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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 30 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.26% - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £31,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
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
41 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.16% 11.28% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 31
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) BT
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) VMware