Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 298 228
Rank change year-on-year +23 -70 +27
Permanent jobs citing SSL 88 60 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.50% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 3.01% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 127
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +6.15%
10th Percentile £35,750 £36,825 £26,400
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 2,176 1,995 2,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.59% 16.52% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,678 1,569 2,159
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.43%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Hertfordshire +13 50 £63,750 +6.25% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 20 £40,750 -1.81% 2
Suffolk +12 7 £47,500 +13.10% 1
Bedfordshire +18 3 £47,500 -2.56% 3
Norfolk +14 3 £43,750 -6.91% 1
Essex +12 3 £45,000 +12.50%
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (52.27%) HTTP
1 46 (52.27%) IPsec
2 40 (45.45%) Cisco
2 40 (45.45%) Linux
3 39 (44.32%) VPN
4 38 (43.18%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (40.91%) HTML
5 36 (40.91%) VMware
6 35 (39.77%) XML
6 35 (39.77%) DNS
6 35 (39.77%) Firewall
7 33 (37.50%) Python
8 32 (36.36%) SOAP
8 32 (36.36%) Web Services
9 31 (35.23%) Oracle
9 31 (35.23%) Data Centre
10 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
11 29 (32.95%) CheckPoint
11 29 (32.95%) Cisco IOS
11 29 (32.95%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (32.95%) Palo Alto
11 29 (32.95%) F5
11 29 (32.95%) Arista
12 28 (31.82%) DevOps
13 27 (30.68%) SQL
14 26 (29.55%) HTTPS
14 26 (29.55%) Git (software)
15 25 (28.41%) BGP
16 24 (27.27%) OSPF
16 24 (27.27%) IGRP

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 18 (20.45%) WebLogic
2 12 (13.64%) OpenStack
3 11 (12.50%) Confluence
3 11 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 11 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (11.36%) Tomcat
4 10 (11.36%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.95%) JBoss
6 4 (4.55%) Apache
7 2 (2.27%) nginx
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.14%) CMS
8 1 (1.14%) IIS
8 1 (1.14%) SAS
8 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Documaker
2 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.50%) Akamai
3 10 (11.36%) GitHub
3 10 (11.36%) IaaS
4 9 (10.23%) SaaS
5 7 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (52.27%) HTTP
1 46 (52.27%) IPsec
2 39 (44.32%) VPN
3 35 (39.77%) DNS
3 35 (39.77%) Firewall
4 29 (32.95%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (32.95%) Cisco IOS
5 26 (29.55%) HTTPS
6 25 (28.41%) BGP
7 24 (27.27%) DHCP
7 24 (27.27%) IGRP
7 24 (27.27%) NetScaler
7 24 (27.27%) OSPF
7 24 (27.27%) WAN
8 21 (23.86%) Network Security
8 21 (23.86%) SNMP
8 21 (23.86%) TCP/IP
9 19 (21.59%) EIGRP
9 19 (21.59%) GLBP
9 19 (21.59%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) Oracle Database
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.64%) MySQL
4 11 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (11.36%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Zeppelin
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.14%) HBase
7 1 (1.14%) Power BI
7 1 (1.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.50%) JIRA
3 10 (11.36%) Gerrit
3 10 (11.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (3.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Security Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Senior DevOps
5 10 (11.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Senior Security Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) Analyst
6 9 (10.23%) Network Systems Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Network Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) IT Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Network Security Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.91%) HTML
2 35 (39.77%) XML
3 32 (36.36%) SOAP
3 32 (36.36%) Web Services
4 21 (23.86%) RESTful
5 13 (14.77%) LDAP
6 12 (13.64%) J2EE
7 11 (12.50%) 802.1X
7 11 (12.50%) HTML5
7 11 (12.50%) JSP
7 11 (12.50%) Middleware
7 11 (12.50%) OAuth
7 11 (12.50%) REST
7 11 (12.50%) Spring
7 11 (12.50%) WSDL
7 11 (12.50%) XSD
8 10 (11.36%) LAMP
8 10 (11.36%) YAML
9 8 (9.09%) SAML
10 7 (7.95%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 38 (43.18%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (35.23%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.95%) Public Cloud
4 6 (6.82%) Clustering
5 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Wiki
6 1 (1.14%) CMDB
6 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.14%) PKI
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.45%) Linux
2 23 (26.14%) Windows
3 20 (22.73%) Unix
4 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 11 (12.50%) CentOS
7 10 (11.36%) Android
7 10 (11.36%) Solaris
7 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.82%) VMS
9 3 (3.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) DevOps
2 24 (27.27%) SDLC
3 20 (22.73%) Load Balancing
4 19 (21.59%) E-Commerce
5 17 (19.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (18.18%) Line Management
6 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 15 (17.05%) Mentoring
8 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (14.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (14.77%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (13.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 12 (13.64%) Proactive Monitoring
9 12 (13.64%) Release Management
9 12 (13.64%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 11 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (12.50%) Network Management
10 11 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.50%) Python
2 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 27 (30.68%) SQL
4 23 (26.14%) PowerShell
5 21 (23.86%) Java
6 20 (22.73%) Bash Shell
7 13 (14.77%) PHP
8 12 (13.64%) PL/SQL
9 8 (9.09%) C#
10 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.41%) ActionScript
11 3 (3.41%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (3.41%) C
11 3 (3.41%) Perl
11 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.14%) Delphi
12 1 (1.14%) VB
12 1 (1.14%) XPath
12 1 (1.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.68%) CCNP
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (2.27%) CCNA
4 2 (2.27%) CEH
4 2 (2.27%) CREST Certified
4 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) GCFA
4 2 (2.27%) GCFE
4 2 (2.27%) GIAC
4 2 (2.27%) GISF
4 2 (2.27%) GREM
4 2 (2.27%) JNCIA
4 2 (2.27%) JNCIS
4 2 (2.27%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) QA
2 7 (7.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Docker
1 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.50%) VMware NSX
3 10 (11.36%) Samba
3 10 (11.36%) VirtualBox
4 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.27%) Ceph
7 2 (2.27%) Varnish
7 2 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.14%) HDFS
8 1 (1.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (27.27%) Puppet
2 21 (23.86%) vRealize
3 20 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (13.64%) Ansible
5 11 (12.50%) vCenter Server
6 10 (11.36%) Nagios
6 10 (11.36%) Rancher
6 10 (11.36%) Sysdig
7 7 (7.95%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (2.27%) EMC Navisphere
8 2 (2.27%) EnCase
8 2 (2.27%) Nessus
8 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.27%) yum
9 1 (1.14%) Ambari
9 1 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (1.14%) Oozie
9 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (45.45%) Cisco
2 36 (40.91%) VMware
3 31 (35.23%) Oracle
4 29 (32.95%) Arista
4 29 (32.95%) CheckPoint
4 29 (32.95%) F5
4 29 (32.95%) Palo Alto
5 24 (27.27%) Citrix
6 23 (26.14%) Fortinet
7 13 (14.77%) IBM
7 13 (14.77%) Splunk
8 11 (12.50%) Blue Coat
8 11 (12.50%) Juniper
8 11 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 11 (12.50%) Riverbed
8 11 (12.50%) Tufin
8 11 (12.50%) Zscaler
9 10 (11.36%) Meraki
9 10 (11.36%) New Relic
9 10 (11.36%) ServiceNow