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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 82 139 108
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -31
Permanent jobs citing SSL 53 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.80% 0.73% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.27% 2.36% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 39
Average salary £54,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
572 764 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 30.94% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 465 404 490
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 48 (52.75%) Linux
2 47 (51.65%) DNS
2 47 (51.65%) Firewall
3 42 (46.15%) Cisco
3 42 (46.15%) VPN
4 39 (42.86%) HTTP
5 37 (40.66%) TCP/IP
6 36 (39.56%) MPLS
7 35 (38.46%) OSPF
7 35 (38.46%) BGP
8 33 (36.26%) VMware
8 33 (36.26%) Juniper
8 33 (36.26%) Degree
9 31 (34.07%) EIGRP
10 30 (32.97%) Python
10 30 (32.97%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (30.77%) Computer Science
12 27 (29.67%) Windows
13 25 (27.47%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (26.37%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (25.27%) Perl
16 22 (24.18%) MySQL
16 22 (24.18%) Apache
16 22 (24.18%) WAN
17 21 (23.08%) LDAP
17 21 (23.08%) LAMP
17 21 (23.08%) IPsec
17 21 (23.08%) Network Security
18 20 (21.98%) ZABBIX
18 20 (21.98%) F5

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (24.18%) Apache
2 18 (19.78%) OpenStack
3 15 (16.48%) nginx
4 12 (13.19%) JBoss
4 12 (13.19%) Tomcat
4 12 (13.19%) WebLogic
5 10 (10.99%) IBM Domino
6 9 (9.89%) Apache Spark
7 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (4.40%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.20%) Node.js
9 1 (1.10%) CMS
9 1 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.10%) IIS
9 1 (1.10%) SAS
9 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.10%) IaaS
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (51.65%) DNS
1 47 (51.65%) Firewall
2 42 (46.15%) VPN
3 39 (42.86%) HTTP
4 37 (40.66%) TCP/IP
5 36 (39.56%) MPLS
6 35 (38.46%) BGP
6 35 (38.46%) OSPF
7 31 (34.07%) EIGRP
8 30 (32.97%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (24.18%) WAN
10 21 (23.08%) IPsec
10 21 (23.08%) LDAP
10 21 (23.08%) Network Security
11 20 (21.98%) IPv4
11 20 (21.98%) SMTP
12 16 (17.58%) Wireless
13 14 (15.38%) BIG-IP
13 14 (15.38%) VLAN
14 13 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) MySQL
2 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (9.89%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.59%) Big Data
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.10%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) Subversion
3 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) Introscope
General
1 14 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.10%) Banking
2 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Network Engineer
2 20 (21.98%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (20.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 19 (20.88%) Support Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Administrator
5 13 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
5 13 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
6 12 (13.19%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (12.09%) Sales Engineer
8 10 (10.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (10.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (10.99%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 9 (9.89%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (9.89%) Linux Support
9 9 (9.89%) Linux Support Engineer
10 8 (8.79%) Associate Engineer
10 8 (8.79%) Consultant
10 8 (8.79%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (7.69%) Juniper Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) LAMP
2 15 (16.48%) LEMP Stack
3 12 (13.19%) MCollective
3 12 (13.19%) Web Services
4 8 (8.79%) CSS
4 8 (8.79%) HTML
5 2 (2.20%) HTML5
6 1 (1.10%) .NET
6 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.10%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.10%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.10%) Memcached
6 1 (1.10%) Middleware
6 1 (1.10%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.75%) Linux
2 27 (29.67%) Windows
3 14 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (14.29%) Unix
5 10 (10.99%) CentOS
6 5 (5.49%) Windows NT
7 4 (4.40%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.10%) Solaris
10 1 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) High Availability
2 16 (17.58%) Configuration Management
3 14 (15.38%) Presales
4 13 (14.29%) Product Management
5 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
6 10 (10.99%) Load Balancing
7 8 (8.79%) Project Management
8 7 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) Open Source
8 7 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) Software Optimisation
8 7 (7.69%) SWOT Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) Workflow
9 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.40%) Case Management
10 4 (4.40%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (4.40%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.97%) Python
2 23 (25.27%) Perl
3 16 (17.58%) C
4 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.19%) C++
6 9 (9.89%) PHP
7 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
8 7 (7.69%) Java
9 6 (6.59%) Ruby
10 4 (4.40%) SQL
11 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.10%) Jython
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) Degree
2 25 (27.47%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (19.78%) CCNP
4 17 (18.68%) CCIE
5 8 (8.79%) CISSP
6 7 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (7.69%) JNCIA
6 7 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (5.49%) CCSP
8 4 (4.40%) CEH
8 4 (4.40%) JNCIP
8 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.30%) CCIP
9 3 (3.30%) CISM
10 2 (2.20%) CCVP
11 1 (1.10%) CCNA
11 1 (1.10%) GIAC
11 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SAS 70
System Software
1 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
1 18 (19.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.58%) Squid
3 12 (13.19%) qmail
4 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.69%) NFS
6 4 (4.40%) iptables
6 4 (4.40%) ISA Server
6 4 (4.40%) NDS
6 4 (4.40%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 3 (3.30%) Snort
8 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (21.98%) Nagios
1 20 (21.98%) ZABBIX
2 16 (17.58%) Puppet
3 14 (15.38%) Graphite
3 14 (15.38%) logstash
4 12 (13.19%) Cacti
4 12 (13.19%) collectd
4 12 (13.19%) Ganglia
5 7 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (7.69%) SCCM
6 3 (3.30%) Ansible
6 3 (3.30%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (2.20%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) Cisco
2 33 (36.26%) Juniper
2 33 (36.26%) VMware
3 20 (21.98%) F5
4 16 (17.58%) CheckPoint
4 16 (17.58%) Forcepoint
5 14 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 13 (14.29%) Splunk
7 7 (7.69%) ArcSight
7 7 (7.69%) Citrix
7 7 (7.69%) GFI Software
7 7 (7.69%) Remedy
8 5 (5.49%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.40%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.40%) Novell
9 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (3.30%) Intel
11 1 (1.10%) IBM
11 1 (1.10%) Nortel
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