The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 178 149 174
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +25
Permanent jobs citing SSL 37 71 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 1.30% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 4.51% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33 61 44
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
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
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -30 16 £50,000 +4.16% 8
Bracknell +8 8 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Newbury +7 3 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £50,000 -
Slough -4 2 £46,250 -22.91% 1
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 67 (64.42%) Firewall
2 49 (47.12%) DNS
3 43 (41.35%) VPN
4 42 (40.38%) TCP/IP
5 39 (37.50%) Windows
6 37 (35.58%) Cisco
7 30 (28.85%) Linux
8 29 (27.88%) SQL
9 27 (25.96%) Microsoft
10 26 (25.00%) Juniper
11 24 (23.08%) VMware
12 23 (22.12%) Load Balancing
12 23 (22.12%) OSPF
12 23 (22.12%) BGP
12 23 (22.12%) EIGRP
12 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (21.15%) MPLS
14 21 (20.19%) IPsec
14 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (19.23%) MySQL
16 19 (18.27%) Migration
17 17 (16.35%) CMS
17 17 (16.35%) Finance
17 17 (16.35%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (16.35%) Internet
17 17 (16.35%) F5
18 16 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
18 16 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 16 (15.38%) IIS

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (16.35%) CMS
2 16 (15.38%) IIS
3 12 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 11 (10.58%) MS Exchange
4 11 (10.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (10.58%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (10.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (7.69%) Apache
6 6 (5.77%) Drupal
6 6 (5.77%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.77%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.77%) JBoss
6 6 (5.77%) Alfresco
6 6 (5.77%) WordPress
7 4 (3.85%) nginx
7 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.88%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.96%) Lync
9 1 (0.96%) Eucalyptus
9 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.54%) Amazon ELB
2 12 (11.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 12 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (11.54%) Amazon S3
2 12 (11.54%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.92%) Office 365
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.96%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 67 (64.42%) Firewall
2 49 (47.12%) DNS
3 43 (41.35%) VPN
4 42 (40.38%) TCP/IP
5 23 (22.12%) OSPF
5 23 (22.12%) BGP
5 23 (22.12%) EIGRP
6 22 (21.15%) MPLS
7 21 (20.19%) IPsec
8 17 (16.35%) Internet
9 15 (14.42%) DHCP
10 14 (13.46%) L2TP
10 14 (13.46%) LAN
11 13 (12.50%) HTTP
12 12 (11.54%) OpenVPN
13 11 (10.58%) IPv4
14 10 (9.62%) Network Security
15 9 (8.65%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (7.69%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.23%) MySQL
2 12 (11.54%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (11.54%) Redis
3 11 (10.58%) RDBMS
3 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (13.46%) Subversion
2 11 (10.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.88%) Maven
3 3 (2.88%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (16.35%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.96%) Advertising
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (20.19%) Support Engineer
2 20 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
2 20 (19.23%) Network Engineer
3 16 (15.38%) Linux Support Engineer
3 16 (15.38%) Linux Support
4 13 (12.50%) Analyst
4 13 (12.50%) Architect
5 11 (10.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (10.58%) Web Analyst
5 11 (10.58%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (8.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Digital Architect
9 6 (5.77%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (4.81%) Applications Architect
10 5 (4.81%) Network Security Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Technical Support
11 4 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.42%) SOAP
2 14 (13.46%) Web Services
3 13 (12.50%) HTML
4 11 (10.58%) Spring
4 11 (10.58%) Ajax
4 11 (10.58%) JSON
4 11 (10.58%) Java EE
4 11 (10.58%) jQuery
4 11 (10.58%) CSS
4 11 (10.58%) SAML
4 11 (10.58%) RESTful
4 11 (10.58%) OAuth
4 11 (10.58%) Play Framework
5 5 (4.81%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.88%) jBPM
6 3 (2.88%) XSLT
6 3 (2.88%) JDBC
6 3 (2.88%) Servlets
7 2 (1.92%) J2EE
7 2 (1.92%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 11 (10.58%) Client/Server
3 8 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) Open Source
5 2 (1.92%) PKI
5 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.50%) Windows
2 30 (28.85%) Linux
3 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (11.54%) Amazon Linux
6 11 (10.58%) Windows XP
6 11 (10.58%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.65%) UNIX
7 9 (8.65%) CentOS
8 7 (6.73%) Ubuntu
8 7 (6.73%) Android
8 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.92%) SUSE
10 1 (0.96%) Solaris
10 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) Load Balancing
2 19 (18.27%) Migration
3 13 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 13 (12.50%) Project Management
4 12 (11.54%) DDoS Mitigation
4 12 (11.54%) SOA
4 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 11 (10.58%) Validation
5 11 (10.58%) TDD
5 11 (10.58%) BPEL
5 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (10.58%) Project Planning
5 11 (10.58%) Integration Testing
5 11 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (10.58%) CRM
5 11 (10.58%) Change Control
6 7 (6.73%) ITIL
7 6 (5.77%) Network Design
7 6 (5.77%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.88%) SQL
2 15 (14.42%) Java
3 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.73%) Python
6 6 (5.77%) Perl
7 2 (1.92%) C++
7 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.96%) Tcl
8 1 (0.96%) C#
8 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.50%) CCNP
3 9 (8.65%) Degree
4 6 (5.77%) JNCIP
5 5 (4.81%) CCNA
5 5 (4.81%) CCIE
5 5 (4.81%) CISSP
6 4 (3.85%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.92%) MCSE
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.92%) CCSP
7 2 (1.92%) CCIP
7 2 (1.92%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.92%) CCVP
8 1 (0.96%) GCIA
8 1 (0.96%) GCIH
8 1 (0.96%) CEH
8 1 (0.96%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (7.69%) SLA
3 5 (4.81%) QA
4 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.88%) Squid
3 3 (2.88%) qmail
4 1 (0.96%) Snort
4 1 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.96%) VMFS
4 1 (0.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) Nagios
2 13 (12.50%) logstash
3 12 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (10.58%) Backup Exec
4 11 (10.58%) WSUS
5 7 (6.73%) cPanel
5 7 (6.73%) Plesk
6 3 (2.88%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.92%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.92%) Puppet
7 2 (1.92%) SCCM
8 1 (0.96%) SCOM
8 1 (0.96%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.96%) Cacti
8 1 (0.96%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.96%) collectd
8 1 (0.96%) Graphite
Vendors
1 37 (35.58%) Cisco
2 27 (25.96%) Microsoft
3 26 (25.00%) Juniper
4 24 (23.08%) VMware
5 17 (16.35%) F5
6 15 (14.42%) Oracle
6 15 (14.42%) Symantec
7 12 (11.54%) IBM
7 12 (11.54%) CheckPoint
8 11 (10.58%) Sitecore
9 10 (9.62%) Red Hat
10 7 (6.73%) Blue Coat
11 6 (5.77%) HP
12 4 (3.85%) Nortel
13 3 (2.88%) Citrix
13 3 (2.88%) McAfee
13 3 (2.88%) Sybase
14 2 (1.92%) ScanSafe
14 2 (1.92%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.92%) Websense
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
Posted: 5 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
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NAK Consulting
Salary: up to £50K (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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