Period
to 28 March 2020

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

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > North East
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 93 110
Rank change year-on-year +17 +17 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 30 15 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.28% 1.11% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.15% 6.05% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 25
Median annual salary £37,500 £43,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +18.24% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £40,875 £29,350
90th Percentile £56,750 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £56,000 £51,801 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +3.60% -

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 198 248 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.02% 18.28% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 172 186 258
Median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +19.40% +9.84%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £72,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SSL as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for SSL in the North East

SSL
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SSL in the North East over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 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
Tyne and Wear +26 23 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Durham +12 6 £35,000 -32.82%
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North East region with a requirement for SSL.

1 18 (60.00%) XML
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) ITIL
4 13 (43.33%) SLA
5 11 (36.67%) Windows
5 11 (36.67%) SAML
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 11 (36.67%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 10 (33.33%) HTML
7 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (30.00%) IIS
7 9 (30.00%) CSS
7 9 (30.00%) Apache
7 9 (30.00%) IPsec
7 9 (30.00%) XML Messaging
7 9 (30.00%) Debian
7 9 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 8 (26.67%) REST
8 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (26.67%) ServiceNow
8 8 (26.67%) Ajax
8 8 (26.67%) LDAP
8 8 (26.67%) JDBC
8 8 (26.67%) SOAP
8 8 (26.67%) Web Services
8 8 (26.67%) ODBC

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 9 (30.00%) Apache
1 9 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Azure
2 1 (3.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) IPsec
2 6 (20.00%) 3G
2 6 (20.00%) 4G
2 6 (20.00%) BGP
2 6 (20.00%) FCoE
2 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) LAN
2 6 (20.00%) MPLS
2 6 (20.00%) OSPF
2 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 6 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 6 (20.00%) WAN
2 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (20.00%) Wireless
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (16.67%) DDNS
3 5 (16.67%) DHCP
3 5 (16.67%) DSL
3 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (16.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) JMeter
1 1 (3.33%) Postman
1 1 (3.33%) Protractor
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
1 8 (26.67%) Integration Specialist
1 8 (26.67%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Tools Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Security Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) XML
2 11 (36.67%) SAML
3 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 9 (30.00%) CSS
4 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 9 (30.00%) XML Messaging
5 8 (26.67%) Ajax
5 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (26.67%) JDBC
5 8 (26.67%) LDAP
5 8 (26.67%) ODBC
5 8 (26.67%) REST
5 8 (26.67%) SOAP
5 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.00%) OAuth
6 3 (10.00%) OAuth2
6 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (20.00%) PKI
2 3 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Blog
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 9 (30.00%) Debian
5 6 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) ITSM
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) Change Control
3 6 (20.00%) Information Management
3 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 6 (20.00%) Project Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Adaptive Security
4 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
4 5 (16.67%) Web Filtering
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
2 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (10.00%) RACF
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.33%) CASB
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) ServiceNow
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
2 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (16.67%) F5
3 5 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 5 (16.67%) Juniper
3 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec