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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 56 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.22% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 2.60% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £47,500 £23,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.12% +6.81%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 77 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.82% 13.16% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 68
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper