The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 107 92 127
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +35
Permanent jobs citing SSL 14 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 1.55% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 9.68% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 10
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £58,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
280 279 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.86% 16.06% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 217 214 294
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSL
North West

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
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 23 July 2014. 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 -8 11 £50,000 +25.00%
Knutsford -8 2 £42,500 -11.91% 1
Wilmslow - 1 £52,500 -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 32 (65.31%) Juniper
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 26 (53.06%) Firewall
2 26 (53.06%) Cisco
3 23 (46.94%) Change Management
3 23 (46.94%) CheckPoint
3 23 (46.94%) Network Security
3 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) LDAP
5 20 (40.82%) DNS
6 17 (34.69%) VPN
6 17 (34.69%) Telecoms
6 17 (34.69%) Retail
6 17 (34.69%) Fujitsu
7 16 (32.65%) Junos
7 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
7 16 (32.65%) HTTP
8 14 (28.57%) SecurID
9 11 (22.45%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
10 10 (20.41%) Load Balancing
10 10 (20.41%) SMTP
10 10 (20.41%) Windows
10 10 (20.41%) Linux
11 9 (18.37%) Apache
11 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
11 9 (18.37%) FreeBSD
11 9 (18.37%) SOAP
11 9 (18.37%) LAN
11 9 (18.37%) WAN

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
2 9 (18.37%) Apache
2 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) Gentran
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Route 53
1 1 (2.04%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 26 (53.06%) Firewall
2 23 (46.94%) Network Security
3 21 (42.86%) LDAP
4 20 (40.82%) DNS
5 17 (34.69%) VPN
6 16 (32.65%) Junos
6 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
6 16 (32.65%) HTTP
7 11 (22.45%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (20.41%) SMTP
9 9 (18.37%) Kerberos
9 9 (18.37%) LAN
9 9 (18.37%) WAN
9 9 (18.37%) SSH
9 9 (18.37%) Internet
9 9 (18.37%) OSPF
9 9 (18.37%) BGP
9 9 (18.37%) EIGRP
9 9 (18.37%) IGRP
9 9 (18.37%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 17 (34.69%) Retail
2 17 (34.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Network Engineer
2 16 (32.65%) Network Security Engineer
2 16 (32.65%) Security Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Security Specialist
5 6 (12.24%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Identity Management Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.04%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) SOAP
2 5 (10.20%) Middleware
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) XML
5 1 (2.04%) XHTML
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
5 1 (2.04%) .NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) ISPF
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) SecurID
2 9 (18.37%) Device Driver
2 9 (18.37%) Clustering
3 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) FreeBSD
3 3 (6.12%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Change Management
2 10 (20.41%) Load Balancing
3 9 (18.37%) Multithreading
3 9 (18.37%) Network Management
3 9 (18.37%) Capacity Management
3 9 (18.37%) Network Design
4 7 (14.29%) Service Management
4 7 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 7 (14.29%) SIEM
4 7 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (6.12%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.04%) Data Management
6 1 (2.04%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.04%) DevOps
6 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
1 9 (18.37%) Ruby
2 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.16%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) JCL
3 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.29%) Snort
2 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) CiscoWorks
1 9 (18.37%) HP NNM
2 7 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (14.29%) Nessus
2 7 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (12.24%) FortiGate
4 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Juniper
2 26 (53.06%) Cisco
3 23 (46.94%) CheckPoint
4 17 (34.69%) Fujitsu
5 9 (18.37%) F5
5 9 (18.37%) HP
6 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.29%) Symantec
6 7 (14.29%) McAfee
6 7 (14.29%) Websense
6 7 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 7 (14.29%) Splunk
6 7 (14.29%) Lumension
6 7 (14.29%) Becrypt
6 7 (14.29%) LogRhythm
6 7 (14.29%) IronPort
6 7 (14.29%) Qualys
7 6 (12.24%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.12%) IBM
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits and pension
Posted: 22 days ago