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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 217 168 228
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +60
Permanent jobs citing SSL 37 77 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 1.13% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 8.28% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 37 77 37
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £35,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1193 930 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.31% 13.69% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 792 988
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 December 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 December 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 -44 20 £33,500 -33.00% 4
Cheshire -21 16 £47,250 -5.50%
Merseyside +13 1 £47,500 +80.95%
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 36 (55.38%) Linux
2 32 (49.23%) Windows
3 26 (40.00%) Firewall
4 25 (38.46%) Finance
5 21 (32.31%) Middleware
6 18 (27.69%) HTML
6 18 (27.69%) UNIX
7 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
7 17 (26.15%) E-Commerce
8 16 (24.62%) Perl
8 16 (24.62%) PHP
8 16 (24.62%) MySQL
8 16 (24.62%) WebSphere MQ
9 15 (23.08%) AIX
10 14 (21.54%) OOP
10 14 (21.54%) CSS
10 14 (21.54%) VPN
10 14 (21.54%) Mainframe
10 14 (21.54%) MVC
10 14 (21.54%) WebSphere
10 14 (21.54%) Zend
10 14 (21.54%) Drupal
10 14 (21.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 14 (21.54%) Magento
11 13 (20.00%) ISPF
11 13 (20.00%) JCL
11 13 (20.00%) WAN
12 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
12 12 (18.46%) ITIL
13 11 (16.92%) LAN

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 14 (21.54%) WebSphere
1 14 (21.54%) Drupal
2 6 (9.23%) Apache
2 6 (9.23%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Magento
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
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 26 (40.00%) Firewall
2 14 (21.54%) VPN
3 13 (20.00%) WAN
4 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
5 11 (16.92%) LAN
6 10 (15.38%) DNS
7 8 (12.31%) LDAP
8 7 (10.77%) Internet
9 6 (9.23%) HTTP
9 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (9.23%) Network Security
10 5 (7.69%) Wireless
10 5 (7.69%) DHCP
10 5 (7.69%) MPLS
11 4 (6.15%) IPsec
11 4 (6.15%) BGP
11 4 (6.15%) VLAN
12 3 (4.62%) IPv6
12 3 (4.62%) VoIP
13 2 (3.08%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) MySQL
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.08%) Law
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Magento Developer
3 13 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 13 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Network Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) WebSphere Specialist
6 6 (9.23%) Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) ICT Technician
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) Middleware
2 18 (27.69%) HTML
3 16 (24.62%) WebSphere MQ
4 14 (21.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 14 (21.54%) CSS
5 13 (20.00%) ISPF
6 5 (7.69%) Web Services
7 4 (6.15%) XML
8 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 2 (3.08%) Java SE
9 2 (3.08%) JSF
10 1 (1.54%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) VLE
3 2 (3.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Life Science
4 1 (1.54%) FMCG
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (55.38%) Linux
2 32 (49.23%) Windows
3 18 (27.69%) UNIX
4 15 (23.08%) AIX
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.54%) zOS
8 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) E-Commerce
2 14 (21.54%) OOP
2 14 (21.54%) MVC
3 12 (18.46%) ITIL
4 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.62%) Network Management
6 3 (4.62%) Identity Management
6 3 (4.62%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.08%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 2 (3.08%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.08%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
2 16 (24.62%) Perl
2 16 (24.62%) PHP
3 13 (20.00%) JCL
4 7 (10.77%) SQL
5 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.08%) Java
6 2 (3.08%) VB
6 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.69%) CCNA
3 3 (4.62%) CCNP
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (3.08%) vCloud
4 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) SCOM
2 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Zend
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco
3 7 (10.77%) Juniper
4 6 (9.23%) IBM
5 5 (7.69%) VMware
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.08%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.08%) F5
8 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) Brocade
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