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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 165 208 219
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +11
Permanent jobs citing SSL 58 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.099% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 0.62% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 42 5 5
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +6.74%
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
943 809 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.91% 15.96% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 737 704 823
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +26 43 £50,000 - 1
Coventry +11 11 £50,000 +14.28%
Warwickshire - 3 £55,000 - 2
Dudley - 2 £40,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 66 (58.93%) Linux
2 54 (48.21%) Firewall
3 52 (46.43%) DNS
4 46 (41.07%) SQL
5 41 (36.61%) Finance
6 40 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 38 (33.93%) SQL Server
8 37 (33.04%) VPN
9 35 (31.25%) TCP/IP
9 35 (31.25%) IIS
9 35 (31.25%) Active Directory
10 34 (30.36%) Windows
11 33 (29.46%) Unix
12 32 (28.57%) IBM
12 32 (28.57%) Firmware
13 31 (27.68%) VMware
13 31 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (26.79%) Presales
14 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
15 29 (25.89%) WAN
15 29 (25.89%) Retail
16 28 (25.00%) LAN
17 27 (24.11%) DHCP
18 26 (23.21%) XML
19 24 (21.43%) HTTP
19 24 (21.43%) Data Centre
20 23 (20.54%) Line Management
20 23 (20.54%) SCCM
20 23 (20.54%) Banking
20 23 (20.54%) Citrix

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 35 (31.25%) IIS
2 16 (14.29%) Apache
2 16 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (13.39%) JBoss
3 15 (13.39%) WebSphere
4 14 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (10.71%) MS Exchange
5 12 (10.71%) nginx
6 10 (8.93%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.68%) CMS
7 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.68%) MindAlign
7 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
2 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Sage Pay
2 2 (1.79%) GitHub
3 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (48.21%) Firewall
2 52 (46.43%) DNS
3 37 (33.04%) VPN
4 35 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 29 (25.89%) WAN
6 28 (25.00%) LAN
7 27 (24.11%) DHCP
8 24 (21.43%) HTTP
9 21 (18.75%) VLAN
10 19 (16.96%) IPsec
11 14 (12.50%) Network Security
11 14 (12.50%) Wireless
12 13 (11.61%) Internet
13 12 (10.71%) SMTP
14 10 (8.93%) MPLS
14 10 (8.93%) SAN
15 9 (8.04%) BGP
15 9 (8.04%) EIGRP
15 9 (8.04%) OSPF
15 9 (8.04%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.39%) DB2
3 14 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 14 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (36.61%) Finance
2 29 (25.89%) Retail
3 23 (20.54%) Banking
4 22 (19.64%) Publishing
5 21 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 17 (15.18%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.68%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.79%) Back Office
8 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.79%) Marketing
9 1 (0.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (21.43%) Technical Specialist
2 18 (16.07%) Developer
3 16 (14.29%) Consultant
3 16 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 13 (11.61%) Java Consultant
5 12 (10.71%) Analyst
5 12 (10.71%) Python Developer
6 11 (9.82%) Network Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.82%) Senior Python Developer
7 10 (8.93%) Software Consultant
8 9 (8.04%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (8.04%) SOA Consultant
8 9 (8.04%) SOA Technical Consultant
9 8 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
10 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (5.36%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.21%) XML
2 19 (16.96%) HTML
3 14 (12.50%) Java EE
3 14 (12.50%) Web Services
4 12 (10.71%) .NET
4 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET
5 11 (9.82%) .NET Framework
6 8 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 8 (7.14%) jQuery
6 8 (7.14%) LINQ
6 8 (7.14%) WCF
7 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (5.36%) SOAP
8 4 (3.57%) Ajax
8 4 (3.57%) CSS
8 4 (3.57%) J2EE
8 4 (3.57%) XHTML
9 3 (2.68%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (1.79%) Google Maps API
10 2 (1.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 22 (19.64%) CMDB
3 14 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (10.71%) Device Driver
5 9 (8.04%) User Experience
6 8 (7.14%) iPad
7 7 (6.25%) PKI
8 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
9 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
10 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (1.79%) EPoS
11 2 (1.79%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.89%) Handset
12 1 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 66 (58.93%) Linux
2 34 (30.36%) Windows
3 33 (29.46%) Unix
4 8 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.25%) Solaris
5 7 (6.25%) SUSE
6 3 (2.68%) CentOS
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.79%) Presales
2 23 (20.54%) Line Management
2 23 (20.54%) Service Delivery
3 22 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (15.18%) ITIL
5 16 (14.29%) SOA
6 15 (13.39%) High Availability
6 15 (13.39%) Open Source
6 15 (13.39%) Time Management
7 14 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (11.61%) Data Security
9 12 (10.71%) Device Driver Development
10 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.93%) MVC
10 10 (8.93%) SDLC
11 8 (7.14%) Software Architecture
11 8 (7.14%) Web Application Development
12 7 (6.25%) Analytics
12 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.07%) SQL
2 22 (19.64%) Java
3 15 (13.39%) Python
4 13 (11.61%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 9 (8.04%) C#
7 3 (2.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.89%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.89%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) BPSS Clearance
1 22 (19.64%) LPIC
1 22 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (12.50%) CCNP
4 8 (7.14%) CISSP
5 7 (6.25%) Degree
6 5 (4.46%) CCNA
7 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.79%) CCDP
8 2 (1.79%) GCIA
8 2 (1.79%) GCIH
8 2 (1.79%) MCP
9 1 (0.89%) CCDA
9 1 (0.89%) CISM
9 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) COBIT
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 32 (28.57%) Firmware
3 31 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (10.71%) Samba
4 12 (10.71%) Squid
5 3 (2.68%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.89%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (20.54%) SCCM
2 22 (19.64%) Backup Exec
2 22 (19.64%) NetBackup
2 22 (19.64%) SCOM
3 10 (8.93%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (8.04%) Tivoli
5 5 (4.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.89%) Cacti
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (28.57%) IBM
2 31 (27.68%) VMware
3 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
4 23 (20.54%) Citrix
5 22 (19.64%) Red Hat
6 20 (17.86%) Cisco
7 16 (14.29%) Oracle
8 14 (12.50%) HP
9 11 (9.82%) Palo Alto
10 10 (8.93%) Symantec
11 9 (8.04%) Brocade
11 9 (8.04%) EMC
11 9 (8.04%) Fortinet
11 9 (8.04%) Huawei
11 9 (8.04%) Meraki
11 9 (8.04%) Veeam
12 7 (6.25%) CheckPoint
12 7 (6.25%) F5
13 6 (5.36%) SolarWinds
14 5 (4.46%) Extreme Networks
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