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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 196 185 202
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 9 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.27% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.55% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £25,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
761 775 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 17.52% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 677 608 695
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 January 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 January 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 -5 7 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Warwickshire -9 1 - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 18 (60.00%) HTTP
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) Linux
4 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) Open Source
6 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) JIRA
6 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (36.67%) Scrum
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) LDAP
6 11 (36.67%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) Waterfall
6 11 (36.67%) Puppet
6 11 (36.67%) Vagrant
6 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
6 11 (36.67%) DevOps
7 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (26.67%) SOAP
8 8 (26.67%) Web Services
8 8 (26.67%) XML
8 8 (26.67%) Finance
8 8 (26.67%) Credit Risk
8 8 (26.67%) Degree
8 8 (26.67%) Marketing
9 7 (23.33%) Incident Management

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 18 (60.00%) HTTP
3 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
4 11 (36.67%) LDAP
5 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 5 (16.67%) Network Security
6 5 (16.67%) DHCP
6 5 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (13.33%) MPLS
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) VLAN
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (10.00%) Wireless
8 3 (10.00%) IPsec
8 3 (10.00%) OSPF
8 3 (10.00%) BGP
8 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (6.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) JIRA
1 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
1 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
2 7 (23.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) SOAP
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) XSLT
2 1 (3.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (26.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) SUSE
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) HPUX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) OS/390
4 1 (3.33%) zOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (36.67%) Scrum
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) Waterfall
1 11 (36.67%) DevOps
2 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (23.33%) Time Management
2 7 (23.33%) B2B
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.67%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) CCSE
4 3 (10.00%) CCNP
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Puppet
1 11 (36.67%) Vagrant
1 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.33%) Cacti
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 3 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Epicor
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus
7 1 (3.33%) Websense
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 21 days ago