Period
to 11 December 2019

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 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 229 271
Rank change year-on-year +28 +42 -12
Permanent jobs citing SSL 61 101 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.92% 1.02% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 5.22% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 32 74 71
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +5.32% -9.62%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £31,750
90th Percentile £62,250 £66,375 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -

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 1,349 1,936 2,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.39% 19.52% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,022 1,355 1,868
East of England median annual salary £44,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 11 December 2019.

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 December 2019. 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 +52 21 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 21 £50,000 +2.56% 7
Bedfordshire +5 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Suffolk +7 6 £50,000 +5.26%
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 30 (49.18%) DNS
2 29 (47.54%) Firewall
3 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
4 21 (34.43%) DevOps
5 19 (31.15%) Load Balancing
6 17 (27.87%) HTTP
7 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
7 16 (26.23%) Linux
7 16 (26.23%) Azure
8 15 (24.59%) Ansible
8 15 (24.59%) Python
8 15 (24.59%) VMware
9 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
9 14 (22.95%) Microservices
10 13 (21.31%) Docker
11 12 (19.67%) HAProxy
11 12 (19.67%) CentOS
11 12 (19.67%) nginx
11 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
11 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (18.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (18.03%) PKI
12 11 (18.03%) Java
12 11 (18.03%) VCP4
12 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
12 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
12 11 (18.03%) Veeam
12 11 (18.03%) Office 365

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 12 (19.67%) nginx
2 7 (11.48%) Apache
2 7 (11.48%) IIS
3 5 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.92%) JBoss
5 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.23%) Azure
2 11 (18.03%) Office 365
3 10 (16.39%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (14.75%) AWS
5 6 (9.84%) GCP
5 6 (9.84%) Stackdriver
6 5 (8.20%) GitHub
7 3 (4.92%) Azure Stack
8 2 (3.28%) SaaS
9 1 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.64%) IaaS
9 1 (1.64%) PaaS
9 1 (1.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 30 (49.18%) DNS
2 29 (47.54%) Firewall
3 17 (27.87%) HTTP
4 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
5 10 (16.39%) VPN
6 8 (13.11%) BGP
6 8 (13.11%) EIGRP
6 8 (13.11%) Network Security
6 8 (13.11%) OSPF
7 7 (11.48%) BIG-IP
7 7 (11.48%) GLBP
7 7 (11.48%) HSRP
7 7 (11.48%) IPsec
7 7 (11.48%) Wireless
8 6 (9.84%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (6.56%) MPLS
10 3 (4.92%) DHCP
10 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.28%) VRRP
12 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Big Data
2 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Hive
3 3 (4.92%) Impala
3 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.20%) Artifactory
3 5 (8.20%) GitLab
3 5 (8.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Network Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Support
4 8 (13.11%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Reliability Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Support Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Security Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Support Specialist
7 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 5 (8.20%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (8.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (16.39%) REST
3 8 (13.11%) Kafka
3 8 (13.11%) OAuth
4 6 (9.84%) Web Services
5 5 (8.20%) LDAP
5 5 (8.20%) OAuth2
5 5 (8.20%) OpenID
5 5 (8.20%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (6.56%) .NET
6 4 (6.56%) SOAP
7 3 (4.92%) CSS
7 3 (4.92%) HTML
7 3 (4.92%) Java EE
7 3 (4.92%) JSON
7 3 (4.92%) SAML
7 3 (4.92%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.92%) XML
7 3 (4.92%) Zuul
8 2 (3.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) PKI
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.84%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (8.20%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (4.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 3 (4.92%) Cybercrime
5 3 (4.92%) Replication
5 3 (4.92%) Wiki
6 1 (1.64%) Blog
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.64%) Life Science
6 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) CentOS
3 7 (11.48%) Windows
4 6 (9.84%) Unix
4 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.28%) Solaris
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) DevOps
2 19 (31.15%) Load Balancing
3 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) Microservices
4 11 (18.03%) Security Hardening
4 11 (18.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 10 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
6 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (11.48%) Analytics
8 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
8 7 (11.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (11.48%) Service Management
8 7 (11.48%) Software Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Task Automation
9 6 (9.84%) Migration
9 6 (9.84%) Network Management
9 6 (9.84%) Performance Measurement
9 6 (9.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) SQL
2 15 (24.59%) Python
3 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
4 11 (18.03%) Java
5 9 (14.75%) PHP
5 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.48%) PHP 5
6 7 (11.48%) PHP 7
6 7 (11.48%) Ruby
7 6 (9.84%) Perl
8 3 (4.92%) R
9 1 (1.64%) C#
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) VCP4
1 11 (18.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.48%) CCNA
4 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) CCNP
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.92%) GDPR
3 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) Docker
3 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.92%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) Ansible
2 12 (19.67%) HAProxy
3 9 (14.75%) Kibana
3 9 (14.75%) Kubernetes
4 8 (13.11%) Puppet
5 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (9.84%) logstash
6 6 (9.84%) yum
7 5 (8.20%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (4.92%) Oozie
9 2 (3.28%) Nagios
9 2 (3.28%) Prometheus
9 2 (3.28%) Terraform
10 1 (1.64%) SCCM
10 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) VMware
3 11 (18.03%) Veeam
4 9 (14.75%) F5
5 8 (13.11%) Cisco
6 7 (11.48%) Meraki
7 6 (9.84%) Google
7 6 (9.84%) New Relic
7 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
8 5 (8.20%) Percona
8 5 (8.20%) Splunk
9 3 (4.92%) BT
9 3 (4.92%) CA
9 3 (4.92%) Oracle
10 2 (3.28%) Sybase
11 1 (1.64%) CommVault
11 1 (1.64%) HP
11 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto