Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 268 289
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 +1
Permanent jobs citing SSL 85 98 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.75% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.72% 4.68% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 70 94
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% +3.26%
10th Percentile £30,288 £38,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,275 £64,625
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 2284 2092 2609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.02% 15.91% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1891 1689 2052
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,950 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £64,875
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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +14 39 £58,750 -9.62% 3
Norfolk +25 19 £45,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire -40 10 £35,000 -26.32%
Suffolk +21 9 £38,500 +40.00%
Bedfordshire +12 6 £50,000 -2.44%
Essex +8 2 £31,217 -37.88% 1
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SSL.

1 57 (67.06%) Firewall
2 54 (63.53%) VPN
3 36 (42.35%) Windows
3 36 (42.35%) VMware
4 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
4 31 (36.47%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (34.12%) Hyper-V
5 29 (34.12%) Cisco
5 29 (34.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
7 26 (30.59%) HTTP
8 24 (28.24%) OSPF
8 24 (28.24%) BGP
8 24 (28.24%) Palo Alto
9 23 (27.06%) F5
9 23 (27.06%) IPsec
9 23 (27.06%) Citrix
9 23 (27.06%) CheckPoint
9 23 (27.06%) Internet
10 22 (25.88%) EIGRP
11 21 (24.71%) XML
12 20 (23.53%) Security Cleared
13 19 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (21.18%) DV Cleared
14 18 (21.18%) Security Architecture
14 18 (21.18%) Data Centre
15 17 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (20.00%) HTML
15 17 (20.00%) Linux

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 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.35%) nginx
4 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (4.71%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.76%) IaaS
2 10 (11.76%) Office 365
2 10 (11.76%) PaaS
3 6 (7.06%) SaaS
4 3 (3.53%) Akamai
4 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (67.06%) Firewall
2 54 (63.53%) VPN
3 26 (30.59%) HTTP
4 24 (28.24%) BGP
4 24 (28.24%) OSPF
5 23 (27.06%) Internet
5 23 (27.06%) IPsec
6 22 (25.88%) EIGRP
7 17 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (20.00%) DNS
7 17 (20.00%) LAN
7 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (20.00%) WAN
8 16 (18.82%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (18.82%) GLBP
8 16 (18.82%) IGRP
8 16 (18.82%) NetScaler
9 10 (11.76%) MPLS
9 10 (11.76%) Network Security
10 9 (10.59%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) MySQL
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (16.47%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Administrator
2 13 (15.29%) Security Engineer
2 13 (15.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Security Administrator
5 9 (10.59%) Network Specialist
6 6 (7.06%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Programmer
7 5 (5.88%) SAP Programmer
7 5 (5.88%) Splunk Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (4.71%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.71%) XML
2 17 (20.00%) HTML
3 9 (10.59%) LAMP
4 7 (8.24%) Middleware
5 5 (5.88%) cXML
5 5 (5.88%) EDIFACT
5 5 (5.88%) IDoc
5 5 (5.88%) JDBC
5 5 (5.88%) JSON
5 5 (5.88%) SAP PI
5 5 (5.88%) SOAP
5 5 (5.88%) XSLT
6 4 (4.71%) OLE
7 3 (3.53%) 802.1X
8 2 (2.35%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.18%) Ajax
9 1 (1.18%) J2EE
9 1 (1.18%) SAML
9 1 (1.18%) Spring
9 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.47%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (21.18%) Data Centre
3 10 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 10 (11.76%) iPhone
4 6 (7.06%) Clustering
5 4 (4.71%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.53%) Fintech
6 3 (3.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) PKI
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Windows
2 17 (20.00%) Linux
3 12 (14.12%) Unix
4 10 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 10 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 10 (11.76%) Windows Phone
4 10 (11.76%) Windows Vista
4 10 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 8 (9.41%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Debian
8 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (21.18%) Security Architecture
3 16 (18.82%) Load Balancing
4 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.76%) Business Development
6 10 (11.76%) Migration
6 10 (11.76%) Presales
7 9 (10.59%) Network Management
8 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.06%) BCP
9 6 (7.06%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.06%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 6 (7.06%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (7.06%) Network Virtualisation
10 5 (5.88%) B2B
10 5 (5.88%) Project Management
10 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.76%) C
2 10 (11.76%) SQL
3 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
4 7 (8.24%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.06%) Java
6 5 (5.88%) Python
6 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.88%) XQuery
7 4 (4.71%) XPath
8 3 (3.53%) Perl
9 2 (2.35%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.18%) DV Cleared
3 16 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (16.47%) CompTIA Security+
4 14 (16.47%) Security+ Certification
5 9 (10.59%) CCNP
6 8 (9.41%) CCNA
6 8 (9.41%) Degree
6 8 (9.41%) MCSE
6 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.88%) RosettaNet
3 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
2 29 (34.12%) Hyper-V
3 19 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.53%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.35%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.18%) Dovecot
7 1 (1.18%) Postfix
7 1 (1.18%) qmail
7 1 (1.18%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) EMC Navisphere
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (5.88%) Cisco CME
2 5 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.88%) Puppet
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.53%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.53%) vRealize
4 2 (2.35%) Ansible
4 2 (2.35%) cPanel
4 2 (2.35%) Plesk
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) VMware
2 29 (34.12%) Cisco
3 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
4 24 (28.24%) Palo Alto
5 23 (27.06%) CheckPoint
5 23 (27.06%) Citrix
5 23 (27.06%) F5
6 16 (18.82%) Arista
6 16 (18.82%) Fortinet
7 12 (14.12%) Juniper
8 10 (11.76%) Splunk
9 9 (10.59%) Remedy
10 8 (9.41%) EMC
10 8 (9.41%) Oracle
11 7 (8.24%) WatchGuard
12 6 (7.06%) SAP
13 5 (5.88%) Avaya
13 5 (5.88%) HP
14 3 (3.53%) Blue Coat
14 3 (3.53%) Meraki