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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 85 112 108
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs citing SSL 38 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.29% 1.56% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.20% 5.69% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 40
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +6.74%
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
528 668 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.77% 27.35% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 335 495 468
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 £28,900 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 6 December 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 43 (64.18%) Linux
2 36 (53.73%) TCP/IP
3 31 (46.27%) Firewall
4 25 (37.31%) VPN
4 25 (37.31%) F5
5 24 (35.82%) Unix
6 23 (34.33%) Cisco
7 22 (32.84%) HTTP
8 21 (31.34%) Windows
9 19 (28.36%) MySQL
9 19 (28.36%) DNS
10 18 (26.87%) Information Security
11 17 (25.37%) Change Management
12 16 (23.88%) Juniper
12 16 (23.88%) Apache
12 16 (23.88%) Palo Alto
13 15 (22.39%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (22.39%) CCNP
13 15 (22.39%) MPLS
13 15 (22.39%) CheckPoint
14 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
14 14 (20.90%) VMware
14 14 (20.90%) Network Security
15 13 (19.40%) BGP
16 12 (17.91%) EIGRP
16 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
16 12 (17.91%) OSPF
16 12 (17.91%) Risk Management
16 12 (17.91%) Blue Coat
16 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure

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 16 (23.88%) Apache
2 7 (10.45%) Apache Spark
2 7 (10.45%) nginx
2 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.48%) SAS
3 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) Moodle
5 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.49%) Totara
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) SaaS
2 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (53.73%) TCP/IP
2 31 (46.27%) Firewall
3 25 (37.31%) VPN
4 22 (32.84%) HTTP
5 19 (28.36%) DNS
6 15 (22.39%) MPLS
7 14 (20.90%) Network Security
8 13 (19.40%) BGP
9 12 (17.91%) EIGRP
9 12 (17.91%) OSPF
10 11 (16.42%) Wireshark
11 10 (14.93%) BIG-IP
11 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (14.93%) snoop
11 10 (14.93%) tcpdump
12 8 (11.94%) SMTP
13 7 (10.45%) CTI
14 6 (8.96%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (8.96%) IPsec
15 5 (7.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) MySQL
2 7 (10.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Consultant
2 16 (23.88%) Network Engineer
3 14 (20.90%) Support Engineer
4 13 (19.40%) Security Engineer
5 12 (17.91%) Security Consultant
6 11 (16.42%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (16.42%) Network Support
6 11 (16.42%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (14.93%) Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) Architect
7 10 (14.93%) Security Support Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Applications Support
8 7 (10.45%) C Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Linux Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Linux Support
8 7 (10.45%) Security Architect
9 5 (7.46%) Malware Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Malware Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) LAMP
2 7 (10.45%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (4.48%) Middleware
4 1 (1.49%) .NET
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.49%) SAML
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) PKI
4 3 (4.48%) Fintech
5 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.49%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 43 (64.18%) Linux
2 24 (35.82%) Unix
3 21 (31.34%) Windows
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) CentOS
6 2 (2.99%) Solaris
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Debian
7 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Information Security
2 17 (25.37%) Change Management
3 12 (17.91%) Risk Management
4 10 (14.93%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
4 10 (14.93%) Service Delivery
4 10 (14.93%) Trend Analysis
5 7 (10.45%) Multithreading
5 7 (10.45%) Patch Management
5 7 (10.45%) Security Architecture
6 6 (8.96%) ITIL
6 6 (8.96%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (8.96%) Security Patching
7 5 (7.46%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (5.97%) Presales
8 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) Line Management
9 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
2 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
3 11 (16.42%) PHP
3 11 (16.42%) SQL
4 9 (13.43%) C++
4 9 (13.43%) Python
5 8 (11.94%) C
5 8 (11.94%) Perl
6 7 (10.45%) Java
7 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Tcl
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) CCNP
1 15 (22.39%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) CISSP
4 3 (4.48%) CCIE
4 3 (4.48%) CCVP
4 3 (4.48%) JNCIE
4 3 (4.48%) JNCIP
4 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.49%) CISM
6 1 (1.49%) CRISC
6 1 (1.49%) HND
6 1 (1.49%) MCITP
6 1 (1.49%) MCP
6 1 (1.49%) MCSA
6 1 (1.49%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) MCTS
6 1 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SAS 70
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (8.96%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.48%) Xen
4 2 (2.99%) Postfix
4 2 (2.99%) qmail
4 2 (2.99%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.49%) KVM
5 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) HAProxy
2 6 (8.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) F5
2 23 (34.33%) Cisco
3 16 (23.88%) Juniper
3 16 (23.88%) Palo Alto
4 15 (22.39%) CheckPoint
5 14 (20.90%) VMware
6 12 (17.91%) Blue Coat
6 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
7 10 (14.93%) NetScout
8 6 (8.96%) Imperva
8 6 (8.96%) LogLogic
9 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.48%) Ciena
10 3 (4.48%) Nortel
10 3 (4.48%) Oracle
11 2 (2.99%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (2.99%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.99%) Sun
12 1 (1.49%) HP
12 1 (1.49%) Qualys