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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 138 160 178
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +18
Permanent jobs citing SSL 87 68 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.68% 1.25% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.37% 4.24% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 70 65 43
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1366 1602 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.36% 29.41% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1042 1100
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +25 39 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Slough +12 14 £42,500 +25.92%
Bracknell -6 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Newbury +21 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Maidenhead -8 2 £76,250 +8.92% 1
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 74 (48.68%) VPN
2 69 (45.39%) Cisco
3 63 (41.45%) Firewall
4 61 (40.13%) Linux
5 56 (36.84%) DNS
6 50 (32.89%) IPsec
7 49 (32.24%) HTTP
8 43 (28.29%) WAN
8 43 (28.29%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (28.29%) VMware
9 42 (27.63%) Juniper
9 42 (27.63%) TCP/IP
10 41 (26.97%) OSPF
10 41 (26.97%) BGP
11 40 (26.32%) Windows
11 40 (26.32%) Degree
12 39 (25.66%) Python
13 38 (25.00%) LAN
14 37 (24.34%) MPLS
15 32 (21.05%) Wireless
16 30 (19.74%) Active Directory
17 29 (19.08%) Computer Science
17 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (18.42%) LDAP
19 27 (17.76%) Perl
19 27 (17.76%) Internet
19 27 (17.76%) EIGRP
20 25 (16.45%) SQL
20 25 (16.45%) SQL Server

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 22 (14.47%) OpenStack
3 18 (11.84%) Apache
4 12 (7.89%) IIS
4 12 (7.89%) nginx
4 12 (7.89%) WebLogic
4 12 (7.89%) WebSphere
5 11 (7.24%) JBoss
6 7 (4.61%) IBM Domino
7 6 (3.95%) Lync
8 5 (3.29%) Node.js
9 4 (2.63%) Apache Spark
9 4 (2.63%) CMS
9 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.63%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.97%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (1.32%) Alfresco
11 2 (1.32%) Drupal
11 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.82%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.84%) SaaS
3 6 (3.95%) IaaS
4 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (48.68%) VPN
2 63 (41.45%) Firewall
3 56 (36.84%) DNS
4 50 (32.89%) IPsec
5 49 (32.24%) HTTP
6 43 (28.29%) WAN
7 42 (27.63%) TCP/IP
8 41 (26.97%) BGP
8 41 (26.97%) OSPF
9 38 (25.00%) LAN
10 37 (24.34%) MPLS
11 32 (21.05%) Wireless
12 28 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (18.42%) LDAP
13 27 (17.76%) EIGRP
13 27 (17.76%) Internet
14 23 (15.13%) IPv4
14 23 (15.13%) SMTP
15 20 (13.16%) L2TP
15 20 (13.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.82%) MySQL
3 5 (3.29%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.97%) Big Data
5 3 (1.97%) CouchDB
5 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.97%) Redis
6 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.58%) Subversion
3 7 (4.61%) Toad
4 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (11.84%) Finance
2 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.29%) Retail
4 4 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.66%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Billing
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (25.66%) Network Engineer
2 26 (17.11%) Support Engineer
3 21 (13.82%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (13.16%) Applications Support
5 19 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (11.18%) Administrator
6 17 (11.18%) Analyst
7 15 (9.87%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 15 (9.87%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (8.55%) Security Engineer
9 12 (7.89%) Network Administrator
9 12 (7.89%) Sales Engineer
9 12 (7.89%) Support Analyst
10 11 (7.24%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (7.24%) Consultant
10 11 (7.24%) Network Support
10 11 (7.24%) Senior IT Support
10 11 (7.24%) Senior Support Engineer
11 10 (6.58%) Presales Consultant
11 10 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.87%) LAMP
2 14 (9.21%) CSS
2 14 (9.21%) Web Services
3 13 (8.55%) XML
4 12 (7.89%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (7.89%) Middleware
5 11 (7.24%) .NET
5 11 (7.24%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.24%) MCollective
5 11 (7.24%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (6.58%) HTML
7 9 (5.92%) JSON
7 9 (5.92%) SOAP
8 8 (5.26%) Java EE
8 8 (5.26%) SAML
9 7 (4.61%) OAuth
9 7 (4.61%) Play Framework
9 7 (4.61%) RESTful
9 7 (4.61%) Spring
10 6 (3.95%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.08%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.24%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.58%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (5.92%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.61%) PKI
7 4 (2.63%) AS400
7 4 (2.63%) iSeries
8 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 61 (40.13%) Linux
2 40 (26.32%) Windows
3 19 (12.50%) Unix
4 14 (9.21%) CentOS
5 13 (8.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.58%) Windows Server
7 9 (5.92%) Windows NT
8 7 (4.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.63%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.82%) Presales
2 20 (13.16%) Configuration Management
2 20 (13.16%) ITIL
3 19 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 19 (12.50%) SOA
4 18 (11.84%) High Availability
5 17 (11.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (9.87%) Migration
7 14 (9.21%) Software Engineering
8 12 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.89%) Incident Management
8 12 (7.89%) Product Management
9 11 (7.24%) Data Security
9 11 (7.24%) ETL
9 11 (7.24%) UML
10 10 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (5.92%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (5.92%) DevOps
11 9 (5.92%) Validation
11 9 (5.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.66%) Python
2 27 (17.76%) Perl
3 25 (16.45%) SQL
4 19 (12.50%) Java
5 18 (11.84%) JavaScript
6 17 (11.18%) Bash Shell
7 14 (9.21%) C++
8 12 (7.89%) C
9 7 (4.61%) C#
9 7 (4.61%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.61%) VB
10 5 (3.29%) PHP
10 5 (3.29%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (28.29%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (26.32%) Degree
3 21 (13.82%) CCNP
4 13 (8.55%) CCIE
4 13 (8.55%) CCNA
5 10 (6.58%) CISSP
5 10 (6.58%) JNCIP
6 8 (5.26%) JNCIA
7 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.61%) Security Cleared
8 6 (3.95%) CCVP
9 5 (3.29%) CCSP
9 5 (3.29%) CEH
9 5 (3.29%) SANS
10 4 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (1.97%) CCIP
12 2 (1.32%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.66%) GIAC
13 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.66%) SAS 70
System Software
1 30 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.53%) Squid
4 11 (7.24%) qmail
5 8 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.26%) iptables
5 8 (5.26%) NFS
6 6 (3.95%) Firmware
7 5 (3.29%) Samba
8 4 (2.63%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.63%) NDS
8 4 (2.63%) Novell eDirectory
9 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.32%) Snort
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (13.16%) Puppet
2 18 (11.84%) Nagios
3 17 (11.18%) ZABBIX
4 14 (9.21%) Graphite
4 14 (9.21%) logstash
5 11 (7.24%) Cacti
5 11 (7.24%) collectd
5 11 (7.24%) Ganglia
6 9 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (5.26%) SCCM
8 6 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (3.95%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (1.32%) cPanel
9 2 (1.32%) Plesk
10 1 (0.66%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.66%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 69 (45.39%) Cisco
2 43 (28.29%) VMware
3 42 (27.63%) Juniper
4 24 (15.79%) Websense
5 21 (13.82%) Oracle
6 20 (13.16%) Red Hat
7 19 (12.50%) IBM
8 15 (9.87%) Splunk
9 14 (9.21%) CheckPoint
10 12 (7.89%) F5
11 11 (7.24%) Microsoft
12 9 (5.92%) Citrix
12 9 (5.92%) Palo Alto
12 9 (5.92%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (5.26%) Remedy
14 7 (4.61%) ArcSight
14 7 (4.61%) GFI Software
15 6 (3.95%) Ipanema Technologies
15 6 (3.95%) Meraki
15 6 (3.95%) Riverbed
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