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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 120 102 124
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Permanent jobs citing SSL 23 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.02% 1.57% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 5.12% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 7
Average salary £44,875 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.47% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
632 722 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.09% 30.61% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 366 451 608
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 2 June 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 32 (74.42%) Firewall
2 31 (72.09%) DNS
3 23 (53.49%) TCP/IP
3 23 (53.49%) VMware
4 18 (41.86%) VPN
5 17 (39.53%) Cisco
6 16 (37.21%) Windows
7 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
7 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (32.56%) LAN
8 14 (32.56%) DHCP
8 14 (32.56%) Symantec
9 13 (30.23%) Project Management
9 13 (30.23%) HTTP
9 13 (30.23%) Linux
9 13 (30.23%) MS Office
10 12 (27.91%) Python
10 12 (27.91%) Client/Server
10 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
10 12 (27.91%) Juniper
10 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
10 12 (27.91%) VMware ESX
10 12 (27.91%) Migration
10 12 (27.91%) F5
11 11 (25.58%) Change Control
11 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
11 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (25.58%) Windows 7

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
1 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.60%) nginx
2 8 (18.60%) OpenStack
2 8 (18.60%) WebLogic
2 8 (18.60%) Apache
2 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
2 8 (18.60%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) Eucalyptus
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.65%) Office 365
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.33%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) Firewall
2 31 (72.09%) DNS
3 23 (53.49%) TCP/IP
4 18 (41.86%) VPN
5 14 (32.56%) LAN
5 14 (32.56%) DHCP
6 13 (30.23%) HTTP
7 10 (23.26%) SMTP
8 9 (20.93%) LDAP
8 9 (20.93%) BGP
8 9 (20.93%) EIGRP
9 8 (18.60%) Network Security
9 8 (18.60%) OSPF
10 7 (16.28%) IPsec
11 6 (13.95%) MPLS
12 5 (11.63%) WAN
12 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (11.63%) BIG-IP
13 4 (9.30%) Nortel Alteon
14 3 (6.98%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
1 5 (11.63%) MCollective
2 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) FastCGI
2 1 (2.33%) REST
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (2.33%) LINQ
2 1 (2.33%) WCF
2 1 (2.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Client/Server
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Linux
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
3 11 (25.58%) Windows XP
4 7 (16.28%) UNIX
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) CentOS
6 3 (6.98%) SUSE
7 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.65%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Solaris
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Project Management
2 12 (27.91%) Migration
3 11 (25.58%) Change Control
3 11 (25.58%) Project Planning
4 10 (23.26%) Security Patching
5 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.98%) Line Management
9 2 (4.65%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) Python
2 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
3 9 (20.93%) Perl
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) C++
4 3 (6.98%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.95%) Degree
3 4 (9.30%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) CCSP
5 1 (2.33%) CCIP
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) RHCE
5 1 (2.33%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) SSCP
5 1 (2.33%) GIAC
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) VMware ESX
3 8 (18.60%) qmail
3 8 (18.60%) Squid
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.33%) VMFS
4 1 (2.33%) vCloud
4 1 (2.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Backup Exec
1 11 (25.58%) WSUS
2 8 (18.60%) ZABBIX
2 8 (18.60%) Nagios
3 6 (13.95%) Puppet
4 5 (11.63%) Cacti
4 5 (11.63%) Ganglia
4 5 (11.63%) collectd
4 5 (11.63%) logstash
4 5 (11.63%) Graphite
5 2 (4.65%) SCCM
6 1 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.33%) SCOM
6 1 (2.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) VMware
2 17 (39.53%) Cisco
3 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) Symantec
5 12 (27.91%) Juniper
5 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
5 12 (27.91%) F5
6 7 (16.28%) Blue Coat
7 6 (13.95%) HP
8 5 (11.63%) Splunk
9 4 (9.30%) Nortel
9 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.98%) Citrix
10 3 (6.98%) Websense
10 3 (6.98%) McAfee
11 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
12 1 (2.33%) Sun
12 1 (2.33%) IBM
12 1 (2.33%) Dell
12 1 (2.33%) EMC
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