Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England > South East
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 256 371 447
Rank change year-on-year +115 +76 -121
Permanent jobs citing SSL 38 128 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.51% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 3.03% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 113 75
Median annual salary £55,000 £66,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.98% +32.50% -0.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £31,500 £30,350
90th Percentile £93,750 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,600 4,225 4,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.52% 16.67% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,257 3,280 3,537
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in the South East

SSL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SSL in the South East

SSL
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SSL in the South East over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SSL in the South East

SSL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South East region over the 6 months to 30 October 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
West Sussex +59 13 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Thames Valley +104 5 £50,000 -33.33%
Berkshire +84 5 £50,000 -33.33%
Hampshire +77 4 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East Sussex - 2 £52,500 -
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 South East region with a requirement for SSL.

1 28 (73.68%) VPN
2 18 (47.37%) HTML
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 18 (47.37%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) Degree
3 17 (44.74%) SaaS
4 16 (42.11%) LDAP
5 15 (39.47%) CSS
6 14 (36.84%) SOAP
6 14 (36.84%) Web Services
6 14 (36.84%) XML
6 14 (36.84%) ITIL
6 14 (36.84%) Remedy
6 14 (36.84%) HP
6 14 (36.84%) BMC
6 14 (36.84%) CMDB
6 14 (36.84%) Remedy ITSM
6 14 (36.84%) Ajax
6 14 (36.84%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (36.84%) ITSM
6 14 (36.84%) Service Management
6 14 (36.84%) Customer Engagement
6 14 (36.84%) ITIL V2
6 14 (36.84%) HP UCMDB
6 14 (36.84%) ServiceNow
6 14 (36.84%) IT Asset Management
6 14 (36.84%) Presales
6 14 (36.84%) Customer Requirements
6 14 (36.84%) Thought Leadership
7 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) SaaS
2 6 (15.79%) Azure
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
4 2 (5.26%) BPaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 1 (2.63%) AWS
5 1 (2.63%) Azure Functions
5 1 (2.63%) Office 365
5 1 (2.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) VPN
2 18 (47.37%) Firewall
3 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.68%) 4G
4 9 (23.68%) DNS
5 8 (21.05%) IPsec
5 8 (21.05%) LAN
5 8 (21.05%) WAN
5 8 (21.05%) Wireless
6 7 (18.42%) DHCP
6 7 (18.42%) Network Security
7 6 (15.79%) 2G
7 6 (15.79%) ADSL
7 6 (15.79%) Internet
7 6 (15.79%) NAS
8 5 (13.16%) MPLS
9 4 (10.53%) BGP
9 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
9 4 (10.53%) OSPF
9 4 (10.53%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (2.63%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
1 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.63%) Redis
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Consultant
2 14 (36.84%) ITSM Consultant
2 14 (36.84%) Senior Consultant
2 14 (36.84%) Senior ITSM Consultant
2 14 (36.84%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 14 (36.84%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) Remedy Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) Senior Remedy Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Architect
5 6 (15.79%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Development Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Network Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) HTML
2 16 (42.11%) LDAP
3 15 (39.47%) CSS
4 14 (36.84%) Ajax
4 14 (36.84%) SOAP
4 14 (36.84%) Web Services
4 14 (36.84%) XML
5 8 (21.05%) 802.1X
6 2 (5.26%) .NET
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Core
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.26%) SAML
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.63%) Aurelia
7 1 (2.63%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (2.63%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) CMDB
2 4 (10.53%) Internet of Things
3 2 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Customer Engagement
1 14 (36.84%) Customer Requirements
1 14 (36.84%) IT Asset Management
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL V2
1 14 (36.84%) ITSM
1 14 (36.84%) Presales
1 14 (36.84%) Service Management
1 14 (36.84%) Technical Architecture
1 14 (36.84%) Thought Leadership
2 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
2 6 (15.79%) SIEM
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Security Operations
5 3 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (7.89%) OOD
5 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) C
2 3 (7.89%) C++
2 3 (7.89%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (21.05%) CCNP
4 6 (15.79%) CCNA
5 4 (10.53%) CISSP
5 4 (10.53%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.26%) CISA
6 2 (5.26%) CISM
6 2 (5.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) CCIE
7 1 (2.63%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (5.26%) COBIT
1 2 (5.26%) COSO
1 2 (5.26%) HIPAA
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.26%) ITGC
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) NCSC
2 1 (2.63%) NIST
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.63%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) BMC
1 14 (36.84%) HP
1 14 (36.84%) Remedy
1 14 (36.84%) ServiceNow
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) EMC
3 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 4 (10.53%) Juniper
4 4 (10.53%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (7.89%) McAfee
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Splunk
5 3 (7.89%) Symantec
6 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.26%) Forcepoint
6 2 (5.26%) IronPort
7 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.63%) Sophos