The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 58 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing SSL 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.02% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 1.27% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £53,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
80 79 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.63% 15.25% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 62 54 57
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,875 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +10 6 £53,000 +24.70%
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for SSL.

1 15 (78.95%) FTP
1 15 (78.95%) HTTP
1 15 (78.95%) HTTPS
2 14 (73.68%) WSDL
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 14 (73.68%) SOAP
2 14 (73.68%) Web Services
2 14 (73.68%) XML
2 14 (73.68%) XSD
2 14 (73.68%) XSLT
2 14 (73.68%) JMS
2 14 (73.68%) SOA
2 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle Service Bus
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (73.68%) XPath
2 14 (73.68%) SDLC
2 14 (73.68%) Service Design
3 5 (26.32%) DHCP
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) ISDN
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) PSTN
4 4 (21.05%) VoIP
4 4 (21.05%) WLAN

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Service Bus
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) FTP
1 15 (78.95%) HTTP
1 15 (78.95%) HTTPS
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (21.05%) DMVPN
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) IPsec
3 4 (21.05%) ISDN
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) PSTN
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) WLAN
4 1 (5.26%) ATM
4 1 (5.26%) DMZ
4 1 (5.26%) SMTP
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Administrator
1 14 (73.68%) Technical Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) JMS
1 14 (73.68%) SOAP
1 14 (73.68%) Web Services
1 14 (73.68%) WSDL
1 14 (73.68%) XML
1 14 (73.68%) XSD
1 14 (73.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) SDLC
1 14 (73.68%) Service Design
1 14 (73.68%) SOA
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Data Privacy
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) XPath
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) Meraki
3 1 (5.26%) Brocade
3 1 (5.26%) FireEye
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) VMware