The first table below looks at the demand for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 150 187 169
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -18
Permanent jobs citing SSL 73 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.28% 0.79% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 2.46% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 60 36 40
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £31,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1612 1708 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.20% 32.09% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 1266 1361
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
SSL
South East

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SSL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 42 £47,000 -24.80% 2
Bracknell +26 12 £46,250 +51.63%
Slough +4 9 £35,000 -6.66%
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 87 (69.05%) Firewall
2 77 (61.11%) VPN
3 71 (56.35%) Cisco
4 56 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 56 (44.44%) Juniper
5 53 (42.06%) DNS
6 49 (38.89%) OSPF
6 49 (38.89%) BGP
7 46 (36.51%) Cisco ASA
8 42 (33.33%) Finance
8 42 (33.33%) LAN
9 41 (32.54%) Cisco Certification
9 41 (32.54%) Network Security
10 40 (31.75%) VoIP
10 40 (31.75%) WAN
11 39 (30.95%) Windows
11 39 (30.95%) IGRP
12 37 (29.37%) IPsec
13 36 (28.57%) EIGRP
14 34 (26.98%) HTTP
14 34 (26.98%) Internet
14 34 (26.98%) Load Balancing
15 33 (26.19%) Cisco IOS
15 33 (26.19%) Linux
16 31 (24.60%) CheckPoint
16 31 (24.60%) CCNA
17 28 (22.22%) LDAP
17 28 (22.22%) SMTP
18 27 (21.43%) F5
19 26 (20.63%) Microsoft

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (13.49%) WebSphere
2 16 (12.70%) MS Exchange
3 12 (9.52%) Lync
4 9 (7.14%) CMS
4 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.14%) WordPress
4 9 (7.14%) Alfresco
4 9 (7.14%) Drupal
5 5 (3.97%) Apache
6 3 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.38%) IIS
6 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.59%) GroupWise
7 2 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (69.05%) Firewall
2 77 (61.11%) VPN
3 56 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 53 (42.06%) DNS
5 49 (38.89%) OSPF
5 49 (38.89%) BGP
6 46 (36.51%) Cisco ASA
7 42 (33.33%) LAN
8 41 (32.54%) Network Security
9 40 (31.75%) VoIP
9 40 (31.75%) WAN
10 39 (30.95%) IGRP
11 37 (29.37%) IPsec
12 36 (28.57%) EIGRP
13 34 (26.98%) HTTP
13 34 (26.98%) Internet
14 33 (26.19%) Cisco IOS
15 28 (22.22%) LDAP
15 28 (22.22%) SMTP
16 25 (19.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.79%) MySQL
3 1 (0.79%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.79%) Subversion
2 1 (0.79%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.79%) Maven
2 1 (0.79%) ClearCase
General
1 42 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Military
2 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Publishing
3 1 (0.79%) French Language
3 1 (0.79%) German Language
3 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
3 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 16 (12.70%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.11%) Consultant
4 11 (8.73%) Firewall Engineer
5 10 (7.94%) Administrator
6 9 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Security Consultant
8 7 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (4.76%) Development Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Security Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Software Development Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Technical Support
10 5 (3.97%) Network Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) Technical Support Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Network Security Consultant
11 4 (3.17%) Project Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.29%) SOAP
2 7 (5.56%) Web Services
3 6 (4.76%) XML
4 5 (3.97%) HTML
5 4 (3.17%) CSS
5 4 (3.17%) Ajax
6 3 (2.38%) XSLT
6 3 (2.38%) COM
6 3 (2.38%) Middleware
7 2 (1.59%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.59%) Java EE
7 2 (1.59%) CGI
7 2 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.59%) Flash
7 2 (1.59%) JMS
7 2 (1.59%) .NET
7 2 (1.59%) J2EE
7 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.59%) XSD
7 2 (1.59%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) PKI
2 9 (7.14%) Open Source
2 9 (7.14%) iPhone
3 7 (5.56%) iPad
4 6 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.17%) DataPower
5 4 (3.17%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.38%) Clustering
6 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.38%) CMDB
7 2 (1.59%) Firmware
7 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.79%) HACMP
8 1 (0.79%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) iSeries
8 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.95%) Windows
2 33 (26.19%) Linux
3 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (10.32%) CentOS
5 12 (9.52%) UNIX
6 11 (8.73%) Android
6 11 (8.73%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 7 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (4.76%) Windows Phone
10 5 (3.97%) Solaris
10 5 (3.97%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
11 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.59%) AIX
12 2 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.98%) Load Balancing
2 19 (15.08%) Change Management
3 18 (14.29%) Data Security
4 16 (12.70%) Network Management
5 14 (11.11%) Network Design
6 12 (9.52%) Capacity Management
7 11 (8.73%) ITIL
8 10 (7.94%) Time Management
8 10 (7.94%) Change Control
9 9 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.35%) Migration
11 7 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.56%) Data Protection
12 6 (4.76%) Integration Testing
12 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.97%) ITSM
13 5 (3.97%) Service Management
13 5 (3.97%) Penetration Testing
14 4 (3.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.90%) SQL
2 14 (11.11%) Java
3 12 (9.52%) C++
4 11 (8.73%) C
5 8 (6.35%) Perl
6 7 (5.56%) Python
7 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.17%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.38%) PHP
10 2 (1.59%) PowerHouse
10 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.59%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.79%) Korn
11 1 (0.79%) VBScript
11 1 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (32.54%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (24.60%) CCNA
3 26 (20.63%) JNCIA
4 25 (19.84%) CCSP
5 20 (15.87%) Degree
6 13 (10.32%) CCNP
7 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (5.56%) MCSE
9 6 (4.76%) MCITP
10 5 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
11 4 (3.17%) CCIE
11 4 (3.17%) CCIP
11 4 (3.17%) MCP
12 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.59%) CEH
13 1 (0.79%) SCSA
13 1 (0.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.87%) PCI DSS
2 18 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (11.11%) SLA
4 6 (4.76%) QA
5 2 (1.59%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.94%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 7 (5.56%) ProxySG
4 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (4.76%) UAG
4 6 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.17%) KVM
6 2 (1.59%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.59%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.59%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.79%) Xen
7 1 (0.79%) ClearTrust
7 1 (0.79%) VMFS
7 1 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (8.73%) CiscoWorks
1 11 (8.73%) HP NNM
2 9 (7.14%) Plesk
3 3 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.38%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.59%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (56.35%) Cisco
2 56 (44.44%) Juniper
3 31 (24.60%) CheckPoint
4 27 (21.43%) F5
5 26 (20.63%) Microsoft
6 25 (19.84%) VMware
6 25 (19.84%) Avaya
7 22 (17.46%) ServiceNow
8 17 (13.49%) HP
9 16 (12.70%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.35%) IBM
10 8 (6.35%) Citrix
11 7 (5.56%) Blue Coat
11 7 (5.56%) Nokia
12 6 (4.76%) Websense
13 5 (3.97%) Oracle
13 5 (3.97%) SolarWinds
14 4 (3.17%) BMC
14 4 (3.17%) Remedy
15 3 (2.38%) JBoss
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