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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 51 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.39% 2.13% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 5.53% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 8
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +72.13%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
122 199 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.98% 38.49% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 99 132 126
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
1 5 (50.00%) Nagios
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Squid
2 3 (30.00%) ZABBIX
2 3 (30.00%) qmail
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (30.00%) IPsec
2 3 (30.00%) SUSE
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) SMTP
2 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) logstash

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
1 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) IPsec
2 3 (30.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) SMTP
2 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) IPv4
3 2 (20.00%) IPv6
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (20.00%) L2TP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) OpenVPN
4 1 (10.00%) Multicast
4 1 (10.00%) IGMP
4 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Redis
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) SUSE
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (20.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Squid
1 3 (30.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Nagios
2 3 (30.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) logstash
4 1 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) ScanSafe