The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 68 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.47% 4.03% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.95% 16.22% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 2
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £65,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 148 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.02% 24.83% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 99 125 115
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SSL
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Slough region.

SSL Salary Trend in Slough

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 35 (94.59%) VPN
2 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 31 (83.78%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (81.08%) IPsec
4 28 (75.68%) Firewall
5 26 (70.27%) CCNA
6 25 (67.57%) OSPF
6 25 (67.57%) BGP
7 20 (54.05%) DNS
7 20 (54.05%) Network Management
8 19 (51.35%) MPLS
9 17 (45.95%) Change Management
10 16 (43.24%) VMware
10 16 (43.24%) SLA
11 15 (40.54%) Wireless
12 14 (37.84%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
12 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 14 (37.84%) Degree
12 14 (37.84%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (37.84%) vSphere
12 14 (37.84%) Multicast
13 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
13 13 (35.14%) Linux
14 12 (32.43%) LAN
14 12 (32.43%) WAN
14 12 (32.43%) Juniper
14 12 (32.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (32.43%) Polycom

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 10 (27.03%) Lync
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) Drupal
4 2 (5.41%) Alfresco
4 2 (5.41%) WordPress
5 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 35 (94.59%) VPN
2 30 (81.08%) IPsec
3 28 (75.68%) Firewall
4 25 (67.57%) OSPF
4 25 (67.57%) BGP
5 20 (54.05%) DNS
6 19 (51.35%) MPLS
7 15 (40.54%) Wireless
8 14 (37.84%) Multicast
9 12 (32.43%) LAN
9 12 (32.43%) WAN
9 12 (32.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (32.43%) Network Security
10 11 (29.73%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (29.73%) VoIP
11 5 (13.51%) L2TP
11 5 (13.51%) Broadband
11 5 (13.51%) WLAN
11 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Network Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) NOC Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Network Support
6 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Support
8 1 (2.70%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Web Hosting Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) CentOS
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Network Management
2 17 (45.95%) Change Management
3 10 (27.03%) Data Security
4 9 (24.32%) Change Control
5 8 (21.62%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) ITIL
7 5 (13.51%) OpenUP
7 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.70%) Migration
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (70.27%) CCNA
3 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
3 14 (37.84%) Degree
4 10 (27.03%) CCSP
4 10 (27.03%) JNCIA
5 9 (24.32%) CCNP
6 5 (13.51%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) SLA
2 14 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (27.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (27.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware ESXi
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (37.84%) vSphere
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Zenoss
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (8.11%) cPanel
3 3 (8.11%) Plesk
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (32.43%) Juniper
4 12 (32.43%) Polycom
5 11 (29.73%) ServiceNow
5 11 (29.73%) Avaya
6 10 (27.03%) SolarWinds
7 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint
8 5 (13.51%) BT
9 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.70%) HP
10 1 (2.70%) Dell
10 1 (2.70%) Citrix