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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 141 144 158
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing SSL 37 82 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 1.57% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.20% 6.11% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 69 67
Median salary £70,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
880 1343 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.18% 25.72% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 638 1069 1030
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +26 27 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Newbury +8 1 - -
Maidenhead +1 1 - - 1
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 58 (72.50%) Linux
2 48 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 42 (52.50%) Unix
4 40 (50.00%) Windows
5 37 (46.25%) Firewall
6 36 (45.00%) Information Security
7 34 (42.50%) HTTP
8 29 (36.25%) Cisco
9 28 (35.00%) VPN
10 26 (32.50%) DNS
10 26 (32.50%) F5
11 25 (31.25%) CheckPoint
12 24 (30.00%) VMware
13 23 (28.75%) Change Management
13 23 (28.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (28.75%) Palo Alto
14 22 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
15 21 (26.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 19 (23.75%) Patch Management
16 19 (23.75%) VMware ESX
17 18 (22.50%) Risk Management
17 18 (22.50%) Blue Coat
17 18 (22.50%) Imperva
17 18 (22.50%) Security Architecture
17 18 (22.50%) LogLogic
17 18 (22.50%) Security Patching
17 18 (22.50%) Kalman Filter
17 18 (22.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
18 15 (18.75%) Python

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 12 (15.00%) Apache
1 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.75%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.00%) IIS
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 37 (46.25%) Firewall
3 34 (42.50%) HTTP
4 28 (35.00%) VPN
5 26 (32.50%) DNS
6 22 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (13.75%) Network Security
7 11 (13.75%) SMTP
8 9 (11.25%) LAN
8 9 (11.25%) MPLS
8 9 (11.25%) WAN
9 7 (8.75%) BGP
9 7 (8.75%) CTI
9 7 (8.75%) Wireshark
10 6 (7.50%) EIGRP
10 6 (7.50%) OSPF
11 5 (6.25%) BIG-IP
11 5 (6.25%) SSH
11 5 (6.25%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) MySQL
1 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.25%) JIRA
1 5 (6.25%) WinDbg
2 4 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.00%) Finance
1 4 (5.00%) French Language
1 4 (5.00%) German Language
1 4 (5.00%) Portuguese Language
1 4 (5.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Consultant
2 24 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 18 (22.50%) Architect
4 17 (21.25%) Support Engineer
5 15 (18.75%) Security Engineer
6 13 (16.25%) Security Architect
7 10 (12.50%) Analyst
7 10 (12.50%) Network Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) Security Support Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) Technical Support
9 8 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
10 7 (8.75%) Applications Support
10 7 (8.75%) Linux Support
11 6 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) Network Support
11 6 (7.50%) Network Support Engineer
12 5 (6.25%) Data Centre Consultant
12 5 (6.25%) Malware Analyst
13 4 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) Web Services
2 7 (8.75%) Middleware
3 6 (7.50%) Regular Expression
4 5 (6.25%) JSON
4 5 (6.25%) REST
4 5 (6.25%) SOAP
5 4 (5.00%) Java EE
5 4 (5.00%) JMS
5 4 (5.00%) WSDL
5 4 (5.00%) XML
5 4 (5.00%) XSD
5 4 (5.00%) XSLT
6 3 (3.75%) LAMP
6 3 (3.75%) SAML
7 1 (1.25%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.25%) PKI
6 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.75%) Fintech
8 2 (2.50%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 58 (72.50%) Linux
2 42 (52.50%) Unix
3 40 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.00%) CentOS
6 4 (5.00%) Mac OS
6 4 (5.00%) Windows NT
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.25%) Debian
8 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Information Security
2 23 (28.75%) Change Management
3 19 (23.75%) Patch Management
4 18 (22.50%) Kalman Filter
4 18 (22.50%) Risk Management
4 18 (22.50%) Security Architecture
4 18 (22.50%) Security Patching
5 13 (16.25%) Threat Management
6 7 (8.75%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (5.00%) Case Management
8 4 (5.00%) SOA
8 4 (5.00%) Validation
8 4 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) Python
2 13 (16.25%) SQL
3 12 (15.00%) Java
4 10 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 9 (11.25%) Perl
6 7 (8.75%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.25%) PHP
8 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.00%) XPath
8 4 (5.00%) XQuery
9 3 (3.75%) C++
9 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.50%) C
10 2 (2.50%) Ruby
10 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.25%) Tcl
11 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.00%) CCNP
3 7 (8.75%) CISSP
3 7 (8.75%) Degree
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.25%) MCSE
6 4 (5.00%) CCNA
6 4 (5.00%) CEH
6 4 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (5.00%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (3.75%) CCIE
7 3 (3.75%) CCVP
7 3 (3.75%) JNCIE
7 3 (3.75%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.25%) HND
8 1 (1.25%) MCITP
8 1 (1.25%) MCP
8 1 (1.25%) MCSA
8 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (28.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (23.75%) VMware ESX
3 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.00%) Samba
4 4 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.75%) Xen
6 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.50%) vSphere
7 1 (1.25%) KVM
7 1 (1.25%) Snort
7 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (22.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.25%) QRadar
2 1 (1.25%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Cisco
2 26 (32.50%) F5
3 25 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 24 (30.00%) VMware
5 23 (28.75%) Palo Alto
6 18 (22.50%) Blue Coat
6 18 (22.50%) Imperva
6 18 (22.50%) LogLogic
7 11 (13.75%) Oracle
7 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
8 10 (12.50%) Juniper
9 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.25%) NetScout
10 5 (6.25%) Splunk
11 4 (5.00%) Dell KACE
11 4 (5.00%) Forcepoint
11 4 (5.00%) Lotus
11 4 (5.00%) Novell
11 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (2.50%) Fortinet
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