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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 151 178 152
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Permanent jobs citing SSL 60 42 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.33% 0.84% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.92% 3.12% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 62
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +4.29%
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
1219 1347 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.99% 26.78% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 969 842 1043
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 27 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 27 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 +42 44 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Newbury +3 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Slough +5 3 £50,000 +8.10%
Maidenhead +4 3 £60,000 +20.00%
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 69 (48.25%) Firewall
2 68 (47.55%) VPN
3 65 (45.45%) Linux
4 62 (43.36%) Cisco
5 58 (40.56%) DNS
6 51 (35.66%) Juniper
7 48 (33.57%) TCP/IP
8 47 (32.87%) OSPF
8 47 (32.87%) BGP
9 46 (32.17%) MPLS
10 44 (30.77%) Windows
11 42 (29.37%) HTTP
12 41 (28.67%) Degree
13 39 (27.27%) IPsec
14 36 (25.17%) EIGRP
15 35 (24.48%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (22.38%) VMware
17 31 (21.68%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (20.98%) MySQL
19 29 (20.28%) WAN
19 29 (20.28%) Apache
20 28 (19.58%) Network Security
21 27 (18.88%) Computer Science
21 27 (18.88%) SMTP
21 27 (18.88%) SQL Server
21 27 (18.88%) SQL
22 26 (18.18%) CCNP
22 26 (18.18%) Wireless
23 25 (17.48%) Active Directory
23 25 (17.48%) LDAP

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 29 (20.28%) Apache
2 23 (16.08%) Tomcat
3 19 (13.29%) nginx
4 16 (11.19%) IIS
5 14 (9.79%) OpenStack
6 12 (8.39%) Apache Spark
6 12 (8.39%) JBoss
6 12 (8.39%) WebLogic
6 12 (8.39%) WebSphere
7 10 (6.99%) IBM Domino
8 9 (6.29%) CMS
9 5 (3.50%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.80%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (2.10%) Alfresco
11 3 (2.10%) Drupal
11 3 (2.10%) Skype for Business
11 3 (2.10%) WordPress
12 2 (1.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 5 (3.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.59%) SaaS
3 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.80%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.80%) IaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Office 365
5 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (48.25%) Firewall
2 68 (47.55%) VPN
3 58 (40.56%) DNS
4 48 (33.57%) TCP/IP
5 47 (32.87%) BGP
5 47 (32.87%) OSPF
6 46 (32.17%) MPLS
7 42 (29.37%) HTTP
8 39 (27.27%) IPsec
9 36 (25.17%) EIGRP
10 31 (21.68%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (20.28%) WAN
12 28 (19.58%) Network Security
13 27 (18.88%) SMTP
14 26 (18.18%) Wireless
15 25 (17.48%) LDAP
16 24 (16.78%) LAN
16 24 (16.78%) VLAN
17 18 (12.59%) IPv4
18 17 (11.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.98%) MySQL
2 27 (18.88%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (8.39%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.50%) Big Data
5 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.40%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.40%) Redis
8 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (13.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.29%) Subversion
3 7 (4.90%) Toad
4 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.70%) Introscope
5 1 (0.70%) WinDbg
General
1 22 (15.38%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Billing
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (20.98%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 18 (12.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (12.59%) Consultant
4 15 (10.49%) Analyst
4 15 (10.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (10.49%) Juniper Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 13 (9.09%) Developer
5 13 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Switch Engineer
6 12 (8.39%) Administrator
6 12 (8.39%) Network Consultant
6 12 (8.39%) Sales Engineer
7 11 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (7.69%) Linux Support
7 11 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
7 11 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 10 (6.99%) Cisco Consultant
8 10 (6.99%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.78%) LAMP
2 19 (13.29%) LEMP Stack
3 18 (12.59%) CSS
4 14 (9.79%) HTML
4 14 (9.79%) Web Services
4 14 (9.79%) XML
5 12 (8.39%) .NET
5 12 (8.39%) MCollective
5 12 (8.39%) Middleware
6 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 11 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (6.29%) SAML
8 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (5.59%) JSON
8 8 (5.59%) SOAP
9 7 (4.90%) OAuth
10 6 (4.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.88%) Computer Science
2 25 (17.48%) Data Centre
3 15 (10.49%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.20%) PKI
6 4 (2.80%) AS400
6 4 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.80%) iSeries
7 3 (2.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 65 (45.45%) Linux
2 44 (30.77%) Windows
3 16 (11.19%) Unix
4 15 (10.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.99%) CentOS
5 10 (6.99%) Windows NT
6 8 (5.59%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.80%) Windows 2000
7 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.70%) Solaris
9 1 (0.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.69%) High Availability
2 19 (13.29%) Presales
3 18 (12.59%) Load Balancing
3 18 (12.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (11.19%) SOA
5 15 (10.49%) Data Security
5 15 (10.49%) ITIL
6 14 (9.79%) Configuration Management
6 14 (9.79%) Product Management
7 12 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.39%) Incident Management
7 12 (8.39%) Project Management
7 12 (8.39%) UML
8 11 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (7.69%) ETL
8 11 (7.69%) Information Security
9 10 (6.99%) Migration
9 10 (6.99%) MVC
9 10 (6.99%) SIEM
10 9 (6.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.88%) SQL
2 23 (16.08%) Python
3 19 (13.29%) JavaScript
3 19 (13.29%) Perl
4 15 (10.49%) C
4 15 (10.49%) PHP
5 14 (9.79%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 10 (6.99%) C++
8 8 (5.59%) Java
9 7 (4.90%) C#
10 5 (3.50%) Ruby
11 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.10%) VB
13 2 (1.40%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.70%) Jython
Qualifications
1 41 (28.67%) Degree
2 35 (24.48%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (18.18%) CCNP
4 17 (11.89%) CCIE
5 16 (11.19%) CISSP
6 9 (6.29%) CCNA
6 9 (6.29%) CEH
7 8 (5.59%) JNCIA
8 7 (4.90%) CISM
8 7 (4.90%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (4.90%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (4.20%) SANS
9 6 (4.20%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.80%) IISP
10 4 (2.80%) ISACA
11 3 (2.10%) CCSP
12 2 (1.40%) CCIP
12 2 (1.40%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.40%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.70%) SAS 70
System Software
1 25 (17.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.89%) Squid
4 12 (8.39%) qmail
5 8 (5.59%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.59%) NFS
6 6 (4.20%) Snort
7 5 (3.50%) Samba
8 4 (2.80%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.80%) NDS
8 4 (2.80%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 2 (1.40%) iptables
9 2 (1.40%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (12.59%) Nagios
2 17 (11.89%) ZABBIX
3 14 (9.79%) Puppet
4 12 (8.39%) Cacti
4 12 (8.39%) collectd
4 12 (8.39%) Ganglia
4 12 (8.39%) Graphite
4 12 (8.39%) logstash
5 7 (4.90%) HAProxy
5 7 (4.90%) SCCM
6 5 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.10%) Ansible
7 3 (2.10%) cPanel
7 3 (2.10%) Plesk
7 3 (2.10%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 62 (43.36%) Cisco
2 51 (35.66%) Juniper
3 32 (22.38%) VMware
4 21 (14.69%) F5
5 18 (12.59%) CheckPoint
6 17 (11.89%) IBM
6 17 (11.89%) Oracle
6 17 (11.89%) Red Hat
7 15 (10.49%) Splunk
8 14 (9.79%) Forcepoint
9 10 (6.99%) Microsoft
10 9 (6.29%) Citrix
11 8 (5.59%) Remedy
12 7 (4.90%) ArcSight
12 7 (4.90%) Brocade
12 7 (4.90%) GFI Software
13 6 (4.20%) Palo Alto
13 6 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (3.50%) Blue Coat
14 5 (3.50%) Extreme Networks
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago