The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 107 116 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs citing SSL 19 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.11% 0.67% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 4.17% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 25
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,250 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
SSL
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
282 288 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.41% 16.06% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 202 224 206
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SSL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SSL Salary Trend in Cheshire

SSL
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SSL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +2 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Chester - 5 £30,000 - 1
Crewe - 4 £42,500 - 2
Northwich - 1 £80,000 -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 23 (58.97%) DNS
1 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 20 (51.28%) Wireless
4 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 18 (46.15%) VPN
5 17 (43.59%) Windows
6 16 (41.03%) XML
6 16 (41.03%) Cisco
7 15 (38.46%) LAN
8 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
9 13 (33.33%) WAN
9 13 (33.33%) DHCP
9 13 (33.33%) Finance
10 12 (30.77%) HTML
11 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
11 11 (28.21%) CCNP
11 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (25.64%) iSCSI
12 10 (25.64%) VMware
12 10 (25.64%) HTTP
13 9 (23.08%) FTP
13 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 9 (23.08%) Linux
13 9 (23.08%) Degree
14 8 (20.51%) Retail
14 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (20.51%) Cisco PIX

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
1 3 (7.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) DNS
1 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 20 (51.28%) Wireless
3 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 18 (46.15%) VPN
4 15 (38.46%) LAN
5 13 (33.33%) WAN
5 13 (33.33%) DHCP
6 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (25.64%) iSCSI
7 10 (25.64%) HTTP
8 9 (23.08%) FTP
9 8 (20.51%) MPLS
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (20.51%) Network Security
9 8 (20.51%) IPsec
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (17.95%) NX-OS
10 7 (17.95%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Financial Institution
2 8 (20.51%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) XML
2 12 (30.77%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) Web Services
3 7 (17.95%) 802.1X
4 6 (15.38%) LAMP
4 6 (15.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Life Science
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Linux
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Risk Management
1 8 (20.51%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (17.95%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
4 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.82%) Migration
5 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.26%) Security Patching
5 4 (10.26%) Service Continuity Management
5 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) Server Building
6 3 (7.69%) Email Marketing
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (5.13%) Process Management
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) CCNP
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.08%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) VMware
4 5 (12.82%) HP
4 5 (12.82%) Dell
5 3 (7.69%) Adobe
5 3 (7.69%) Juniper
5 3 (7.69%) BT
5 3 (7.69%) Google
5 3 (7.69%) SonicWALL
5 3 (7.69%) Meru Networks
6 2 (5.13%) Avaya
6 2 (5.13%) GFI Software
6 2 (5.13%) WatchGuard
6 2 (5.13%) Mitel
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
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