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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 140 176 184
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +8
Permanent jobs citing SSL 89 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 1.00% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.97% 3.40% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83 36 37
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,250 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1792 1705 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.14% 29.48% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1173 1162
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +21 32 £39,250 -10.79% 2
Slough -15 20 £41,000 -8.88%
Bracknell -8 11 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Maidenhead +8 2 £70,000 -
Newbury +1 1 £35,000 -36.36%
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 114 (68.26%) Firewall
2 102 (61.08%) VPN
3 101 (60.48%) Cisco
4 82 (49.10%) DNS
5 79 (47.31%) OSPF
5 79 (47.31%) BGP
6 63 (37.72%) Juniper
7 61 (36.53%) Linux
7 61 (36.53%) Cisco Certification
8 59 (35.33%) IPsec
9 57 (34.13%) TCP/IP
10 51 (30.54%) Network Security
11 47 (28.14%) Windows
12 45 (26.95%) CCNA
13 40 (23.95%) EIGRP
13 40 (23.95%) F5
14 36 (21.56%) VMware
15 35 (20.96%) MPLS
16 34 (20.36%) Apache
16 34 (20.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 33 (19.76%) Cisco ASA
18 32 (19.16%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (18.56%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (17.96%) Microsoft
21 29 (17.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 27 (16.17%) SLA
22 27 (16.17%) Windows Server 2003
22 27 (16.17%) Network Management
23 26 (15.57%) Cisco Nexus
24 24 (14.37%) CheckPoint

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 34 (20.36%) Apache
2 17 (10.18%) IIS
3 15 (8.98%) Lync
4 5 (2.99%) Drupal
4 5 (2.99%) Alfresco
4 5 (2.99%) WordPress
5 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.80%) CMS
7 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.20%) nginx
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (68.26%) Firewall
2 102 (61.08%) VPN
3 82 (49.10%) DNS
4 79 (47.31%) OSPF
4 79 (47.31%) BGP
5 59 (35.33%) IPsec
6 57 (34.13%) TCP/IP
7 51 (30.54%) Network Security
8 40 (23.95%) EIGRP
9 35 (20.96%) MPLS
10 33 (19.76%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (15.57%) Cisco Nexus
12 24 (14.37%) Cisco IOS
13 21 (12.57%) Multicast
14 18 (10.78%) BIG-IP
15 17 (10.18%) Wireless
15 17 (10.18%) LAN
15 17 (10.18%) WAN
15 17 (10.18%) HTTP
16 16 (9.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.78%) MySQL
2 10 (5.99%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.40%) Redis
3 4 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Subversion
2 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.60%) Maven
3 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.60%) Introscope
General
1 21 (12.57%) Finance
2 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (38.32%) Network Engineer
2 26 (15.57%) Security Engineer
3 25 (14.97%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (11.98%) Support Engineer
4 20 (11.98%) Analyst
4 20 (11.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 20 (11.98%) Web Analyst
4 20 (11.98%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
5 13 (7.78%) NOC Engineer
5 13 (7.78%) Consultant
6 12 (7.19%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.19%) Team Leader
6 12 (7.19%) Windows Support Analyst
6 12 (7.19%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 12 (7.19%) Web Support Analyst
7 10 (5.99%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (5.99%) Security Consultant
8 8 (4.79%) Linux Support
8 8 (4.79%) Senior NOC Engineer
8 8 (4.79%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.39%) HTML
2 6 (3.59%) Web Services
3 4 (2.40%) SOAP
4 3 (1.80%) CSS
4 3 (1.80%) LAMP
5 2 (1.20%) XML
6 1 (0.60%) XSLT
6 1 (0.60%) WAP
6 1 (0.60%) SAML
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.60%) JDBC
6 1 (0.60%) Servlets
6 1 (0.60%) WML
6 1 (0.60%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.60%) Spring
6 1 (0.60%) Ajax
6 1 (0.60%) jBPM
6 1 (0.60%) Java EE
6 1 (0.60%) JSON
6 1 (0.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.38%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.59%) PKI
4 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.20%) Replication
5 2 (1.20%) Clustering
5 2 (1.20%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.53%) Linux
2 47 (28.14%) Windows
3 34 (20.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (18.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (16.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (5.39%) CentOS
8 6 (3.59%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.40%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.80%) Android
10 3 (1.80%) UNIX
11 2 (1.20%) VMS
12 1 (0.60%) Debian
12 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.17%) Network Management
2 22 (13.17%) Problem Management
3 17 (10.18%) Change Management
4 15 (8.98%) ITIL
4 15 (8.98%) Load Balancing
5 13 (7.78%) Change Control
6 11 (6.59%) Information Security
7 10 (5.99%) Data Security
8 8 (4.79%) Project Management
8 8 (4.79%) Line Management
9 6 (3.59%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.99%) Identity Management
10 5 (2.99%) OWASP
10 5 (2.99%) OpenUP
10 5 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (2.99%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (2.40%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.40%) Network Design
11 4 (2.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.57%) SQL
2 12 (7.19%) Bash Shell
3 9 (5.39%) Shell Script
3 9 (5.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.79%) PHP
5 7 (4.19%) Java
6 5 (2.99%) Perl
6 5 (2.99%) C
6 5 (2.99%) C#
6 5 (2.99%) C++
6 5 (2.99%) Tcl
7 3 (1.80%) Python
8 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.60%) Jython
9 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (36.53%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (26.95%) CCNA
3 23 (13.77%) CCNP
4 19 (11.38%) Degree
4 19 (11.38%) Security Cleared
5 13 (7.78%) CCSP
6 12 (7.19%) JNCIA
7 10 (5.99%) CCIE
8 4 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.20%) CWNA
9 2 (1.20%) CCIP
10 1 (0.60%) CISSP
10 1 (0.60%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (16.17%) SLA
3 16 (9.58%) PCI DSS
4 10 (5.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (3.59%) COBIT
6 4 (2.40%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 32 (19.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (12.57%) VMware ESXi
3 19 (11.38%) vSphere
4 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (2.99%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.80%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.80%) Xen
7 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.20%) Nmap
7 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.60%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.60%) Squid
8 1 (0.60%) qmail
8 1 (0.60%) Varnish
8 1 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (10.18%) Zenoss
2 8 (4.79%) Plesk
3 6 (3.59%) cPanel
4 5 (2.99%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (2.99%) Nagios
5 4 (2.40%) logstash
5 4 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.20%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.20%) HP NNM
6 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.60%) Puppet
7 1 (0.60%) WMI
Vendors
1 101 (60.48%) Cisco
2 63 (37.72%) Juniper
3 40 (23.95%) F5
4 36 (21.56%) VMware
5 30 (17.96%) Microsoft
6 24 (14.37%) CheckPoint
7 13 (7.78%) Polycom
7 13 (7.78%) Red Hat
8 11 (6.59%) Avaya
8 11 (6.59%) ServiceNow
9 10 (5.99%) SolarWinds
9 10 (5.99%) NetScout
10 9 (5.39%) HP
11 5 (2.99%) BT
11 5 (2.99%) Imperva
12 4 (2.40%) Symantec
13 3 (1.80%) Dell
13 3 (1.80%) Oracle
14 2 (1.20%) IBM
14 2 (1.20%) EMC
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