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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / West Midlands
Rank 177 205 213
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +8
Permanent jobs citing SSL 38 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.73% 1.74% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 6
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £31,500 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
804 748 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.46% 14.27% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 647 645 717
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +7 23 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Warwickshire - 5 £61,250 -
Coventry - 4 £50,000 -
Solihull - 3 £26,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £20,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 65 (64.36%) Linux
2 58 (57.43%) Firewall
3 57 (56.44%) DNS
4 46 (45.54%) SQL
5 38 (37.62%) MS Excel
6 35 (34.65%) Active Directory
7 34 (33.66%) TCP/IP
8 33 (32.67%) IBM
8 33 (32.67%) SQL Server
8 33 (32.67%) Firmware
9 32 (31.68%) IIS
9 32 (31.68%) VMware
9 32 (31.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 31 (30.69%) Presales
11 30 (29.70%) Finance
12 28 (27.72%) Unix
12 28 (27.72%) Windows
12 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
13 27 (26.73%) VPN
13 27 (26.73%) HTTP
14 26 (25.74%) DHCP
15 25 (24.75%) XML
16 24 (23.76%) Citrix
16 24 (23.76%) Service Delivery
16 24 (23.76%) Data Centre
16 24 (23.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (23.76%) Line Management
17 23 (22.77%) BPSS Clearance
17 23 (22.77%) Disclosure Scotland
17 23 (22.77%) Publishing

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 32 (31.68%) IIS
2 14 (13.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (12.87%) Apache
3 13 (12.87%) JBoss
3 13 (12.87%) WebSphere
4 12 (11.88%) nginx
4 12 (11.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (9.90%) WebLogic
6 9 (8.91%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (37.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.98%) MS Office
4 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) GitHub
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (57.43%) Firewall
2 57 (56.44%) DNS
3 34 (33.66%) TCP/IP
4 27 (26.73%) HTTP
4 27 (26.73%) VPN
5 26 (25.74%) DHCP
6 23 (22.77%) WAN
7 22 (21.78%) LAN
8 19 (18.81%) Network Security
9 17 (16.83%) IPsec
9 17 (16.83%) VLAN
10 12 (11.88%) SMTP
11 10 (9.90%) Internet
11 10 (9.90%) SAN
12 9 (8.91%) ICMP
12 9 (8.91%) Spanning Tree
12 9 (8.91%) Telnet
13 8 (7.92%) IPv4
13 8 (7.92%) Wireless
14 7 (6.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (32.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.87%) DB2
3 12 (11.88%) RDBMS
3 12 (11.88%) Relational Database
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (29.70%) Finance
2 23 (22.77%) Publishing
3 21 (20.79%) Retail
4 19 (18.81%) Telecoms
5 17 (16.83%) Banking
6 12 (11.88%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.98%) Back Office
8 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.98%) Marketing
9 1 (0.99%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (24.75%) Technical Specialist
2 14 (13.86%) Consultant
2 14 (13.86%) Developer
2 14 (13.86%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (11.88%) Network Engineer
3 12 (11.88%) Python Developer
4 11 (10.89%) Java Consultant
4 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.89%) Senior Python Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Software Consultant
6 9 (8.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (8.91%) SOA Consultant
6 9 (8.91%) SOA Technical Consultant
6 9 (8.91%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Software Development Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Software Manager
8 6 (5.94%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.75%) XML
2 13 (12.87%) HTML
3 12 (11.88%) Java EE
4 11 (10.89%) Web Services
5 9 (8.91%) .NET
5 9 (8.91%) .NET Framework
5 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET
5 9 (8.91%) Entity Framework
5 9 (8.91%) jQuery
5 9 (8.91%) LINQ
5 9 (8.91%) WCF
6 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.96%) J2EE
8 2 (1.98%) SOAP
9 1 (0.99%) JSON
9 1 (0.99%) Middleware
9 1 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) Data Centre
2 23 (22.77%) CMDB
3 12 (11.88%) Device Driver
3 12 (11.88%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (8.91%) iPad
5 5 (4.95%) User Experience
6 4 (3.96%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (3.96%) PKI
7 3 (2.97%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (2.97%) Life Science
8 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.98%) EPoS
8 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.98%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.99%) SCADA
9 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (64.36%) Linux
2 28 (27.72%) Unix
2 28 (27.72%) Windows
3 4 (3.96%) Solaris
3 4 (3.96%) SUSE
3 4 (3.96%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.97%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.69%) Presales
2 24 (23.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 24 (23.76%) Line Management
2 24 (23.76%) Service Delivery
3 14 (13.86%) SOA
4 13 (12.87%) Data Security
4 13 (12.87%) High Availability
4 13 (12.87%) Time Management
5 12 (11.88%) Device Driver Development
5 12 (11.88%) Open Source
6 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
6 10 (9.90%) SDLC
7 9 (8.91%) ITIL
7 9 (8.91%) MVC
7 9 (8.91%) Software Architecture
7 9 (8.91%) Web Application Development
8 7 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.95%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (4.95%) Information Security
9 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.54%) SQL
2 20 (19.80%) Java
3 12 (11.88%) Python
4 10 (9.90%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.91%) C#
5 9 (8.91%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.99%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.99%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) BPSS Clearance
1 23 (22.77%) LPIC
1 23 (22.77%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.86%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (9.90%) CCNP
4 6 (5.94%) CCNA
5 4 (3.96%) CISSP
5 4 (3.96%) Degree
5 4 (3.96%) GCIA
5 4 (3.96%) GCIH
6 2 (1.98%) CCDP
7 1 (0.99%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (34.65%) Active Directory
2 33 (32.67%) Firmware
3 32 (31.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (11.88%) Samba
4 12 (11.88%) Squid
5 1 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.99%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (22.77%) Backup Exec
1 23 (22.77%) NetBackup
1 23 (22.77%) SCCM
1 23 (22.77%) SCOM
2 9 (8.91%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (8.91%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (32.67%) IBM
2 32 (31.68%) VMware
3 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
4 24 (23.76%) Citrix
5 23 (22.77%) Red Hat
6 19 (18.81%) Cisco
7 14 (13.86%) HP
7 14 (13.86%) Oracle
8 11 (10.89%) CheckPoint
9 10 (9.90%) Symantec
10 9 (8.91%) Brocade
10 9 (8.91%) EMC
10 9 (8.91%) Fortinet
10 9 (8.91%) Huawei
10 9 (8.91%) Meraki
10 9 (8.91%) Veeam
11 6 (5.94%) Palo Alto
12 5 (4.95%) Draytek
12 5 (4.95%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (4.95%) NETGEAR
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