Period
to 21 March 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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 223 280 292
Rank change year-on-year +57 +12 -60
Permanent jobs citing SSL 80 84 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.93% 0.66% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.91% 3.69% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 58 62 47
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £47,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.64% -21.67% +22.45%
10th Percentile £34,775 £35,750 £45,750
90th Percentile £74,750 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +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 1,629 2,277 1,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.97% 17.82% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,200 1,841 1,517
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £23,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 21 March 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 21 March 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
Cambridgeshire +70 32 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Bedfordshire - 20 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +1 15 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Essex +40 9 £65,000 +48.57% 2
Suffolk +19 5 £53,750 +79.17% 1
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 47 (58.75%) DNS
2 34 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (38.75%) DHCP
4 28 (35.00%) Windows
4 28 (35.00%) Retail
5 27 (33.75%) Linux
6 26 (32.50%) Firewall
6 26 (32.50%) VMware
7 24 (30.00%) FTP
8 23 (28.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 23 (28.75%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (27.50%) PKI
10 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
11 20 (25.00%) HTTP
11 20 (25.00%) SMTP
12 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
12 19 (23.75%) Bash Shell
12 19 (23.75%) SIEM
13 18 (22.50%) Internet
13 18 (22.50%) Cyberthreat
14 17 (21.25%) Line Management
14 17 (21.25%) HTML
15 16 (20.00%) Java
15 16 (20.00%) Security Operations
16 15 (18.75%) SLA
16 15 (18.75%) LAMP
16 15 (18.75%) Management Information System
16 15 (18.75%) Degree
16 15 (18.75%) Load Balancing
16 15 (18.75%) Computer Science

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 11 (13.75%) Apache
1 11 (13.75%) nginx
2 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.50%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.50%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.50%) SAS
5 2 (2.50%) WordPress
6 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) Gephi
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.50%) SaaS
3 4 (5.00%) PaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.50%) IaaS
4 2 (2.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 47 (58.75%) DNS
2 31 (38.75%) DHCP
3 26 (32.50%) Firewall
4 24 (30.00%) FTP
5 20 (25.00%) HTTP
5 20 (25.00%) SMTP
6 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
7 18 (22.50%) Internet
8 12 (15.00%) Wireless
9 11 (13.75%) VPN
10 9 (11.25%) SAN
11 7 (8.75%) BGP
11 7 (8.75%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (8.75%) Network Security
11 7 (8.75%) Sourcefire
12 6 (7.50%) 802.15
12 6 (7.50%) EIGRP
12 6 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (7.50%) X.509
12 6 (7.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.25%) MySQL
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.75%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.75%) Big Data
3 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Zeppelin
4 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.50%) HBase
4 2 (2.50%) Power BI
4 2 (2.50%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.25%) Impala
5 1 (1.25%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Burp Suite
2 3 (3.75%) Metasploit
3 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.50%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (35.00%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Team Leader
2 15 (18.75%) Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Data Protection Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (5.00%) Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Penetration Tester
9 3 (3.75%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) HTML
2 15 (18.75%) LAMP
3 11 (13.75%) CSS
4 10 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (12.50%) XML
5 8 (10.00%) JSON
5 8 (10.00%) Web Services
6 7 (8.75%) HTML5
6 7 (8.75%) REST
7 6 (7.50%) 802.1X
7 6 (7.50%) Ajax
7 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.50%) J2EE
7 6 (7.50%) Spring
8 5 (6.25%) JSP
8 5 (6.25%) LDAP
8 5 (6.25%) RESTful
8 5 (6.25%) SOAP
8 5 (6.25%) WSDL
8 5 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (27.50%) PKI
3 18 (22.50%) Cyberthreat
4 15 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 13 (16.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (15.00%) Cyber Defence
6 12 (15.00%) e-Learning
7 11 (13.75%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (10.00%) Replication
9 7 (8.75%) Cyberattack
10 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
10 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (7.50%) Internet of Things
10 6 (7.50%) Smart City
10 6 (7.50%) Smart Meter
11 1 (1.25%) Blog
11 1 (1.25%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 1 (1.25%) iPhone
11 1 (1.25%) Life Science
11 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.00%) Windows
2 27 (33.75%) Linux
3 14 (17.50%) CentOS
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.75%) Solaris
6 5 (6.25%) Unix
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.75%) Kali Linux
9 2 (2.50%) VMS
10 1 (1.25%) Android
10 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (23.75%) SIEM
3 17 (21.25%) Line Management
4 16 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 15 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 15 (18.75%) Load Balancing
6 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (16.25%) Coaching
6 13 (16.25%) Configuration Management
7 12 (15.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 12 (15.00%) Email Filtering
7 12 (15.00%) High Availability
7 12 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (15.00%) Open Source
8 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
8 11 (13.75%) Proactive Monitoring
9 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.75%) Bash Shell
2 16 (20.00%) Java
3 14 (17.50%) PHP
3 14 (17.50%) SQL
4 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.25%) Python
5 11 (13.75%) Perl
6 10 (12.50%) C
7 6 (7.50%) Embedded C
8 5 (6.25%) PHP 5
8 5 (6.25%) PHP 7
8 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.00%) C++
9 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.75%) Ruby
10 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.50%) VBScript
12 1 (1.25%) C#
12 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 12 (15.00%) CISSP
2 12 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (15.00%) GIAC
3 7 (8.75%) CEH
3 7 (8.75%) GCIH
3 7 (8.75%) GREM
4 6 (7.50%) GCFA
4 6 (7.50%) GCIA
5 3 (3.75%) SANS
6 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) CCIE
7 1 (1.25%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (1.25%) CCNP
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCITP
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.75%) SLA
2 10 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (6.25%) QA
4 3 (3.75%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.25%) Docker
4 6 (7.50%) Firmware
5 3 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (2.50%) HDFS
6 2 (2.50%) LXC
6 2 (2.50%) Varnish
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Flume
7 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) Ansible
2 9 (11.25%) HAProxy
2 9 (11.25%) Nagios
2 9 (11.25%) Puppet
2 9 (11.25%) yum
3 8 (10.00%) SCCM
3 8 (10.00%) SCOM
3 8 (10.00%) Terraform
4 7 (8.75%) Prometheus
5 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.75%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.75%) Oozie
7 2 (2.50%) Ambari
7 2 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (2.50%) Kibana
7 2 (2.50%) Observium
7 2 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.25%) logstash
8 1 (1.25%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) VMware
2 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.25%) Cisco
4 8 (10.00%) CommVault
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle
5 7 (8.75%) Sybase
6 6 (7.50%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.50%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.50%) Google
7 2 (2.50%) SAP
7 2 (2.50%) SendGrid
7 2 (2.50%) Splunk
8 1 (1.25%) Aruba
8 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.25%) BT
8 1 (1.25%) Meraki
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat