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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 116 65 131
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +66
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 53 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.27% 3.39% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 17.97% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 49 9
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -
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
352 295 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.82% 18.87% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 275 253 303
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -11 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Runcorn - 1 £40,000 -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) UNIX
3 10 (50.00%) Middleware
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (40.00%) AIX
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) Perl
5 7 (35.00%) Mainframe
5 7 (35.00%) JCL
5 7 (35.00%) ISPF
5 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
5 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 6 (30.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) Juniper
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco
6 6 (30.00%) LAN
6 6 (30.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) HTTP
7 4 (20.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (15.00%) CCNP
8 3 (15.00%) MPLS
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
3 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security
6 2 (10.00%) LDAP
6 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (10.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.00%) ICMP
7 1 (5.00%) VRRP
7 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Middleware
2 8 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (35.00%) ISPF
3 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) Java SE
5 2 (10.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) UNIX
4 8 (40.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (10.00%) Change Management
1 2 (10.00%) Migration
1 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (5.00%) Network Management
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.00%) Network Design
2 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Perl
1 7 (35.00%) JCL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Juniper
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) BT
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) F5
3 1 (5.00%) Meru Networks
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