The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 32 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing SSL 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.12% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 4.55% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SSL
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 22 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.66% 8.09% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 36
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SSL
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SSL Salary Trend in Chester

SSL
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) VMware