The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 65 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 0.98% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £41,500 £27,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.90% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 102 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.87% 20.16% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 97 63
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £11,450 £18,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SSL
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SSL Salary Trend in Lancashire

SSL
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Master Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya