The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 61 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.18% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.72% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +102.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 58 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.52% 12.26% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 63 51 55
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SSL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SSL Salary Trend in Merseyside

SSL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Liverpool - 1 £42,500 -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (100.00%) Perfmon

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Perfmon