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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 164 226 191
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -35
Permanent jobs citing SSL 74 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.15% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.92% 1.00% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55 9 22
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median 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
934 899 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.25% 15.19% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 768 816 701
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +33 49 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Staffordshire - 19 £34,000 -
Walsall - 4 £75,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £32,500 -
Worcestershire +8 1 £50,000 +212.50%
Halesowen - 1 £37,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SSL.

1 49 (39.52%) Firewall
2 47 (37.90%) SQL Server
3 41 (33.06%) Finance
4 39 (31.45%) SQL
5 38 (30.65%) VPN
6 35 (28.23%) HTML
7 34 (27.42%) JavaScript
7 34 (27.42%) TCP/IP
7 34 (27.42%) WAN
8 32 (25.81%) Web Services
9 31 (25.00%) .NET
9 31 (25.00%) LAN
10 30 (24.19%) Linux
10 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET
10 30 (24.19%) IPsec
11 28 (22.58%) Active Directory
11 28 (22.58%) IIS
12 25 (20.16%) Wireless
12 25 (20.16%) Cisco
12 25 (20.16%) CSS
13 24 (19.35%) Windows
13 24 (19.35%) VB.NET
13 24 (19.35%) VoIP
13 24 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
13 24 (19.35%) Retail
14 23 (18.55%) Banking
14 23 (18.55%) XML
14 23 (18.55%) Presales
15 22 (17.74%) Data Centre
15 22 (17.74%) Cisco Wireless

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (22.58%) IIS
2 11 (8.87%) Apache
2 11 (8.87%) WebSphere
3 10 (8.06%) JBoss
3 10 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.65%) nginx
6 6 (4.84%) MS Exchange
7 5 (4.03%) CMS
7 5 (4.03%) SAS
8 4 (3.23%) Apache Spark
9 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.42%) MindAlign
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 49 (39.52%) Firewall
2 38 (30.65%) VPN
3 34 (27.42%) TCP/IP
3 34 (27.42%) WAN
4 31 (25.00%) LAN
5 30 (24.19%) IPsec
6 25 (20.16%) Wireless
7 24 (19.35%) VoIP
8 22 (17.74%) BGP
8 22 (17.74%) Cisco Wireless
8 22 (17.74%) EIGRP
8 22 (17.74%) MPLS
8 22 (17.74%) OSPF
8 22 (17.74%) VPLS
9 19 (15.32%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (15.32%) DNS
10 16 (12.90%) iSCSI
11 13 (10.48%) Cisco PIX
11 13 (10.48%) Multicast
11 13 (10.48%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (37.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.06%) DB2
3 10 (8.06%) RDBMS
3 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.65%) MySQL
6 4 (3.23%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.23%) Big Data
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 41 (33.06%) Finance
2 24 (19.35%) Retail
3 23 (18.55%) Banking
4 13 (10.48%) Retail Banking
5 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (6.45%) Publishing
7 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.61%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) Back Office
9 1 (0.81%) Front Office
9 1 (0.81%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (20.97%) Consultant
1 26 (20.97%) Developer
2 25 (20.16%) Analyst
3 18 (14.52%) .NET Developer
4 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (10.48%) Cisco Consultant
5 13 (10.48%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 13 (10.48%) Network Analyst
5 13 (10.48%) Network Consultant
6 12 (9.68%) Network Support
6 12 (9.68%) Network Support Analyst
7 11 (8.87%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (8.06%) Oracle Consultant
8 10 (8.06%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 10 (8.06%) Security Analyst
9 9 (7.26%) Implementation Consultant
9 9 (7.26%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) IT Security Officer
10 8 (6.45%) Security Officer
10 8 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.23%) HTML
2 32 (25.81%) Web Services
3 31 (25.00%) .NET
4 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET
5 25 (20.16%) CSS
6 23 (18.55%) XML
7 19 (15.32%) Ajax
7 19 (15.32%) SOAP
7 19 (15.32%) XHTML
8 15 (12.10%) .NET Framework
9 13 (10.48%) jQuery
10 11 (8.87%) Entity Framework
11 10 (8.06%) Java EE
12 9 (7.26%) LINQ
12 9 (7.26%) WCF
13 8 (6.45%) RESTful
14 5 (4.03%) .NET Remoting
14 5 (4.03%) Google Maps API
14 5 (4.03%) JSON
14 5 (4.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Data Centre
2 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (7.26%) User Experience
5 8 (6.45%) CMDB
5 8 (6.45%) iPad
5 8 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.23%) PKI
7 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.23%) W3C
8 3 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.61%) FMCG
9 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.81%) Handset
10 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.19%) Linux
2 24 (19.35%) Windows
3 15 (12.10%) Unix
4 7 (5.65%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.03%) Solaris
6 4 (3.23%) SUSE
7 3 (2.42%) CentOS
7 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.55%) Presales
2 18 (14.52%) SIEM
3 17 (13.71%) Data Loss Prevention
3 17 (13.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (13.71%) ITIL
3 17 (13.71%) MVC
4 14 (11.29%) SOA
5 13 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (10.48%) OO
6 12 (9.68%) Information Security
7 11 (8.87%) High Availability
7 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.06%) Analytics
8 10 (8.06%) Time Management
9 9 (7.26%) CRM
9 9 (7.26%) Line Management
10 8 (6.45%) Project Management
10 8 (6.45%) Software Architecture
10 8 (6.45%) Web Application Development
11 7 (5.65%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.45%) SQL
2 34 (27.42%) JavaScript
3 24 (19.35%) VB.NET
4 22 (17.74%) Java
5 21 (16.94%) C#
6 8 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.03%) VB
8 4 (3.23%) C
9 3 (2.42%) Perl
9 3 (2.42%) Python
10 2 (1.61%) R
11 1 (0.81%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.81%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (17.74%) CCNP
3 20 (16.13%) Degree
4 14 (11.29%) CCNA
5 10 (8.06%) CISSP
6 8 (6.45%) LPIC
6 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
7 7 (5.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.42%) CISM
10 2 (1.61%) MCP
10 2 (1.61%) MCSE
10 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.23%) SLA
3 3 (2.42%) COBIT
3 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.42%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.45%) Firmware
4 3 (2.42%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (7.26%) SCCM
2 8 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.45%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) Cacti
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.81%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) Cisco
2 20 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.71%) WorldPay
4 15 (12.10%) Juniper
4 15 (12.10%) PayPal
5 11 (8.87%) VMware
6 10 (8.06%) Oracle
7 9 (7.26%) F5
7 9 (7.26%) Palo Alto
7 9 (7.26%) Riverbed
8 8 (6.45%) Citrix
8 8 (6.45%) IBM
8 8 (6.45%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.65%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.03%) Google
11 4 (3.23%) Cloudera
11 4 (3.23%) Talend
12 3 (2.42%) Aruba
12 3 (2.42%) Proofpoint
12 3 (2.42%) Veeam
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