The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.64% - 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% - 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £50,000
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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 117 101 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 21.31% 21.81% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 77 88 41
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SSL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SSL in Merseyside

SSL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 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
Liverpool - 9 - -
SSL
North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SSL.

1 16 (100.00%) FTP
1 16 (100.00%) HTTP
1 16 (100.00%) HTTPS
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) SOAP
2 15 (93.75%) Web Services
2 15 (93.75%) XML
2 15 (93.75%) XSD
2 15 (93.75%) XSLT
2 15 (93.75%) JMS
2 15 (93.75%) SOA
2 15 (93.75%) XPath
2 15 (93.75%) SC Cleared
2 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (93.75%) SDLC
2 15 (93.75%) WSDL
2 15 (93.75%) Service Design
3 1 (6.25%) FireEye
3 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) SSH
3 1 (6.25%) ATM
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (93.75%) Oracle Service Bus
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) FTP
1 16 (100.00%) HTTP
1 16 (100.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) ATM
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Administrator
1 15 (93.75%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) JMS
1 15 (93.75%) SOAP
1 15 (93.75%) Web Services
1 15 (93.75%) WSDL
1 15 (93.75%) XML
1 15 (93.75%) XSD
1 15 (93.75%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) SDLC
1 15 (93.75%) Service Design
1 15 (93.75%) SOA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) SC Cleared
1 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) FireEye