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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 475 403 433
Rank change year-on-year -72 +30  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 419 743 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.76% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.25% 4.33% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 321 603 587
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,600 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.55% +12.50%  

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 12898 17171 18723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.06% 17.51% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10551 14344 15056
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -12 152 £57,500 +6.18% 24
South East -22 116 £50,000 +5.26% 19
South West +21 41 £40,000 -15.78% 7
West Midlands +19 35 £40,000 -5.88% 1
North West -9 30 £47,500 +18.01% 3
East of England -38 22 £60,000 +29.72% 6
Yorkshire -11 19 £37,500 +15.38% 4
East Midlands +3 5 £35,625 -20.83%
SSL
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 477 (46.90%) Firewall
2 411 (40.41%) Linux
3 357 (35.10%) DNS
4 337 (33.14%) Cisco
5 330 (32.45%) VPN
6 317 (31.17%) Windows
7 313 (30.78%) TCP/IP
8 253 (24.88%) VMware
9 251 (24.68%) SQL
10 243 (23.89%) HTTP
11 226 (22.22%) Unix
12 213 (20.94%) Finance
13 208 (20.45%) Java
14 206 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 201 (19.76%) IPsec
16 182 (17.90%) Cisco Certification
17 176 (17.31%) Oracle
18 168 (16.52%) Data Centre
19 163 (16.03%) ITIL
20 162 (15.93%) LAN
20 162 (15.93%) WAN
21 159 (15.63%) CheckPoint
22 157 (15.44%) SQL Server
23 147 (14.45%) XML
23 147 (14.45%) Active Directory
24 146 (14.36%) Microsoft
25 144 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
26 142 (13.96%) Juniper
27 139 (13.67%) IIS
27 139 (13.67%) Apache

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
1 139 (13.67%) Apache
1 139 (13.67%) IIS
2 90 (8.85%) Tomcat
3 69 (6.78%) JBoss
4 62 (6.10%) WebLogic
5 60 (5.90%) WebSphere
6 48 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 34 (3.34%) CMS
7 34 (3.34%) nginx
8 31 (3.05%) MS Exchange
9 30 (2.95%) Oracle Service Bus
10 26 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
11 25 (2.46%) OpenStack
12 22 (2.16%) SharePoint
13 13 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (0.98%) Drupal
14 10 (0.98%) lighttpd
15 7 (0.69%) Confluence
15 7 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.75%) MS Office
3 10 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.59%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.098%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.098%) InDesign
8 1 (0.098%) MS Project
8 1 (0.098%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.87%) Oracle Cash Management
2 10 (0.98%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Eikon
3 3 (0.29%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) RMDS
5 1 (0.098%) Kissmetrics
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.098%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 103 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.06%) Office 365
4 19 (1.87%) SaaS
5 18 (1.77%) PaaS
6 15 (1.47%) IaaS
7 14 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (1.28%) IBM Cloud
9 11 (1.08%) SoftLayer
9 11 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.59%) G Suite
12 5 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.49%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.39%) Akamai
13 4 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.39%) GitHub
13 4 (0.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 477 (46.90%) Firewall
2 357 (35.10%) DNS
3 330 (32.45%) VPN
4 313 (30.78%) TCP/IP
5 243 (23.89%) HTTP
6 201 (19.76%) IPsec
7 162 (15.93%) LAN
7 162 (15.93%) WAN
8 134 (13.18%) DHCP
9 132 (12.98%) Network Security
10 130 (12.78%) Wireless
11 126 (12.39%) BGP
12 125 (12.29%) OSPF
13 123 (12.09%) LDAP
14 120 (11.80%) Internet
14 120 (11.80%) SMTP
15 105 (10.32%) Cisco ASA
16 88 (8.65%) MPLS
17 86 (8.46%) SAN
18 85 (8.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 121 (11.90%) MySQL
3 83 (8.16%) Oracle Database
4 39 (3.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 32 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 29 (2.85%) Big Data
7 20 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 18 (1.77%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.67%) DB2
10 17 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (1.38%) Hadoop
11 14 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (1.28%) NoSQL
13 10 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (0.98%) Redis
14 9 (0.88%) Apache Hive
14 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 109 (10.72%) Git (software)
2 68 (6.69%) Jenkins
3 60 (5.90%) Subversion
4 40 (3.93%) Maven
5 39 (3.83%) JIRA
6 27 (2.65%) Selenium
7 26 (2.56%) Visual Studio
8 24 (2.36%) Eclipse
9 22 (2.16%) Cucumber
10 18 (1.77%) TeamCity
11 17 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (0.98%) Hudson
12 10 (0.98%) Vagrant
13 9 (0.88%) Jasmine
14 7 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.69%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.59%) WebDriver
15 6 (0.59%) WinDbg
General
1 213 (20.94%) Finance
2 65 (6.39%) Telecoms
3 57 (5.60%) Banking
4 33 (3.24%) Retail
5 23 (2.26%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.16%) Advertising
6 22 (2.16%) Publishing
7 20 (1.97%) Marketing
8 19 (1.87%) Games
9 18 (1.77%) Back Office
10 17 (1.67%) Electronics
10 17 (1.67%) Legal
11 13 (1.28%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.98%) Front Office
13 8 (0.79%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.69%) French Language
14 7 (0.69%) German Language
14 7 (0.69%) Local Government
14 7 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
14 7 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 201 (19.76%) Network Engineer
2 116 (11.41%) Developer
3 85 (8.36%) Analyst
4 79 (7.77%) Security Engineer
5 77 (7.57%) Administrator
6 74 (7.28%) Consultant
7 69 (6.78%) Architect
8 62 (6.10%) Support Engineer
9 60 (5.90%) Cisco Engineer
10 58 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
11 57 (5.60%) Linux Engineer
12 56 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 54 (5.31%) Network Security Engineer
14 51 (5.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 51 (5.01%) DevOps Engineer
15 41 (4.03%) Java Developer
16 39 (3.83%) Senior Network Engineer
17 35 (3.44%) Security Consultant
18 33 (3.24%) Senior Developer
19 32 (3.15%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (14.45%) XML
2 135 (13.27%) HTML
3 130 (12.78%) Web Services
4 110 (10.82%) SOAP
5 93 (9.14%) CSS
6 83 (8.16%) .NET
7 82 (8.06%) REST
8 75 (7.37%) Ajax
9 64 (6.29%) JSON
10 61 (6.00%) AngularJS
11 59 (5.80%) Middleware
12 56 (5.51%) JMS
13 52 (5.11%) J2EE
14 50 (4.92%) ASP.NET
14 50 (4.92%) LAMP
15 46 (4.52%) Spring
16 40 (3.93%) XSD
17 36 (3.54%) HTML5
18 34 (3.34%) jQuery
19 33 (3.24%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 168 (16.52%) Data Centre
2 119 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 46 (4.52%) Clustering
5 44 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 44 (4.33%) PKI
6 32 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
7 30 (2.95%) Fintech
8 23 (2.26%) CMDB
8 23 (2.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 23 (2.26%) Driving Licence
9 21 (2.06%) User Experience
10 20 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.77%) iPad
12 15 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
13 14 (1.38%) Replication
14 13 (1.28%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.28%) DataPower
15 12 (1.18%) Equities
15 12 (1.18%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 411 (40.41%) Linux
2 317 (31.17%) Windows
3 226 (22.22%) Unix
4 86 (8.46%) Windows Server
5 75 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (3.64%) Solaris
9 35 (3.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (3.05%) CentOS
11 22 (2.16%) Windows 10
12 21 (2.06%) Debian
13 20 (1.97%) Android
14 19 (1.87%) Mac OS X
14 19 (1.87%) Ubuntu
14 19 (1.87%) Windows 7
15 15 (1.47%) AIX
16 11 (1.08%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.88%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (16.03%) ITIL
2 144 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (11.31%) DevOps
4 113 (11.11%) High Availability
5 106 (10.42%) Load Balancing
6 98 (9.64%) Information Security
7 89 (8.75%) Change Management
8 84 (8.26%) Presales
9 76 (7.47%) Migration
10 69 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 69 (6.78%) Project Management
10 69 (6.78%) SOA
11 66 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
12 61 (6.00%) Network Management
13 59 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 59 (5.80%) Open Source
13 59 (5.80%) Risk Management
14 51 (5.01%) Mentoring
14 51 (5.01%) Scrum
15 50 (4.92%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 251 (24.68%) SQL
2 208 (20.45%) Java
3 118 (11.60%) JavaScript
4 116 (11.41%) Python
5 83 (8.16%) Perl
6 76 (7.47%) PHP
7 75 (7.37%) Shell Script
8 64 (6.29%) Bash Shell
9 58 (5.70%) PowerShell
10 57 (5.60%) C#
11 39 (3.83%) Ruby
12 36 (3.54%) C++
13 35 (3.44%) C
14 26 (2.56%) XPath
15 25 (2.46%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.87%) Jython
17 18 (1.77%) Go
18 16 (1.57%) VB.NET
19 12 (1.18%) Objective-C
19 12 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 182 (17.90%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (13.18%) Degree
3 119 (11.70%) CCNP
4 103 (10.13%) Security Cleared
5 97 (9.54%) CCNA
6 59 (5.80%) SC Cleared
7 39 (3.83%) CISSP
8 31 (3.05%) CCIE
9 27 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
11 25 (2.46%) DV Cleared
12 24 (2.36%) GIAC
13 22 (2.16%) LPIC
14 20 (1.97%) MCSE
15 17 (1.67%) CCDP
15 17 (1.67%) CISM
15 17 (1.67%) GCIH
15 17 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (1.47%) CCSE
17 14 (1.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 45 (4.42%) SLA
3 28 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 27 (2.65%) QA
5 25 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
7 16 (1.57%) ISO27002
8 4 (0.39%) GDPR
8 4 (0.39%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.39%) PMO
9 3 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.098%) COBIT
10 1 (0.098%) COSO
10 1 (0.098%) FISMA
10 1 (0.098%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.098%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.098%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 206 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 147 (14.45%) Active Directory
3 47 (4.62%) Firmware
4 39 (3.83%) Docker
5 32 (3.15%) Hyper-V
6 31 (3.05%) VMware ESX
7 29 (2.85%) Samba
8 25 (2.46%) vSphere
9 18 (1.77%) NFS
9 18 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
10 17 (1.67%) vCloud
11 15 (1.47%) Snort
12 14 (1.38%) Squid
13 13 (1.28%) KVM
14 12 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
15 11 (1.08%) Xen
16 10 (0.98%) QEMU
17 8 (0.79%) ProxySG
18 7 (0.69%) LXC
18 7 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 83 (8.16%) Puppet
2 65 (6.39%) Nagios
3 59 (5.80%) Ansible
4 34 (3.34%) Backup Exec
4 34 (3.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 28 (2.75%) NetBackup
5 28 (2.75%) SCCM
5 28 (2.75%) SCOM
6 26 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (2.46%) Cisco Prime
8 22 (2.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 22 (2.16%) Red Hat Satellite
9 20 (1.97%) Kubernetes
10 17 (1.67%) Salt
11 14 (1.38%) Mesos
12 13 (1.28%) HAProxy
13 10 (0.98%) CA Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
15 8 (0.79%) WSUS
16 7 (0.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 337 (33.14%) Cisco
2 253 (24.88%) VMware
3 176 (17.31%) Oracle
4 159 (15.63%) CheckPoint
5 146 (14.36%) Microsoft
6 142 (13.96%) Juniper
7 129 (12.68%) Palo Alto
8 120 (11.80%) F5
9 105 (10.32%) Red Hat
10 76 (7.47%) Citrix
11 60 (5.90%) IBM
12 56 (5.51%) Blue Coat
13 43 (4.23%) HP
14 42 (4.13%) Brocade
15 38 (3.74%) NetApp
16 33 (3.24%) Fortinet
17 27 (2.65%) SolarWinds
18 23 (2.26%) Sun
19 22 (2.16%) Google
19 22 (2.16%) Imperva
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