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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 196 214 239
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +25
Permanent jobs citing SSL 47 47 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.78% 0.70% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.97% 4.74% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 21
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £50,000
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
945 992 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.70% 14.85% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 785 792 909
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +25 28 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Merseyside - 9 £55,000 - 1
Cheshire -4 6 £32,500 -35.00%
Lancashire - 4 £42,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (32.47%) Web Services
1 25 (32.47%) Firewall
2 23 (29.87%) XML
2 23 (29.87%) HTTP
3 22 (28.57%) SOAP
3 22 (28.57%) Java
4 21 (27.27%) QA
5 20 (25.97%) Degree
5 20 (25.97%) VPN
6 19 (24.68%) MySQL
7 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
7 18 (23.38%) Cisco
7 18 (23.38%) JMS
7 18 (23.38%) SOA
8 17 (22.08%) LAN
8 17 (22.08%) PHP
8 17 (22.08%) HTML
8 17 (22.08%) CSS
9 16 (20.78%) Wireless
9 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (20.78%) Puppet
10 15 (19.48%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
11 14 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
11 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (18.18%) WebSphere
11 14 (18.18%) MVC
11 14 (18.18%) ITIL
12 13 (16.88%) Ant
12 13 (16.88%) WebSphere Application Server

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%) WebSphere
2 13 (16.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (16.88%) WebSphere Portal
3 11 (14.29%) nginx
4 9 (11.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (6.49%) Drupal
5 5 (6.49%) IIS
6 4 (5.19%) Apache
7 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.90%) Sage Pay
5 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) Firewall
2 23 (29.87%) HTTP
3 20 (25.97%) VPN
4 17 (22.08%) LAN
5 16 (20.78%) Wireless
6 14 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
7 12 (15.58%) Network Security
8 11 (14.29%) HTTPS
9 10 (12.99%) IPsec
9 10 (12.99%) WAN
10 9 (11.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (11.69%) FTP
11 8 (10.39%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (10.39%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (10.39%) DNS
11 8 (10.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (10.39%) IP Telephony
11 8 (10.39%) OpenScape
11 8 (10.39%) SAN
11 8 (10.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) MySQL
2 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
2 9 (11.69%) Redis
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.88%) Ant
3 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) GitLab
4 2 (2.60%) MSI
4 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Network Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Consultant
5 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 11 (14.29%) WebSphere Consultant
6 10 (12.99%) Administrator
6 10 (12.99%) Java Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Network Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Technical Administrator
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) Web Services
2 23 (29.87%) XML
3 22 (28.57%) SOAP
4 18 (23.38%) JMS
5 17 (22.08%) CSS
5 17 (22.08%) HTML
6 12 (15.58%) Ajax
6 12 (15.58%) Middleware
7 10 (12.99%) JSON
7 10 (12.99%) Spring
8 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
8 9 (11.69%) CSS3
8 9 (11.69%) EJB 3.0
8 9 (11.69%) HTML5
8 9 (11.69%) jQuery
8 9 (11.69%) Node.js
8 9 (11.69%) REST
8 9 (11.69%) RESTful
8 9 (11.69%) Spring MVC
8 9 (11.69%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.09%) iPad
3 7 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.60%) Wiki
5 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Windows
3 3 (3.90%) CentOS
3 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
4 2 (2.60%) Debian
4 2 (2.60%) SUSE
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
5 1 (1.30%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) SOA
2 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (18.18%) ITIL
3 14 (18.18%) MVC
4 13 (16.88%) OO
5 12 (15.58%) TDD
6 11 (14.29%) Scrum
6 11 (14.29%) Service Design
7 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.99%) Web Development
8 9 (11.69%) High Availability
8 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (11.69%) SDLC
8 9 (11.69%) Service Management
8 9 (11.69%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Asset Management
9 7 (9.09%) Migration
9 7 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.57%) Java
2 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.08%) PHP
4 13 (16.88%) Jython
5 12 (15.58%) Python
6 10 (12.99%) C
7 9 (11.69%) Go
7 9 (11.69%) Ruby
7 9 (11.69%) SQL
7 9 (11.69%) XPath
8 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.30%) C#
10 1 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) CCNP
2 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.09%) CCNA
4 4 (5.19%) CISSP
5 2 (2.60%) RHCT
6 1 (1.30%) HNC
6 1 (1.30%) HND
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.27%) 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 16 (20.78%) Puppet
2 15 (19.48%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (10.39%) Cacti
4 7 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.60%) yum
6 1 (1.30%) Nagios
6 1 (1.30%) SmokePing
6 1 (1.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Cisco
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle
3 8 (10.39%) Barracuda Networks
3 8 (10.39%) IronPort
3 8 (10.39%) Siemens
4 7 (9.09%) Polycom
5 5 (6.49%) Zend
6 3 (3.90%) IBM
6 3 (3.90%) PayPal
6 3 (3.90%) WorldPay
7 2 (2.60%) AVG
7 2 (2.60%) CA
7 2 (2.60%) Epicor
7 2 (2.60%) GFI Software
7 2 (2.60%) Juniper
7 2 (2.60%) Mitel
7 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.60%) RedGate
7 2 (2.60%) Symantec
8 1 (1.30%) VMware
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