The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 117 126 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing SSL 24 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.02% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.26% 1.14% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 9
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
736 700 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.32% 31.04% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 402 535 427
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSL
Berkshire

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 28 July 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 48 (72.73%) TCP/IP
1 48 (72.73%) DNS
2 45 (68.18%) Firewall
3 39 (59.09%) SMTP
3 39 (59.09%) HTTP
4 38 (57.58%) CheckPoint
5 36 (54.55%) Cisco
6 34 (51.52%) Internet
7 31 (46.97%) LDAP
8 30 (45.45%) OSPF
8 30 (45.45%) BGP
8 30 (45.45%) EIGRP
8 30 (45.45%) Load Balancing
8 30 (45.45%) F5
9 29 (43.94%) Finance
10 28 (42.42%) IGRP
10 28 (42.42%) TACACS
11 25 (37.88%) WAN
12 24 (36.36%) LAN
13 23 (34.85%) Juniper
14 22 (33.33%) HP
15 21 (31.82%) SOAP
15 21 (31.82%) WebSphere
16 20 (30.30%) Network Design
16 20 (30.30%) HP NNM
16 20 (30.30%) Capacity Management
16 20 (30.30%) Network Management
16 20 (30.30%) CiscoWorks
17 18 (27.27%) VPN
18 17 (25.76%) NetScaler

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (6.06%) GroupWise
3 3 (4.55%) CMS
3 3 (4.55%) WordPress
3 3 (4.55%) Drupal
3 3 (4.55%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (72.73%) TCP/IP
1 48 (72.73%) DNS
2 45 (68.18%) Firewall
3 39 (59.09%) SMTP
3 39 (59.09%) HTTP
4 34 (51.52%) Internet
5 31 (46.97%) LDAP
6 30 (45.45%) OSPF
6 30 (45.45%) BGP
6 30 (45.45%) EIGRP
7 28 (42.42%) IGRP
7 28 (42.42%) TACACS
8 25 (37.88%) WAN
9 24 (36.36%) LAN
10 18 (27.27%) VPN
11 17 (25.76%) NetScaler
12 11 (16.67%) FTP
12 11 (16.67%) Network Security
13 10 (15.15%) DHCP
14 9 (13.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (43.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) French Language
3 3 (4.55%) German Language
3 3 (4.55%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Network Engineer
2 17 (25.76%) Firewall Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) Administrator
5 9 (13.64%) Security Consultant
5 9 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (12.12%) Network Consultant
7 7 (10.61%) Security Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Linux Support
10 3 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) SOAP
2 4 (6.06%) ODBC
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.52%) LAMP
4 1 (1.52%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) XSD
4 1 (1.52%) XSLT
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.06%) PKI
2 4 (6.06%) iPhone
2 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Firmware
5 1 (1.52%) HACMP
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) DataPower
5 1 (1.52%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Windows
3 8 (12.12%) CentOS
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (6.06%) Android
5 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.03%) UNIX
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) VMS
8 1 (1.52%) Solaris
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 20 (30.30%) Network Design
2 20 (30.30%) Capacity Management
2 20 (30.30%) Network Management
3 4 (6.06%) Software Distribution
3 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
3 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
3 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (4.55%) OO
4 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.55%) Migration
5 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.03%) Web Development
5 2 (3.03%) ITIL
5 2 (3.03%) Data Security
6 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.52%) MVC
6 1 (1.52%) OOP
6 1 (1.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.61%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 4 (6.06%) C
3 4 (6.06%) C++
3 4 (6.06%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) XPath
5 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.09%) CCNP
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
5 4 (6.06%) MCITP
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.06%) CCIE
5 4 (6.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.52%) CWNA
6 1 (1.52%) RHCE
6 1 (1.52%) SCSA
6 1 (1.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) ProxySG
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) KVM
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.52%) Xen
5 1 (1.52%) Squid
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.52%) Nmap
5 1 (1.52%) VMFS
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) qmail
5 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) HP NNM
1 20 (30.30%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (6.06%) Plesk
3 1 (1.52%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.52%) WMI
3 1 (1.52%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) CheckPoint
2 36 (54.55%) Cisco
3 30 (45.45%) F5
4 23 (34.85%) Juniper
5 22 (33.33%) HP
6 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 10 (15.15%) Blue Coat
8 9 (13.64%) Nokia
8 9 (13.64%) Citrix
9 8 (12.12%) VMware
10 4 (6.06%) SOTI
10 4 (6.06%) MobileIron
11 2 (3.03%) NetScout
11 2 (3.03%) Nortel
12 1 (1.52%) Veritas
12 1 (1.52%) CA
12 1 (1.52%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.52%) NetApp
12 1 (1.52%) Symantec
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