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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / North West
Rank 220 213 229
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 28 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 2.59% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 21
Median salary £47,500 £36,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.25% +13.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,300 £30,486
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.55% +12.50%  

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 the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 895 851 1130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.76% 14.96% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 695 694 865
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

SSL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SSL in the North West

SSL
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SSL in the North West

SSL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Manchester -17 21 £47,500 +28.37% 6
Merseyside - 7 £50,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 North West region with a requirement for SSL.

1 26 (46.43%) VPN
1 26 (46.43%) Firewall
2 24 (42.86%) Cisco
3 22 (39.29%) HTTP
3 22 (39.29%) LAN
4 19 (33.93%) WAN
4 19 (33.93%) Oracle
4 19 (33.93%) Wireless
5 18 (32.14%) XML
5 18 (32.14%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (32.14%) Cisco Wireless
6 17 (30.36%) High Availability
6 17 (30.36%) SOAP
6 17 (30.36%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (28.57%) Migration
7 16 (28.57%) Web Services
7 16 (28.57%) CCNP
7 16 (28.57%) CCNA
7 16 (28.57%) Degree
8 15 (26.79%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (26.79%) Network Management
8 15 (26.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (26.79%) JMS
8 15 (26.79%) SOA
8 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
8 15 (26.79%) Cisco Prime
9 14 (25.00%) HTTPS
9 14 (25.00%) FTP
9 14 (25.00%) SDLC

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (23.21%) Oracle Service Bus
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (12.50%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) nginx
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.79%) Confluence
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) Firewall
1 26 (46.43%) VPN
2 22 (39.29%) HTTP
2 22 (39.29%) LAN
3 19 (33.93%) WAN
3 19 (33.93%) Wireless
4 18 (32.14%) Cisco Wireless
5 14 (25.00%) FTP
5 14 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 11 (19.64%) Cisco ISE
7 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (14.29%) DNS
8 8 (14.29%) IPsec
9 7 (12.50%) DHCP
9 7 (12.50%) WLAN
10 6 (10.71%) Network Security
10 6 (10.71%) VoIP
11 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (7.14%) DMVPN
11 4 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.57%) DB2
2 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Redis
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.79%) QlikView
3 1 (1.79%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Ant
3 2 (3.57%) FogBugz
3 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) Redmine
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Automotive
2 1 (1.79%) Law
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 18 (32.14%) Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Network Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) Administrator
4 13 (23.21%) Technical Administrator
5 9 (16.07%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Cisco Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Wireless Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) XML
2 17 (30.36%) SOAP
3 16 (28.57%) Web Services
4 15 (26.79%) JMS
5 13 (23.21%) WSDL
5 13 (23.21%) XSD
5 13 (23.21%) XSLT
6 4 (7.14%) .NET
6 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.14%) HTML
6 4 (7.14%) HTML5
6 4 (7.14%) JSON
6 4 (7.14%) Servlets
6 4 (7.14%) Spring
7 3 (5.36%) CSS
7 3 (5.36%) Node.js
7 3 (5.36%) REST
8 2 (3.57%) CSS3
8 2 (3.57%) jQuery
8 2 (3.57%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) iPad
4 3 (5.36%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.57%) CentOS
4 2 (3.57%) Windows
5 1 (1.79%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (30.36%) High Availability
3 16 (28.57%) Migration
4 15 (26.79%) Network Management
4 15 (26.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (26.79%) SOA
5 14 (25.00%) SDLC
6 13 (23.21%) Service Design
7 6 (10.71%) DevOps
7 6 (10.71%) Service Management
8 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.14%) ITIL
8 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.36%) Load Testing
9 3 (5.36%) MVC
9 3 (5.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (5.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) XPath
2 9 (16.07%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) Python
4 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.14%) C#
6 3 (5.36%) C
7 2 (3.57%) Go
7 2 (3.57%) Jython
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.57%) SQL
8 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (28.57%) CCNA
2 16 (28.57%) CCNP
2 16 (28.57%) Degree
3 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
3 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) CCIE
5 1 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.79%) CISM
5 1 (1.79%) CISMP
5 1 (1.79%) CISSP
5 1 (1.79%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (26.79%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.57%) Cacti
3 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 2 (3.57%) Salt
4 1 (1.79%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.79%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Cisco
2 19 (33.93%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) HP
4 4 (7.14%) Meraki
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 3 (5.36%) IronPort
5 3 (5.36%) Polycom
5 3 (5.36%) Siemens
5 3 (5.36%) VMware
6 2 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.79%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.79%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.79%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) Facebook
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.79%) Tableau
7 1 (1.79%) Talend
7 1 (1.79%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago