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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 231 204 219
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs citing SSL 29 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.59% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 4.21% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 23
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £51,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
1067 951 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.20% 14.11% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 884 765 861
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -13 21 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Cheshire -25 8 £42,750 -15.34% 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 37 (56.92%) Linux
2 28 (43.08%) HTML
3 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (38.46%) PHP
4 25 (38.46%) MySQL
5 23 (35.38%) E-Commerce
6 22 (33.85%) CSS
6 22 (33.85%) Firewall
7 20 (30.77%) MVC
7 20 (30.77%) OOP
7 20 (30.77%) Zend
7 20 (30.77%) Drupal
7 20 (30.77%) Magento
8 18 (27.69%) Windows
9 17 (26.15%) Finance
10 14 (21.54%) LDAP
10 14 (21.54%) DNS
11 13 (20.00%) VPN
12 12 (18.46%) Cisco
12 12 (18.46%) Internet
13 11 (16.92%) Apache
14 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
14 10 (15.38%) Juniper
14 10 (15.38%) Retail
15 9 (13.85%) Network Security
15 9 (13.85%) IBM
15 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
15 9 (13.85%) ITIL
15 9 (13.85%) CheckPoint
15 9 (13.85%) Middleware

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (30.77%) Drupal
2 11 (16.92%) Apache
3 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.54%) IIS
6 1 (1.54%) JBoss
6 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) Route 53
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) ElastiCache
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) Firewall
2 14 (21.54%) LDAP
2 14 (21.54%) DNS
3 13 (20.00%) VPN
4 12 (18.46%) Internet
5 9 (13.85%) Network Security
5 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.77%) VLAN
7 6 (9.23%) Junos
7 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (9.23%) WAN
7 6 (9.23%) DHCP
8 5 (7.69%) HTTP
8 5 (7.69%) Intranet
9 4 (6.15%) SSH
9 4 (6.15%) Kerberos
9 4 (6.15%) LAN
10 3 (4.62%) IPsec
10 3 (4.62%) MPLS
11 2 (3.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) MySQL
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.08%) DB2
4 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Retail
3 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.69%) Marketing
4 5 (7.69%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.08%) Law
6 1 (1.54%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Developer
2 20 (30.77%) Magento Developer
3 17 (26.15%) PHP Magento Developer
3 17 (26.15%) PHP Developer
4 10 (15.38%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) ICT Technician
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Technician
7 5 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Specialist
9 3 (4.62%) Administrator
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Specialist
9 3 (4.62%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Business Process Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) HTML
2 22 (33.85%) CSS
3 9 (13.85%) Middleware
4 5 (7.69%) Web Services
5 4 (6.15%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (4.62%) XML
7 2 (3.08%) WSDL
7 2 (3.08%) ISPF
7 2 (3.08%) SOAP
7 2 (3.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
1 6 (9.23%) Clustering
1 6 (9.23%) SecurID
2 5 (7.69%) VLE
2 5 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.15%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.62%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
6 1 (1.54%) PKI
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.92%) Linux
2 18 (27.69%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.77%) UNIX
5 6 (9.23%) AIX
6 5 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.15%) FreeBSD
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.62%) CentOS
9 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.54%) zOS
9 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) E-Commerce
2 20 (30.77%) OOP
2 20 (30.77%) MVC
3 9 (13.85%) ITIL
4 7 (10.77%) Change Management
5 5 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.15%) Identity Management
6 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.15%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.62%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (4.62%) Data Management
7 3 (4.62%) SWOT Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) Release Management
7 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.62%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (3.08%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (38.46%) PHP
3 8 (12.31%) SQL
3 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.77%) Perl
5 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.69%) VB
7 4 (6.15%) Ruby
8 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.08%) JCL
8 2 (3.08%) COBOL
8 2 (3.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) CCNP
2 1 (1.54%) CCNA
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (3.08%) vCloud
4 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) SCCM
1 6 (9.23%) FortiGate
2 4 (6.15%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.54%) Nessus
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Zend
2 12 (18.46%) Cisco
3 10 (15.38%) Juniper
4 9 (13.85%) IBM
4 9 (13.85%) CheckPoint
5 8 (12.31%) Fortinet
6 7 (10.77%) Fujitsu
7 5 (7.69%) Oracle
7 5 (7.69%) VMware
8 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.08%) F5
10 1 (1.54%) Splunk
10 1 (1.54%) Lumension
10 1 (1.54%) Becrypt
10 1 (1.54%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.54%) Symantec
10 1 (1.54%) McAfee
10 1 (1.54%) Websense
10 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago