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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / South East
Rank 287 259 308
Rank change year-on-year -28 +49  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 114 211 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 1.10% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.89% 5.01% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 84 175 128
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2933 4210 4434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.81% 21.92% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2369 3574 3397
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in the South East

SSL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SSL in the South East

SSL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 49 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Hampshire +45 28 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Kent +30 13 £55,000 +4.76% 1
West Sussex +1 8 £36,500 -18.88%
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £37,000 -16.85% 1
Surrey 0 4 £46,500 +18.47% 2
Oxfordshire -18 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SSL.

1 141 (49.30%) Firewall
2 137 (47.90%) Linux
3 127 (44.41%) TCP/IP
4 115 (40.21%) Windows
5 113 (39.51%) DNS
6 112 (39.16%) Cisco
7 110 (38.46%) VPN
8 108 (37.76%) VMware
9 95 (33.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 86 (30.07%) Unix
11 76 (26.57%) IPsec
12 73 (25.52%) HTTP
13 71 (24.83%) Java
14 66 (23.08%) CheckPoint
15 63 (22.03%) LAN
16 61 (21.33%) SQL Server
16 61 (21.33%) Finance
17 60 (20.98%) Information Security
18 59 (20.63%) WAN
18 59 (20.63%) Data Centre
19 57 (19.93%) Cisco Certification
19 57 (19.93%) ITIL
20 56 (19.58%) Change Management
21 54 (18.88%) SQL
22 53 (18.53%) F5
23 49 (17.13%) Oracle
23 49 (17.13%) DHCP
24 46 (16.08%) IIS
25 45 (15.73%) Apache
26 44 (15.38%) Active Directory

