Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - +95 +15
Permanent jobs citing SSL 2 0 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Essex 0.38% - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median annual salary £75,000 - £65,000
10th Percentile £72,500 - £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 - £67,500
East of England median annual salary £56,250 £48,750 £51,250
% change year-on-year +15.38% -4.88% +13.89%

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 83 109 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.90% 12.81% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 57 87 113
Median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £24,700 £21,726 £21,550
90th Percentile £58,000 £58,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,735 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -0.59% -

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Essex

SSL
Salary Trend in Essex

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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 2 December 2020. 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
Harlow - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £75,000 -
SSL
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Fuse
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) Nexpose
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Fuse
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Nexpose
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds