Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 261 216
Rank change year-on-year +38 -45 +38
Permanent jobs citing SSL 62 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.85% 0.48% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.57% 3.22% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 33 44
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +17.33%
10th Percentile £36,000 £42,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £55,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.05% +11.76% +6.25%

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 1,113 1,213 1,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.20% 14.88% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1,039 901
Manchester median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £59,375
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +1.32% +1.33%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +9 10 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bolton - 2 £37,500 -
SSL
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 38 (61.29%) HTTP
2 31 (50.00%) Linux
3 29 (46.77%) Windows
4 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
5 26 (41.94%) Java
5 26 (41.94%) DNS
6 25 (40.32%) Firewall
7 24 (38.71%) Degree
8 23 (37.10%) Scrum
8 23 (37.10%) MySQL
9 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
9 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (35.48%) TDD
9 22 (35.48%) Configuration Management
9 22 (35.48%) RESTful
10 21 (33.87%) Computer Science
10 21 (33.87%) Computer Science Degree
11 20 (32.26%) PHP
11 20 (32.26%) SOAP
12 19 (30.65%) JSON
12 19 (30.65%) Bash Shell
12 19 (30.65%) Puppet
13 18 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (29.03%) Python
13 18 (29.03%) XML
13 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
13 18 (29.03%) VMware
14 16 (25.81%) Objective-C
14 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
14 16 (25.81%) C

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 13 (20.97%) nginx
2 10 (16.13%) Apache Pig
3 7 (11.29%) Apache
3 7 (11.29%) Apache Solr
3 7 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.45%) IIS
6 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) SaaS
2 9 (14.52%) Office 365
3 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (9.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (6.45%) IaaS
5 4 (6.45%) PaaS
6 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 38 (61.29%) HTTP
2 26 (41.94%) DNS
3 25 (40.32%) Firewall
4 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
5 13 (20.97%) Internet
5 13 (20.97%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (19.35%) Bluetooth
7 11 (17.74%) LAN
8 10 (16.13%) SAN
8 10 (16.13%) VPN
9 9 (14.52%) WAN
10 8 (12.90%) DHCP
10 8 (12.90%) Wireless
11 7 (11.29%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (11.29%) IPsec
11 7 (11.29%) VoIP
12 6 (9.68%) iSCSI
12 6 (9.68%) Network Security
12 6 (9.68%) Wireshark
12 6 (9.68%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) MySQL
2 13 (20.97%) NoSQL
3 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
4 10 (16.13%) Apache Hive
4 10 (16.13%) Big Data
4 10 (16.13%) Hadoop
5 9 (14.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
7 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.68%) Redis
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.61%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (16.13%) Bitbucket
1 10 (16.13%) CodeSonar
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 10 (16.13%) git-flow
1 10 (16.13%) JIRA
1 10 (16.13%) Robot Framework
1 10 (16.13%) Selenium
2 6 (9.68%) CocoaPods
General
1 7 (11.29%) Retail
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) C# Software Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Java Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Java Software Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Android Developer
4 6 (9.68%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (9.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) iOS Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Lead Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) RESTful
2 20 (32.26%) SOAP
3 19 (30.65%) JSON
4 18 (29.03%) XML
5 16 (25.81%) Node.js
5 16 (25.81%) REST
5 16 (25.81%) Spring MVC
6 14 (22.58%) LAMP
7 10 (16.13%) .NET
7 10 (16.13%) Ajax
7 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
7 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
7 10 (16.13%) CSS
7 10 (16.13%) CSS3
7 10 (16.13%) HTML
7 10 (16.13%) HTML5
7 10 (16.13%) J2EE
7 10 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (16.13%) STL
7 10 (16.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Computer Science
2 16 (25.81%) User Experience
3 6 (9.68%) Animation
4 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.61%) Clustering
8 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Linux
2 29 (46.77%) Windows
3 16 (25.81%) Android
3 16 (25.81%) Apple iOS
4 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 11 (17.74%) Mac OS X
5 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.61%) Unix
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Scrum
2 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Configuration Management
2 22 (35.48%) TDD
3 18 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (25.81%) BDD
4 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (22.58%) DevOps
7 13 (20.97%) Test Automation
8 12 (19.35%) Analytics
8 12 (19.35%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (16.13%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (16.13%) Kanban
9 10 (16.13%) Load Testing
9 10 (16.13%) Multithreading
9 10 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (16.13%) Reverse Engineering
9 10 (16.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.94%) Java
3 20 (32.26%) PHP
4 19 (30.65%) Bash Shell
5 18 (29.03%) Python
6 16 (25.81%) C
6 16 (25.81%) Objective-C
7 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
8 10 (16.13%) C#
8 10 (16.13%) C++
8 10 (16.13%) Ruby
9 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
10 6 (9.68%) Apple Swift
10 6 (9.68%) Go
11 5 (8.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (38.71%) Degree
2 21 (33.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (19.35%) CCNA
3 12 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (17.74%) CISSP
5 10 (16.13%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (16.13%) DV Cleared
5 10 (16.13%) GIAC
5 10 (16.13%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (16.13%) MCSE
5 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (16.13%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (16.13%) SANS
5 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 10 (16.13%) SSCP
6 7 (11.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.68%) QA
3 4 (6.45%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (6.45%) SLA
4 3 (4.84%) GDPR
5 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.58%) Docker
3 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.13%) vSphere
4 7 (11.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (30.65%) Puppet
2 12 (19.35%) Salt
3 9 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (11.29%) Cobbler
5 2 (3.23%) SCCM
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.61%) SCOM
6 1 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.03%) VMware
3 12 (19.35%) Cisco
4 8 (12.90%) Nimble Storage
5 6 (9.68%) Apple
5 6 (9.68%) Juniper
6 5 (8.06%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) Meraki
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix
7 3 (4.84%) F5
8 2 (3.23%) EMC
8 2 (3.23%) Sophos
9 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.61%) Capita
9 1 (1.61%) hybris
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard