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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 304 279 292
Rank change year-on-year -25 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 90 162 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.88% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 4.37% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76 134 150
Median salary £52,500 £50,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +18.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,125 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 2774 3704 4527
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.01% 20.14% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 3008 3525
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 June 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 June 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 +25 46 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Hampshire +17 16 £38,250 -4.37% 3
Surrey +21 7 £70,000 +68.67% 1
Kent +2 7 £55,000 -18.51% 4
Oxfordshire +19 5 £40,000 -27.27%
West Sussex -14 4 £45,000 -20.00%
M4 Corridor - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 115 (56.37%) Firewall
2 100 (49.02%) Cisco
3 98 (48.04%) Linux
4 95 (46.57%) VPN
5 90 (44.12%) Windows
6 85 (41.67%) TCP/IP
7 69 (33.82%) HTTP
8 67 (32.84%) DNS
9 63 (30.88%) IPsec
10 59 (28.92%) Unix
11 58 (28.43%) VMware
12 50 (24.51%) Cisco ASA
13 48 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 47 (23.04%) Cisco Certification
15 46 (22.55%) F5
16 45 (22.06%) CheckPoint
16 45 (22.06%) Data Centre
17 43 (21.08%) SQL
18 42 (20.59%) WAN
19 40 (19.61%) ITIL
20 39 (19.12%) Juniper
21 38 (18.63%) Palo Alto
22 35 (17.16%) Active Directory
22 35 (17.16%) MPLS
23 34 (16.67%) Microsoft
24 33 (16.18%) Degree
24 33 (16.18%) Network Security
24 33 (16.18%) Presales
25 32 (15.69%) SQL Server
25 32 (15.69%) OSPF

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 23 (11.27%) WebSphere
2 21 (10.29%) Apache
3 20 (9.80%) IIS
4 19 (9.31%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.90%) JBoss
5 10 (4.90%) MS Exchange
5 10 (4.90%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (3.43%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (2.94%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.96%) Drupal
9 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.96%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.47%) IBM Domino
10 3 (1.47%) nginx
10 3 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.45%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (2.45%) Office 365
5 3 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.49%) AdWords
6 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.49%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.49%) Kissmetrics
6 1 (0.49%) SaaS
6 1 (0.49%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.49%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 115 (56.37%) Firewall
2 95 (46.57%) VPN
3 85 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 69 (33.82%) HTTP
5 67 (32.84%) DNS
6 63 (30.88%) IPsec
7 50 (24.51%) Cisco ASA
8 42 (20.59%) WAN
9 35 (17.16%) MPLS
10 33 (16.18%) Network Security
11 32 (15.69%) OSPF
12 30 (14.71%) BGP
13 28 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
13 28 (13.73%) Wireless
14 25 (12.25%) Ethernet
14 25 (12.25%) LDAP
15 23 (11.27%) HTTPS
16 22 (10.78%) DHCP
16 22 (10.78%) LAN
16 22 (10.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.27%) MySQL
3 12 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.45%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.47%) phpMyAdmin
6 3 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.98%) DB2
7 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.98%) Redis
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.49%) Big Data
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.49%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 12 (5.88%) IDA Disassembler
1 12 (5.88%) OllyDbg
1 12 (5.88%) WinDbg
2 10 (4.90%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.92%) Subversion
4 7 (3.43%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.96%) Burp Suite
5 4 (1.96%) JIRA
6 3 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.47%) FxCop
6 3 (1.47%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.47%) Maven
6 3 (1.47%) NetBeans
6 3 (1.47%) StyleCop
6 3 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.98%) Trac
7 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (6.37%) Finance
2 10 (4.90%) Digital Economy
3 8 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.45%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.45%) Legal
5 4 (1.96%) French Language
5 4 (1.96%) German Language
5 4 (1.96%) Portuguese Language
5 4 (1.96%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.47%) Banking
7 2 (0.98%) Automotive
7 2 (0.98%) Billing
7 2 (0.98%) Electronics
7 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (24.02%) Network Engineer
2 34 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 25 (12.25%) Support Engineer
4 24 (11.76%) Consultant
5 22 (10.78%) Analyst
5 22 (10.78%) Senior Network Engineer
6 19 (9.31%) Network Security Engineer
7 15 (7.35%) Security Consultant
8 13 (6.37%) Cisco Engineer
8 13 (6.37%) IT Engineer
9 12 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
10 11 (5.39%) Malware Analyst
10 11 (5.39%) Network Support
10 11 (5.39%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (4.90%) Administrator
11 10 (4.90%) Architect
12 9 (4.41%) Developer
12 9 (4.41%) Security Architect
12 9 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.24%) XML
