Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 278 234
Rank change year-on-year +1 -44 +14
Permanent jobs citing SSL 83 82 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.65% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.62% 4.13% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 60 58 131
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £56,347 £48,200
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.26% +16.90% +1.47%
10th Percentile £35,750 £42,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,375 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,295 1,984 2,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.30% 15.75% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,880 1,548 2,238
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +8 65 £50,000 -23.08% 2
Cambridgeshire -49 6 £39,250 -25.24% 2
Norfolk +23 5 £45,000 -9.09% 3
Suffolk - 4 £30,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +17 1 £50,000 -
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 52 (62.65%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (53.01%) XML
3 43 (51.81%) HTTP
4 42 (50.60%) Firewall
5 41 (49.40%) VMware
5 41 (49.40%) VPN
6 40 (48.19%) HTML
7 33 (39.76%) Cisco
7 33 (39.76%) BGP
8 32 (38.55%) OSPF
8 32 (38.55%) IPsec
8 32 (38.55%) Citrix
8 32 (38.55%) F5
9 31 (37.35%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (37.35%) CheckPoint
9 31 (37.35%) Data Centre
9 31 (37.35%) Palo Alto
10 30 (36.14%) Arista
10 30 (36.14%) WAN
10 30 (36.14%) IGRP
10 30 (36.14%) NetScaler
10 30 (36.14%) Fortinet
11 29 (34.94%) Linux
12 27 (32.53%) DNS
13 26 (31.33%) EIGRP
14 25 (30.12%) Internet
14 25 (30.12%) LAN
14 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
14 25 (30.12%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (30.12%) GLBP

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 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.41%) JBoss
3 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.20%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (4.82%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Akamai
2 11 (13.25%) SaaS
3 9 (10.84%) IaaS
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.84%) Office 365
3 9 (10.84%) PaaS
4 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (51.81%) HTTP
2 42 (50.60%) Firewall
3 41 (49.40%) VPN
4 33 (39.76%) BGP
5 32 (38.55%) IPsec
5 32 (38.55%) OSPF
6 31 (37.35%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (36.14%) IGRP
7 30 (36.14%) NetScaler
7 30 (36.14%) WAN
8 27 (32.53%) DNS
9 26 (31.33%) EIGRP
10 25 (30.12%) Cisco IOS
10 25 (30.12%) GLBP
10 25 (30.12%) Internet
10 25 (30.12%) LAN
11 17 (20.48%) MPLS
12 16 (19.28%) Network Security
13 15 (18.07%) DHCP
14 14 (16.87%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) MySQL
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) Security Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Senior Security Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Developer
3 12 (14.46%) Network Systems Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Network Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Programmer
9 5 (6.02%) Active Directory Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) SAP Programmer
10 4 (4.82%) Cloud Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Office 365 Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Office 365 Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (53.01%) XML
2 40 (48.19%) HTML
3 16 (19.28%) SOAP
4 13 (15.66%) 802.1X
5 12 (14.46%) LAMP
5 12 (14.46%) Web Services
6 9 (10.84%) J2EE
6 9 (10.84%) Spring
7 8 (9.64%) HTML5
7 8 (9.64%) JSP
7 8 (9.64%) RESTful
7 8 (9.64%) WSDL
7 8 (9.64%) XSD
8 6 (7.23%) cXML
8 6 (7.23%) EDIFACT
8 6 (7.23%) IDoc
8 6 (7.23%) JDBC
8 6 (7.23%) JSON
8 6 (7.23%) SAP PI
8 6 (7.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (62.65%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (37.35%) Data Centre
3 10 (12.05%) Clustering
3 10 (12.05%) Public Cloud
4 9 (10.84%) Blackberry
4 9 (10.84%) iPhone
5 5 (6.02%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.41%) PKI
7 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.94%) Linux
2 23 (27.71%) Unix
3 16 (19.28%) Windows
4 9 (10.84%) Windows 7
4 9 (10.84%) Windows 8
4 9 (10.84%) Windows Phone
4 9 (10.84%) Windows Vista
4 9 (10.84%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Load Balancing
2 21 (25.30%) Software Engineering
3 17 (20.48%) E-Commerce
4 16 (19.28%) DevOps
5 14 (16.87%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 14 (16.87%) Network Management
5 14 (16.87%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 14 (16.87%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 13 (15.66%) Mentoring
6 13 (15.66%) WAN Optimisation
7 12 (14.46%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (12.05%) Network Virtualisation
9 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.84%) Business Development
9 9 (10.84%) Migration
9 9 (10.84%) Presales
9 9 (10.84%) Proactive Monitoring
10 8 (9.64%) Pair Programming
10 8 (9.64%) Scrum
10 8 (9.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) PowerShell
2 18 (21.69%) Java
3 17 (20.48%) Python
3 17 (20.48%) SQL
4 15 (18.07%) PL/SQL
5 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.43%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.23%) XQuery
8 5 (6.02%) C
8 5 (6.02%) XPath
9 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.41%) C#
10 1 (1.20%) Perl
10 1 (1.20%) PHP
10 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.84%) CCNP
3 8 (9.64%) MCSE
3 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.02%) Degree
5 4 (4.82%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (4.82%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) CCNA
6 2 (2.41%) CEH
6 2 (2.41%) GISF
6 2 (2.41%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.41%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.64%) QA
3 6 (7.23%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 22 (26.51%) Hyper-V
2 14 (16.87%) Active Directory
3 13 (15.66%) VMware NSX
4 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) vCenter Server
1 13 (15.66%) vRealize
2 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (14.46%) Puppet
3 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.61%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.20%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (49.40%) VMware
2 33 (39.76%) Cisco
3 32 (38.55%) Citrix
3 32 (38.55%) F5
4 31 (37.35%) CheckPoint
4 31 (37.35%) Palo Alto
5 30 (36.14%) Arista
5 30 (36.14%) Fortinet
6 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
7 17 (20.48%) Oracle
8 15 (18.07%) Juniper
9 13 (15.66%) Blue Coat
9 13 (15.66%) Riverbed
9 13 (15.66%) Tufin
10 12 (14.46%) Aruba
10 12 (14.46%) Meraki
11 6 (7.23%) Remedy
11 6 (7.23%) SAP
12 3 (3.61%) Splunk
13 2 (2.41%) WatchGuard