The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 203 210 234
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing SSL 48 57 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 0.85% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.70% 5.82% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 25
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £80,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SSL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1022 980 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.08% 14.69% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 774 875
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SSL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SSL Salary Trend in the North West

SSL
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in the North West

SSL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +2 27 £40,000 - 4
Merseyside - 14 £55,000 - 2
Cheshire -5 4 £32,500 -35.00%
Lancashire - 3 £35,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for SSL.

1 28 (36.36%) Firewall
2 24 (31.17%) Web Services
2 24 (31.17%) HTTP
3 23 (29.87%) VPN
3 23 (29.87%) SOAP
4 22 (28.57%) XML
5 21 (27.27%) Cisco
6 20 (25.97%) LAN
6 20 (25.97%) Degree
7 19 (24.68%) JMS
7 19 (24.68%) SOA
7 19 (24.68%) Wireless
8 18 (23.38%) Cisco Wireless
9 17 (22.08%) QA
10 16 (20.78%) Java
10 16 (20.78%) Service Design
11 15 (19.48%) Oracle
11 15 (19.48%) HTTPS
12 14 (18.18%) WSDL
12 14 (18.18%) FTP
12 14 (18.18%) XSD
12 14 (18.18%) XSLT
12 14 (18.18%) ITIL
12 14 (18.18%) XPath
12 14 (18.18%) WebSphere
12 14 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
12 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (18.18%) SDLC
13 13 (16.88%) High Availability
13 13 (16.88%) Jenkins

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
1 14 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 13 (16.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (16.88%) WebSphere Portal
3 7 (9.09%) nginx
4 5 (6.49%) IIS
5 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 3 (3.90%) Drupal
6 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Sage Pay
4 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.36%) Firewall
2 24 (31.17%) HTTP
3 23 (29.87%) VPN
4 20 (25.97%) LAN
5 19 (24.68%) Wireless
6 18 (23.38%) Cisco Wireless
7 15 (19.48%) HTTPS
8 14 (18.18%) FTP
9 13 (16.88%) WAN
10 12 (15.58%) Network Security
11 9 (11.69%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (11.69%) IPsec
12 8 (10.39%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (10.39%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (10.39%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (10.39%) IP Telephony
12 8 (10.39%) OpenScape
12 8 (10.39%) SAN
12 8 (10.39%) WLAN
13 6 (7.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.49%) Redis
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Ant
1 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.30%) GitLab
4 1 (1.30%) MSI
General
1 13 (16.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Network Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Administrator
4 13 (16.88%) Analyst
5 12 (15.58%) Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Technical Administrator
6 11 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
6 11 (14.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 11 (14.29%) Consultant
6 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 11 (14.29%) Network Analyst
6 11 (14.29%) WebSphere Consultant
7 10 (12.99%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 10 (12.99%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (12.99%) Wireless Engineer
7 10 (12.99%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) Web Services
2 23 (29.87%) SOAP
3 22 (28.57%) XML
4 19 (24.68%) JMS
5 14 (18.18%) WSDL
5 14 (18.18%) XSD
5 14 (18.18%) XSLT
6 12 (15.58%) Middleware
7 11 (14.29%) CSS
7 11 (14.29%) HTML
8 8 (10.39%) 802.1X
8 8 (10.39%) Ajax
9 6 (7.79%) JSON
9 6 (7.79%) Spring
10 5 (6.49%) EJB 3.0
10 5 (6.49%) HTML5
10 5 (6.49%) jQuery
10 5 (6.49%) RESTful
10 5 (6.49%) Spring MVC
10 5 (6.49%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.19%) iPad
5 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Linux
2 4 (5.19%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.30%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) SOA
2 16 (20.78%) Service Design
3 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (18.18%) ITIL
3 14 (18.18%) SDLC
4 13 (16.88%) High Availability
5 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 11 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (14.29%) Migration
5 11 (14.29%) Network Management
5 11 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (11.69%) OO
6 9 (11.69%) Service Management
7 8 (10.39%) MVC
8 7 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.09%) Scrum
8 7 (9.09%) TDD
9 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) Java
2 14 (18.18%) XPath
3 13 (16.88%) Jython
4 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.29%) PHP
6 9 (11.69%) SQL
7 7 (9.09%) Python
8 6 (7.79%) C
9 5 (6.49%) Go
9 5 (6.49%) Ruby
10 3 (3.90%) Perl
10 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.30%) C#
11 1 (1.30%) C++
11 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
2 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
3 11 (14.29%) CCNA
3 11 (14.29%) CCNP
3 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.19%) CISSP
5 1 (1.30%) HNC
5 1 (1.30%) HND
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.08%) QA
2 7 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.30%) ISO13485
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Docker
2 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (16.88%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (16.88%) Puppet
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (10.39%) Cacti
4 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) SmokePing
5 1 (1.30%) yum
5 1 (1.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) Cisco
2 15 (19.48%) Oracle
3 8 (10.39%) Barracuda Networks
3 8 (10.39%) IronPort
3 8 (10.39%) Siemens
4 7 (9.09%) Polycom
5 3 (3.90%) IBM
5 3 (3.90%) PayPal
5 3 (3.90%) WorldPay
5 3 (3.90%) Zend
6 2 (2.60%) AVG
6 2 (2.60%) CA
6 2 (2.60%) Epicor
6 2 (2.60%) GFI Software
6 2 (2.60%) Mitel
6 2 (2.60%) RedGate
6 2 (2.60%) Symantec
7 1 (1.30%) F5
7 1 (1.30%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) Juniper
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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