Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 294 213 314
Rank change year-on-year -81 +101 +1
Permanent jobs citing SSL 33 4 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.31% 0.084% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 0.50% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 25
10th Percentile £32,150 £32,150 £36,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £34,625 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -22.73% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £50,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £52,250 "
England median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -23.08% +13.04% +15.00%

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 Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,461 807 2,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.66% 16.90% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,181 649 1,600
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,250 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
75th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in the Midlands

SSL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SSL in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SSL in the Midlands

SSL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SSL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for SSL in the Midlands

SSL
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
East Midlands -51 18 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands -77 15 £42,500 +32.81% 6
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SSL.

1 16 (48.48%) DevOps
2 14 (42.42%) Azure
2 14 (42.42%) VPN
3 12 (36.36%) DNS
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
5 10 (30.30%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) Windows
6 9 (27.27%) Firewall
6 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 8 (24.24%) PaaS
7 8 (24.24%) BGP
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
8 7 (21.21%) VoIP
8 7 (21.21%) WAN
8 7 (21.21%) ITIL
8 7 (21.21%) Retail
8 7 (21.21%) Content Management
8 7 (21.21%) IaaS
8 7 (21.21%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (18.18%) Influencing Skills
9 6 (18.18%) Jamstack
9 6 (18.18%) Accessibility
9 6 (18.18%) Social Skills
9 6 (18.18%) Personalization
9 6 (18.18%) Headless CMS

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (18.18%) CMS
1 6 (18.18%) Drupal
1 6 (18.18%) Headless CMS
1 6 (18.18%) Kentico
1 6 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (18.18%) Umbraco
1 6 (18.18%) WordPress
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Confluence
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) nginx
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Documentum
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Azure
2 8 (24.24%) PaaS
3 7 (21.21%) IaaS
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (12.12%) AWS
6 2 (6.06%) Azure Functions
6 2 (6.06%) Azure Sentinel
6 2 (6.06%) Azure Storage
6 2 (6.06%) GitHub
6 2 (6.06%) Serverless
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) VPN
2 12 (36.36%) DNS
3 9 (27.27%) Firewall
4 8 (24.24%) BGP
5 7 (21.21%) VoIP
5 7 (21.21%) WAN
6 6 (18.18%) Broadband
6 6 (18.18%) Internet
6 6 (18.18%) IPsec
6 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.12%) DHCP
8 4 (12.12%) DMVPN
8 4 (12.12%) EIGRP
8 4 (12.12%) HSRP
8 4 (12.12%) MPLS
8 4 (12.12%) OSPF
8 4 (12.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
1 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) GitLab
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Sourcetree
General
1 7 (21.21%) Presentation Skills
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
2 6 (18.18%) Back Office
2 6 (18.18%) Influencing Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 6 (18.18%) Social Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Finance
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Organisational Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Public Sector
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.03%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Technical Director
1 6 (18.18%) Technical Leader
2 4 (12.12%) Architect
2 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) IP Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Azure Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) Laravel
2 6 (18.18%) React
2 6 (18.18%) REST
3 5 (15.15%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 4 (12.12%) JDBC
4 4 (12.12%) SAML
5 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.09%) LDAP
5 3 (9.09%) ODBC
5 3 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (6.06%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.06%) HTML5
6 2 (6.06%) jQuery
6 2 (6.06%) JSON
6 2 (6.06%) Middleware
6 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (6.06%) RESTful
6 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (6.06%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) FMCG
4 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
1 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) DevOps
2 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (21.21%) Content Management
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (18.18%) CRM
4 6 (18.18%) Jamstack
4 6 (18.18%) Marketing Automation
4 6 (18.18%) Open Source
4 6 (18.18%) People Management
4 6 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (18.18%) Personalization
4 6 (18.18%) Web Accessibility
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) ITSM
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) CWNA
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) Accessibility
2 2 (6.06%) GRC
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) NIST
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Ansible
1 4 (12.12%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (6.06%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Nessus
3 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 6 (18.18%) Sitecore
4 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
5 3 (9.09%) Forcepoint
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 3 (9.09%) Meraki
5 3 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.06%) Adobe
6 2 (6.06%) BMC
6 2 (6.06%) Facebook
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Ivanti
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Remedy
6 2 (6.06%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.03%) Zerto