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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 233 196 226
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +30
Permanent jobs citing SSL 29 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.76% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 5.20% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 18
Average salary £40,750 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.11% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £53,500 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1050 1000 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.21% 14.65% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 879 831 902
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Manchester -16 18 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Cheshire -27 8 £43,750 -15.45%
Merseyside +9 3 - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 39 (53.42%) Linux
2 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.99%) HTML
4 25 (34.25%) PHP
4 25 (34.25%) MySQL
5 24 (32.88%) CSS
6 21 (28.77%) LDAP
6 21 (28.77%) Finance
7 20 (27.40%) MVC
7 20 (27.40%) OOP
7 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
7 20 (27.40%) Zend
7 20 (27.40%) Drupal
7 20 (27.40%) Magento
8 19 (26.03%) Windows
8 19 (26.03%) Firewall
9 18 (24.66%) DNS
10 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
10 14 (19.18%) Apache
10 14 (19.18%) VPN
11 13 (17.81%) Retail
11 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
11 13 (17.81%) Juniper
11 13 (17.81%) Internet
12 12 (16.44%) Telecoms
12 12 (16.44%) Cisco
12 12 (16.44%) Network Security
13 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
13 11 (15.07%) Fujitsu
13 11 (15.07%) Change Management

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (27.40%) Drupal
2 14 (19.18%) Apache
3 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Route 53
2 1 (1.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.77%) LDAP
2 19 (26.03%) Firewall
3 18 (24.66%) DNS
4 14 (19.18%) VPN
5 13 (17.81%) Internet
6 12 (16.44%) Network Security
7 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
8 9 (12.33%) Kerberos
8 9 (12.33%) SSH
9 8 (10.96%) VLAN
10 7 (9.59%) DHCP
11 6 (8.22%) Junos
11 6 (8.22%) HTTP
12 5 (6.85%) WAN
12 5 (6.85%) IPsec
12 5 (6.85%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (6.85%) Intranet
12 5 (6.85%) HTTPS
12 5 (6.85%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (4.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) MySQL
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) DB2
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 13 (17.81%) Retail
3 12 (16.44%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.22%) Marketing
5 5 (6.85%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.74%) Law
7 1 (1.37%) Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) Magento Developer
3 14 (19.18%) PHP Developer
3 14 (19.18%) PHP Magento Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Network Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Tivoli Specialist
6 6 (8.22%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Security Specialist
7 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Technician
7 5 (6.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (6.85%) ICT Technician
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Business Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) HTML
2 24 (32.88%) CSS
3 11 (15.07%) Middleware
4 6 (8.22%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 5 (6.85%) Web Services
6 4 (5.48%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (2.74%) ISPF
8 2 (2.74%) WSDL
8 2 (2.74%) XML
8 2 (2.74%) J2EE
8 2 (2.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Clustering
2 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.33%) Device Driver
4 7 (9.59%) SecurID
5 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.85%) VLE
6 5 (6.85%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) AS400
7 1 (1.37%) GIS
7 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.37%) PKI
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 39 (53.42%) Linux
2 19 (26.03%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) FreeBSD
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.59%) UNIX
5 6 (8.22%) Windows 8
5 6 (8.22%) AIX
6 5 (6.85%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.11%) CentOS
9 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.37%) Solaris
10 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.37%) zOS
10 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) MVC
1 20 (27.40%) OOP
1 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
2 11 (15.07%) Change Management
3 9 (12.33%) Multithreading
4 7 (9.59%) ITIL
5 6 (8.22%) Identity Management
6 5 (6.85%) Service Management
6 5 (6.85%) Migration
6 5 (6.85%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (6.85%) Software Deployment
6 5 (6.85%) Cyber Security
6 5 (6.85%) SIEM
7 4 (5.48%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.11%) Release Management
8 3 (4.11%) SWOT Analysis
8 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
2 25 (34.25%) PHP
3 11 (15.07%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.33%) Perl
4 9 (12.33%) Ruby
5 8 (10.96%) SQL
6 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.85%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) JCL
8 2 (2.74%) Java
8 2 (2.74%) COBOL
9 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.37%) CCNP
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 5 (6.85%) Snort
4 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.74%) vSphere
5 2 (2.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) FortiGate
1 6 (8.22%) SCCM
1 6 (8.22%) Tivoli
1 6 (8.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 5 (6.85%) Nessus
2 5 (6.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (6.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Zend
2 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
3 13 (17.81%) Juniper
4 12 (16.44%) Cisco
5 11 (15.07%) Fujitsu
6 10 (13.70%) IBM
7 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.96%) Fortinet
9 6 (8.22%) Blue Coat
10 5 (6.85%) LogRhythm
10 5 (6.85%) Oracle
10 5 (6.85%) Symantec
10 5 (6.85%) Websense
10 5 (6.85%) McAfee
10 5 (6.85%) IronPort
10 5 (6.85%) Qualys
10 5 (6.85%) Lumension
10 5 (6.85%) Becrypt
10 5 (6.85%) Splunk
11 4 (5.48%) VMware
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