The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 167 222
Rank change year-on-year -33 +55  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 29 74 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 1.20% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.63% 8.21% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 61 11
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -22.72%  
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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 798 901 872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.53% 14.61% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 627 715 779
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for SSL in the West Midlands

SSL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SSL 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 28 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
Birmingham -12 20 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Shropshire +4 4 £69,713 +114.50%
Solihull - 2 £22,000 -
Worcestershire -10 1 £26,500 -47.00% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £65,000 -
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SSL.

1 37 (57.81%) Firewall
2 33 (51.56%) DNS
3 29 (45.31%) Presales
4 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
5 21 (32.81%) Service Delivery
6 20 (31.25%) Network Security
7 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
7 19 (29.69%) SQL
7 19 (29.69%) Web Services
8 18 (28.13%) Linux
8 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
8 18 (28.13%) Cisco
8 18 (28.13%) Software Architecture
8 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
9 17 (26.56%) Line Management
9 17 (26.56%) IPsec
10 16 (25.00%) Project Management
10 16 (25.00%) LDAP
11 15 (23.44%) VPN
11 15 (23.44%) VMware
11 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (21.88%) Backup Exec
12 14 (21.88%) OSPF
12 14 (21.88%) Red Hat
13 13 (20.31%) Citrix
13 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (20.31%) IBM
13 13 (20.31%) HTML
13 13 (20.31%) IIS

SSL
Co-occurring 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 13 (20.31%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) SaaS
2 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) IaaS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.81%) Office 365
2 5 (7.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (57.81%) Firewall
2 33 (51.56%) DNS
3 20 (31.25%) Network Security
4 17 (26.56%) IPsec
5 16 (25.00%) LDAP
6 15 (23.44%) VPN
7 14 (21.88%) OSPF
8 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 10 (15.63%) IPv6
9 10 (15.63%) WAN
10 9 (14.06%) BGP
10 9 (14.06%) HTTP
10 9 (14.06%) IPv4
11 8 (12.50%) DHCP
11 8 (12.50%) SMTP
12 7 (10.94%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (9.38%) MPLS
13 6 (9.38%) SNMP
14 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (7.81%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.31%) Multimedia
2 12 (18.75%) Publishing
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Billing
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Finance
6 1 (1.56%) French Language
6 1 (1.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Architect
1 19 (29.69%) Solutions Architect
2 13 (20.31%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (10.94%) Team Leader
4 6 (9.38%) Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Network Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Development Team Leader
5 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Software Development Team Leader
5 5 (7.81%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.69%) IT Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) Web Services
2 13 (20.31%) Ajax
2 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
2 13 (20.31%) CSS
2 13 (20.31%) HTML
2 13 (20.31%) JDBC
2 13 (20.31%) ODBC
2 13 (20.31%) REST
2 13 (20.31%) SAML
3 6 (9.38%) XML
4 5 (7.81%) .NET
4 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework
4 5 (7.81%) jQuery
4 5 (7.81%) JSON
4 5 (7.81%) LINQ
4 5 (7.81%) WAP
4 5 (7.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 12 (18.75%) CMDB
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) iPad
3 5 (7.81%) PKI
4 3 (4.69%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.69%) FlexPod
4 3 (4.69%) Life Science
4 3 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.56%) FMCG
6 1 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Fedora
4 2 (3.13%) SUSE
4 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (45.31%) Presales
2 21 (32.81%) Service Delivery
3 18 (28.13%) Software Architecture
4 17 (26.56%) Line Management
5 16 (25.00%) Project Management
6 14 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (20.31%) Customer Requirements
7 13 (20.31%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (20.31%) Service Design
8 12 (18.75%) IT Strategy
9 11 (17.19%) Load Balancing
9 11 (17.19%) Network Design
10 9 (14.06%) ITIL
10 9 (14.06%) SIEM
11 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
11 6 (9.38%) Network Architecture
12 5 (7.81%) MVC
12 5 (7.81%) Project Governance
12 5 (7.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) SQL
2 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.81%) C#
3 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 12 (18.75%) LPIC
2 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) CCNP
4 5 (7.81%) CCIE
5 4 (6.25%) CCNA
6 3 (4.69%) CISSP
7 2 (3.13%) GCIA
7 2 (3.13%) GCIH
8 1 (1.56%) CCDP
8 1 (1.56%) CCSE
8 1 (1.56%) Degree
8 1 (1.56%) IISP
8 1 (1.56%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
3 3 (4.69%) QA
4 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (18.75%) Firmware
4 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.56%) vSphere
6 1 (1.56%) XenApp
6 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) Backup Exec
2 12 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 12 (18.75%) SCCM
2 12 (18.75%) SCOM
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.13%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 18 (28.13%) Cisco
3 15 (23.44%) VMware
4 14 (21.88%) Red Hat
5 13 (20.31%) Citrix
5 13 (20.31%) IBM
5 13 (20.31%) ServiceNow
6 12 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 12 (18.75%) Juniper
7 5 (7.81%) F5
8 4 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 4 (6.25%) HP
8 4 (6.25%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.69%) Aruba
9 3 (4.69%) Brocade
9 3 (4.69%) Meraki
9 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.69%) Sourcefire
10 2 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
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