Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 266 221
Rank change year-on-year +23 -45 +26
Permanent jobs citing SSL 43 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.60% 0.40% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 2.78% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 38
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £34,875 £29,050 £29,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% +24.29%

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 904 1,117 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.67% 14.39% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 738 901 842
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £22,275
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £64,875
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +11 13 £50,000 - 3
Rochdale - 2 £60,000 -
Salford - 1 £30,071 -
SSL
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 25 (58.14%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) MySQL
2 24 (55.81%) Scrum
3 23 (53.49%) HTTP
4 22 (51.16%) nginx
5 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
5 21 (48.84%) PHP
5 21 (48.84%) SOAP
6 18 (41.86%) Web Services
7 17 (39.53%) CSS
7 17 (39.53%) HTML
7 17 (39.53%) J2EE
7 17 (39.53%) SOA
7 17 (39.53%) TDD
7 17 (39.53%) RESTful
7 17 (39.53%) Ruby
7 17 (39.53%) Ajax
7 17 (39.53%) YUI
7 17 (39.53%) jQuery
7 17 (39.53%) HTML5
7 17 (39.53%) CSS3
7 17 (39.53%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (39.53%) AngularJS
8 16 (37.21%) DNS
8 16 (37.21%) Java
8 16 (37.21%) Apache
8 16 (37.21%) Python
8 16 (37.21%) Windows
9 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
9 15 (34.88%) Firewall

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 22 (51.16%) nginx
2 16 (37.21%) Apache
3 4 (9.30%) Apache Pig
4 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) IaaS
3 4 (9.30%) Office 365
3 4 (9.30%) PaaS
4 3 (6.98%) SaaS
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) HTTP
2 16 (37.21%) DNS
3 15 (34.88%) Firewall
3 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
4 10 (23.26%) Internet
5 9 (20.93%) LAN
5 9 (20.93%) VPN
6 8 (18.60%) VLAN
7 7 (16.28%) IPsec
7 7 (16.28%) MPLS
7 7 (16.28%) SAN
7 7 (16.28%) WAN
8 5 (11.63%) DHCP
8 5 (11.63%) Ethernet
8 5 (11.63%) Network Security
8 5 (11.63%) VoIP
9 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (9.30%) iSCSI
9 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (9.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.28%) Redis
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.30%) Apache Hive
4 4 (9.30%) Big Data
4 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
1 4 (9.30%) CodeSonar
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.30%) git-flow
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
1 4 (9.30%) Robot Framework
1 4 (9.30%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.63%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Java Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.98%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Operations Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) SOAP
2 18 (41.86%) Web Services
3 17 (39.53%) Ajax
3 17 (39.53%) AngularJS
3 17 (39.53%) CSS
3 17 (39.53%) CSS3
3 17 (39.53%) HTML
3 17 (39.53%) HTML5
3 17 (39.53%) J2EE
3 17 (39.53%) jQuery
3 17 (39.53%) RESTful
3 17 (39.53%) YUI
4 14 (32.56%) LAMP
5 12 (27.91%) Servlets
6 11 (25.58%) Node.js
6 11 (25.58%) REST
6 11 (25.58%) Spring MVC
7 10 (23.26%) LEMP Stack
7 10 (23.26%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (18.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
1 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (23.26%) User Experience
2 6 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.30%) Android
6 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) Unix
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Scrum
2 17 (39.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (39.53%) SOA
2 17 (39.53%) TDD
3 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
4 13 (30.23%) Mentoring
5 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
7 10 (23.26%) BDD
7 10 (23.26%) DevOps
7 10 (23.26%) Microservices
7 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
7 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
8 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (16.28%) MVC
8 7 (16.28%) OO
8 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
8 7 (16.28%) Web Development
9 6 (13.95%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
1 21 (48.84%) PHP
2 17 (39.53%) Ruby
3 16 (37.21%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) Python
4 11 (25.58%) C
4 11 (25.58%) SQL
5 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
6 7 (16.28%) Go
7 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
8 4 (9.30%) C#
8 4 (9.30%) C++
8 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 10 (23.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.63%) CCNA
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.30%) CISSP
4 4 (9.30%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) GIAC
4 4 (9.30%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (9.30%) MCSE
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.30%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (9.30%) SANS
4 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) SSCP
5 1 (2.33%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.98%) GDPR
3 3 (6.98%) SLA
4 2 (4.65%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Puppet
2 9 (20.93%) Salt
3 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.33%) Ansible
5 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) Juniper
3 4 (9.30%) Meraki
4 3 (6.98%) F5
4 3 (6.98%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (4.65%) 3PAR
5 2 (4.65%) BT
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Capita
6 1 (2.33%) hybris
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard