Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 256 248
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SSL 50 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 3.95% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 35
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £36,000 £41,900 £37,500
90th Percentile £61,700 £56,250 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -20.00%

SSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,317 1,139 1,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.02% 14.31% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 986 998
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Manchester

SSL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SSL in Manchester

SSL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SSL in Manchester

SSL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +8 4 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Bolton - 2 £37,500 -
SSL
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SSL.

1 29 (58.00%) HTTP
2 27 (54.00%) Configuration Management
3 22 (44.00%) Degree
3 22 (44.00%) DNS
4 20 (40.00%) Java
4 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (40.00%) XML
4 20 (40.00%) Windows
4 20 (40.00%) JSON
4 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.00%) TDD
4 20 (40.00%) Firewall
4 20 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 20 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (38.00%) Wi-Fi
6 18 (36.00%) Linux
7 16 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (32.00%) RESTful
7 16 (32.00%) Bash Shell
7 16 (32.00%) BDD
7 16 (32.00%) Puppet
8 15 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 15 (30.00%) Android
8 15 (30.00%) Objective-C
9 14 (28.00%) Bluetooth
9 14 (28.00%) Analytics
10 13 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (26.00%) NoSQL
10 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
10 13 (26.00%) Internet

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (16.00%) Apache Solr
1 8 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (14.00%) Apache Pig
3 6 (12.00%) IIS
4 4 (8.00%) Apache
4 4 (8.00%) nginx
4 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.00%) SaaS
3 6 (12.00%) Office 365
4 4 (8.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (58.00%) HTTP
2 22 (44.00%) DNS
3 20 (40.00%) Firewall
4 19 (38.00%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (28.00%) Bluetooth
6 13 (26.00%) Internet
6 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (22.00%) LAN
8 10 (20.00%) WAN
9 6 (12.00%) DHCP
9 6 (12.00%) Network Security
9 6 (12.00%) VPN
9 6 (12.00%) Wireless
10 5 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (10.00%) VLAN
11 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (8.00%) iSCSI
11 4 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (8.00%) Wireshark
11 4 (8.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (22.00%) MySQL
3 9 (18.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
4 7 (14.00%) Apache Hive
4 7 (14.00%) Big Data
4 7 (14.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) CocoaPods
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (14.00%) Bitbucket
2 7 (14.00%) CodeSonar
2 7 (14.00%) git-flow
2 7 (14.00%) JIRA
2 7 (14.00%) Robot Framework
2 7 (14.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Gradle
4 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Android Developer
3 8 (16.00%) iOS Developer
4 7 (14.00%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Java Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) JSON
1 20 (40.00%) XML
2 16 (32.00%) RESTful
3 11 (22.00%) Node.js
3 11 (22.00%) REST
3 11 (22.00%) SOAP
3 11 (22.00%) Spring MVC
4 8 (16.00%) Cocoa
4 8 (16.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 8 (16.00%) Core Animation
4 8 (16.00%) Core Data
4 8 (16.00%) Dagger
4 8 (16.00%) ReactiveCocoa
4 8 (16.00%) RxJava
4 8 (16.00%) RxSwift
5 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (14.00%) Django
5 7 (14.00%) Java EE
5 7 (14.00%) LAMP
5 7 (14.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.00%) User Experience
3 8 (16.00%) Animation
4 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 15 (30.00%) Android
3 15 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (14.00%) Mac OS X
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) Unix
7 2 (4.00%) watchOS
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Configuration Management
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) TDD
3 16 (32.00%) BDD
3 16 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (28.00%) Analytics
5 13 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (22.00%) Scrum
7 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (18.00%) Benchmarking
8 9 (18.00%) DevOps
8 9 (18.00%) Load Testing
9 8 (16.00%) Android Development
9 8 (16.00%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (16.00%) iOS Development
9 8 (16.00%) Speech Recognition
10 7 (14.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 7 (14.00%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (14.00%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
1 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (32.00%) Bash Shell
3 15 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 11 (22.00%) C
4 11 (22.00%) PHP
4 11 (22.00%) Python
5 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (16.00%) Apple Swift
6 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
7 7 (14.00%) C#
7 7 (14.00%) C++
8 4 (8.00%) Go
8 4 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 20 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (24.00%) CCNA
3 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (18.00%) AWS Certification
5 8 (16.00%) CISSP
6 7 (14.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
6 7 (14.00%) GIAC
6 7 (14.00%) Linux+ Certification
6 7 (14.00%) MCSE
6 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (14.00%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (14.00%) SANS
6 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (14.00%) SSCP
7 3 (6.00%) CCIE
7 3 (6.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (6.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Docker
2 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (14.00%) vSphere
5 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) Puppet
2 9 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (16.00%) Cobbler
4 7 (14.00%) Salt
5 1 (2.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco
2 10 (20.00%) VMware
3 8 (16.00%) Apple
4 6 (12.00%) Meraki
4 6 (12.00%) Nimble Storage
5 5 (10.00%) F5
6 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix
7 2 (4.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Sophos
8 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat