The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 425 479
Rank change year-on-year -31 +54  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 483 633 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 4.04% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 380 532 507
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,275 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,125 £71,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13674 15681 17859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.37% 16.97% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34087 39672 43359
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in England

SSL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL in England.

Salary trend for SSL in England

SSL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SSL in England

SSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +31 190 £53,250 -11.25% 17
South East -32 87 £52,500 +5.00% 17
North of England -14 78 £45,000 +28.57% 13
South West +3 60 £46,250 +23.33% 6
North West -20 45 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Midlands -39 36 £35,000 -15.15% 4
East of England -19 35 £40,000 -15.78% 3
West Midlands -33 29 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Yorkshire -13 28 £40,500 +24.61% 2
East Midlands +15 7 £35,000 +4.47% 1
North East +5 5 £41,250 +17.85% 5
SSL
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for SSL.

1 459 (51.23%) Firewall
2 379 (42.30%) VPN
3 369 (41.18%) Cisco
4 346 (38.62%) DNS
5 316 (35.27%) Linux
6 274 (30.58%) Windows
7 272 (30.36%) HTTP
8 259 (28.91%) TCP/IP
9 240 (26.79%) IPsec
10 199 (22.21%) VMware
11 197 (21.99%) WAN
12 186 (20.76%) Cisco Certification
13 181 (20.20%) SQL
14 171 (19.08%) Network Security
15 165 (18.42%) DHCP
16 164 (18.30%) LAN
16 164 (18.30%) Microsoft
17 156 (17.41%) Juniper
18 155 (17.30%) Active Directory
18 155 (17.30%) OSPF
18 155 (17.30%) VMware Infrastructure
19 154 (17.19%) Load Balancing
19 154 (17.19%) BGP
19 154 (17.19%) Wireless
20 149 (16.63%) CheckPoint
20 149 (16.63%) Data Centre
21 146 (16.29%) ITIL
22 141 (15.74%) F5
23 140 (15.63%) Palo Alto
24 139 (15.51%) Amazon AWS

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 101 (11.27%) IIS
2 98 (10.94%) Apache
3 64 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 47 (5.25%) WebLogic
5 40 (4.46%) MS Exchange
6 34 (3.79%) nginx
7 33 (3.68%) WebSphere
8 30 (3.35%) JBoss
9 22 (2.46%) OpenStack
10 21 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 20 (2.23%) CMS
12 19 (2.12%) Oracle Service Bus
13 15 (1.67%) SharePoint
14 12 (1.34%) Skype for Business
15 11 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
15 11 (1.23%) Confluence
15 11 (1.23%) Drupal
16 10 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.89%) Anypoint
Applications
1 31 (3.46%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.22%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.89%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (0.56%) Magento
4 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 139 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (5.25%) SaaS
4 34 (3.79%) IaaS
5 31 (3.46%) Office 365
6 28 (3.13%) PaaS
7 20 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.67%) GitHub
13 5 (0.56%) Akamai
13 5 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.56%) CloudFront
14 4 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
15 3 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 3 (0.33%) Bluemix
15 3 (0.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 459 (51.23%) Firewall
2 379 (42.30%) VPN
3 346 (38.62%) DNS
4 272 (30.36%) HTTP
5 259 (28.91%) TCP/IP
6 240 (26.79%) IPsec
7 197 (21.99%) WAN
8 171 (19.08%) Network Security
9 165 (18.42%) DHCP
10 164 (18.30%) LAN
11 155 (17.30%) OSPF
12 154 (17.19%) BGP
12 154 (17.19%) Wireless
13 129 (14.40%) Internet
14 128 (14.29%) SMTP
15 126 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
16 113 (12.61%) LDAP
17 105 (11.72%) FTP
17 105 (11.72%) MPLS
18 100 (11.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 82 (9.15%) MySQL
3 32 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 26 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 26 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 25 (2.79%) Oracle Database
6 21 (2.34%) Big Data
6 21 (2.34%) RDBMS
7 18 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (1.45%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.12%) Redis
11 10 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.67%) Apache Hive
12 6 (0.67%) CouchDB
13 5 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 82 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.91%) Jenkins
3 31 (3.46%) JIRA
4 24 (2.68%) Selenium
5 22 (2.46%) Maven
5 22 (2.46%) Subversion
6 21 (2.34%) Visual Studio
7 18 (2.01%) Jasmine
8 16 (1.79%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 13 (1.45%) IDA Disassembler
10 13 (1.45%) OllyDbg
10 13 (1.45%) Protractor
10 13 (1.45%) WebDriver
10 13 (1.45%) WinDbg
11 12 (1.34%) Bitbucket
11 12 (1.34%) Metasploit
11 12 (1.34%) Vagrant
12 11 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 134 (14.96%) Finance
2 80 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.91%) Banking
4 27 (3.01%) Retail
5 24 (2.68%) Marketing
6 22 (2.46%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.23%) Games
8 15 (1.67%) Publishing
9 14 (1.56%) Multimedia
10 13 (1.45%) Electronics
11 12 (1.34%) Advertising
12 10 (1.12%) Back Office
12 10 (1.12%) Legal
13 9 (1.00%) Digital Economy
14 8 (0.89%) Automotive
14 8 (0.89%) Local Government
15 7 (0.78%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.78%) German Language
16 6 (0.67%) Law
17 5 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 214 (23.88%) Network Engineer
2 136 (15.18%) Analyst
3 85 (9.49%) Developer
4 80 (8.93%) Security Engineer
5 72 (8.04%) Support Engineer
6 61 (6.81%) Cisco Engineer
7 60 (6.70%) Architect
8 58 (6.47%) Senior Network Engineer
9 54 (6.03%) Administrator
9 54 (6.03%) Network Security Engineer
10 53 (5.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 48 (5.36%) Consultant
11 48 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 48 (5.36%) Network Analyst
12 33 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
13 32 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
14 30 (3.35%) IT Engineer
15 28 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
16 26 (2.90%) Cisco Analyst
16 26 (2.90%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (12.50%) HTML
2 110 (12.28%) Web Services
3 99 (11.05%) REST
4 96 (10.71%) CSS
5 89 (9.93%) XML
6 88 (9.82%) JSON
7 79 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 63 (7.03%) Ajax
8 63 (7.03%) SOAP
9 55 (6.14%) .NET
9 55 (6.14%) HTML5
10 35 (3.91%) CSS3
11 32 (3.57%) React
12 31 (3.46%) J2EE
12 31 (3.46%) jQuery
12 31 (3.46%) LAMP
13 29 (3.24%) 802.1X
13 29 (3.24%) SAML
14 27 (3.01%) XSD
14 27 (3.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 149 (16.63%) Data Centre
2 105 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (5.69%) Computer Science
4 42 (4.69%) PKI
5 39 (4.35%) Clustering
6 36 (4.02%) Management Information System
7 26 (2.90%) Security Operations Centre
8 21 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
8 21 (2.34%) User Experience
9 20 (2.23%) Blog
10 19 (2.12%) Private Cloud
11 17 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
11 17 (1.90%) Public Cloud
12 15 (1.67%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.56%) CMDB
14 13 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (1.34%) Cyber Kill Chain
16 11 (1.23%) CESG
16 11 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 11 (1.23%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 316 (35.27%) Linux
2 274 (30.58%) Windows
3 130 (14.51%) Unix
4 91 (10.16%) Windows Server
5 79 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (8.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (3.24%) CentOS
10 22 (2.46%) Ubuntu
11 21 (2.34%) Solaris
12 17 (1.90%) Windows 10
13 16 (1.79%) Debian
14 13 (1.45%) Windows 7
15 12 (1.34%) Kali Linux
16 11 (1.23%) AIX
16 11 (1.23%) Android
17 10 (1.12%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.67%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (17.19%) Load Balancing
2 146 (16.29%) ITIL
3 89 (9.93%) DevOps
4 83 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (8.48%) SIEM
6 75 (8.37%) Presales
6 75 (8.37%) Project Management
7 73 (8.15%) High Availability
8 61 (6.81%) Change Management
8 61 (6.81%) Network Management
9 59 (6.58%) Migration
10 54 (6.03%) Mentoring
11 53 (5.92%) Service Delivery
12 52 (5.80%) MVC
13 50 (5.58%) Information Security
14 48 (5.36%) Network Architecture
15 47 (5.25%) Cybersecurity
16 46 (5.13%) E-Commerce
16 46 (5.13%) Scrum
17 44 (4.91%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 181 (20.20%) SQL
2 115 (12.83%) JavaScript
3 97 (10.83%) Java
4 93 (10.38%) Python
5 77 (8.59%) PowerShell
6 61 (6.81%) PHP
7 53 (5.92%) Ruby
8 50 (5.58%) C#
8 50 (5.58%) Perl
9 44 (4.91%) Shell Script
10 39 (4.35%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.01%) C++
11 27 (3.01%) XPath
12 26 (2.90%) C
13 11 (1.23%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.12%) Jython
15 8 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.67%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.45%) ActionScript
17 4 (0.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 186 (20.76%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (13.95%) Degree
3 111 (12.39%) CCNP
4 108 (12.05%) CCNA
4 108 (12.05%) Security Cleared
5 83 (9.26%) SC Cleared
6 44 (4.91%) CCIE
7 32 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 28 (3.13%) CISSP
9 24 (2.68%) ISEB
10 22 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
11 19 (2.12%) GIAC
12 17 (1.90%) CEH
12 17 (1.90%) CISM
12 17 (1.90%) MCSE
12 17 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
14 14 (1.56%) JNCIA
15 13 (1.45%) LPIC
16 12 (1.34%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 43 (4.80%) PCI DSS
2 31 (3.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 31 (3.46%) SLA
3 23 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 17 (1.90%) QA
5 13 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
6 11 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (1.23%) GDPR
7 8 (0.89%) PMO
8 4 (0.45%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.22%) FIPS 140-2
9 2 (0.22%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.11%) COBIT
10 1 (0.11%) COSO
10 1 (0.11%) FISMA
10 1 (0.11%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.11%) SAS 70
System Software
1 155 (17.30%) Active Directory
1 155 (17.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 35 (3.91%) Snort
4 34 (3.79%) Docker
4 34 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (2.23%) Firmware
5 20 (2.23%) vSphere
6 18 (2.01%) KVM
7 14 (1.56%) Samba
8 12 (1.34%) ProxySG
9 10 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (1.12%) vCloud
10 9 (1.00%) NFS
11 8 (0.89%) Apache Flume
12 7 (0.78%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (0.67%) Xen
14 5 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (6.36%) Puppet
2 48 (5.36%) Cisco CUCM
3 35 (3.91%) Ansible
4 32 (3.57%) Nagios
5 28 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
6 26 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (2.90%) SCCM
7 24 (2.68%) Backup Exec
8 17 (1.90%) Nessus
8 17 (1.90%) Nmap
9 16 (1.79%) SCOM
10 15 (1.67%) Kubernetes
10 15 (1.67%) NetBackup
11 14 (1.56%) vCenter Server
11 14 (1.56%) WSUS
12 13 (1.45%) OpenNebula
13 12 (1.34%) Cisco CME
14 11 (1.23%) EnCase
14 11 (1.23%) Nexpose
14 11 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 369 (41.18%) Cisco
2 199 (22.21%) VMware
3 164 (18.30%) Microsoft
4 156 (17.41%) Juniper
5 149 (16.63%) CheckPoint
6 141 (15.74%) F5
7 140 (15.63%) Palo Alto
8 91 (10.16%) Oracle
9 58 (6.47%) Citrix
10 53 (5.92%) Red Hat
11 49 (5.47%) Blue Coat
12 43 (4.80%) IBM
13 35 (3.91%) HP
14 34 (3.79%) SolarWinds
15 33 (3.68%) Google
16 32 (3.57%) Fortinet
17 30 (3.35%) WatchGuard
18 29 (3.24%) Brocade
19 28 (3.13%) Splunk
19 28 (3.13%) Symantec
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
NPL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £67,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: c. £43,000 plus flexible benefit options
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Remote Working, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + on call allow+o/t
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum plus bonus+benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 5% on call allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago