The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 65 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SSL 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.14% 0.20% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 0.56% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.06% -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SSL
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
196 180 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.33% 35.64% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 111 125 133
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SSL
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Bracknell region.

SSL Salary Trend in Bracknell

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 21 (100.00%) VPN
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (85.71%) Juniper
3 16 (76.19%) DNS
3 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
3 16 (76.19%) Load Balancing
3 16 (76.19%) F5
4 13 (61.90%) Network Security
5 11 (52.38%) SMTP
5 11 (52.38%) Cisco
5 11 (52.38%) WAN
5 11 (52.38%) IPsec
6 10 (47.62%) VMware
6 10 (47.62%) BIG-IP
6 10 (47.62%) ATM
7 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (38.10%) Internet
9 7 (33.33%) Windows
9 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (23.81%) HTTP
10 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
10 5 (23.81%) CCNP
10 5 (23.81%) SAN
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (19.05%) UAG

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.52%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) VPN
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) DNS
2 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
3 13 (61.90%) Network Security
4 11 (52.38%) SMTP
4 11 (52.38%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) IPsec
5 10 (47.62%) BIG-IP
5 10 (47.62%) ATM
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (38.10%) Internet
7 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (23.81%) HTTP
8 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
8 5 (23.81%) SAN
9 3 (14.29%) VLAN
9 3 (14.29%) NetScreen
10 2 (9.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCSP
2 2 (9.52%) CCIP
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) UAG
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
4 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
4 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Juniper
2 16 (76.19%) F5
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint