Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > North East
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 114 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +102
Permanent jobs citing SSL 12 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.89% 0.92% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 5.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 0
North East median annual salary £43,750 £37,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.24% - -
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 213 289 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.81% 16.56% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 174 260 184
North East median annual salary £39,750 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.91% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £53,875 £45,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in the North East

SSL
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SSL in the North East

SSL
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in the North East over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for SSL in the North East

SSL
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear -3 7 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Teesside - 1 £40,000 -
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for SSL.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) Benchmarking
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Load Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) AWS Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Docker
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) XML Messaging
5 4 (33.33%) B2B

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
1 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) AWS Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) XML Messaging
2 2 (16.67%) CherryPy
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 5 (41.67%) Benchmarking
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) Load Testing
4 4 (33.33%) B2B
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) High Availability
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Server Management
6 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) AWS Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
1 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (16.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) ForeScout
1 1 (8.33%) Juniper
1 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto