The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 89 137 107
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -30
Permanent jobs citing SSL 44 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.53% 0.70% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.54% 2.45% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 35
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%
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
515 654 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.60% 28.76% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 415 365 452
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SSL.

1 47 (56.63%) Linux
2 46 (55.42%) Firewall
3 44 (53.01%) DNS
4 38 (45.78%) Cisco
4 38 (45.78%) VPN
5 34 (40.96%) MPLS
6 33 (39.76%) OSPF
6 33 (39.76%) BGP
6 33 (39.76%) TCP/IP
7 32 (38.55%) HTTP
8 31 (37.35%) Juniper
8 31 (37.35%) EIGRP
9 29 (34.94%) VMware
9 29 (34.94%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (33.73%) Degree
11 27 (32.53%) Windows
12 24 (28.92%) Apache
12 24 (28.92%) MySQL
13 23 (27.71%) LAMP
13 23 (27.71%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
14 22 (26.51%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (25.30%) Python
15 21 (25.30%) Network Security
16 20 (24.10%) F5
16 20 (24.10%) IPv4
17 19 (22.89%) WAN
17 19 (22.89%) SMTP
17 19 (22.89%) IPsec
18 18 (21.69%) LDAP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (28.92%) Apache
2 18 (21.69%) nginx
3 13 (15.66%) OpenStack
4 12 (14.46%) Apache Spark
5 11 (13.25%) JBoss
5 11 (13.25%) Tomcat
5 11 (13.25%) WebLogic
6 10 (12.05%) IBM Domino
7 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (4.82%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.20%) CMS
8 1 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.20%) IIS
8 1 (1.20%) SAS
8 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.84%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
3 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (55.42%) Firewall
2 44 (53.01%) DNS
3 38 (45.78%) VPN
4 34 (40.96%) MPLS
5 33 (39.76%) BGP
5 33 (39.76%) OSPF
5 33 (39.76%) TCP/IP
6 32 (38.55%) HTTP
7 31 (37.35%) EIGRP
8 29 (34.94%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (25.30%) Network Security
10 20 (24.10%) IPv4
11 19 (22.89%) IPsec
11 19 (22.89%) SMTP
11 19 (22.89%) WAN
12 18 (21.69%) LDAP
13 16 (19.28%) Wireless
14 14 (16.87%) BIG-IP
14 14 (16.87%) VLAN
15 10 (12.05%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) MySQL
2 12 (14.46%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (14.46%) Hadoop
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.02%) Big Data
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) Subversion
3 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) Introscope
4 1 (1.20%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (16.87%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.20%) Banking
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Network Engineer
2 19 (22.89%) Support Engineer
3 17 (20.48%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (19.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (15.66%) Juniper Engineer
5 13 (15.66%) Switch Engineer
6 11 (13.25%) Administrator
6 11 (13.25%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (13.25%) Sales Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Linux Support
7 9 (10.84%) Linux Support Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (10.84%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (9.64%) Consultant
8 8 (9.64%) Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Associate Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) IT Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Juniper Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) LAMP
2 18 (21.69%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (13.25%) MCollective
3 11 (13.25%) Web Services
4 5 (6.02%) CSS
4 5 (6.02%) HTML
5 1 (1.20%) .NET
5 1 (1.20%) Middleware
5 1 (1.20%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
2 16 (19.28%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (56.63%) Linux
2 27 (32.53%) Windows
3 14 (16.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (13.25%) Unix
5 7 (8.43%) CentOS
6 5 (6.02%) Windows NT
7 4 (4.82%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.20%) Solaris
8 1 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) High Availability
2 14 (16.87%) Presales
3 13 (15.66%) Configuration Management
3 13 (15.66%) Product Management
4 11 (13.25%) Incident Management
4 11 (13.25%) Load Balancing
5 8 (9.64%) Malware Analysis
5 8 (9.64%) Project Management
5 8 (9.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (8.43%) Competitor Analysis
6 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (8.43%) Multithreading
6 7 (8.43%) Open Source
6 7 (8.43%) SWOT Analysis
6 7 (8.43%) Workflow
7 5 (6.02%) Case Management
8 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.61%) SIEM
9 3 (3.61%) Software Optimisation
10 2 (2.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.30%) Python
2 18 (21.69%) Perl
3 15 (18.07%) C
4 14 (16.87%) Bash Shell
5 12 (14.46%) PHP
5 12 (14.46%) Shell Script
6 10 (12.05%) C++
7 5 (6.02%) Ruby
8 4 (4.82%) SQL
9 3 (3.61%) Java
10 1 (1.20%) Jython
Qualifications
1 28 (33.73%) Degree
2 22 (26.51%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (20.48%) CCNP
4 16 (19.28%) CCIE
5 8 (9.64%) CISSP
6 7 (8.43%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (8.43%) JNCIA
6 7 (8.43%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (6.02%) CCSP
8 4 (4.82%) CEH
8 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.61%) CCIP
9 3 (3.61%) CISM
10 2 (2.41%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.20%) CCNA
11 1 (1.20%) GIAC
11 1 (1.20%) MCSE
11 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SAS 70
System Software
1 17 (20.48%) Active Directory
1 17 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (18.07%) Squid
3 11 (13.25%) qmail
4 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.43%) NFS
6 4 (4.82%) ISA Server
6 4 (4.82%) NDS
6 4 (4.82%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 3 (3.61%) Snort
8 2 (2.41%) iptables
9 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) Nagios
1 16 (19.28%) ZABBIX
2 13 (15.66%) Puppet
3 11 (13.25%) Cacti
3 11 (13.25%) collectd
3 11 (13.25%) Ganglia
3 11 (13.25%) Graphite
3 11 (13.25%) logstash
4 7 (8.43%) HAProxy
4 7 (8.43%) SCCM
5 5 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (45.78%) Cisco
2 31 (37.35%) Juniper
3 29 (34.94%) VMware
4 20 (24.10%) F5
5 14 (16.87%) CheckPoint
6 13 (15.66%) Forcepoint
6 13 (15.66%) Red Hat
7 11 (13.25%) Splunk
8 7 (8.43%) ArcSight
8 7 (8.43%) Citrix
8 7 (8.43%) GFI Software
8 7 (8.43%) Remedy
9 6 (7.23%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.82%) Blue Coat
11 4 (4.82%) Novell
11 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (3.61%) Intel
13 1 (1.20%) IBM
13 1 (1.20%) Nortel
Reading, Berkshire
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