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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 87 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -5
Permanent jobs citing SSL 39 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.12% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.07% 0.70% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
323 428 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.53% 22.91% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 234 323 197
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 21 £48,500 - 1
Knutsford - 5 £50,000 - 3
Chester +12 1 £37,500 -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 66 (83.54%) Finance
2 42 (53.16%) WebSphere
3 41 (51.90%) Juniper
4 36 (45.57%) Cisco
4 36 (45.57%) Firewall
5 33 (41.77%) TCP/IP
6 31 (39.24%) HTTP
6 31 (39.24%) LDAP
6 31 (39.24%) DNS
7 29 (36.71%) Middleware
8 26 (32.91%) SMTP
9 25 (31.65%) LAN
9 25 (31.65%) WAN
9 25 (31.65%) SOAP
9 25 (31.65%) BGP
9 25 (31.65%) EIGRP
9 25 (31.65%) IGRP
9 25 (31.65%) TACACS
9 25 (31.65%) OSPF
9 25 (31.65%) HP
9 25 (31.65%) CiscoWorks
9 25 (31.65%) Internet
9 25 (31.65%) Mainframe
9 25 (31.65%) Network Design
9 25 (31.65%) HP NNM
9 25 (31.65%) Load Balancing
9 25 (31.65%) Network Management
9 25 (31.65%) F5
9 25 (31.65%) Capacity Management
10 24 (30.38%) Windows

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (53.16%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.39%) Gentran
3 8 (10.13%) MQSeries
4 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (45.57%) Firewall
2 33 (41.77%) TCP/IP
3 31 (39.24%) HTTP
3 31 (39.24%) LDAP
3 31 (39.24%) DNS
4 26 (32.91%) SMTP
5 25 (31.65%) LAN
5 25 (31.65%) WAN
5 25 (31.65%) BGP
5 25 (31.65%) EIGRP
5 25 (31.65%) IGRP
5 25 (31.65%) TACACS
5 25 (31.65%) OSPF
5 25 (31.65%) Internet
6 18 (22.78%) Network Security
7 11 (13.92%) DHCP
7 11 (13.92%) VPN
7 11 (13.92%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (13.92%) VLAN
8 10 (12.66%) Junos
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.53%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 66 (83.54%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Retail
2 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Network Engineer
2 22 (27.85%) Firewall Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Network Security Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Security Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) Security Specialist
4 6 (7.59%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (2.53%) Junior
6 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (2.53%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (2.53%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (1.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.27%) Network Specialist
7 1 (1.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (1.27%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (1.27%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (1.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) Middleware
2 25 (31.65%) SOAP
3 14 (17.72%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (13.92%) FIX Protocol
5 10 (12.66%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 8 (10.13%) ISPF
7 3 (3.80%) .NET
8 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 1 (1.27%) jQuery
9 1 (1.27%) Web Services
9 1 (1.27%) XML
9 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.27%) CSS
9 1 (1.27%) HTML
9 1 (1.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.65%) Mainframe
2 8 (10.13%) SecurID
3 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.33%) Device Driver
4 5 (6.33%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.53%) EMV
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) AIX
2 17 (21.52%) UNIX
3 5 (6.33%) FreeBSD
3 5 (6.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Network Design
1 25 (31.65%) Load Balancing
1 25 (31.65%) Network Management
1 25 (31.65%) Capacity Management
2 16 (20.25%) Change Management
3 6 (7.59%) Migration
3 6 (7.59%) Service Management
3 6 (7.59%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (7.59%) Cyber Security
3 6 (7.59%) SIEM
4 5 (6.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (2.53%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.27%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.27%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) Perl
2 8 (10.13%) JCL
3 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.33%) Ruby
4 3 (3.80%) SQL
4 3 (3.80%) C#
5 2 (2.53%) C++
5 2 (2.53%) VB
5 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Snort
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 25 (31.65%) CiscoWorks
1 25 (31.65%) HP NNM
2 6 (7.59%) Nessus
2 6 (7.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (7.59%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (51.90%) Juniper
2 36 (45.57%) Cisco
3 25 (31.65%) HP
3 25 (31.65%) F5
4 16 (20.25%) CheckPoint
5 10 (12.66%) Fujitsu
5 10 (12.66%) IBM
6 6 (7.59%) IronPort
6 6 (7.59%) Qualys
6 6 (7.59%) Blue Coat
6 6 (7.59%) McAfee
6 6 (7.59%) Symantec
6 6 (7.59%) Websense
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.59%) Lumension
6 6 (7.59%) Becrypt
6 6 (7.59%) LogRhythm
6 6 (7.59%) Splunk
7 3 (3.80%) JBoss
8 1 (1.27%) Lotus
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago