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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 195 217
Rank change year-on-year +21 +22  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 60 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.13% 0.92% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.75% 4.60% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 29
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 774 1043 1229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.61% 19.90% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 643 865 1036
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing SSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 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
Bristol +4 35 £47,500 +41.79% 2
Gloucestershire -3 12 £50,000 +8.69%
Cornwall - 4 £21,000 -
Wiltshire +4 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Somerset -2 2 £34,250 +10.48% 1
Dorset -4 1 £27,500 -59.25%
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South West region with a requirement for SSL.

1 65 (65.66%) HTTP
2 43 (43.43%) DNS
3 42 (42.42%) TCP/IP
4 38 (38.38%) SMTP
5 34 (34.34%) FTP
6 33 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 31 (31.31%) DHCP
8 28 (28.28%) JSON
9 27 (27.27%) Wireshark
9 27 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 27 (27.27%) SQL
9 27 (27.27%) tcpdump
9 27 (27.27%) REST
10 26 (26.26%) HTML
10 26 (26.26%) CSS
11 24 (24.24%) LDAP
12 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (22.22%) HTML5
13 21 (21.21%) Snort
13 21 (21.21%) VPN
13 21 (21.21%) Firewall
13 21 (21.21%) SIEM
14 20 (20.20%) React
14 20 (20.20%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 20 (20.20%) Threat Intelligence
14 20 (20.20%) IPsec
14 20 (20.20%) Telnet
14 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
15 19 (19.19%) SC Cleared
15 19 (19.19%) DV Cleared

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 2 (2.02%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) Apache
2 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.01%) nginx
2 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (15.15%) IaaS
2 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (15.15%) PaaS
2 15 (15.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (65.66%) HTTP
2 43 (43.43%) DNS
3 42 (42.42%) TCP/IP
4 38 (38.38%) SMTP
5 34 (34.34%) FTP
6 31 (31.31%) DHCP
7 27 (27.27%) tcpdump
7 27 (27.27%) Wireshark
8 24 (24.24%) LDAP
9 21 (21.21%) Firewall
9 21 (21.21%) VPN
10 20 (20.20%) IPsec
10 20 (20.20%) Telnet
11 19 (19.19%) HTTPS
12 11 (11.11%) LAN
12 11 (11.11%) Network Security
12 11 (11.11%) VLAN
12 11 (11.11%) WAN
13 10 (10.10%) SSH
13 10 (10.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.05%) CouchDB
2 5 (5.05%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.03%) MySQL
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (12.12%) Jasmine
4 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 10 (10.10%) Mercurial
5 10 (10.10%) Protractor
5 10 (10.10%) Selenium
6 8 (8.08%) Capybara
6 8 (8.08%) Cucumber
6 8 (8.08%) SpecFlow
6 8 (8.08%) WATIR
6 8 (8.08%) WebDriver
7 5 (5.05%) Maven
7 5 (5.05%) MSBuild
8 4 (4.04%) Bower
8 4 (4.04%) Grunt
8 4 (4.04%) JSHint
8 4 (4.04%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (4.04%) QUnit
8 4 (4.04%) webpack
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
1 11 (11.11%) Retail
1 11 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.07%) Electronics
2 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.07%) Marketing
3 3 (3.03%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Advertising
4 2 (2.02%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (35.35%) Analyst
2 27 (27.27%) Developer
3 19 (19.19%) SOC Analyst
4 15 (15.15%) Network Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Incident Analyst
8 7 (7.07%) Technical Support
9 6 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Network Support
10 5 (5.05%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 28 (28.28%) JSON
3 27 (27.27%) REST
4 26 (26.26%) CSS
4 26 (26.26%) HTML
5 22 (22.22%) HTML5
6 20 (20.20%) React
7 19 (19.19%) Ajax
8 12 (12.12%) Backbone.js
8 12 (12.12%) CSS3
8 12 (12.12%) DOM
8 12 (12.12%) Ember.js
9 8 (8.08%) Behat
9 8 (8.08%) Spring
10 7 (7.07%) .NET
11 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
11 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.05%) jQuery
11 5 (5.05%) Kafka
11 5 (5.05%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.12%) User Experience
3 7 (7.07%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (7.07%) PKI
4 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.04%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.04%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Windows
2 9 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (4.04%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.01%) Debian
5 1 (1.01%) Solaris
5 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.01%) Unix
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.21%) SIEM
3 20 (20.20%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 20 (20.20%) Threat Intelligence
4 19 (19.19%) MVC
5 15 (15.15%) OO
5 15 (15.15%) TDD
5 15 (15.15%) Web Development
6 14 (14.14%) DevOps
7 13 (13.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (13.13%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (12.12%) Scrum
9 9 (9.09%) Information Security
10 8 (8.08%) Coaching
10 8 (8.08%) Data Privacy
10 8 (8.08%) Network Architecture
10 8 (8.08%) Software Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.07%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 7 (7.07%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 27 (27.27%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) C#
3 12 (12.12%) Java
4 8 (8.08%) Ruby
5 2 (2.02%) PHP
5 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.02%) Python
6 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.01%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.01%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.01%) Go
6 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
2 19 (19.19%) DV Cleared
2 19 (19.19%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (11.11%) CCNA
5 9 (9.09%) CCNP
6 8 (8.08%) ISEB
6 8 (8.08%) ISTQB
7 7 (7.07%) GIAC
8 5 (5.05%) CREST Certified
8 5 (5.05%) Degree
9 4 (4.04%) CCIE
10 2 (2.02%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (21.21%) Snort
2 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.01%) Docker
4 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) KVM
4 1 (1.01%) NFS
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.01%) Samba
4 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (3.03%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.01%) Ansible
4 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.01%) Nagios
4 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.01%) OpenNebula
4 1 (1.01%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.16%) Cisco
3 10 (10.10%) CheckPoint
4 9 (9.09%) Juniper
5 8 (8.08%) Aruba
6 7 (7.07%) SAP
7 6 (6.06%) WatchGuard
8 4 (4.04%) F5
8 4 (4.04%) Riverbed
8 4 (4.04%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.04%) VMware
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle
9 2 (2.02%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.02%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.01%) Arista
10 1 (1.01%) FireEye
10 1 (1.01%) IBM
10 1 (1.01%) IBM Sterling
10 1 (1.01%) Sun
10 1 (1.01%) Veritas
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