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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 150 177 151
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Permanent jobs citing SSL 64 42 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.15% 0.76% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 2.77% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 52 41 74
Average salary £48,000 £39,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1640 1518 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.52% 27.54% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1136 1254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 +14 24 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Slough +18 19 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Bracknell -1 11 £52,500 +75.00%
Maidenhead - 1 £42,500 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 90 (66.18%) DNS
2 83 (61.03%) Firewall
3 76 (55.88%) TCP/IP
4 69 (50.74%) Cisco
5 64 (47.06%) VPN
6 61 (44.85%) F5
7 54 (39.71%) Juniper
8 53 (38.97%) SMTP
9 52 (38.24%) Windows
10 49 (36.03%) Load Balancing
11 47 (34.56%) HTTP
12 45 (33.09%) Internet
13 43 (31.62%) CheckPoint
13 43 (31.62%) BGP
14 42 (30.88%) OSPF
15 40 (29.41%) WAN
16 38 (27.94%) Linux
17 37 (27.21%) VMware
18 36 (26.47%) Finance
18 36 (26.47%) EIGRP
19 35 (25.74%) Network Security
20 33 (24.26%) IGRP
21 32 (23.53%) TACACS
22 31 (22.79%) LDAP
22 31 (22.79%) LAN
22 31 (22.79%) VMware Infrastructure
23 30 (22.06%) IPsec
24 27 (19.85%) Cisco Certification
25 26 (19.12%) SLA
25 26 (19.12%) Network Management

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (16.18%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.82%) Drupal
2 12 (8.82%) Alfresco
2 12 (8.82%) WordPress
3 11 (8.09%) CMS
4 9 (6.62%) Lync
5 7 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.15%) Apache
6 6 (4.41%) IIS
7 4 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (2.94%) GroupWise
8 3 (2.21%) SAP Web AS
8 3 (2.21%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.21%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.21%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.21%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (66.18%) DNS
2 83 (61.03%) Firewall
3 76 (55.88%) TCP/IP
4 64 (47.06%) VPN
5 53 (38.97%) SMTP
6 47 (34.56%) HTTP
7 45 (33.09%) Internet
8 43 (31.62%) BGP
9 42 (30.88%) OSPF
10 40 (29.41%) WAN
11 36 (26.47%) EIGRP
12 35 (25.74%) Network Security
13 33 (24.26%) IGRP
14 32 (23.53%) TACACS
15 31 (22.79%) LDAP
15 31 (22.79%) LAN
16 30 (22.06%) IPsec
17 21 (15.44%) NetScaler
18 20 (14.71%) DHCP
19 19 (13.97%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.21%) MySQL
3 3 (2.21%) DB2
3 3 (2.21%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Maven
General
1 36 (26.47%) Finance
2 4 (2.94%) Military
2 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.21%) French Language
3 3 (2.21%) German Language
3 3 (2.21%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.21%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.74%) Network Engineer
2 19 (13.97%) Support Engineer
3 18 (13.24%) Consultant
4 17 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) Security Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) Security Consultant
6 12 (8.82%) Network Consultant
7 11 (8.09%) Administrator
8 10 (7.35%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (7.35%) Network Security Consultant
9 9 (6.62%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.41%) Principle Engineer
12 6 (4.41%) Server Engineer
12 6 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 5 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (3.68%) Linux Support
13 5 (3.68%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.18%) SOAP
2 4 (2.94%) ODBC
3 3 (2.21%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.47%) LAMP
4 2 (1.47%) Web Services
4 2 (1.47%) XML
4 2 (1.47%) XSLT
5 1 (0.74%) XSD
5 1 (0.74%) HTML
5 1 (0.74%) WML
5 1 (0.74%) CSS
5 1 (0.74%) JDBC
5 1 (0.74%) Servlets
5 1 (0.74%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.74%) jBPM
5 1 (0.74%) WAP
5 1 (0.74%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.74%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.88%) PKI
3 5 (3.68%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.68%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.68%) iPhone
4 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.74%) DataPower
5 1 (0.74%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.74%) iPad
5 1 (0.74%) Clustering
5 1 (0.74%) Firmware
5 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.74%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 52 (38.24%) Windows
2 38 (27.94%) Linux
3 21 (15.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (11.76%) CentOS
5 12 (8.82%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.15%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.41%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.68%) UNIX
9 5 (3.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.94%) Android
10 4 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (2.21%) AIX
11 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.47%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.74%) Solaris
13 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.03%) Load Balancing
2 26 (19.12%) Network Management
3 20 (14.71%) Network Design
3 20 (14.71%) Capacity Management
4 13 (9.56%) Data Security
5 8 (5.88%) Migration
6 5 (3.68%) Time Management
6 5 (3.68%) Data Protection
7 4 (2.94%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 4 (2.94%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.94%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (2.94%) Information Security
7 4 (2.94%) ITIL
7 4 (2.94%) SOA
7 4 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (2.94%) Software Distribution
8 3 (2.21%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.82%) Java
2 8 (5.88%) C
2 8 (5.88%) C++
2 8 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 7 (5.15%) Perl
4 6 (4.41%) SQL
5 4 (2.94%) Python
6 3 (2.21%) ABAP
7 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.74%) Korn
8 1 (0.74%) XPath
8 1 (0.74%) VBScript
8 1 (0.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (19.85%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (14.71%) CCNA
3 19 (13.97%) Degree
4 13 (9.56%) CCNP
5 10 (7.35%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.68%) MCSE
7 5 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.94%) CEH
8 4 (2.94%) MCITP
8 4 (2.94%) CCIE
8 4 (2.94%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.21%) CCSP
10 2 (1.47%) CCIP
10 2 (1.47%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.74%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.74%) RHCE
11 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.74%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.12%) SLA
2 9 (6.62%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.74%) QA
5 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (22.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (13.97%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (7.35%) VMware ESX
4 9 (6.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (6.62%) ProxySG
5 6 (4.41%) UAG
6 5 (3.68%) vSphere
6 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (3.68%) KVM
7 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.21%) Xen
9 2 (1.47%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.47%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.74%) VMFS
10 1 (0.74%) qmail
10 1 (0.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.74%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (14.71%) CiscoWorks
1 20 (14.71%) HP NNM
2 13 (9.56%) Plesk
3 6 (4.41%) SCCM
3 6 (4.41%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.74%) WMI
4 1 (0.74%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 69 (50.74%) Cisco
2 61 (44.85%) F5
3 54 (39.71%) Juniper
4 43 (31.62%) CheckPoint
5 37 (27.21%) VMware
6 24 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 23 (16.91%) HP
8 20 (14.71%) Red Hat
9 10 (7.35%) Citrix
9 10 (7.35%) Blue Coat
10 9 (6.62%) Nokia
11 5 (3.68%) IBM
12 4 (2.94%) MobileIron
12 4 (2.94%) SOTI
13 3 (2.21%) SAP
14 2 (1.47%) Avaya
14 2 (1.47%) Nortel
14 2 (1.47%) ServiceNow
14 2 (1.47%) NetScout
15 1 (0.74%) Fortinet
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SITA (UK) LTD
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus 10% bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 22 days ago