Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 307 261
Rank change year-on-year +121 -46 -12
Permanent jobs citing SSL 9 21 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.21% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 1.17% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 76
Median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.11% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% +3.09%

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 564 1,794 1,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.70% 17.86% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 454 1,438 1,386
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,625 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,800 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.63% -3.58% +5.56%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SSL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SSL in the South West.

Salary trend for SSL in the South West

SSL
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing SSL in the South West over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

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 18 September 2020. 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
Wiltshire +55 3 £72,500 +28.21%
Dorset +49 3 £40,000 -42.86% 1
Bristol +91 2 £67,500 +64.63%
Somerset +18 1 £47,500 +37.68% 3
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 3 (33.33%) DigitalOcean
3 3 (33.33%) PHP-FPM
3 3 (33.33%) React
3 3 (33.33%) Laravel
3 3 (33.33%) GitHub
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Basecamp
3 3 (33.33%) FCoE
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (33.33%) AWS
3 3 (33.33%) nginx
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Sage Pay
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Presales
3 3 (33.33%) Vue.js
3 3 (33.33%) PHP 7
3 3 (33.33%) Mailgun
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint

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 3 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Basecamp
1 3 (33.33%) DigitalOcean
1 3 (33.33%) GitHub
1 3 (33.33%) Mailgun
1 3 (33.33%) Sage Pay
2 1 (11.11%) Azure
2 1 (11.11%) GCP
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 3 (33.33%) FCoE
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) VPLS
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Developer
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 3 (33.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Site Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) Laravel
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
1 3 (33.33%) PHP-FPM
1 3 (33.33%) React
1 3 (33.33%) Symfony
1 3 (33.33%) Vue.js
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) WSDL
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
1 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 3 (33.33%) OOP
1 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 3 (33.33%) Presales
1 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source Development
3 1 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) PHP 7
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Grafana
2 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Prometheus
2 1 (11.11%) Rancher
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) VMware