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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 431 486 381
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -105
Permanent jobs citing SSL 599 541 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.53% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.87% 3.11% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 496 463 564
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
15488 17414 19599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.89% 16.99% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12978 14401 15775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
South East +26 179 £45,000 +0.55% 19
London +37 174 £60,000 +9.09% 26
West Midlands +56 71 £42,500 -22.72% 2
South West +26 44 £43,500 +8.75% 6
North West +17 41 £42,500 +9.67% 10
East of England +30 40 £48,500 +14.11% 7
Yorkshire +27 29 £35,000 -17.64% 1
East Midlands +6 19 £45,000 - 2
North East +4 9 £35,000 -26.31%
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 677 (50.22%) Firewall
2 558 (41.39%) VPN
3 527 (39.09%) Linux
4 508 (37.69%) Cisco
5 444 (32.94%) DNS
6 409 (30.34%) Windows
7 377 (27.97%) TCP/IP
8 347 (25.74%) WAN
9 321 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
10 307 (22.77%) HTTP
11 298 (22.11%) IPsec
12 288 (21.36%) Juniper
13 286 (21.22%) VMware
14 273 (20.25%) SQL
15 270 (20.03%) LAN
15 270 (20.03%) Finance
16 255 (18.92%) MPLS
17 248 (18.40%) Load Balancing
18 246 (18.25%) Cisco ASA
19 244 (18.10%) OSPF
20 236 (17.51%) Microsoft
20 236 (17.51%) CCNP
20 236 (17.51%) ITIL
21 222 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
22 221 (16.39%) Data Centre
23 220 (16.32%) F5
24 217 (16.10%) Wireless
25 216 (16.02%) Active Directory
26 208 (15.43%) BGP
27 207 (15.36%) VoIP

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
1 179 (13.28%) Apache
2 150 (11.13%) IIS
3 102 (7.57%) MS Exchange
4 97 (7.20%) Tomcat
5 77 (5.71%) WebSphere
6 75 (5.56%) nginx
7 71 (5.27%) WebLogic
8 56 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 52 (3.86%) JBoss
9 52 (3.86%) WebSphere Application Server
10 38 (2.82%) CMS
10 38 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
11 33 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
12 26 (1.93%) Apache Spark
12 26 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
12 26 (1.93%) OpenStack
13 25 (1.85%) SharePoint
14 24 (1.78%) IBM HTTP Server
14 24 (1.78%) Skype for Business
15 20 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 112 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.34%) MS Office
3 25 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.22%) MS Project
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.15%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.15%) Windchill
7 1 (0.074%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.074%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.074%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.67%) Magento
2 7 (0.52%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.22%) Documaker
4 3 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.15%) HFM
6 1 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 120 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (3.86%) SaaS
4 38 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (2.37%) Office 365
6 27 (2.00%) Sage Pay
7 25 (1.85%) IaaS
8 14 (1.04%) PaaS
8 14 (1.04%) SoftLayer
8 14 (1.04%) Sumo Logic
9 11 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (0.45%) GitHub
12 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.15%) DigitalOcean
14 2 (0.15%) Linode
14 2 (0.15%) Nimbula
15 1 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 677 (50.22%) Firewall
2 558 (41.39%) VPN
3 444 (32.94%) DNS
4 377 (27.97%) TCP/IP
5 347 (25.74%) WAN
6 307 (22.77%) HTTP
7 298 (22.11%) IPsec
8 270 (20.03%) LAN
9 255 (18.92%) MPLS
10 246 (18.25%) Cisco ASA
11 244 (18.10%) OSPF
12 217 (16.10%) Wireless
13 208 (15.43%) BGP
14 207 (15.36%) VoIP
15 181 (13.43%) Network Security
16 148 (10.98%) DHCP
17 145 (10.76%) EIGRP
18 123 (9.12%) Cisco Nexus
19 117 (8.68%) VLAN
20 103 (7.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 147 (10.91%) MySQL
3 59 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
4 45 (3.34%) Relational Database
5 32 (2.37%) Big Data
5 32 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (2.15%) Hadoop
7 28 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (1.93%) RDBMS
10 23 (1.71%) Redis
11 21 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (1.48%) NoSQL
12 20 (1.48%) Oracle Database
12 20 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (1.34%) MongoDB
13 18 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (1.11%) DB2
15 11 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 89 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 73 (5.42%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 23 (1.71%) Introscope
5 18 (1.34%) Subversion
6 17 (1.26%) JIRA
7 16 (1.19%) Vagrant
8 15 (1.11%) Ant
9 12 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 11 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.74%) Selenium
12 9 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (0.52%) Hudson
13 7 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (0.45%) Maven
14 6 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (0.45%) Toad
15 5 (0.37%) Gerrit
15 5 (0.37%) TeamCity
16 4 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 270 (20.03%) Finance
2 99 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 86 (6.38%) Banking
4 62 (4.60%) Retail
5 23 (1.71%) Publishing
6 19 (1.41%) Electronics
7 17 (1.26%) Legal
8 16 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.19%) Retail Banking
9 15 (1.11%) Military
10 14 (1.04%) Marketing
11 12 (0.89%) Games
11 12 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.89%) Multimedia
12 9 (0.67%) Law
13 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.30%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.30%) Automotive
15 3 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 260 (19.29%) Network Engineer
2 146 (10.83%) Developer
3 135 (10.01%) Analyst
4 115 (8.53%) Consultant
5 111 (8.23%) Security Engineer
6 100 (7.42%) Administrator
7 81 (6.01%) Cisco Engineer
8 78 (5.79%) Architect
9 73 (5.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 73 (5.42%) Support Engineer
10 71 (5.27%) Network Security Engineer
11 53 (3.93%) Senior Network Engineer
12 49 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
13 48 (3.56%) Applications Support
13 48 (3.56%) Systems Administrator
14 43 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
15 40 (2.97%) Juniper Engineer
16 39 (2.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 39 (2.89%) Network Consultant
17 38 (2.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (10.91%) Web Services
2 141 (10.46%) HTML
3 134 (9.94%) XML
4 111 (8.23%) .NET
5 110 (8.16%) CSS
6 102 (7.57%) SOAP
7 90 (6.68%) Middleware
8 79 (5.86%) LAMP
9 73 (5.42%) ASP.NET
10 66 (4.90%) Ajax
11 56 (4.15%) REST
12 52 (3.86%) JSON
12 52 (3.86%) Spring
13 46 (3.41%) LEMP Stack
14 45 (3.34%) J2EE
15 40 (2.97%) jQuery
16 32 (2.37%) XHTML
17 31 (2.30%) .NET Framework
18 29 (2.15%) LAPP Stack
19 27 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 221 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 121 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
3 108 (8.01%) PKI
4 82 (6.08%) Computer Science
5 75 (5.56%) Clustering
6 64 (4.75%) Management Information System
7 63 (4.67%) Cryptography
8 42 (3.12%) Replication
9 38 (2.82%) iPad
10 33 (2.45%) Blackberry
11 30 (2.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 26 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
13 25 (1.85%) DataPower
13 25 (1.85%) Statistics
14 24 (1.78%) Fintech
15 21 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
16 20 (1.48%) Virtual Team
17 19 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
18 17 (1.26%) Client/Server
19 16 (1.19%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 527 (39.09%) Linux
2 409 (30.34%) Windows
3 191 (14.17%) Unix
4 147 (10.91%) Windows Server
5 95 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (4.23%) CentOS
