The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 141 187 163
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -24
Permanent jobs citing SSL 79 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.64% 0.72% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.91% 2.62% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 59
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
SSL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1336 1486 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.76% 27.55% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 904 1099
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SSL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Berkshire region.

SSL Salary Trend in Berkshire

SSL
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SSL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +52 51 £54,000 +35.00% 1
Newbury - 10 £40,000 -
Slough - 7 £50,000 - 2
Maidenhead +7 2 £45,000 -35.71% 1
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 84 (50.00%) VPN
2 80 (47.62%) Firewall
3 77 (45.83%) Cisco
4 68 (40.48%) Linux
5 63 (37.50%) Juniper
6 62 (36.90%) DNS
7 60 (35.71%) OSPF
7 60 (35.71%) BGP
8 57 (33.93%) MPLS
9 53 (31.55%) TCP/IP
10 51 (30.36%) IPsec
11 48 (28.57%) HTTP
12 46 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
12 46 (27.38%) Degree
13 45 (26.79%) EIGRP
13 45 (26.79%) Windows
14 40 (23.81%) WAN
15 39 (23.21%) VMware
16 37 (22.02%) Cisco ASA
17 35 (20.83%) LAN
18 34 (20.24%) CCNP
18 34 (20.24%) Wireless
19 33 (19.64%) Computer Science
20 32 (19.05%) Python
20 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
21 31 (18.45%) Network Security
22 30 (17.86%) SQL
23 28 (16.67%) MySQL
23 28 (16.67%) Active Directory
24 27 (16.07%) Apache

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 27 (16.07%) Apache
2 26 (15.48%) Tomcat
3 19 (11.31%) IIS
4 17 (10.12%) OpenStack
4 17 (10.12%) WebSphere
5 16 (9.52%) nginx
6 12 (7.14%) JBoss
6 12 (7.14%) WebLogic
7 10 (5.95%) Apache Spark
7 10 (5.95%) IBM Domino
8 7 (4.17%) CMS
9 6 (3.57%) Skype for Business
10 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.38%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.38%) Node.js
11 3 (1.79%) Alfresco
11 3 (1.79%) Drupal
11 3 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (1.79%) WordPress
12 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 3 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.88%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (10.12%) SaaS
3 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.17%) IaaS
5 4 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.60%) Office 365
6 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (50.00%) VPN
2 80 (47.62%) Firewall
3 62 (36.90%) DNS
4 60 (35.71%) BGP
4 60 (35.71%) OSPF
5 57 (33.93%) MPLS
6 53 (31.55%) TCP/IP
7 51 (30.36%) IPsec
8 48 (28.57%) HTTP
9 45 (26.79%) EIGRP
10 40 (23.81%) WAN
11 37 (22.02%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (20.83%) LAN
13 34 (20.24%) Wireless
14 31 (18.45%) Network Security
15 27 (16.07%) SMTP
15 27 (16.07%) VLAN
16 26 (15.48%) LDAP
17 24 (14.29%) IPv4
18 19 (11.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.67%) MySQL
3 10 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (5.95%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.57%) Big Data
4 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.79%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.79%) Redis
7 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.95%) Toad
3 8 (4.76%) Subversion
4 3 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.60%) Introscope
General
1 26 (15.48%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Banking
4 1 (0.60%) Billing
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (24.40%) Network Engineer
2 28 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 25 (14.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 23 (13.69%) Consultant
4 23 (13.69%) Support Engineer
5 19 (11.31%) Analyst
6 18 (10.71%) Applications Support
7 17 (10.12%) Administrator
8 15 (8.93%) Juniper Engineer
9 14 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 14 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
9 14 (8.33%) Network Consultant
10 13 (7.74%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 13 (7.74%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (7.74%) Support Analyst
10 13 (7.74%) Switch Engineer
11 12 (7.14%) Developer
11 12 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (7.14%) Sales Engineer
12 11 (6.55%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.10%) LAMP
2 21 (12.50%) CSS
3 19 (11.31%) XML
4 17 (10.12%) .NET
4 17 (10.12%) Middleware
5 16 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 16 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
5 16 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 15 (8.93%) HTML
7 14 (8.33%) Web Services
8 12 (7.14%) MCollective
9 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (4.17%) SAML
11 6 (3.57%) JSON
11 6 (3.57%) SOAP
11 6 (3.57%) XMPP
12 5 (2.98%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.64%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.48%) Data Centre
3 17 (10.12%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (3.57%) AS400
7 6 (3.57%) iSeries
7 6 (3.57%) PKI
8 4 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.48%) Linux
2 45 (26.79%) Windows
3 19 (11.31%) Unix
4 16 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (7.74%) CentOS
6 10 (5.95%) Windows NT
7 9 (5.36%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.38%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.79%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.60%) Solaris
11 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.29%) Presales
1 24 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 22 (13.10%) High Availability
2 22 (13.10%) Load Balancing
3 20 (11.90%) Data Security
4 19 (11.31%) SOA
5 18 (10.71%) ITIL
6 17 (10.12%) UML
7 16 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 16 (9.52%) ETL
8 15 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (8.33%) Product Management
10 12 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 12 (7.14%) Migration
10 12 (7.14%) MVC
10 12 (7.14%) Project Management
10 12 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 11 (6.55%) Information Security
12 10 (5.95%) Release Management
12 10 (5.95%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.05%) Python
2 30 (17.86%) SQL
3 24 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.69%) Perl
5 17 (10.12%) C
6 15 (8.93%) Bash Shell
7 13 (7.74%) C++
7 13 (7.74%) PHP
8 10 (5.95%) C#
8 10 (5.95%) Java
9 9 (5.36%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.57%) Ruby
10 6 (3.57%) VB
11 5 (2.98%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.19%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.60%) Jython
Qualifications
1 46 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
1 46 (27.38%) Degree
2 34 (20.24%) CCNP
3 20 (11.90%) CCIE
4 16 (9.52%) CISSP
5 10 (5.95%) JNCIA
6 9 (5.36%) CCNA
6 9 (5.36%) CEH
6 9 (5.36%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.36%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.17%) CISM
7 7 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (3.57%) SANS
9 5 (2.98%) CCSP
9 5 (2.98%) CCVP
10 4 (2.38%) IISP
10 4 (2.38%) ISACA
10 4 (2.38%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.79%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) QA
2 4 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) SAS 70
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 25 (14.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.12%) Squid
4 12 (7.14%) qmail
5 8 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.76%) NFS
6 6 (3.57%) Snort
7 5 (2.98%) Samba
8 4 (2.38%) iptables
8 4 (2.38%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.38%) NDS
8 4 (2.38%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 2 (1.19%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (11.90%) Nagios
2 19 (11.31%) ZABBIX
3 16 (9.52%) Puppet
4 13 (7.74%) Graphite
4 13 (7.74%) logstash
5 12 (7.14%) Cacti
5 12 (7.14%) collectd
5 12 (7.14%) Ganglia
6 7 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (4.17%) SCCM
7 5 (2.98%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (2.98%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (2.38%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.79%) Ansible
9 3 (1.79%) cPanel
9 3 (1.79%) Plesk
9 3 (1.79%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 77 (45.83%) Cisco
2 63 (37.50%) Juniper
3 39 (23.21%) VMware
4 23 (13.69%) F5
5 22 (13.10%) CheckPoint
6 20 (11.90%) IBM
6 20 (11.90%) Oracle
7 19 (11.31%) Red Hat
8 18 (10.71%) Forcepoint
9 16 (9.52%) Splunk
10 10 (5.95%) Microsoft
11 9 (5.36%) Citrix
12 8 (4.76%) Palo Alto
12 8 (4.76%) Remedy
12 8 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (4.17%) ArcSight
13 7 (4.17%) Brocade
13 7 (4.17%) GFI Software
14 6 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
14 6 (3.57%) Ipanema Technologies
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