Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 245 260
Rank change year-on-year -44 +15 +11
Permanent jobs citing SSL 35 90 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 5.64% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 43 79 62
South West median annual salary £80,000 £45,000 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.78% -13.88% +22.94%
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

SSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,725 1,597 1,729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.86% 15.50% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,381 1,285 1,438
South West median annual salary £42,300 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.47% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,850 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in the South West

SSL
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL in the South West.

Salary trend for SSL in the South West

SSL
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in the South West over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for SSL in the South West

SSL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +17 10 £70,000 +14.29%
Bristol -6 5 £45,000 +69.81% 2
Gloucestershire -50 4 £45,000 -
Wiltshire -18 3 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Somerset - 1 £34,500 -
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SSL.

1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) HTTPS
3 16 (45.71%) HTTP
4 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
4 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
4 12 (34.29%) Azure
5 11 (31.43%) REST
5 11 (31.43%) Splunk
5 11 (31.43%) C#
5 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 11 (31.43%) VPN
5 11 (31.43%) DNS
5 11 (31.43%) Cybercrime
6 10 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 10 (28.57%) XML
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
6 10 (28.57%) Java
6 10 (28.57%) .NET
6 10 (28.57%) MySQL
6 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (28.57%) TDD
6 10 (28.57%) JSON
6 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 9 (25.71%) NUnit
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) Internet
7 9 (25.71%) EJB
7 9 (25.71%) Ant
7 9 (25.71%) JUnit

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (25.71%) JBoss
2 6 (17.14%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Azure
2 8 (22.86%) Office 365
3 4 (11.43%) Google Play
4 1 (2.86%) AWS
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) HTTPS
2 16 (45.71%) HTTP
3 11 (31.43%) DNS
3 11 (31.43%) VPN
4 9 (25.71%) Internet
5 8 (22.86%) Firewall
6 7 (20.00%) Wireshark
7 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
7 4 (11.43%) MPLS
8 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) MySQL
3 9 (25.71%) Infinispan
4 6 (17.14%) Apache Hive
5 4 (11.43%) Big Data
5 4 (11.43%) Impala
6 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.71%) HBase
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.71%) Ant
2 9 (25.71%) JUnit
2 9 (25.71%) NUnit
2 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.43%) Android Studio
3 4 (11.43%) CocoaPods
3 4 (11.43%) Gradle
3 4 (11.43%) Mockito
3 4 (11.43%) Xcode
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.86%) Maven
5 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Law
2 7 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Android Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Data Scientist
4 4 (11.43%) iOS Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Android Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Hadoop Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) REST
2 10 (28.57%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 10 (28.57%) HTML
2 10 (28.57%) JSON
2 10 (28.57%) XML
3 9 (25.71%) EJB
4 4 (11.43%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (11.43%) Kafka
4 4 (11.43%) Retrofit
4 4 (11.43%) RxJava
4 4 (11.43%) UIKit
4 4 (11.43%) WebKit
5 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) JDBC
6 1 (2.86%) JPA
6 1 (2.86%) jQuery
6 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Cybercrime
2 9 (25.71%) User Experience
3 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Android
1 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) TDD
3 9 (25.71%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
4 8 (22.86%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (22.86%) MVVM
4 8 (22.86%) Push Notifications
4 8 (22.86%) User Stories
5 7 (20.00%) Behavioural Analysis
5 7 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 7 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 7 (20.00%) SIEM
5 7 (20.00%) Threat Detection
5 7 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
5 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.43%) Data Science
6 4 (11.43%) Machine Learning
6 4 (11.43%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) C#
1 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Apple Swift
4 4 (11.43%) Kotlin
4 4 (11.43%) R
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Flume
3 2 (5.71%) HDFS
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) AirWatch
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (11.43%) Kibana
2 4 (11.43%) Oozie
3 2 (5.71%) Ambari
3 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Splunk
3 7 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (11.43%) BT
4 4 (11.43%) Google
5 2 (5.71%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle