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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 84 111 128
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 57 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.54% 1.05% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.34% 3.48% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
610 748 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.22% 30.11% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 417 425 503
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 46 (59.74%) Python
2 43 (55.84%) HTTP
3 42 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 36 (46.75%) Linux
5 35 (45.45%) DNS
6 32 (41.56%) VMware
7 31 (40.26%) Perl
8 28 (36.36%) Cisco
8 28 (36.36%) Firewall
9 27 (35.06%) VPN
10 26 (33.77%) SMTP
10 26 (33.77%) OpenStack
11 25 (32.47%) Apache
11 25 (32.47%) LDAP
11 25 (32.47%) Degree
11 25 (32.47%) Amazon AWS
12 24 (31.17%) nginx
13 23 (29.87%) Computer Science
14 22 (28.57%) Puppet
14 22 (28.57%) Tomcat
14 22 (28.57%) MySQL
14 22 (28.57%) Configuration Management
15 21 (27.27%) Nagios
15 21 (27.27%) WebLogic
15 21 (27.27%) ZABBIX
15 21 (27.27%) qmail
15 21 (27.27%) Squid
16 20 (25.97%) JBoss
16 20 (25.97%) Websense
17 18 (23.38%) BGP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (33.77%) OpenStack
2 25 (32.47%) Apache
3 24 (31.17%) nginx
4 22 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 21 (27.27%) WebLogic
6 20 (25.97%) JBoss
7 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
8 3 (3.90%) Apache Spark
8 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.60%) IIS
10 1 (1.30%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.47%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (23.38%) SaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.30%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 43 (55.84%) HTTP
2 42 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 35 (45.45%) DNS
4 28 (36.36%) Firewall
5 27 (35.06%) VPN
6 26 (33.77%) SMTP
7 25 (32.47%) LDAP
8 18 (23.38%) BGP
9 17 (22.08%) OSPF
10 16 (20.78%) MPLS
10 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (16.88%) IPsec
11 13 (16.88%) EIGRP
11 13 (16.88%) LAN
11 13 (16.88%) WAN
12 9 (11.69%) Internet
13 8 (10.39%) IPv4
14 7 (9.09%) L2TP
15 5 (6.49%) DHCP
16 4 (5.19%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) Selenium
2 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Support Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Senior Support Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Applications Support
4 11 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Network Design Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Design Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Graduate
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Linux Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) Web Services
2 16 (20.78%) MCollective
3 2 (2.60%) SOAP
4 1 (1.30%) FastCGI
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.30%) HTML
4 1 (1.30%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) CSS
4 1 (1.30%) Ajax
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (1.30%) REST
4 1 (1.30%) WCF
4 1 (1.30%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.30%) Clustering
7 1 (1.30%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.75%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) UNIX
3 10 (12.99%) Windows
4 9 (11.69%) CentOS
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.19%) SUSE
7 2 (2.60%) Android
7 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.30%) Debian
8 1 (1.30%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 17 (22.08%) Incident Management
3 10 (12.99%) Network Design
3 10 (12.99%) Migration
4 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.39%) Change Management
5 7 (9.09%) Project Management
5 7 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.49%) Cyber Security
8 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.19%) Manual Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Change Control
8 4 (5.19%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.19%) DevOps
8 4 (5.19%) Security Patching
9 3 (3.90%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) Python
2 31 (40.26%) Perl
3 17 (22.08%) Java
4 16 (20.78%) C++
5 12 (15.58%) C
6 11 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.19%) PHP
10 2 (2.60%) SQL
11 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.30%) C#
11 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (32.47%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (11.69%) CCIE
4 5 (6.49%) JNCIP
5 4 (5.19%) JNCIA
5 4 (5.19%) CCSP
5 4 (5.19%) CCIP
6 3 (3.90%) CCNP
6 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.30%) GIAC
8 1 (1.30%) SSCP
8 1 (1.30%) CCNA
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.30%) RHCE
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.30%) CISSP
8 1 (1.30%) MCSE
8 1 (1.30%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.18%) QA
2 4 (5.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (27.27%) qmail
1 21 (27.27%) Squid
2 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.79%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.49%) iptables
6 1 (1.30%) vCloud
6 1 (1.30%) Snort
6 1 (1.30%) VMFS
6 1 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 22 (28.57%) Puppet
2 21 (27.27%) Nagios
2 21 (27.27%) ZABBIX
3 17 (22.08%) logstash
3 17 (22.08%) Graphite
4 16 (20.78%) collectd
4 16 (20.78%) Cacti
4 16 (20.78%) Ganglia
5 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (5.19%) WSUS
6 4 (5.19%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.90%) HAProxy
8 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (2.60%) HP NNM
8 2 (2.60%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (1.30%) SCCM
9 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) VMware
2 28 (36.36%) Cisco
3 20 (25.97%) Websense
4 18 (23.38%) Juniper
5 16 (20.78%) Splunk
6 13 (16.88%) CheckPoint
7 11 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 11 (14.29%) F5
8 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
9 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.49%) Symantec
10 5 (6.49%) HP
11 3 (3.90%) Nortel
12 2 (2.60%) Sun
13 1 (1.30%) FireEye
13 1 (1.30%) McAfee
13 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (1.30%) CA
13 1 (1.30%) NetApp
13 1 (1.30%) Novell
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago