Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 173 243
Rank change year-on-year +18 +70 +39
Permanent jobs citing SSL 8 94 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 1.30% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 6.25% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 47 76
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -19.05% +25.00%
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £61,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.27% +15.79% -

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 566 1,503 2,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.07% 20.71% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 430 1,130 1,530
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,375 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SSL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SSL in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 2020. 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 +40 3 £65,000 +56.63%
Bedfordshire +28 3 £47,500 +26.67%
Cambridgeshire +36 1 - - 1
Suffolk +19 1 £50,000 -9.09%
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) MPLS
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) HSRP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) DNA
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Akamai
2 1 (12.50%) AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) MPLS
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) HSRP
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Impala
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (12.50%) git-flow
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Collaboration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Science Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Management
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (12.50%) Technology Roadmap
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) R
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SANS
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (12.50%) Kibana
2 1 (12.50%) Oozie
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
2 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) Arista
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) BT
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (12.50%) Tufin
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Zscaler