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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / North West
Rank 221 216 230
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing SSL 24 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.81% 2.57% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 24
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £29,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
855 817 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.26% 14.45% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 642 674 912
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -29 13 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Merseyside +1 6 £53,000 +24.70%
Cheshire +18 3 £75,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £35,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 (48.28%) VPN
1 28 (48.28%) Firewall
2 25 (43.10%) Cisco
3 23 (39.66%) LAN
4 22 (37.93%) HTTP
5 21 (36.21%) Oracle
6 20 (34.48%) Wireless
7 19 (32.76%) WAN
7 19 (32.76%) Cisco Wireless
8 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (31.03%) SOAP
8 18 (31.03%) XML
9 17 (29.31%) Web Services
9 17 (29.31%) CCNP
9 17 (29.31%) CCNA
10 16 (27.59%) HTTPS
10 16 (27.59%) FTP
10 16 (27.59%) JMS
10 16 (27.59%) SOA
10 16 (27.59%) Migration
10 16 (27.59%) High Availability
11 15 (25.86%) Oracle Service Bus
11 15 (25.86%) Network Management
11 15 (25.86%) XPath
11 15 (25.86%) Degree
11 15 (25.86%) SC Cleared
11 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
11 15 (25.86%) SDLC

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 15 (25.86%) Oracle Service Bus
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (13.79%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) nginx
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.72%) Confluence
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (48.28%) Firewall
1 28 (48.28%) VPN
2 23 (39.66%) LAN
3 22 (37.93%) HTTP
4 20 (34.48%) Wireless
5 19 (32.76%) Cisco Wireless
5 19 (32.76%) WAN
6 16 (27.59%) FTP
6 16 (27.59%) HTTPS
7 10 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (17.24%) Cisco ISE
8 9 (15.52%) IPsec
9 8 (13.79%) DNS
9 8 (13.79%) Network Security
9 8 (13.79%) WLAN
10 7 (12.07%) DHCP
11 6 (10.34%) VoIP
12 5 (8.62%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (6.90%) DMVPN
13 4 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) MySQL
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
3 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.72%) QlikView
3 1 (1.72%) Redis
3 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Ant
3 1 (1.72%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) Redmine
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (25.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 18 (31.03%) Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Administrator
3 15 (25.86%) Network Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Technical Administrator
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Wireless Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Lead Network Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) SOAP
1 18 (31.03%) XML
2 17 (29.31%) Web Services
3 16 (27.59%) JMS
4 15 (25.86%) WSDL
4 15 (25.86%) XSD
4 15 (25.86%) XSLT
5 3 (5.17%) 802.1X
5 3 (5.17%) JSON
5 3 (5.17%) Servlets
5 3 (5.17%) Spring
6 2 (3.45%) .NET
6 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.45%) CSS
6 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.45%) HTML
6 2 (3.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.45%) Middleware
6 2 (3.45%) Node.js
6 2 (3.45%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) iPad
3 4 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
4 1 (1.72%) CentOS
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (27.59%) High Availability
2 16 (27.59%) Migration
2 16 (27.59%) SOA
3 15 (25.86%) Network Management
3 15 (25.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (25.86%) SDLC
3 15 (25.86%) Service Design
4 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
5 7 (12.07%) Service Management
6 5 (8.62%) DevOps
6 5 (8.62%) ITIL
6 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.17%) Load Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) XPath
2 7 (12.07%) Java
3 5 (8.62%) Python
4 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.45%) C
6 2 (3.45%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) Go
7 1 (1.72%) Jython
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (29.31%) CCNA
2 17 (29.31%) CCNP
3 15 (25.86%) Degree
3 15 (25.86%) SC Cleared
3 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) CCIE
4 2 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (1.72%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.72%) CISM
5 1 (1.72%) CISMP
5 1 (1.72%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (25.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (25.86%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (5.17%) Cacti
2 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) Puppet
3 2 (3.45%) Salt
4 1 (1.72%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.72%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) Cisco
2 21 (36.21%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) HP
4 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.90%) IronPort
5 4 (6.90%) Meraki
5 4 (6.90%) Polycom
5 4 (6.90%) Siemens
6 3 (5.17%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Apple
7 1 (1.72%) Brocade
7 1 (1.72%) CA
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.72%) Sun
7 1 (1.72%) Talend
7 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
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