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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 102 125 107
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing SSL 45 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.73% 0.79% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 2.51% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 41 9 18
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
809 756 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.07% 31.32% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 440 534 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 23 October 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 59 (88.06%) Firewall
2 51 (76.12%) DNS
3 46 (68.66%) TCP/IP
3 46 (68.66%) Cisco
4 43 (64.18%) F5
5 37 (55.22%) Juniper
6 36 (53.73%) VPN
7 35 (52.24%) OSPF
7 35 (52.24%) BGP
7 35 (52.24%) EIGRP
8 33 (49.25%) Network Security
9 26 (38.81%) CheckPoint
10 23 (34.33%) HTTP
11 22 (32.84%) SMTP
12 17 (25.37%) Internet
12 17 (25.37%) IGRP
12 17 (25.37%) TACACS
12 17 (25.37%) Problem Management
13 15 (22.39%) BIG-IP
14 13 (19.40%) LDAP
15 11 (16.42%) Information Security
15 11 (16.42%) Finance
15 11 (16.42%) LAN
15 11 (16.42%) WAN
15 11 (16.42%) HP
15 11 (16.42%) Load Balancing
16 10 (14.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (14.93%) VLAN
16 10 (14.93%) Wireshark
16 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.99%) GroupWise
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (88.06%) Firewall
2 51 (76.12%) DNS
3 46 (68.66%) TCP/IP
4 36 (53.73%) VPN
5 35 (52.24%) OSPF
5 35 (52.24%) BGP
5 35 (52.24%) EIGRP
6 33 (49.25%) Network Security
7 23 (34.33%) HTTP
8 22 (32.84%) SMTP
9 17 (25.37%) IGRP
9 17 (25.37%) TACACS
9 17 (25.37%) Internet
10 15 (22.39%) BIG-IP
11 13 (19.40%) LDAP
12 11 (16.42%) LAN
12 11 (16.42%) WAN
13 10 (14.93%) DHCP
13 10 (14.93%) FTP
13 10 (14.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) French Language
2 2 (2.99%) German Language
2 2 (2.99%) Italian Language
2 2 (2.99%) Spanish Language
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Network Engineer
2 22 (32.84%) Security Engineer
3 20 (29.85%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (20.90%) Consultant
5 12 (17.91%) Security Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) Network Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (8.96%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Lead Network Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Sales Executive
10 2 (2.99%) Administrator
10 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.99%) Mobility Engineer
11 1 (1.49%) Web Analyst
11 1 (1.49%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) SOAP
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) ODBC
4 1 (1.49%) LAMP
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) PKI
1 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) iPhone
3 2 (2.99%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.99%) Android
6 2 (2.99%) CentOS
6 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.99%) VMS
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Problem Management
2 11 (16.42%) Load Balancing
2 11 (16.42%) Information Security
3 9 (13.43%) Network Design
3 9 (13.43%) Network Management
3 9 (13.43%) Capacity Management
4 8 (11.94%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.45%) ITIL
6 6 (8.96%) Line Management
7 5 (7.46%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (7.46%) OWASP
7 5 (7.46%) Identity Management
8 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.97%) Change Control
9 2 (2.99%) Software Distribution
9 2 (2.99%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.99%) High Availability
9 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.45%) C++
2 7 (10.45%) Java
2 7 (10.45%) C
2 7 (10.45%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.96%) PHP
4 5 (7.46%) Tcl
4 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.46%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) Python
5 2 (2.99%) Perl
5 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.94%) CCNP
3 4 (5.97%) CCNA
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.99%) CWNA
4 2 (2.99%) MCITP
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) MCSE
4 2 (2.99%) CCIE
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.96%) COBIT
2 6 (8.96%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.46%) SLA
4 4 (5.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.99%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.99%) Nmap
3 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) KVM
4 1 (1.49%) qmail
4 1 (1.49%) Squid
4 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) CiscoWorks
1 9 (13.43%) HP NNM
2 2 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.49%) Plesk
3 1 (1.49%) WMI
3 1 (1.49%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 46 (68.66%) Cisco
2 43 (64.18%) F5
3 37 (55.22%) Juniper
4 26 (38.81%) CheckPoint
5 11 (16.42%) HP
6 8 (11.94%) NetScout
7 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.46%) Imperva
8 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.97%) VMware
10 3 (4.48%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.99%) Brocade
11 2 (2.99%) Symantec
11 2 (2.99%) Dell
11 2 (2.99%) EMC
11 2 (2.99%) Nortel
11 2 (2.99%) Citrix
11 2 (2.99%) CA
11 2 (2.99%) Hitachi
11 2 (2.99%) NetApp
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