2 18 (8.82%) .NET
3 16 (7.84%) Regular Expression
3 16 (7.84%) SOAP
3 16 (7.84%) Web Services
4 14 (6.86%) Middleware
5 13 (6.37%) HTML
6 11 (5.39%) J2EE
6 11 (5.39%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (4.90%) REST
8 9 (4.41%) JSON
8 9 (4.41%) LAMP
9 8 (3.92%) XML Schema
9 8 (3.92%) XSD
9 8 (3.92%) XSLT
10 7 (3.43%) CSS
11 6 (2.94%) Java EE
12 5 (2.45%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (2.45%) WPF
13 4 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.06%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (10.29%) Computer Science
4 20 (9.80%) Management Information System
5 18 (8.82%) PKI
6 13 (6.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 11 (5.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 10 (4.90%) Blog
9 9 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (3.92%) Algorithms
10 8 (3.92%) DataPower
11 7 (3.43%) Cyber Attack
12 6 (2.94%) Driving Licence
12 6 (2.94%) Private Cloud
13 5 (2.45%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (2.45%) Replication
14 4 (1.96%) Clustering
15 2 (0.98%) FlexPod
15 2 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 2 (0.98%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 98 (48.04%) Linux
2 90 (44.12%) Windows
3 59 (28.92%) Unix
4 27 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (11.27%) Windows Server
6 19 (9.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.41%) AIX
9 9 (4.41%) Solaris
10 7 (3.43%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.94%) CentOS
12 5 (2.45%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.96%) Debian
13 4 (1.96%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.96%) Windows NT
14 3 (1.47%) Android
14 3 (1.47%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.47%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.98%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.61%) ITIL
2 33 (16.18%) Presales
3 31 (15.20%) Load Balancing
4 25 (12.25%) Information Security
5 23 (11.27%) Change Management
6 21 (10.29%) Project Management
7 20 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
8 18 (8.82%) Security Architecture
9 17 (8.33%) Network Design
10 14 (6.86%) DevOps
10 14 (6.86%) Time Management
11 13 (6.37%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (6.37%) Open Source
11 13 (6.37%) Patch Management
11 13 (6.37%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (5.88%) Change Control
12 12 (5.88%) Malware Analysis
12 12 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
12 12 (5.88%) Security Patching
12 12 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.08%) SQL
2 31 (15.20%) Python
3 28 (13.73%) Perl
4 26 (12.75%) Java
4 26 (12.75%) PHP
5 24 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 19 (9.31%) C
6 19 (9.31%) Ruby
7 17 (8.33%) C++
8 14 (6.86%) JavaScript
9 13 (6.37%) Bash Shell
10 11 (5.39%) Shell Script
10 11 (5.39%) XPath
11 8 (3.92%) Jython
12 7 (3.43%) C#
13 3 (1.47%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.47%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.47%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 47 (23.04%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (16.18%) Degree
3 25 (12.25%) Security Cleared
4 23 (11.27%) CCNA
5 21 (10.29%) SC Cleared
6 18 (8.82%) CCNP
7 12 (5.88%) CCIE
8 11 (5.39%) CISSP
9 8 (3.92%) ISEB
9 8 (3.92%) MCSE
9 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (3.43%) CCSP
10 7 (3.43%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.45%) CISM
11 5 (2.45%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (1.96%) CEH
12 4 (1.96%) MCP
12 4 (1.96%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (1.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.86%) PCI DSS
2 13 (6.37%) SLA
3 10 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.98%) QA
5 1 (0.49%) COBIT
5 1 (0.49%) COSO
5 1 (0.49%) SAS 70
System Software
1 48 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (17.16%) Active Directory
3 16 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (5.39%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.43%) Docker
6 4 (1.96%) Samba
6 4 (1.96%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.96%) vSphere
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.98%) vCloud
8 1 (0.49%) Firmware
8 1 (0.49%) UAG
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (4.41%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (3.92%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (3.43%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.43%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (2.94%) cPanel
5 6 (2.94%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.94%) Nagios
6 5 (2.45%) Nessus
6 5 (2.45%) Nmap
7 4 (1.96%) Puppet
7 4 (1.96%) vCenter Server
8 3 (1.47%) Ansible
8 3 (1.47%) SCCM
9 2 (0.98%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.98%) FreeIPA
9 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.49%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.49%) QRadar
Vendors
1 100 (49.02%) Cisco
2 58 (28.43%) VMware
3 46 (22.55%) F5
4 45 (22.06%) CheckPoint
5 39 (19.12%) Juniper
6 38 (18.63%) Palo Alto
7 34 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 23 (11.27%) Oracle
9 17 (8.33%) Blue Coat
10 16 (7.84%) IBM
11 15 (7.35%) Fortinet
12 13 (6.37%) Forcepoint
12 13 (6.37%) Red Hat
12 13 (6.37%) SolarWinds
13 12 (5.88%) Imperva
13 12 (5.88%) LogLogic
14 11 (5.39%) Splunk
15 10 (4.90%) HP
16 9 (4.41%) CA
16 9 (4.41%) WatchGuard
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + on call allow+o/t
Posted: 3 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago