance
7 14 (41.18%) WebSphere
7 14 (41.18%) Relational Database
8 13 (38.24%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (38.24%) High Availability
8 13 (38.24%) Time Management
8 13 (38.24%) Java EE
8 13 (38.24%) Banking
8 13 (38.24%) Retail
8 13 (38.24%) Retail Banking
8 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
8 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
9 12 (35.29%) Web Services
9 12 (35.29%) IIS
9 12 (35.29%) Back Office

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 14 (41.18%) JBoss
1 14 (41.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (41.18%) WebSphere
2 12 (35.29%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.65%) VPN
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 4 (11.76%) DHCP
4 4 (11.76%) DNS
4 4 (11.76%) Wireless
5 3 (8.82%) Network Security
5 3 (8.82%) FWSM
5 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 2 (5.88%) HTTP
6 2 (5.88%) MPLS
6 2 (5.88%) SAN
6 2 (5.88%) IPsec
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
7 1 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.94%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) DB2
2 14 (41.18%) RDBMS
2 14 (41.18%) Relational Database
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Banking
2 13 (38.24%) Retail
2 13 (38.24%) Retail Banking
2 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
3 12 (35.29%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Consultant
2 11 (32.35%) Junior Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Junior
2 11 (32.35%) Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Network Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Communications Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (76.47%) XML
2 25 (73.53%) HTML
3 13 (38.24%) Java EE
4 12 (35.29%) Web Services
5 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 11 (32.35%) jQuery
5 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
5 11 (32.35%) CSS
5 11 (32.35%) .NET
5 11 (32.35%) XHTML
6 1 (2.94%) WSDL
6 1 (2.94%) XSLT
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (32.35%) User Experience
2 11 (32.35%) W3C
3 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Windows
3 15 (44.12%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) SUSE
5 1 (2.94%) OS/390
5 1 (2.94%) zOS
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) SOA
2 13 (38.24%) High Availability
2 13 (38.24%) Time Management
3 12 (35.29%) Change Control
4 11 (32.35%) Web Development
4 11 (32.35%) Analytics
4 11 (32.35%) Pay per click
4 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) SEO
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.94%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.94%) Use Case
7 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) T-SQL
3 11 (32.35%) VB
3 11 (32.35%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCNP
3 3 (8.82%) JNCIP
3 3 (8.82%) CCSE
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Cacti
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 11 (32.35%) Google
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Juniper
5 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.76%) F5
6 3 (8.82%) Sourcefire
6 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
6 3 (8.82%) VMware
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) Nortel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
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