Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 137 159
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22 -17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.15% 0.84% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 4.90% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 6
Wales median annual salary £29,500 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.44% +6.51% -0.59%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £30,750 £86,250 £50,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 380 449 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.77% 17.20% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 325 340 413
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £21,400
90th Percentile £53,750 £64,000 £56,050
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Wales

SSL
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SSL in Wales

SSL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
South Wales +16 3 £29,500 -34.44%
SSL
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for SSL.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Xbox
1 3 (100.00%) Task Automation

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Task Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat