The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 79 101
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 14 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.96% 0.62% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 3.37% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 13
Median salary £45,000 £33,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.33% -11.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 261 178 289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 17.96% 18.29% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 192 135 201
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,254
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing SSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Cheshire

SSL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL in Cheshire.

Salary trend for SSL in Cheshire

SSL
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SSL in Cheshire

SSL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Warrington - 10 £45,000 - 2
Knutsford - 2 £40,000 -
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
SSL
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) Wireless
3 10 (71.43%) IPsec
3 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 10 (71.43%) Wireshark
3 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (71.43%) F5
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (64.29%) Network Security
4 9 (64.29%) Riverbed
4 9 (64.29%) xDSL
4 9 (64.29%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (64.29%) MPLS
4 9 (64.29%) OSPF
4 9 (64.29%) BGP
4 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 9 (64.29%) DHCP
4 9 (64.29%) Ethernet
4 9 (64.29%) EIGRP
5 8 (57.14%) SNMP
5 8 (57.14%) DMVPN
6 7 (50.00%) CCNP
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (50.00%) TACACS
6 7 (50.00%) Finance

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (71.43%) IPsec
3 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 10 (71.43%) Wireless
3 10 (71.43%) Wireshark
4 9 (64.29%) BGP
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (64.29%) DHCP
4 9 (64.29%) EIGRP
4 9 (64.29%) Ethernet
4 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 9 (64.29%) MPLS
4 9 (64.29%) Network Security
4 9 (64.29%) OSPF
4 9 (64.29%) xDSL
5 8 (57.14%) DMVPN
5 8 (57.14%) SNMP
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Service Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
3 2 (14.29%) Life Science
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Contactless
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 9 (64.29%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Service Management
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 6 (42.86%) ITSM
5 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Network Management
6 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) Game Development
8 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
8 1 (7.14%) SIEM
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
1 10 (71.43%) F5
2 9 (64.29%) Riverbed
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
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