SSL
Top Related 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 46 (16.08%) IIS
2 45 (15.73%) Apache
3 37 (12.94%) Tomcat
4 28 (9.79%) CMS
5 26 (9.09%) JBoss
6 24 (8.39%) WebSphere
7 12 (4.20%) OpenStack
8 11 (3.85%) WebLogic
9 10 (3.50%) MS Exchange
9 10 (3.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (2.80%) IBM Notes
11 7 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (2.10%) IBM HTTP Server
13 5 (1.75%) Drupal
13 5 (1.75%) SharePoint
13 5 (1.75%) WildFly
14 4 (1.40%) EPiServer
15 3 (1.05%) IBM Domino
15 3 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
15 3 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.35%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (8.04%) Oracle Cash Management
2 10 (3.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Kissmetrics
4 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.50%) Office 365
2 8 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.10%) IaaS
3 6 (2.10%) PaaS
4 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) AdWords
6 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.35%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 141 (49.30%) Firewall
2 127 (44.41%) TCP/IP
3 113 (39.51%) DNS
4 110 (38.46%) VPN
5 76 (26.57%) IPsec
6 73 (25.52%) HTTP
7 63 (22.03%) LAN
8 59 (20.63%) WAN
9 49 (17.13%) DHCP
10 42 (14.69%) LDAP
11 41 (14.34%) Cisco ASA
12 39 (13.64%) VoIP
13 38 (13.29%) MPLS
14 37 (12.94%) SAN
15 32 (11.19%) Intrusion Detection
16 31 (10.84%) OSPF
16 31 (10.84%) SMTP
17 29 (10.14%) BGP
18 28 (9.79%) Internet
19 26 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.34%) MySQL
3 29 (10.14%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.40%) Redis
7 3 (1.05%) phpMyAdmin
7 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (5.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.55%) Subversion
3 9 (3.15%) JIRA
4 6 (2.10%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.75%) WinDbg
6 4 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.40%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.40%) Trac
6 4 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.05%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.05%) Maven
7 3 (1.05%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.70%) FxCop
8 2 (0.70%) StyleCop
8 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.35%) Fiddler
General
1 61 (21.33%) Finance
2 11 (3.85%) Electronics
3 8 (2.80%) French Language
3 8 (2.80%) German Language
3 8 (2.80%) Marketing
3 8 (2.80%) Portuguese Language
3 8 (2.80%) Spanish Language
4 7 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
7 1 (0.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (18.88%) Network Engineer
2 34 (11.89%) Consultant
3 29 (10.14%) Linux Engineer
4 28 (9.79%) Security Engineer
4 28 (9.79%) Support Engineer
5 27 (9.44%) Architect
5 27 (9.44%) Security Consultant
6 23 (8.04%) Implementation Engineer
6 23 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (7.34%) Administrator
7 21 (7.34%) Analyst
8 18 (6.29%) VMware Engineer
9 17 (5.94%) Citrix Engineer
9 17 (5.94%) Security Architect
10 16 (5.59%) Citrix Field Engineer
10 16 (5.59%) Field Engineer
11 15 (5.24%) Technical Engineer
12 14 (4.90%) Senior Network Engineer
13 13 (4.55%) Network Support
14 12 (4.20%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (15.03%) HTML
2 38 (13.29%) .NET
3 35 (12.24%) CSS
4 29 (10.14%) ASP.NET
5 28 (9.79%) Ajax
6 27 (9.44%) LAMP
6 27 (9.44%) XML
7 22 (7.69%) SOAP
8 20 (6.99%) Web Services
9 18 (6.29%) Middleware
10 13 (4.55%) 802.1X
10 13 (4.55%) J2EE
11 12 (4.20%) Regular Expression
12 10 (3.50%) XML Schema
12 10 (3.50%) XSD
12 10 (3.50%) XSLT
13 9 (3.15%) JSON
14 8 (2.80%) REST
15 7 (2.45%) CSS3
15 7 (2.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 59 (20.63%) Data Centre
2 30 (10.49%) Management Information System
3 26 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 24 (8.39%) PKI
5 23 (8.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 19 (6.64%) Driving Licence
7 10 (3.50%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.50%) DataPower
8 7 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.10%) Blog
9 6 (2.10%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.75%) User Experience
11 4 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.40%) Social Media
12 3 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
12 3 (1.05%) Fintech
13 2 (0.70%) iPad
14 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 137 (47.90%) Linux
2 115 (40.21%) Windows
3 86 (30.07%) Unix
4 37 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 20 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (4.55%) CentOS
9 12 (4.20%) Solaris
9 12 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (3.85%) AIX
11 10 (3.50%) Mac OS
12 8 (2.80%) Windows 10
12 8 (2.80%) Windows NT
13 5 (1.75%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.75%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.75%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.40%) Android
14 4 (1.40%) VMS
15 2 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (20.98%) Information Security
2 57 (19.93%) ITIL
3 56 (19.58%) Change Management
4 44 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 41 (14.34%) Presales
6 28 (9.79%) Kalman Filter
7 26 (9.09%) Project Management
8 25 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (8.39%) GAP Analysis
9 24 (8.39%) Patch Management
10 23 (8.04%) B2B
10 23 (8.04%) Cash Management
10 23 (8.04%) Security Architecture
11 22 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (7.69%) Line Management
11 22 (7.69%) Security Patching
12 20 (6.99%) DevOps
13 19 (6.64%) Open Source
14 18 (6.29%) Penetration Testing
14 18 (6.29%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (24.83%) Java
2 54 (18.88%) SQL
3 39 (13.64%) PHP
4 36 (12.59%) Perl
5 26 (9.09%) Python
6 20 (6.99%) Bash Shell
7 15 (5.24%) C
8 12 (4.20%) JavaScript
9 11 (3.85%) C++
9 11 (3.85%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.50%) Jython
10 10 (3.50%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.50%) XPath
11 9 (3.15%) Ruby
11 9 (3.15%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.10%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.40%) C#
14 2 (0.70%) VC++
15 1 (0.35%) VB
15 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (19.93%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (11.89%) CCNA
3 28 (9.79%) Degree
4 23 (8.04%) CCNP
5 14 (4.90%) GCIH
6 13 (4.55%) GIAC
7 12 (4.20%) SC Cleared
7 12 (4.20%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.85%) CISSP
8 11 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (3.50%) ISEB
9 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (3.15%) MCSE
11 8 (2.80%) CCIE
11 8 (2.80%) CEH
11 8 (2.80%) CompTIA Security+
11 8 (2.80%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (2.10%) CCVP
13 3 (1.05%) CCDP
13 3 (1.05%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.69%) PCI DSS
2 12 (4.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) COSO
3 1 (0.35%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (0.35%) SAS 70
3 1 (0.35%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 95 (33.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 24 (8.39%) VMware ESX
4 20 (6.99%) Hyper-V
5 13 (4.55%) Firmware
6 10 (3.50%) vSphere
7 8 (2.80%) Samba
7 8 (2.80%) vCloud
8 6 (2.10%) Docker
9 4 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.70%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.35%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.35%) Snort
11 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (8.39%) Nagios
2 22 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 19 (6.64%) Red Hat Satellite
4 10 (3.50%) CA Single Sign-On
5 8 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (2.80%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (2.10%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.10%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.75%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.75%) Puppet
8 4 (1.40%) cPanel
8 4 (1.40%) FreeIPA
9 3 (1.05%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.05%) WSUS
10 2 (0.70%) SCCM
11 1 (0.35%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.35%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.35%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 112 (39.16%) Cisco
2 108 (37.76%) VMware
3 66 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 53 (18.53%) F5
5 49 (17.13%) Oracle
6 44 (15.38%) Palo Alto
7 36 (12.59%) Microsoft
8 34 (11.89%) Red Hat
9 31 (10.84%) Juniper
10 30 (10.49%) Citrix
11 28 (9.79%) Blue Coat
12 22 (7.69%) Imperva
12 22 (7.69%) LogLogic
13 20 (6.99%) NetApp
14 18 (6.29%) Brocade
15 15 (5.24%) CA
16 11 (3.85%) IBM
16 11 (3.85%) TOWER Software
17 10 (3.50%) Fortinet
17 10 (3.50%) Splunk
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