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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 117 129 114
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing SSL 21 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 0.68% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.85% 2.16% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 13
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
738 740 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.17% 31.24% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 408 529 512
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 January 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 61 (92.42%) Firewall
2 50 (75.76%) Cisco
3 45 (68.18%) DNS
4 43 (65.15%) VPN
5 41 (62.12%) F5
6 40 (60.61%) TCP/IP
7 38 (57.58%) OSPF
7 38 (57.58%) BGP
7 38 (57.58%) EIGRP
7 38 (57.58%) Juniper
8 36 (54.55%) Network Security
9 23 (34.85%) Problem Management
10 19 (28.79%) BIG-IP
11 18 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (24.24%) CheckPoint
13 15 (22.73%) CCNP
14 13 (19.70%) IPsec
15 12 (18.18%) Wireshark
15 12 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (18.18%) tcpdump
16 11 (16.67%) Information Security
16 11 (16.67%) DHCP
17 10 (15.15%) VMware
17 10 (15.15%) NetScout
17 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (13.64%) Line Management
19 8 (12.12%) MPLS
19 8 (12.12%) HP
19 8 (12.12%) PPP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (92.42%) Firewall
2 45 (68.18%) DNS
3 43 (65.15%) VPN
4 40 (60.61%) TCP/IP
5 38 (57.58%) OSPF
5 38 (57.58%) BGP
5 38 (57.58%) EIGRP
6 36 (54.55%) Network Security
7 19 (28.79%) BIG-IP
8 13 (19.70%) IPsec
9 12 (18.18%) Wireshark
9 12 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (18.18%) tcpdump
10 11 (16.67%) DHCP
11 8 (12.12%) MPLS
11 8 (12.12%) PPP
12 7 (10.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (10.61%) FTP
12 7 (10.61%) HTTP
12 7 (10.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Network Engineer
2 26 (39.39%) Network Security Engineer
2 26 (39.39%) Security Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) Security Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Sales Executive
7 4 (6.06%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.03%) Network Team Leader
9 2 (3.03%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) Implementation Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) Technical Design Authority
10 1 (1.52%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (1.52%) Support Consultant
10 1 (1.52%) Sales Consultant
10 1 (1.52%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) PKI
3 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) Clustering
4 2 (3.03%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
1 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) UNIX
2 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
2 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.03%) VMS
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.03%) CentOS
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Problem Management
2 11 (16.67%) Information Security
3 9 (13.64%) Line Management
4 8 (12.12%) Change Control
5 7 (10.61%) ITIL
6 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (7.58%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (7.58%) OWASP
7 5 (7.58%) Identity Management
7 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.06%) Migration
8 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) Network Architecture
9 3 (4.55%) Project Management
10 2 (3.03%) Network Design
10 2 (3.03%) High Availability
10 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
2 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
3 6 (9.09%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.58%) Tcl
4 5 (7.58%) C
4 5 (7.58%) C#
4 5 (7.58%) C++
4 5 (7.58%) Java
4 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.58%) PHP
5 3 (4.55%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (22.73%) CCNP
3 6 (9.09%) CCIE
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
5 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.55%) CCIP
6 3 (4.55%) CCSP
6 3 (4.55%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.03%) CWNA
8 1 (1.52%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.09%) COBIT
3 4 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (6.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.03%) Nmap
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.06%) WSUS
3 2 (3.03%) HP NNM
3 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (75.76%) Cisco
2 41 (62.12%) F5
3 38 (57.58%) Juniper
4 16 (24.24%) CheckPoint
5 10 (15.15%) VMware
5 10 (15.15%) NetScout
6 8 (12.12%) HP
7 7 (10.61%) Symantec
8 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 5 (7.58%) Imperva
10 3 (4.55%) Nortel
11 2 (3.03%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.03%) Brocade
11 2 (3.03%) Dell
11 2 (3.03%) EMC
11 2 (3.03%) CA
11 2 (3.03%) Hitachi
11 2 (3.03%) NetApp
11 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago