Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 288 265
Rank change year-on-year +46 -23 +8
Permanent jobs citing SSL 107 75 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.93% 0.62% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.14% 3.49% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 71 57 82
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.58% +6.74%
10th Percentile £38,000 £31,900 £26,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £58,850
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £48,350
% change year-on-year -1.05% -1.76% +1.79%

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 2,082 2,146 2,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.04% 17.81% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,485 1,749 1,861
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +39 45 £44,750 +25.17% 9
Hertfordshire +18 32 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Suffolk -2 12 £47,500 +13.10% 1
Bedfordshire +12 10 £52,500 +5.00%
Norfolk +6 5 £43,750 -2.78%
Essex +18 3 £45,000 +20.00% 8
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 53 (49.53%) HTTP
2 52 (48.60%) DNS
3 51 (47.66%) Firewall
4 48 (44.86%) TCP/IP
5 46 (42.99%) VPN
6 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
7 42 (39.25%) Linux
8 41 (38.32%) Windows
9 40 (37.38%) Python
9 40 (37.38%) IPsec
10 35 (32.71%) SOAP
11 30 (28.04%) Amazon AWS
12 29 (27.10%) PowerShell
12 29 (27.10%) Web Services
12 29 (27.10%) Oracle
13 28 (26.17%) Cisco
13 28 (26.17%) VMware
13 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
13 28 (26.17%) Bash Shell
14 27 (25.23%) Puppet
14 27 (25.23%) SQL Server
15 26 (24.30%) SQL
15 26 (24.30%) FTP
16 25 (23.36%) SIEM
16 25 (23.36%) Security Operations
17 24 (22.43%) Java
18 23 (21.50%) JIRA
18 23 (21.50%) DevOps
19 22 (20.56%) Docker
19 22 (20.56%) SDLC

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 20 (18.69%) WebLogic
2 16 (14.95%) Confluence
3 15 (14.02%) OpenStack
4 14 (13.08%) WebSphere
5 13 (12.15%) Tomcat
6 8 (7.48%) Apache Pig
6 8 (7.48%) JBoss
7 7 (6.54%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (6.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (5.61%) Apache
9 5 (4.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (3.74%) Apache Solr
10 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (2.80%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.87%) Commerce Server
12 2 (1.87%) IIS
12 2 (1.87%) nginx
12 2 (1.87%) SAS
12 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (11.21%) Documaker
2 2 (1.87%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 30 (28.04%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.89%) IaaS
3 12 (11.21%) GitHub
4 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (8.41%) SaaS
6 6 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.74%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (3.74%) Office 365
7 4 (3.74%) PaaS
8 1 (0.93%) Akamai
8 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (49.53%) HTTP
2 52 (48.60%) DNS
3 51 (47.66%) Firewall
4 48 (44.86%) TCP/IP
5 46 (42.99%) VPN
6 40 (37.38%) IPsec
7 26 (24.30%) FTP
8 22 (20.56%) Cisco IOS
8 22 (20.56%) DHCP
9 21 (19.63%) SSH
10 20 (18.69%) HTTPS
10 20 (18.69%) MPLS
11 14 (13.08%) SMTP
12 13 (12.15%) LAN
12 13 (12.15%) Network Security
12 13 (12.15%) SNMP
13 12 (11.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (11.21%) OpenVPN
13 12 (11.21%) WAN
13 12 (11.21%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.76%) Oracle Database
3 12 (11.21%) MongoDB
3 12 (11.21%) MySQL
4 8 (7.48%) Apache Hive
4 8 (7.48%) Hadoop
4 8 (7.48%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (5.61%) Big Data
7 2 (1.87%) Apache Zeppelin
7 2 (1.87%) DB2
7 2 (1.87%) HBase
7 2 (1.87%) Power BI
7 2 (1.87%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 23 (21.50%) JIRA
3 12 (11.21%) Gerrit
3 12 (11.21%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (7.48%) Bitbucket
4 8 (7.48%) Selenium
5 6 (5.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.61%) CodeSonar
5 6 (5.61%) git-flow
5 6 (5.61%) Robot Framework
5 6 (5.61%) Subversion
6 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.87%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.87%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.87%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (1.87%) JUnit
7 2 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.87%) Maven
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (19.63%) Analyst
2 17 (15.89%) Security Engineer
3 15 (14.02%) Developer
4 13 (12.15%) Security Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) IT Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) IT Operations Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) IT Security Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) Operations Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) Security Operations Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) Senior DevOps
5 12 (11.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 11 (10.28%) Software Engineer
7 10 (9.35%) Network Manager
8 9 (8.41%) Administrator
9 8 (7.48%) Consultant
9 8 (7.48%) Software Analyst
10 7 (6.54%) Security Manager
10 7 (6.54%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.61%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.71%) SOAP
2 29 (27.10%) Web Services
3 22 (20.56%) REST
4 19 (17.76%) RESTful
5 18 (16.82%) HTML
6 16 (14.95%) LDAP
7 14 (13.08%) Middleware
8 12 (11.21%) XML
8 12 (11.21%) YAML
9 11 (10.28%) OAuth
10 10 (9.35%) .NET
10 10 (9.35%) Java EE
10 10 (9.35%) LAMP
11 9 (8.41%) HTML5
11 9 (8.41%) J2EE
12 8 (7.48%) SAML
12 8 (7.48%) Spring
13 7 (6.54%) Django
13 7 (6.54%) Spring MVC
13 7 (6.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.95%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.74%) iPhone
4 4 (3.74%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.87%) Clustering
5 2 (1.87%) CMDB
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.87%) User Experience
5 2 (1.87%) Wiki
6 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (39.25%) Linux
2 41 (38.32%) Windows
3 18 (16.82%) Android
3 18 (16.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
4 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.08%) CentOS
6 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (11.21%) Solaris
8 11 (10.28%) Unix
9 8 (7.48%) VMS
10 6 (5.61%) Apple iOS
10 6 (5.61%) Mac OS X
11 4 (3.74%) AIX
11 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.74%) Windows Phone
11 4 (3.74%) Windows Vista
11 4 (3.74%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) Security Operations
1 25 (23.36%) SIEM
2 23 (21.50%) DevOps
3 22 (20.56%) SDLC
4 21 (19.63%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (19.63%) Vulnerability Management
5 19 (17.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (16.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.95%) Incident Management
7 16 (14.95%) ITIL
8 15 (14.02%) Release Management
8 15 (14.02%) Scrum
9 14 (13.08%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (13.08%) E-Commerce
10 13 (12.15%) Line Management
11 12 (11.21%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 12 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (11.21%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
2 40 (37.38%) Python
3 29 (27.10%) PowerShell
4 28 (26.17%) Bash Shell
5 26 (24.30%) SQL
6 24 (22.43%) Java
7 20 (18.69%) PHP
8 13 (12.15%) C#
9 12 (11.21%) C
9 12 (11.21%) Perl
10 7 (6.54%) PL/SQL
10 7 (6.54%) VBA
11 6 (5.61%) C++
11 6 (5.61%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.74%) ActionScript
12 4 (3.74%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.93%) Delphi
15 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) CCNA
1 19 (17.76%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (15.89%) CompTIA Security+
3 15 (14.02%) Degree
4 13 (12.15%) CEH
5 10 (9.35%) GCIA
5 10 (9.35%) MCSE
5 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
7 8 (7.48%) DV Cleared
7 8 (7.48%) GIAC
8 6 (5.61%) CISSP
8 6 (5.61%) Linux+ Certification
8 6 (5.61%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (5.61%) SANS
8 6 (5.61%) SSCP
9 3 (2.80%) GISF
9 3 (2.80%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.80%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.80%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) Docker
2 21 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (15.89%) Active Directory
4 12 (11.21%) Samba
4 12 (11.21%) VirtualBox
5 6 (5.61%) vSphere
6 5 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.80%) Ceph
8 3 (2.80%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (1.87%) HDFS
9 2 (1.87%) Varnish
10 1 (0.93%) Squid
10 1 (0.93%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (25.23%) Puppet
2 14 (13.08%) Ansible
3 13 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (12.15%) vRealize
4 12 (11.21%) Nagios
4 12 (11.21%) Rancher
4 12 (11.21%) Sysdig
5 11 (10.28%) QRadar
6 8 (7.48%) Salt
7 7 (6.54%) CSIRT
8 6 (5.61%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (2.80%) EMC Navisphere
11 2 (1.87%) Ambari
11 2 (1.87%) EnCase
11 2 (1.87%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (1.87%) Nessus
11 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.87%) Oozie
11 2 (1.87%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Oracle
2 28 (26.17%) Cisco
2 28 (26.17%) VMware
3 21 (19.63%) Splunk
4 19 (17.76%) IBM
5 15 (14.02%) Arista
5 15 (14.02%) F5
6 13 (12.15%) Intel
6 13 (12.15%) Red Hat
7 12 (11.21%) AppDynamics
7 12 (11.21%) BMC
7 12 (11.21%) CheckPoint
7 12 (11.21%) HP
7 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
7 12 (11.21%) New Relic
7 12 (11.21%) Palo Alto
7 12 (11.21%) ServiceNow
7 12 (11.21%) WorldPay
8 11 (10.28%) Citrix
9 10 (9.35%) Dell