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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 80 107 119
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +12
Permanent jobs citing SSL 27 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.95% 1.77% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.46% 6.14% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 23
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
418 635 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.22% 28.84% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 270 471 416
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 20 January 2017.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 45 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 44 (73.33%) Linux
3 30 (50.00%) HTTP
4 28 (46.67%) Unix
5 27 (45.00%) F5
6 26 (43.33%) Information Security
7 25 (41.67%) Windows
8 24 (40.00%) Firewall
9 22 (36.67%) DNS
10 20 (33.33%) Cisco
11 19 (31.67%) VPN
12 18 (30.00%) Risk Management
12 18 (30.00%) Blue Coat
13 16 (26.67%) CheckPoint
14 14 (23.33%) Change Management
14 14 (23.33%) Palo Alto
15 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (21.67%) VMware
16 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (18.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 11 (18.33%) Juniper
17 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
17 11 (18.33%) SMTP
18 10 (16.67%) MPLS
18 10 (16.67%) MySQL
18 10 (16.67%) Python
19 9 (15.00%) SQL
19 9 (15.00%) Perl
19 9 (15.00%) CCNP
19 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification

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 7 (11.67%) Apache
1 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 30 (50.00%) HTTP
3 24 (40.00%) Firewall
4 22 (36.67%) DNS
5 19 (31.67%) VPN
6 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (18.33%) SMTP
8 10 (16.67%) MPLS
9 8 (13.33%) BGP
9 8 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (13.33%) Wireshark
10 7 (11.67%) CTI
10 7 (11.67%) EIGRP
10 7 (11.67%) Network Security
10 7 (11.67%) OSPF
11 6 (10.00%) BIG-IP
11 6 (10.00%) snoop
11 6 (10.00%) tcpdump
12 4 (6.67%) Internet
12 4 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) MySQL
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Consultant
2 18 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 14 (23.33%) Support Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) Architect
4 11 (18.33%) Network Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) Security Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Security Architect
7 7 (11.67%) Applications Support
7 7 (11.67%) Linux Support
7 7 (11.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Network Support
7 7 (11.67%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Security Support Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Malware Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Associate Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) LAMP
1 3 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.67%) SAML
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) PKI
4 3 (5.00%) Fintech
5 2 (3.33%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 44 (73.33%) Linux
2 28 (46.67%) Unix
3 25 (41.67%) Windows
4 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Debian
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Information Security
2 18 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 14 (23.33%) Change Management
4 9 (15.00%) Patch Management
5 8 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 8 (13.33%) Security Patching
6 6 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 6 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (6.67%) Case Management
9 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.00%) Line Management
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (5.00%) Threat Management
10 2 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) Python
2 9 (15.00%) Perl
2 9 (15.00%) SQL
3 7 (11.67%) Java
3 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.33%) PHP
5 3 (5.00%) C++
5 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.33%) C
6 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.33%) Ruby
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) CCNP
1 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) CCIE
3 3 (5.00%) CCVP
3 3 (5.00%) CISSP
3 3 (5.00%) JNCIE
3 3 (5.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) HND
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) MCSA
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.00%) Xen
5 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.67%) KVM
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) F5
2 20 (33.33%) Cisco
3 18 (30.00%) Blue Coat
4 16 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 14 (23.33%) Palo Alto
6 13 (21.67%) VMware
7 11 (18.33%) Juniper
7 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
8 8 (13.33%) Imperva
8 8 (13.33%) LogLogic
9 6 (10.00%) NetScout
10 4 (6.67%) Forcepoint
10 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.00%) Oracle
12 2 (3.33%) Fortinet
13 1 (1.67%) Extreme Networks
13 1 (1.67%) HP
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