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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 172 220 206
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -14
Permanent jobs citing SSL 62 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.13% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 0.82% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 19
Median salary £44,500 £48,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.71% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,250 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
920 852 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.78% 15.33% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 730 763 730
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +21 46 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Staffordshire - 14 £35,000 -
Worcestershire +15 1 - -
Coventry +3 1 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Dudley - 1 - -
Stourbridge - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £80,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £34,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 51 (42.50%) SQL Server
1 51 (42.50%) Firewall
2 46 (38.33%) Finance
3 44 (36.67%) Linux
4 40 (33.33%) IIS
4 40 (33.33%) VPN
5 38 (31.67%) Active Directory
6 37 (30.83%) SQL
7 35 (29.17%) Windows
7 35 (29.17%) TCP/IP
8 34 (28.33%) WAN
9 32 (26.67%) DNS
10 31 (25.83%) LAN
11 30 (25.00%) Web Services
11 30 (25.00%) HTML
12 28 (23.33%) JavaScript
12 28 (23.33%) .NET
12 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
12 28 (23.33%) Retail
13 27 (22.50%) MS Excel
14 25 (20.83%) Microsoft
15 24 (20.00%) VB.NET
15 24 (20.00%) Java
15 24 (20.00%) VMware
15 24 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (19.17%) XML
17 22 (18.33%) ITIL
17 22 (18.33%) IPsec
17 22 (18.33%) Banking
18 21 (17.50%) IBM

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 40 (33.33%) IIS
2 20 (16.67%) Apache
3 15 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 11 (9.17%) JBoss
4 11 (9.17%) WebSphere
4 11 (9.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.83%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.00%) CMS
7 5 (4.17%) nginx
7 5 (4.17%) SAS
8 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.50%) MindAlign
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (42.50%) Firewall
2 40 (33.33%) VPN
3 35 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 34 (28.33%) WAN
5 32 (26.67%) DNS
6 31 (25.83%) LAN
7 22 (18.33%) IPsec
8 19 (15.83%) VLAN
8 19 (15.83%) Wireless
9 18 (15.00%) VoIP
10 17 (14.17%) MPLS
11 16 (13.33%) SMTP
12 15 (12.50%) BGP
12 15 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
12 15 (12.50%) DHCP
12 15 (12.50%) EIGRP
12 15 (12.50%) OSPF
12 15 (12.50%) VPLS
13 13 (10.83%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (10.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (9.17%) DB2
3 11 (9.17%) RDBMS
3 11 (9.17%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.33%) MySQL
6 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 46 (38.33%) Finance
2 28 (23.33%) Retail
3 22 (18.33%) Banking
4 14 (11.67%) Retail Banking
5 12 (10.00%) Publishing
6 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.67%) Automotive
8 2 (1.67%) Back Office
8 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.83%) Front Office
9 1 (0.83%) Law
9 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (20.83%) Analyst
2 21 (17.50%) Consultant
2 21 (17.50%) Developer
3 16 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (10.83%) Technical Consultant
5 13 (10.83%) Technical Specialist
6 12 (10.00%) Network Analyst
7 10 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
7 10 (8.33%) Network Support
7 10 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
7 10 (8.33%) Security Analyst
7 10 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Software Consultant
8 8 (6.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 8 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.00%) HTML
1 30 (25.00%) Web Services
2 28 (23.33%) .NET
2 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 23 (19.17%) XML
4 19 (15.83%) CSS
4 19 (15.83%) SOAP
5 17 (14.17%) XHTML
6 15 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 15 (12.50%) Ajax
7 11 (9.17%) Entity Framework
7 11 (9.17%) Java EE
7 11 (9.17%) jQuery
8 9 (7.50%) LINQ
8 9 (7.50%) WCF
9 5 (4.17%) .NET Remoting
9 5 (4.17%) Classic ASP
9 5 (4.17%) Google Maps API
9 5 (4.17%) WinForms
10 4 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.83%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (10.00%) CMDB
4 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.67%) iPad
5 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.83%) PKI
7 6 (5.00%) User Experience
8 3 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.67%) FMCG
9 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.67%) W3C
10 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.83%) EPoS
10 1 (0.83%) Handset
10 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.67%) Linux
2 35 (29.17%) Windows
3 17 (14.17%) Unix
4 8 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.83%) Solaris
5 7 (5.83%) SUSE
6 3 (2.50%) CentOS
6 3 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.33%) ITIL
2 21 (17.50%) Presales
3 17 (14.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (14.17%) MVC
4 15 (12.50%) SOA
5 14 (11.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 14 (11.67%) Service Delivery
5 14 (11.67%) SIEM
6 13 (10.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (10.83%) Line Management
6 13 (10.83%) OO
7 11 (9.17%) High Availability
7 11 (9.17%) Time Management
8 10 (8.33%) Data Security
9 9 (7.50%) CRM
9 9 (7.50%) Information Security
10 8 (6.67%) Open Source
10 8 (6.67%) Software Architecture
10 8 (6.67%) Web Application Development
11 7 (5.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.83%) SQL
2 28 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.00%) Java
3 24 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 16 (13.33%) C#
5 4 (3.33%) Python
6 3 (2.50%) Perl
6 3 (2.50%) VB
7 2 (1.67%) C
7 2 (1.67%) R
7 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (13.33%) CCNP
3 13 (10.83%) Degree
4 12 (10.00%) LPIC
4 12 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (9.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (8.33%) CISSP
7 9 (7.50%) CCNA
8 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.50%) CISM
10 2 (1.67%) MCP
11 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.83%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.83%) MCSE
11 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.50%) COBIT
3 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (31.67%) Active Directory
2 24 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.83%) Firmware
4 3 (2.50%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.83%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.83%) Samba
5 1 (0.83%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) SCCM
2 12 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 12 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 12 (10.00%) SCOM
3 10 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (7.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.83%) Cacti
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.00%) VMware
3 21 (17.50%) IBM
4 19 (15.83%) Cisco
5 17 (14.17%) WorldPay
6 15 (12.50%) PayPal
7 13 (10.83%) Citrix
8 12 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 12 (10.00%) Veeam
9 11 (9.17%) Oracle
10 10 (8.33%) F5
10 10 (8.33%) HP
10 10 (8.33%) Palo Alto
10 10 (8.33%) Symantec
11 9 (7.50%) Brocade
11 9 (7.50%) EMC
11 9 (7.50%) Riverbed
12 8 (6.67%) Juniper
13 7 (5.83%) SolarWinds
14 5 (4.17%) Google
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