The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 82 89 114
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Permanent jobs citing SSL 6 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 0.69% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 4.74% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 15
Median salary £62,500 £66,250 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +33.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%

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
135 190 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.30% 14.57% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 79 151 292
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

SSL Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SSL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Crewe - 3 £50,000 -
Knutsford +10 1 - -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Salt
4 2 (22.22%) WSGI
4 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) nginx
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) HP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) Servlets
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) WSGI
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Salt
3 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
3 1 (11.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Sun