SSL Jobs with Work from Home Options

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 21 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 439 511 586
Rank change year-on-year +72 +75 -108
Permanent jobs citing SSL 150 146 292
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.44% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 3.21% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 95 99 150
10th Percentile £38,100 £39,000 £38,394
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £44,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.00% +19.05% -4.55%
75th Percentile £65,625 £88,750 £72,875
90th Percentile £75,000 - £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,166 4,545 7,976
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 15.28% 11.26% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,309 3,369 5,080
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,569 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £88,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.94% -3.81% +5.00%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

SSL trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing SSL.

SSL salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing SSL over the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

SSL salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 46 (30.67%) WebLogic
2 28 (18.67%) IIS
3 13 (8.67%) CMS
3 13 (8.67%) nginx
4 12 (8.00%) Apache
4 12 (8.00%) Microsoft Exchange
4 12 (8.00%) WordPress
5 5 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.00%) Confluence
7 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 46 (30.67%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (46.67%) Azure
2 69 (46.00%) AWS
3 46 (30.67%) Amazon EKS
3 46 (30.67%) Amazon SQS
4 18 (12.00%) Microsoft 365
5 14 (9.33%) SaaS
6 6 (4.00%) Entra ID
7 5 (3.33%) IaaS
7 5 (3.33%) PaaS
8 3 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (2.00%) Slack
8 3 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (1.33%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Purview
10 1 (0.67%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 110 (73.33%) DNS
2 85 (56.67%) TCP/IP
3 61 (40.67%) Firewall
4 57 (38.00%) BGP
5 26 (17.33%) VPN
6 18 (12.00%) DHCP
7 15 (10.00%) SMTP
8 14 (9.33%) LAN
8 14 (9.33%) SNMP
8 14 (9.33%) WAN
9 12 (8.00%) HTTPS
10 11 (7.33%) VLAN
11 10 (6.67%) HTTP
11 10 (6.67%) Network Security
11 10 (6.67%) OSPF
12 8 (5.33%) FTP
12 8 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (5.33%) IPsec
12 8 (5.33%) SSH
12 8 (5.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (31.33%) Relational Database
2 46 (30.67%) Amazon RDS
2 46 (30.67%) Oracle Database
2 46 (30.67%) RDBMS
3 23 (15.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (8.00%) MySQL
5 5 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Vagrant
2 7 (4.67%) Git
3 4 (2.67%) GitLab
4 3 (2.00%) JIRA
5 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) Log4Net
6 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (38.67%) Social Skills
2 12 (8.00%) Marketing
3 10 (6.67%) Legal
4 9 (6.00%) Finance
4 9 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.67%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.33%) Banking
7 4 (2.67%) Law
8 2 (1.33%) Automotive
8 2 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (47.33%) Lead
2 49 (32.67%) Architect
3 46 (30.67%) Lead Architect
3 46 (30.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 46 (30.67%) Solutions Architect
4 32 (21.33%) Developer
5 23 (15.33%) Senior
6 19 (12.67%) Lead Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) Web Manager
8 11 (7.33%) Network Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Administrator
11 8 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.00%) Consultant
12 6 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
12 6 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.33%) RabbitMQ
2 46 (30.67%) Spring Boot
3 32 (21.33%) HTML
4 30 (20.00%) CSS
5 23 (15.33%) .NET
6 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET
6 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 19 (12.67%) jQuery
8 19 (12.67%) React
8 19 (12.67%) REST
8 19 (12.67%) Tailwind CSS
8 19 (12.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (12.67%) Vue
8 19 (12.67%) WPF
9 10 (6.67%) LDAP
9 10 (6.67%) XML
10 9 (6.00%) Web Services
11 8 (5.33%) Ajax
11 8 (5.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (30.67%) Enterprise Software
1 46 (30.67%) Public Cloud
2 21 (14.00%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (11.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.67%) EFT
5 5 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.33%) CMDB
5 5 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.00%) IBM Storwize
6 3 (2.00%) PKI
6 3 (2.00%) Robotics
7 2 (1.33%) Cyber Threat
8 1 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.67%) AS400
8 1 (0.67%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.67%) Insider Threat
8 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.67%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.00%) Linux
2 56 (37.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (26.67%) Windows
4 14 (9.33%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.33%) CentOS
5 8 (5.33%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.33%) Android
6 5 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.00%) Amazon Linux
7 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.33%) Migration
2 56 (37.33%) Collaborative Working
3 53 (35.33%) Agile
4 52 (34.67%) Project Management
5 47 (31.33%) Open Source
5 47 (31.33%) Scrum
6 46 (30.67%) Actionable Insight
6 46 (30.67%) ArchiMate
6 46 (30.67%) Cloud Operations
6 46 (30.67%) Data Migration
6 46 (30.67%) Kanban
6 46 (30.67%) Load Balancing
6 46 (30.67%) Re-Platforming
6 46 (30.67%) SDLC
6 46 (30.67%) Systems Engineering
6 46 (30.67%) TOGAF
7 35 (23.33%) Web Development
8 23 (15.33%) MVC
9 19 (12.67%) API Development
10 18 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.67%) SQL
2 23 (15.33%) C#
3 19 (12.67%) XAML
4 13 (8.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.67%) PHP
4 13 (8.67%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.33%) Python
6 8 (5.33%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.00%) Java
8 5 (3.33%) Bash
9 2 (1.33%) AWK
10 1 (0.67%) C
10 1 (0.67%) C++
10 1 (0.67%) Go
10 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (34.67%) SC Cleared
1 52 (34.67%) Security Cleared
2 47 (31.33%) Azure Certification
3 46 (30.67%) AWS Certification
3 46 (30.67%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
4 13 (8.67%) Degree
5 8 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.33%) CCIE
6 5 (3.33%) JNCIE
7 3 (2.00%) CCNA
8 2 (1.33%) CCNP
8 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.67%) CISSP
9 1 (0.67%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) NIST
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.33%) Docker
2 8 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.33%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.33%) vSphere
6 1 (0.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (9.33%) Ansible
2 8 (5.33%) Terraform
3 7 (4.67%) SCCM
3 7 (4.67%) vCenter Server
4 5 (3.33%) HP UCMDB
4 5 (3.33%) Pingdom
5 3 (2.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.33%) Puppet
7 1 (0.67%) Grafana
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.67%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 47 (31.33%) Oracle
2 46 (30.67%) Sparx
3 17 (11.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.33%) VMware
5 9 (6.00%) ServiceNow
6 7 (4.67%) Citrix
6 7 (4.67%) Globalscape
6 7 (4.67%) HP
7 5 (3.33%) BMC
7 5 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.33%) Fortinet
7 5 (3.33%) Remedy
7 5 (3.33%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.00%) Cisco
8 3 (2.00%) IBM
8 3 (2.00%) Juniper
8 3 (2.00%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.33%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (1.33%) Meraki
9 2 (1.33%) Ubiquiti