Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 269 260
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9 +28
Permanent jobs citing SSL 99 87 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.01% 0.72% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.12% 3.88% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 74 70 78
East of England median annual salary £49,500 £47,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -10.00% +10.53%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £65,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,933 2,241 2,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.67% 18.48% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,347 1,845 1,668
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in the East of England

SSL
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SSL in the East of England

SSL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SSL in the East of England

SSL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Cambridgeshire +63 44 £48,750 +38.30% 2
Hertfordshire -12 23 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Bedfordshire +6 14 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Suffolk +7 11 £47,500 +38.69% 1
Essex +13 5 £65,000 +108.22%
Norfolk +2 2 £40,625 -9.72%
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for SSL.

1 54 (54.55%) DNS
2 43 (43.43%) Firewall
3 38 (38.38%) HTTP
3 38 (38.38%) TCP/IP
3 38 (38.38%) Windows
4 37 (37.37%) Linux
5 34 (34.34%) Microsoft
6 32 (32.32%) JavaScript
7 31 (31.31%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (29.29%) VPN
9 28 (28.28%) Python
9 28 (28.28%) VMware
9 28 (28.28%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (25.25%) Active Directory
11 24 (24.24%) DHCP
11 24 (24.24%) Software Engineering
12 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (21.21%) Security Operations
14 20 (20.20%) Retail
14 20 (20.20%) Java
15 19 (19.19%) HTML
15 19 (19.19%) Puppet
15 19 (19.19%) SIEM
16 18 (18.18%) SQL
16 18 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (18.18%) MPLS
16 18 (18.18%) Scrum
16 18 (18.18%) Incident Management

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of 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 17 (17.17%) MS Exchange
2 14 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (10.10%) Apache Pig
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (5.05%) Apache
6 5 (5.05%) Apache Solr
6 5 (5.05%) Apache Spark
6 5 (5.05%) nginx
6 5 (5.05%) SAS
7 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.03%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.02%) Confluence
8 2 (2.02%) IIS
8 2 (2.02%) JBoss
9 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.10%) PaaS
3 9 (9.09%) IaaS
4 7 (7.07%) SaaS
5 6 (6.06%) Office 365
6 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (54.55%) DNS
2 43 (43.43%) Firewall
3 38 (38.38%) HTTP
3 38 (38.38%) TCP/IP
4 29 (29.29%) VPN
5 24 (24.24%) DHCP
6 18 (18.18%) MPLS
7 16 (16.16%) LAN
8 15 (15.15%) WAN
9 13 (13.13%) IPsec
9 13 (13.13%) SAN
10 12 (12.12%) Internet
11 10 (10.10%) FTP
12 9 (9.09%) BGP
12 9 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (9.09%) EIGRP
13 6 (6.06%) Network Security
14 5 (5.05%) Cisco Wireless
14 5 (5.05%) IPv6
14 5 (5.05%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) Hadoop
2 10 (10.10%) Apache Hive
2 10 (10.10%) Big Data
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.05%) Apache Zeppelin
5 5 (5.05%) HBase
5 5 (5.05%) MySQL
5 5 (5.05%) Power BI
5 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.05%) Sqoop
6 2 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.01%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.08%) JIRA
2 8 (8.08%) Selenium
3 5 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (5.05%) Bitbucket
3 5 (5.05%) CodeSonar
3 5 (5.05%) git-flow
3 5 (5.05%) Robot Framework
4 3 (3.03%) Burp Suite
4 3 (3.03%) Metasploit
5 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.02%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.02%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.02%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (2.02%) JUnit
5 2 (2.02%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.02%) Maven
5 2 (2.02%) Subversion
6 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (20.20%) Retail
2 3 (3.03%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Games
3 2 (2.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Analyst
2 11 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 11 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 10 (10.10%) Administrator
4 8 (8.08%) Data Analyst
4 8 (8.08%) Data Protection Analyst
4 8 (8.08%) Team Leader
5 6 (6.06%) Active Directory Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Azure Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Cloud Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Hadoop Administrator
5 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Mobility Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Office 365 Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Security Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.19%) HTML
2 13 (13.13%) REST
3 12 (12.12%) SOAP
3 12 (12.12%) XML
4 11 (11.11%) LDAP
4 11 (11.11%) Spring
5 10 (10.10%) J2EE
5 10 (10.10%) LAMP
5 10 (10.10%) Web Services
6 9 (9.09%) 802.1X
6 9 (9.09%) CSS
6 9 (9.09%) HTML5
7 7 (7.07%) Ajax
7 7 (7.07%) AngularJS
7 7 (7.07%) JSON
7 7 (7.07%) JSP
7 7 (7.07%) RESTful
7 7 (7.07%) WSDL
7 7 (7.07%) XSD
8 6 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.31%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.17%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (15.15%) PKI
4 12 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 9 (9.09%) iPhone
6 8 (8.08%) Replication
7 6 (6.06%) Blackberry
8 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (5.05%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (4.04%) Cyberattack
10 3 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (2.02%) User Experience
12 1 (1.01%) Blog
12 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
12 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (1.01%) Life Science
12 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
12 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
12 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.38%) Windows
2 37 (37.37%) Linux
3 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.09%) Windows Phone
5 9 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 8 (8.08%) Android
6 8 (8.08%) Unix
7 6 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.06%) Windows Vista
7 6 (6.06%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.05%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.05%) CentOS
8 5 (5.05%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.05%) VMS
9 4 (4.04%) Solaris
10 3 (3.03%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (24.24%) Software Engineering
3 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (21.21%) Security Operations
5 19 (19.19%) SIEM
6 18 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 18 (18.18%) Scrum
7 17 (17.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (16.16%) Configuration Management
8 16 (16.16%) Load Balancing
9 15 (15.15%) Malware Analysis
10 13 (13.13%) Change Management
10 13 (13.13%) ITIL
10 13 (13.13%) Systems Engineering
11 12 (12.12%) Use Case
12 11 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (11.11%) Security Architecture
13 10 (10.10%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.32%) JavaScript
2 28 (28.28%) Python
3 20 (20.20%) Java
4 18 (18.18%) SQL
5 16 (16.16%) C
5 16 (16.16%) Perl
5 16 (16.16%) PowerShell
6 11 (11.11%) C++
7 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
7 10 (10.10%) PHP
8 9 (9.09%) VBA
9 8 (8.08%) C#
9 8 (8.08%) Objective-C
10 7 (7.07%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.03%) Ruby
11 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.01%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.01%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (18.18%) Degree
2 17 (17.17%) CCNA
2 17 (17.17%) CompTIA Security+
3 16 (16.16%) CEH
4 14 (14.14%) GCIA
5 11 (11.11%) MCSE
5 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 8 (8.08%) DV Cleared
7 8 (8.08%) SANS
8 5 (5.05%) CISSP
8 5 (5.05%) GIAC
8 5 (5.05%) Linux+ Certification
8 5 (5.05%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (5.05%) SSCP
9 4 (4.04%) GCIH
9 4 (4.04%) GREM
10 3 (3.03%) GCFA
11 1 (1.01%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) SLA
2 7 (7.07%) QA
2 7 (7.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.03%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.01%) GDPR
5 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (25.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.14%) Docker
4 8 (8.08%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (7.07%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (5.05%) HDFS
6 5 (5.05%) vSphere
7 3 (3.03%) XenApp
8 2 (2.02%) LXC
9 1 (1.01%) Ceph
9 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.01%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (19.19%) Puppet
2 11 (11.11%) QRadar
2 11 (11.11%) SCCM
2 11 (11.11%) SCOM
3 8 (8.08%) CSIRT
4 7 (7.07%) Salt
5 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (6.06%) Terraform
6 5 (5.05%) Ambari
6 5 (5.05%) Ansible
6 5 (5.05%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (5.05%) Oozie
7 4 (4.04%) Nagios
7 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.04%) Prometheus
8 3 (3.03%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.03%) Kubernetes
8 3 (3.03%) yum
9 2 (2.02%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 34 (34.34%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.28%) VMware
3 13 (13.13%) Cisco
4 12 (12.12%) Oracle
5 11 (11.11%) CommVault
6 7 (7.07%) Citrix
7 6 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.06%) Palo Alto
8 5 (5.05%) SAP
9 4 (4.04%) Arista
9 4 (4.04%) F5
9 4 (4.04%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.04%) Sybase
10 3 (3.03%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.03%) Dell
10 3 (3.03%) Hitachi
10 3 (3.03%) Intel
10 3 (3.03%) NetApp
10 3 (3.03%) Splunk
11 2 (2.02%) TIBCO