8 57 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (3.04%) Windows 7
10 38 (2.82%) Android
11 35 (2.60%) SUSE
12 31 (2.30%) AIX
13 29 (2.15%) Ubuntu
14 28 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
14 28 (2.08%) Solaris
15 22 (1.63%) Windows XP
16 18 (1.34%) Windows CE
16 18 (1.34%) Windows Vista
17 16 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (18.40%) Load Balancing
2 236 (17.51%) ITIL
3 158 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (9.64%) High Availability
5 105 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 99 (7.34%) Network Design
7 97 (7.20%) Service Delivery
8 95 (7.05%) Information Security
9 88 (6.53%) DevOps
10 84 (6.23%) SIEM
11 78 (5.79%) Presales
12 74 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
13 69 (5.12%) OO
14 68 (5.04%) Analytics
15 64 (4.75%) Change Management
15 64 (4.75%) Open Source
16 63 (4.67%) Kalman Filter
16 63 (4.67%) Mentoring
16 63 (4.67%) MVC
17 62 (4.60%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 273 (20.25%) SQL
2 193 (14.32%) Java
3 186 (13.80%) Python
4 158 (11.72%) Bash Shell
5 148 (10.98%) Perl
6 130 (9.64%) JavaScript
7 103 (7.64%) PHP
8 96 (7.12%) PowerShell
9 91 (6.75%) Shell Script
10 85 (6.31%) C#
11 84 (6.23%) C
12 78 (5.79%) Ruby
13 77 (5.71%) C++
14 49 (3.64%) VB.NET
15 25 (1.85%) T-SQL
16 23 (1.71%) Jython
17 19 (1.41%) VC++
18 14 (1.04%) XPath
19 13 (0.96%) AWK
19 13 (0.96%) sed
Qualifications
1 321 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 236 (17.51%) CCNP
3 199 (14.76%) Degree
4 156 (11.57%) CCNA
5 123 (9.12%) Security Cleared
6 112 (8.31%) CISSP
7 91 (6.75%) SC Cleared
8 66 (4.90%) CISM
9 63 (4.67%) CCIE
10 58 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 49 (3.64%) CCDP
12 47 (3.49%) GIAC
13 45 (3.34%) SANS
14 43 (3.19%) MCSE
15 39 (2.89%) CCDA
16 38 (2.82%) CCSA
17 37 (2.74%) JNCIP
18 35 (2.60%) CEH
18 35 (2.60%) JNCIA
19 34 (2.52%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (7.72%) SLA
2 63 (4.67%) PCI DSS
3 48 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (2.37%) QA
5 19 (1.41%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.74%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.67%) ISO 8583
9 8 (0.59%) COBIT
10 7 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.22%) FIPS 140-2
11 3 (0.22%) ISO13485
11 3 (0.22%) SAS 70
12 1 (0.074%) DICOM
12 1 (0.074%) HL7
12 1 (0.074%) ISO27002
System Software
1 222 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 216 (16.02%) Active Directory
3 65 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 36 (2.67%) Docker
4 36 (2.67%) vSphere
5 26 (1.93%) Terminal Services
6 22 (1.63%) Squid
6 22 (1.63%) Xen
7 20 (1.48%) Snort
7 20 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (1.11%) qmail
10 14 (1.04%) iptables
10 14 (1.04%) Postfix
10 14 (1.04%) vCloud
10 14 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
10 14 (1.04%) XenApp
11 11 (0.82%) Firmware
11 11 (0.82%) NFS
12 10 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 110 (8.16%) Puppet
2 70 (5.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 66 (4.90%) Nagios
4 64 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (3.12%) Backup Exec
5 42 (3.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 35 (2.60%) Ansible
7 33 (2.45%) logstash
8 29 (2.15%) SCOM
9 28 (2.08%) Cacti
10 26 (1.93%) Cisco UCCX
11 24 (1.78%) SCCM
12 22 (1.63%) Salt
13 21 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
13 21 (1.56%) ZABBIX
14 19 (1.41%) HAProxy
15 17 (1.26%) SELinux
16 16 (1.19%) Ganglia
16 16 (1.19%) Graphite
16 16 (1.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 508 (37.69%) Cisco
2 288 (21.36%) Juniper
3 286 (21.22%) VMware
4 236 (17.51%) Microsoft
5 220 (16.32%) F5
6 157 (11.65%) CheckPoint
7 140 (10.39%) Palo Alto
8 122 (9.05%) Oracle
9 94 (6.97%) HP
10 70 (5.19%) Red Hat
11 67 (4.97%) IBM
12 57 (4.23%) Citrix
13 55 (4.08%) SonicWALL
14 52 (3.86%) SolarWinds
15 51 (3.78%) Splunk
16 43 (3.19%) Riverbed
17 42 (3.12%) Brocade
18 41 (3.04%) Dell
19 38 (2.82%) Symantec
20 36 (2.67%) WorldPay
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