Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 115 114
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1 +22
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.43% 0.14% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 0.97% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 17
Essex median annual salary £65,000 £31,217 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +108.22% -37.57% +5.26%
10th Percentile £62,500 £30,288 £46,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £32,147 £67,350
East of England median annual salary £49,500 £47,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.32% -10.48% +10.53%

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 Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 155 207 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.34% 14.74% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 103 184 181
Essex median annual salary £31,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% -4.76% +20.00%
10th Percentile £20,850 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £55,875 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Essex

SSL
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SSL in Essex

SSL
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Colchester - 5 £65,000 -
SSL
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for SSL.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Event Correlation
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Event Correlation
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) VMware