The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 425 426 414
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing SSL 573 659 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 3.88% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 447 553 581
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SSL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14993 17001 19656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 16.73% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12378 14204 15585
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

SSL
Salary Trend in England

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

SSL Salary Trend in England

SSL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in England

SSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -28 187 £60,000 +9.09% 32
South East +57 147 £45,000 - 18
West Midlands +23 56 £50,000 -4.76% 7
East of England +20 50 £47,500 - 4
North West -6 49 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South West +9 40 £43,500 -8.42% 5
East Midlands +13 22 £50,000 +27.93%
Yorkshire +8 19 £35,000 -6.66% 5
North East +5 1 £40,000 -20.00% 2
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for SSL.

1 542 (45.62%) Firewall
2 485 (40.82%) Linux
3 428 (36.03%) Windows
4 419 (35.27%) DNS
5 400 (33.67%) VPN
6 385 (32.41%) Cisco
7 326 (27.44%) TCP/IP
8 320 (26.94%) HTTP
9 292 (24.58%) VMware
10 245 (20.62%) SQL
11 238 (20.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 231 (19.44%) Finance
13 230 (19.36%) Active Directory
13 230 (19.36%) Cisco Certification
14 227 (19.11%) Microsoft
15 218 (18.35%) WAN
16 197 (16.58%) Java
16 197 (16.58%) ITIL
17 195 (16.41%) IPsec
18 191 (16.08%) SQL Server
19 183 (15.40%) Data Centre
20 180 (15.15%) IIS
20 180 (15.15%) LAN
21 178 (14.98%) Unix
22 171 (14.39%) Juniper
22 171 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
23 168 (14.14%) Python
24 163 (13.72%) Apache
24 163 (13.72%) Network Security
25 162 (13.64%) CCNP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 180 (15.15%) IIS
2 163 (13.72%) Apache
3 102 (8.59%) MS Exchange
4 69 (5.81%) nginx
4 69 (5.81%) Tomcat
5 62 (5.22%) WebSphere
6 56 (4.71%) WebLogic
7 51 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 50 (4.21%) JBoss
8 50 (4.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 48 (4.04%) CMS
10 41 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 35 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
12 32 (2.69%) SharePoint
13 22 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
14 21 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
15 20 (1.68%) OpenStack
16 16 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
17 15 (1.26%) Apache Spark
17 15 (1.26%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 132 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.03%) MS Office
3 19 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.34%) MS Project
7 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.17%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.17%) Windchill
9 1 (0.084%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (1.09%) Sentinel
2 10 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
3 8 (0.67%) Magento
4 6 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.084%) Documaker
8 1 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.084%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 124 (10.44%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (3.96%) SaaS
3 34 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (2.27%) Sage Pay
5 26 (2.19%) Office 365
6 16 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
7 15 (1.26%) PaaS
8 14 (1.18%) SoftLayer
8 14 (1.18%) Sumo Logic
9 13 (1.09%) IaaS
10 10 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.76%) GitHub
12 7 (0.59%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 4 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.34%) Heroku
14 4 (0.34%) Route 53
14 4 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (0.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 542 (45.62%) Firewall
2 419 (35.27%) DNS
3 400 (33.67%) VPN
4 326 (27.44%) TCP/IP
5 320 (26.94%) HTTP
6 218 (18.35%) WAN
7 195 (16.41%) IPsec
8 180 (15.15%) LAN
9 163 (13.72%) Network Security
10 161 (13.55%) Wireless
11 149 (12.54%) Cisco ASA
12 148 (12.46%) MPLS
13 136 (11.45%) VoIP
14 130 (10.94%) DHCP
15 125 (10.52%) OSPF
16 123 (10.35%) BGP
17 93 (7.83%) SAN
18 92 (7.74%) Cisco Nexus
19 88 (7.41%) SMTP
20 84 (7.07%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 120 (10.10%) MySQL
3 52 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 47 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (2.95%) RDBMS
6 28 (2.36%) Hadoop
7 27 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (1.94%) Big Data
10 22 (1.85%) DB2
11 19 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.26%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.84%) NoSQL
15 10 (0.84%) Redis
15 10 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
17 7 (0.59%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 97 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 77 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.36%) Selenium
4 26 (2.19%) JIRA
5 23 (1.94%) Subversion
5 23 (1.94%) Visual Studio
6 22 (1.85%) Cucumber
7 16 (1.35%) Vagrant
8 15 (1.26%) Ant
9 12 (1.01%) Introscope
10 11 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.67%) JUnit
13 7 (0.59%) Gerrit
13 7 (0.59%) Gradle
13 7 (0.59%) HP UFT
13 7 (0.59%) Maven
13 7 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (0.51%) git-flow
14 6 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 231 (19.44%) Finance
2 92 (7.74%) Telecoms
3 82 (6.90%) Banking
4 66 (5.56%) Retail
5 39 (3.28%) Publishing
6 25 (2.10%) Retail Banking
7 20 (1.68%) Electronics
8 18 (1.52%) Legal
9 15 (1.26%) Military
10 14 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.18%) Games
11 13 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.93%) Marketing
13 9 (0.76%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.67%) Back Office
15 5 (0.42%) Law
15 5 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.34%) Advertising
16 4 (0.34%) Automotive
17 3 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 202 (17.00%) Network Engineer
2 140 (11.78%) Developer
3 128 (10.77%) Analyst
4 102 (8.59%) Security Engineer
5 84 (7.07%) Architect
6 82 (6.90%) Consultant
7 77 (6.48%) Administrator
8 69 (5.81%) Support Engineer
9 65 (5.47%) Network Security Engineer
10 62 (5.22%) Cisco Engineer
11 59 (4.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 51 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
12 51 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
13 49 (4.12%) Applications Support
14 43 (3.62%) Team Leader
15 42 (3.54%) Technical Consultant
16 39 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
16 39 (3.28%) Technical Specialist
17 36 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
18 33 (2.78%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (12.71%) HTML
2 148 (12.46%) Web Services
3 136 (11.45%) XML
4 107 (9.01%) SOAP
5 104 (8.75%) CSS
6 98 (8.25%) .NET
7 85 (7.15%) LAMP
8 83 (6.99%) Ajax
9 68 (5.72%) ASP.NET
10 66 (5.56%) REST
11 62 (5.22%) JSON
12 55 (4.63%) Middleware
13 50 (4.21%) LEMP Stack
14 43 (3.62%) Spring
15 39 (3.28%) J2EE
16 36 (3.03%) XSLT
17 34 (2.86%) Java EE
18 32 (2.69%) .NET Framework
19 31 (2.61%) AngularJS
19 31 (2.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 183 (15.40%) Data Centre
2 114 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (7.49%) PKI
4 71 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 63 (5.30%) Clustering
6 60 (5.05%) Management Information System
7 46 (3.87%) Cryptography
8 31 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (2.36%) CMDB
10 24 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 23 (1.94%) iPad
11 23 (1.94%) Replication
11 23 (1.94%) Statistics
12 22 (1.85%) Blackberry
13 21 (1.77%) User Experience
14 20 (1.68%) Virtual Team
15 16 (1.35%) Client/Server
16 15 (1.26%) Public Cloud
17 14 (1.18%) DataPower
18 12 (1.01%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 485 (40.82%) Linux
2 428 (36.03%) Windows
3 178 (14.98%) Unix
4 153 (12.88%) Windows Server
5 98 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 50 (4.21%) CentOS
10 40 (3.37%) Android
10 40 (3.37%) Windows 7
11 25 (2.10%) Solaris
12 23 (1.94%) Ubuntu
12 23 (1.94%) Windows Phone
13 22 (1.85%) Apple iOS
13 22 (1.85%) SUSE
14 18 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
14 18 (1.52%) Windows CE
14 18 (1.52%) Windows XP
15 17 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (16.58%) ITIL
2 171 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (13.13%) Load Balancing
4 110 (9.26%) High Availability
5 99 (8.33%) Presales
6 96 (8.08%) Information Security
7 90 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 88 (7.41%) DevOps
9 87 (7.32%) Service Delivery
10 66 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 65 (5.47%) SIEM
12 64 (5.39%) Kalman Filter
13 62 (5.22%) OO
14 58 (4.88%) SOA
15 57 (4.80%) Change Management
15 57 (4.80%) Network Design
16 56 (4.71%) Mentoring
16 56 (4.71%) Open Source
17 55 (4.63%) Analytics
17 55 (4.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 245 (20.62%) SQL
2 197 (16.58%) Java
3 168 (14.14%) Python
4 127 (10.69%) Bash Shell
5 123 (10.35%) Perl
6 114 (9.60%) JavaScript
7 103 (8.67%) PHP
8 82 (6.90%) C
9 80 (6.73%) C++
10 78 (6.57%) C#
11 75 (6.31%) PowerShell
12 69 (5.81%) Shell Script
13 67 (5.64%) Ruby
14 53 (4.46%) VB.NET
15 26 (2.19%) XPath
16 23 (1.94%) VC++
17 19 (1.60%) Jython
17 19 (1.60%) T-SQL
18 15 (1.26%) Objective-C
19 9 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 230 (19.36%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (13.64%) CCNP
3 157 (13.22%) Degree
4 121 (10.19%) Security Cleared
5 106 (8.92%) CCNA
6 90 (7.58%) CISSP
7 66 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 59 (4.97%) CISM
9 45 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 43 (3.62%) CEH
11 37 (3.11%) MCSE
12 34 (2.86%) GIAC
13 32 (2.69%) CCIE
14 29 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
15 28 (2.36%) LPIC
15 28 (2.36%) SANS
16 21 (1.77%) RHCE
17 20 (1.68%) CompTIA Security+
17 20 (1.68%) Security+ Certification
18 18 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (7.66%) PCI DSS
2 64 (5.39%) SLA
3 56 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (2.61%) QA
5 27 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 21 (1.77%) ISO 9001
7 13 (1.09%) HIPAA
8 12 (1.01%) COBIT
9 8 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.42%) ISO 8583
11 3 (0.25%) ISO13485
11 3 (0.25%) SAS 70
12 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.084%) FIPS 140-2
13 1 (0.084%) ISO27002
13 1 (0.084%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.084%) WAI
13 1 (0.084%) WCAG
System Software
1 238 (20.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 230 (19.36%) Active Directory
3 51 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 38 (3.20%) Firmware
5 37 (3.11%) Docker
6 26 (2.19%) vSphere
7 23 (1.94%) Xen
8 18 (1.52%) Snort
9 17 (1.43%) vCloud
10 16 (1.35%) VMware ESX
11 15 (1.26%) Terminal Services
11 15 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (1.09%) Squid
12 13 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (1.01%) Samba
14 11 (0.93%) qmail
15 9 (0.76%) KVM
16 8 (0.67%) iptables
16 8 (0.67%) Sendmail
16 8 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 97 (8.16%) Puppet
2 66 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 63 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (4.04%) Nagios
5 43 (3.62%) SCOM
6 41 (3.45%) SCCM
7 40 (3.37%) Cisco CUCM
8 37 (3.11%) Ansible
8 37 (3.11%) NetBackup
9 29 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
9 29 (2.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 19 (1.60%) Cacti
11 18 (1.52%) HAProxy
12 17 (1.43%) Salt
13 15 (1.26%) Tivoli
14 14 (1.18%) Graphite
14 14 (1.18%) logstash
14 14 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
15 13 (1.09%) TrustSec
15 13 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 385 (32.41%) Cisco
2 292 (24.58%) VMware
3 227 (19.11%) Microsoft
4 171 (14.39%) Juniper
5 149 (12.54%) F5
6 119 (10.02%) Oracle
7 109 (9.18%) CheckPoint
8 106 (8.92%) Palo Alto
9 102 (8.59%) HP
10 77 (6.48%) Citrix
11 73 (6.14%) Red Hat
12 71 (5.98%) IBM
13 68 (5.72%) Symantec
14 46 (3.87%) Dell
14 46 (3.87%) SonicWALL
15 44 (3.70%) Splunk
16 42 (3.54%) SolarWinds
17 39 (3.28%) Veeam
18 35 (2.95%) Brocade
19 32 (2.69%) Blue Coat
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Negotiable Salary Package + Bupa + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45-55k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +bens
Posted: 3 days ago