SSL Jobs in the UK excluding London

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
UK > UK excluding London

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London requiring SSL skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited SSL over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 558 618 478
Rank change year-on-year +60 -140 +18
Permanent jobs citing SSL 223 110 460
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.28% 0.20% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.20% 1.04% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 166 63 157
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,625 £32,000 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,364 £37,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +36.97% -28.57% -4.55%
75th Percentile £57,000 £53,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,250 £74,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London

SSL falls under the Communications and Computer Networking category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring communications or computer networking skills in the UK excluding London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 10,116 10,597 11,637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 12.63% 19.18% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7,154 4,554 6,521
10th Percentile £25,760 £26,250 £26,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,886 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.25% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £69,675 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in the UK excluding London

SSL
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SSL in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for SSL in the UK excluding London

SSL
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SSL in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for SSL in the UK excluding London

SSL
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +38 90 £52,500 +41.89% 4
North of England +49 66 £45,096 +20.26% 4
North West +21 51 £42,500 +4.94% 4
Midlands -19 28 £52,500 -16.00% 6
South West -41 17 £52,500 +33.63% 3
Yorkshire +68 16 £52,500 +31.25%
West Midlands -6 14 £54,000 -13.60% 4
East Midlands - 14 £52,500 - 2
Wales - 10 £50,000 -
East of England -18 9 £62,500 +92.31% 1
Scotland -71 8 - -
North East -19 5 £62,500 +66.67%
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
SSL
UK

SSL
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (17.94%) WebLogic
2 37 (16.59%) Microsoft Exchange
3 30 (13.45%) IIS
4 21 (9.42%) SharePoint
5 17 (7.62%) nginx
6 16 (7.17%) Apache
7 13 (5.83%) CMS
8 12 (5.38%) WordPress
9 4 (1.79%) JBoss
10 3 (1.35%) Confluence
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (17.94%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (2.24%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (36.77%) Azure
2 75 (33.63%) AWS
3 55 (24.66%) Microsoft 365
4 40 (17.94%) Amazon EKS
4 40 (17.94%) Amazon SQS
5 13 (5.83%) Entra ID
6 12 (5.38%) iTunes
7 9 (4.04%) IaaS
7 9 (4.04%) PaaS
8 5 (2.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (1.79%) Datadog
9 4 (1.79%) GCP
9 4 (1.79%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.79%) OpenShift
9 4 (1.79%) SaaS
10 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.35%) Slack
11 2 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 120 (53.81%) DNS
2 84 (37.67%) Firewall
3 82 (36.77%) TCP/IP
4 65 (29.15%) BGP
5 55 (24.66%) VPN
6 45 (20.18%) Network Security
7 39 (17.49%) WAN
8 33 (14.80%) LAN
9 31 (13.90%) DHCP
10 23 (10.31%) IPsec
11 19 (8.52%) OSPF
12 16 (7.17%) NAS
12 16 (7.17%) SAN
13 15 (6.73%) Cisco Firepower
14 13 (5.83%) HTTP
14 13 (5.83%) VLAN
15 12 (5.38%) SD-WAN
15 12 (5.38%) SMTP
16 11 (4.93%) MPLS
17 10 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.39%) Amazon RDS
1 41 (18.39%) Relational Database
2 40 (17.94%) Oracle Database
2 40 (17.94%) RDBMS
3 37 (16.59%) SQL Server
4 17 (7.62%) MySQL
5 5 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (2.24%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (5.38%) Git
2 5 (2.24%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.79%) Bitbucket
3 4 (1.79%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.35%) GitLab
4 3 (1.35%) JIRA
4 3 (1.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.45%) Log4Net
5 1 (0.45%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.45%) Selenium
5 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (29.60%) Social Skills
2 15 (6.73%) Finance
3 12 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.38%) Marketing
4 10 (4.48%) Legal
5 8 (3.59%) Public Sector
6 6 (2.69%) Organisational Skills
7 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.79%) Aviation
8 4 (1.79%) Avionics
8 4 (1.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (1.79%) Law
8 4 (1.79%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.90%) Automotive
10 2 (0.90%) Electronics
10 2 (0.90%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (0.90%) Police
Job Titles
1 75 (33.63%) Lead
2 52 (23.32%) Architect
3 40 (17.94%) Lead Architect
3 40 (17.94%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 40 (17.94%) Network Engineer
3 40 (17.94%) Solutions Architect
4 39 (17.49%) Developer
5 22 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (8.97%) Lead Developer
6 20 (8.97%) Senior
7 19 (8.52%) IT Engineer
8 13 (5.83%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.38%) IT Support
9 12 (5.38%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (5.38%) Project Engineer
9 12 (5.38%) Web Manager
10 11 (4.93%) Network Security Engineer
10 11 (4.93%) Security Engineer
11 10 (4.48%) Web Developer
12 8 (3.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.28%) RabbitMQ
2 40 (17.94%) Spring Boot
3 34 (15.25%) HTML
4 31 (13.90%) CSS
5 27 (12.11%) .NET
6 25 (11.21%) AngularJS
6 25 (11.21%) React
7 22 (9.87%) ASP.NET
7 22 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (9.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (8.52%) jQuery
8 19 (8.52%) REST
8 19 (8.52%) Tailwind CSS
8 19 (8.52%) Vue
8 19 (8.52%) WPF
9 8 (3.59%) HTML5
10 7 (3.14%) CSS3
11 5 (2.24%) .NET Core
12 4 (1.79%) Keycloak
12 4 (1.79%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.94%) Enterprise Software
1 40 (17.94%) Public Cloud
2 33 (14.80%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (8.07%) Data Centre
4 16 (7.17%) Replication
5 9 (4.04%) PKI
6 8 (3.59%) Driving Licence
7 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.69%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.69%) EFT
9 5 (2.24%) Cyber Threat
9 5 (2.24%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (2.24%) Onboarding
10 4 (1.79%) Cyberattack
11 3 (1.35%) IBM Storwize
11 3 (1.35%) Robotics
12 2 (0.90%) Fibre Optics
12 2 (0.90%) Molecular Biology
13 1 (0.45%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 72 (32.29%) Linux
2 58 (26.01%) Windows
3 50 (22.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (12.11%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.14%) Android
5 7 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.14%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.79%) CentOS
7 4 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.35%) Amazon Linux
8 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.80%) Migration
2 61 (27.35%) Project Management
3 58 (26.01%) Agile
4 50 (22.42%) Collaborative Working
5 41 (18.39%) Open Source
6 40 (17.94%) Actionable Insight
6 40 (17.94%) ArchiMate
6 40 (17.94%) Cloud Operations
6 40 (17.94%) Data Migration
6 40 (17.94%) Kanban
6 40 (17.94%) Load Balancing
6 40 (17.94%) Re-Platforming
6 40 (17.94%) Scrum
6 40 (17.94%) SDLC
6 40 (17.94%) Systems Engineering
6 40 (17.94%) TOGAF
7 34 (15.25%) Web Development
8 30 (13.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 27 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (10.31%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.52%) SQL
2 25 (11.21%) C#
3 19 (8.52%) XAML
4 16 (7.17%) PowerShell
5 15 (6.73%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.83%) PHP
7 9 (4.04%) Bash
7 9 (4.04%) Python
8 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.35%) Ruby
10 2 (0.90%) AWK
10 2 (0.90%) C
10 2 (0.90%) C++
10 2 (0.90%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 74 (33.18%) Security Cleared
2 67 (30.04%) SC Cleared
3 46 (20.63%) Azure Certification
4 41 (18.39%) AWS Certification
5 40 (17.94%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
6 26 (11.66%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (8.97%) Degree
8 19 (8.52%) DV Cleared
9 12 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (4.93%) CCNP
11 9 (4.04%) CCNA
12 7 (3.14%) CCIE
13 6 (2.69%) JNCIA
14 5 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (2.24%) JNCIE
14 5 (2.24%) MCSE
14 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (2.24%) VCAP
14 5 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.90%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) NIST
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (21.52%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.04%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.59%) Docker
5 6 (2.69%) vSphere
6 5 (2.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.90%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (5.83%) Ansible
2 12 (5.38%) Terraform
3 10 (4.48%) SCCM
4 8 (3.59%) vCenter Server
5 7 (3.14%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (2.69%) Endace
6 6 (2.69%) Puppet
7 5 (2.24%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 4 (1.79%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.79%) Nagios
8 4 (1.79%) Progress Chef
8 4 (1.79%) WSUS
9 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 46 (20.63%) Cisco
2 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
3 41 (18.39%) Oracle
4 40 (17.94%) Sparx
5 35 (15.70%) VMware
6 22 (9.87%) F5
7 18 (8.07%) Veeam
8 17 (7.62%) Juniper
9 11 (4.93%) Citrix
10 6 (2.69%) Fortinet
10 6 (2.69%) Globalscape
10 6 (2.69%) HP
11 5 (2.24%) Sage
12 4 (1.79%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.79%) Dell
12 4 (1.79%) Google
12 4 (1.79%) New Relic
12 4 (1.79%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.79%) Splunk