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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 185 153 186
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +33
Permanent jobs citing SSL 46 74 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.28% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 4.53% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 61 39
Average salary £46,250 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.59% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1493 1634 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.08% 28.37% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1094 1300
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 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 24 April 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 -29 18 £40,000 -14.89% 3
Bracknell +1 6 £48,750 +5.40% 1
Maidenhead - 5 £70,000 -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 74 (66.07%) Firewall
2 51 (45.54%) VPN
3 49 (43.75%) Cisco
4 46 (41.07%) DNS
5 42 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 36 (32.14%) Windows
7 35 (31.25%) OSPF
7 35 (31.25%) BGP
8 31 (27.68%) Juniper
8 31 (27.68%) IPsec
9 30 (26.79%) EIGRP
10 29 (25.89%) SQL
11 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
11 27 (24.11%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (21.43%) MPLS
12 24 (21.43%) Linux
12 24 (21.43%) Load Balancing
13 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (20.54%) VMware
13 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (18.75%) Finance
16 19 (16.96%) CCNP
17 18 (16.07%) Migration
17 18 (16.07%) CMS
18 17 (15.18%) L2TP
18 17 (15.18%) MySQL
18 17 (15.18%) F5
19 16 (14.29%) Symantec
19 16 (14.29%) Network Security

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (16.07%) CMS
2 15 (13.39%) IIS
3 12 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (10.71%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (9.82%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.36%) Drupal
5 6 (5.36%) Alfresco
5 6 (5.36%) WordPress
6 5 (4.46%) Apache
7 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.68%) JBoss
7 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.79%) nginx
9 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.89%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) MS Office
1 13 (11.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.71%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (10.71%) Amazon S3
2 12 (10.71%) Amazon ELB
2 12 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (66.07%) Firewall
2 51 (45.54%) VPN
3 46 (41.07%) DNS
4 42 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 35 (31.25%) OSPF
5 35 (31.25%) BGP
6 31 (27.68%) IPsec
7 30 (26.79%) EIGRP
8 24 (21.43%) MPLS
9 17 (15.18%) L2TP
10 16 (14.29%) Network Security
11 15 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (12.50%) Internet
12 14 (12.50%) DHCP
13 13 (11.61%) LAN
13 13 (11.61%) IPv4
13 13 (11.61%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (10.71%) OpenVPN
15 11 (9.82%) PPP
16 10 (8.93%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.18%) MySQL
2 12 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 12 (10.71%) Redis
2 12 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Subversion
2 12 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.79%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.79%) Maven
General
1 21 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (26.79%) Network Engineer
2 22 (19.64%) Support Engineer
3 17 (15.18%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 16 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Security Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) Web Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Team Leader
9 8 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
10 6 (5.36%) Applications Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Digital Architect
10 6 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) HTML
1 14 (12.50%) SOAP
1 14 (12.50%) Web Services
2 12 (10.71%) CSS
2 12 (10.71%) Spring
2 12 (10.71%) Ajax
2 12 (10.71%) SAML
2 12 (10.71%) Java EE
2 12 (10.71%) JSON
2 12 (10.71%) jQuery
2 12 (10.71%) OAuth
2 12 (10.71%) RESTful
2 12 (10.71%) Play Framework
3 4 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.79%) Spring MVC
4 2 (1.79%) jBPM
4 2 (1.79%) JDBC
4 2 (1.79%) Servlets
4 2 (1.79%) J2EE
4 2 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) Open Source
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.14%) Windows
2 24 (21.43%) Linux
3 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (11.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.71%) Amazon Linux
6 11 (9.82%) Windows 7
6 11 (9.82%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 7 (6.25%) CentOS
8 6 (5.36%) UNIX
8 6 (5.36%) Android
8 6 (5.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 18 (16.07%) Migration
3 13 (11.61%) Incident Management
3 13 (11.61%) Project Management
4 12 (10.71%) SOA
4 12 (10.71%) CRM
4 12 (10.71%) Validation
4 12 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 12 (10.71%) TDD
4 12 (10.71%) BPEL
4 12 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 12 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (10.71%) Change Control
5 11 (9.82%) Project Planning
6 8 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 8 (7.14%) ITIL
7 7 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.46%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.46%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.89%) SQL
2 14 (12.50%) Java
2 14 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.46%) Python
4 5 (4.46%) Perl
5 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.89%) Tcl
6 1 (0.89%) PHP
6 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.89%) C#
6 1 (0.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (24.11%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (16.96%) CCNP
3 12 (10.71%) CCNA
4 10 (8.93%) CCIE
5 7 (6.25%) Degree
6 6 (5.36%) JNCIA
6 6 (5.36%) JNCIP
7 5 (4.46%) CISSP
8 4 (3.57%) CCSP
9 3 (2.68%) CCIP
10 2 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.79%) CCVP
10 2 (1.79%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.89%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.89%) MCSE
11 1 (0.89%) GCIA
11 1 (0.89%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (7.14%) SLA
3 5 (4.46%) QA
4 3 (2.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.82%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.89%) Snort
3 1 (0.89%) Squid
3 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.89%) qmail
Systems Management
1 13 (11.61%) Nagios
1 13 (11.61%) logstash
2 12 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.82%) Backup Exec
3 11 (9.82%) WSUS
4 7 (6.25%) Plesk
4 7 (6.25%) cPanel
5 1 (0.89%) Graphite
5 1 (0.89%) Puppet
5 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.89%) collectd
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.89%) SCCM
5 1 (0.89%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.89%) Cacti
5 1 (0.89%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 49 (43.75%) Cisco
2 31 (27.68%) Juniper
3 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
4 23 (20.54%) VMware
5 17 (15.18%) F5
6 16 (14.29%) Symantec
7 15 (13.39%) Oracle
8 13 (11.61%) IBM
9 12 (10.71%) Sitecore
10 11 (9.82%) CheckPoint
11 7 (6.25%) Red Hat
12 6 (5.36%) HP
12 6 (5.36%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.68%) Nortel
13 3 (2.68%) Citrix
13 3 (2.68%) McAfee
14 2 (1.79%) Sybase
14 2 (1.79%) NetScout
14 2 (1.79%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.79%) Qualys
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