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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 154 190 169
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -21
Permanent jobs citing SSL 71 35 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.20% 0.63% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 2.25% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 55 23 49
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1784 1555 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.17% 27.94% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1111 1142
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +18 29 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Slough +18 24 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Bracknell -5 2 £48,750 +52.34%
Maidenhead -16 1 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 100 (65.79%) DNS
2 99 (65.13%) Firewall
3 85 (55.92%) Cisco
4 74 (48.68%) VPN
5 72 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 72 (47.37%) F5
6 59 (38.82%) Juniper
7 55 (36.18%) BGP
8 54 (35.53%) OSPF
9 53 (34.87%) SMTP
10 50 (32.89%) Windows
10 50 (32.89%) Linux
11 48 (31.58%) CheckPoint
12 44 (28.95%) Network Security
13 43 (28.29%) IPsec
13 43 (28.29%) VMware
14 42 (27.63%) Load Balancing
14 42 (27.63%) HTTP
15 39 (25.66%) Cisco Certification
16 38 (25.00%) Internet
16 38 (25.00%) WAN
17 37 (24.34%) EIGRP
18 36 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (22.37%) Microsoft
19 34 (22.37%) Network Management
20 32 (21.05%) IGRP
20 32 (21.05%) TACACS
21 31 (20.39%) Finance
22 30 (19.74%) MPLS
22 30 (19.74%) CCNA

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 20 (13.16%) Apache
2 18 (11.84%) WebSphere
3 15 (9.87%) Lync
4 8 (5.26%) IIS
5 7 (4.61%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.95%) WordPress
6 6 (3.95%) Alfresco
6 6 (3.95%) Drupal
7 4 (2.63%) GroupWise
7 4 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.97%) CMS
8 3 (1.97%) SAP Web AS
8 3 (1.97%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) SAP GRC
1 3 (1.97%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.97%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.97%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (65.79%) DNS
2 99 (65.13%) Firewall
3 74 (48.68%) VPN
4 72 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 55 (36.18%) BGP
6 54 (35.53%) OSPF
7 53 (34.87%) SMTP
8 44 (28.95%) Network Security
9 43 (28.29%) IPsec
10 42 (27.63%) HTTP
11 38 (25.00%) Internet
11 38 (25.00%) WAN
12 37 (24.34%) EIGRP
13 32 (21.05%) IGRP
13 32 (21.05%) TACACS
14 30 (19.74%) MPLS
15 29 (19.08%) LAN
16 28 (18.42%) LDAP
17 25 (16.45%) DHCP
18 22 (14.47%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.95%) MySQL
3 3 (1.97%) DB2
3 3 (1.97%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.66%) Maven
General
1 31 (20.39%) Finance
2 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.97%) French Language
3 3 (1.97%) German Language
3 3 (1.97%) Italian Language
3 3 (1.97%) Spanish Language
3 3 (1.97%) Military
4 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (27.63%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.79%) Consultant
3 18 (11.84%) Security Consultant
4 17 (11.18%) Security Engineer
5 15 (9.87%) Network Consultant
6 14 (9.21%) Firewall Engineer
6 14 (9.21%) Network Security Engineer
7 13 (8.55%) Network Security Consultant
8 9 (5.92%) NOC Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Administrator
9 7 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.95%) Principle Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) Server Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.95%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.84%) SOAP
2 4 (2.63%) HTML
2 4 (2.63%) ODBC
3 3 (1.97%) SAP Basis
3 3 (1.97%) LAMP
4 2 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.66%) jBPM
5 1 (0.66%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.66%) JDBC
5 1 (0.66%) Servlets
5 1 (0.66%) Web Services
5 1 (0.66%) XML
5 1 (0.66%) XSLT
5 1 (0.66%) WML
5 1 (0.66%) WAP
5 1 (0.66%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (5.26%) PKI
2 8 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.63%) iPhone
4 2 (1.32%) Replication
4 2 (1.32%) Clustering
4 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.32%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (0.66%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.89%) Windows
1 50 (32.89%) Linux
2 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (7.89%) CentOS
6 6 (3.95%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.63%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (2.63%) Android
8 4 (2.63%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.97%) AIX
9 3 (1.97%) UNIX
10 2 (1.32%) VMS
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.63%) Load Balancing
2 34 (22.37%) Network Management
3 17 (11.18%) Capacity Management
3 17 (11.18%) Network Design
4 16 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (8.55%) Data Security
6 10 (6.58%) Information Security
7 6 (3.95%) ITIL
7 6 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (3.95%) Change Control
8 4 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.63%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.63%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.63%) Time Management
8 4 (2.63%) Data Protection
8 4 (2.63%) Software Distribution
9 3 (1.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (1.97%) SAP Security
9 3 (1.97%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (1.97%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.55%) Bash Shell
2 12 (7.89%) Java
3 8 (5.26%) SQL
3 8 (5.26%) C
3 8 (5.26%) C++
4 6 (3.95%) Perl
5 4 (2.63%) PHP
5 4 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.97%) ABAP
6 3 (1.97%) Python
7 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.32%) Tcl
7 2 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (25.66%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (19.74%) CCNA
3 20 (13.16%) Degree
4 19 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 15 (9.87%) CCNP
6 4 (2.63%) CCIE
6 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.63%) MCSE
6 4 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.63%) MCITP
7 3 (1.97%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.97%) CEH
8 2 (1.32%) CCSP
8 2 (1.32%) CWNA
8 2 (1.32%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.76%) SLA
2 24 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (9.21%) PCI DSS
4 8 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (3.29%) COBIT
6 4 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (17.76%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (9.87%) vSphere
3 15 (9.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 12 (7.89%) Active Directory
5 7 (4.61%) ProxySG
5 7 (4.61%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.29%) KVM
7 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.97%) Xen
8 2 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.32%) Nmap
9 1 (0.66%) qmail
9 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.66%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (11.18%) CiscoWorks
1 17 (11.18%) HP NNM
2 16 (10.53%) Zenoss
3 8 (5.26%) Plesk
4 6 (3.95%) SCCM
5 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.66%) WMI
Vendors
1 85 (55.92%) Cisco
2 72 (47.37%) F5
3 59 (38.82%) Juniper
4 48 (31.58%) CheckPoint
5 43 (28.29%) VMware
6 34 (22.37%) Microsoft
7 22 (14.47%) HP
8 16 (10.53%) Red Hat
9 9 (5.92%) Polycom
10 8 (5.26%) Citrix
10 8 (5.26%) Blue Coat
11 7 (4.61%) Nokia
12 6 (3.95%) NetScout
13 4 (2.63%) IBM
13 4 (2.63%) SOTI
13 4 (2.63%) MobileIron
14 3 (1.97%) SAP
14 3 (1.97%) Nortel
14 3 (1.97%) Dell
15 2 (1.32%) Symantec
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