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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 117 132 117
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing SSL 32 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.26% 0.60% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.63% 1.92% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 17
Average salary £39,250 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.79% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £37,000 £43,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
882 783 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.82% 31.46% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 448 536 506
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 54 (84.38%) Firewall
2 46 (71.88%) Cisco
3 44 (68.75%) DNS
4 39 (60.94%) TCP/IP
4 39 (60.94%) VPN
5 37 (57.81%) F5
6 36 (56.25%) Juniper
7 35 (54.69%) OSPF
7 35 (54.69%) BGP
7 35 (54.69%) EIGRP
8 34 (53.13%) Network Security
9 22 (34.38%) Problem Management
10 18 (28.13%) BIG-IP
11 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (21.88%) CheckPoint
13 13 (20.31%) CCNP
14 12 (18.75%) HTTP
14 12 (18.75%) Wireshark
14 12 (18.75%) tcpdump
15 11 (17.19%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (17.19%) Information Security
16 10 (15.63%) IPsec
16 10 (15.63%) NetScout
16 10 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
17 9 (14.06%) SMTP
17 9 (14.06%) Linux
18 8 (12.50%) FTP
18 8 (12.50%) Line Management
18 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 3 (4.69%) IIS
1 3 (4.69%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (84.38%) Firewall
2 44 (68.75%) DNS
3 39 (60.94%) TCP/IP
3 39 (60.94%) VPN
4 35 (54.69%) OSPF
4 35 (54.69%) BGP
4 35 (54.69%) EIGRP
5 34 (53.13%) Network Security
6 18 (28.13%) BIG-IP
7 12 (18.75%) Wireshark
7 12 (18.75%) tcpdump
7 12 (18.75%) HTTP
8 11 (17.19%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (15.63%) IPsec
10 9 (14.06%) SMTP
11 8 (12.50%) FTP
12 7 (10.94%) Internet
13 6 (9.38%) IGRP
13 6 (9.38%) TACACS
13 6 (9.38%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Network Engineer
2 26 (40.63%) Security Engineer
3 25 (39.06%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Consultant
5 9 (14.06%) Security Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Lead Network Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Sales Executive
8 4 (6.25%) Network Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Network Team Leader
9 2 (3.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.56%) Implementation Consultant
10 1 (1.56%) Technical Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) HTML
2 2 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) LAMP
3 1 (1.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) PKI
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) UNIX
5 2 (3.13%) VMS
5 2 (3.13%) CentOS
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Problem Management
2 11 (17.19%) Information Security
3 8 (12.50%) Line Management
4 7 (10.94%) ITIL
5 5 (7.81%) Identity Management
5 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (7.81%) OWASP
6 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.25%) Change Control
6 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.69%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.13%) Network Management
8 2 (3.13%) High Availability
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.13%) Network Design
9 1 (1.56%) Content Management
9 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.94%) Shell Script
3 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.38%) PHP
3 6 (9.38%) SQL
4 5 (7.81%) C
4 5 (7.81%) C#
4 5 (7.81%) C++
4 5 (7.81%) Java
4 5 (7.81%) Tcl
5 4 (6.25%) Perl
6 2 (3.13%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.31%) CCNP
3 5 (7.81%) CCIE
3 5 (7.81%) CCNA
4 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.13%) CWNA
5 2 (3.13%) JNCIA
5 2 (3.13%) CCSP
5 2 (3.13%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.38%) COBIT
2 6 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.25%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.13%) Nmap
3 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.56%) KVM
4 1 (1.56%) Squid
4 1 (1.56%) Xen
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) qmail
4 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.13%) HP NNM
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Plesk
2 1 (1.56%) WMI
2 1 (1.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 46 (71.88%) Cisco
2 37 (57.81%) F5
3 36 (56.25%) Juniper
4 14 (21.88%) CheckPoint
5 10 (15.63%) NetScout
6 7 (10.94%) VMware
6 7 (10.94%) HP
7 5 (7.81%) Imperva
7 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.13%) Symantec
8 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.13%) Brocade
8 2 (3.13%) Dell
8 2 (3.13%) EMC
8 2 (3.13%) Nortel
8 2 (3.13%) CA
8 2 (3.13%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.13%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) Nokia
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