The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 111 114 129
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing SSL 31 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.38% 1.13% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 3.61% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 8
Average salary £44,875 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.47% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,750 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £67,500
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
586 747 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.06% 31.27% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 357 427 568
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SSL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SSL Salary Trend in Reading

SSL
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 36 (66.67%) DNS
2 34 (62.96%) Firewall
3 29 (53.70%) TCP/IP
3 29 (53.70%) VMware
4 24 (44.44%) HTTP
5 22 (40.74%) Python
6 20 (37.04%) Cisco
7 19 (35.19%) VPN
7 19 (35.19%) Linux
8 18 (33.33%) SMTP
9 16 (29.63%) Windows
9 16 (29.63%) Perl
9 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (27.78%) LDAP
10 15 (27.78%) LAN
10 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 14 (25.93%) DHCP
11 14 (25.93%) Juniper
11 14 (25.93%) Symantec
11 14 (25.93%) Degree
11 14 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (25.93%) F5
12 13 (24.07%) qmail
12 13 (24.07%) ZABBIX
12 13 (24.07%) nginx
12 13 (24.07%) Squid
12 13 (24.07%) Nagios
12 13 (24.07%) CheckPoint
12 13 (24.07%) Project Management
12 13 (24.07%) JBoss

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (24.07%) JBoss
1 13 (24.07%) Apache
1 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
1 13 (24.07%) WebLogic
1 13 (24.07%) nginx
1 13 (24.07%) OpenStack
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Eucalyptus
4 1 (1.85%) Lync
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.96%) SaaS
3 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.70%) Office 365
5 1 (1.85%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 36 (66.67%) DNS
2 34 (62.96%) Firewall
3 29 (53.70%) TCP/IP
4 24 (44.44%) HTTP
5 19 (35.19%) VPN
6 18 (33.33%) SMTP
7 15 (27.78%) LDAP
7 15 (27.78%) LAN
8 14 (25.93%) DHCP
9 11 (20.37%) BGP
9 11 (20.37%) EIGRP
10 10 (18.52%) OSPF
11 8 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (14.81%) IPsec
11 8 (14.81%) MPLS
11 8 (14.81%) WAN
12 7 (12.96%) Network Security
13 4 (7.41%) Wireless
13 4 (7.41%) BIG-IP
13 4 (7.41%) Nortel Alteon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Selenium
1 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Security Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior QA Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Development Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) Web Services
1 10 (18.52%) MCollective
2 2 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) Ajax
3 1 (1.85%) WCF
3 1 (1.85%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.85%) LINQ
3 1 (1.85%) REST
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (1.85%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 16 (29.63%) Windows
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (20.37%) Windows XP
3 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.52%) UNIX
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.56%) SUSE
6 3 (5.56%) CentOS
7 2 (3.70%) Android
7 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Project Management
2 12 (22.22%) Migration
3 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
3 11 (20.37%) Project Planning
3 11 (20.37%) Change Control
4 10 (18.52%) Incident Management
4 10 (18.52%) Security Patching
5 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
6 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
6 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.41%) ITIL
8 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) Network Design
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.70%) Network Management
9 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.70%) Line Management
9 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Python
2 16 (29.63%) Perl
3 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
4 8 (14.81%) Java
5 6 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.56%) C
7 2 (3.70%) SQL
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.26%) CCNP
4 3 (5.56%) CCIP
4 3 (5.56%) CCIE
4 3 (5.56%) CCSP
4 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
5 2 (3.70%) MCSE
5 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CCNA
5 2 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) SSCP
6 1 (1.85%) GIAC
6 1 (1.85%) GCIA
6 1 (1.85%) GCIH
6 1 (1.85%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (12.96%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (24.07%) qmail
2 13 (24.07%) Squid
3 12 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 12 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.85%) Snort
4 1 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.85%) VMFS
4 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) Nagios
1 13 (24.07%) ZABBIX
2 11 (20.37%) Backup Exec
2 11 (20.37%) WSUS
2 11 (20.37%) Puppet
3 10 (18.52%) collectd
3 10 (18.52%) logstash
3 10 (18.52%) Graphite
3 10 (18.52%) Cacti
3 10 (18.52%) Ganglia
4 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) HP NNM
4 2 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) VMware
2 20 (37.04%) Cisco
3 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 14 (25.93%) Juniper
4 14 (25.93%) Symantec
4 14 (25.93%) F5
5 13 (24.07%) CheckPoint
6 10 (18.52%) Splunk
7 9 (16.67%) Blue Coat
8 8 (14.81%) Websense
9 7 (12.96%) HP
10 4 (7.41%) Nortel
10 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
11 3 (5.56%) McAfee
11 3 (5.56%) Citrix
12 2 (3.70%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.85%) ScanSafe
13 1 (1.85%) AppSense
13 1 (1.85%) Sourcefire
Reading, Berkshire
IT Human Resources
Salary: bonus and benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
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