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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 64 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs citing SSL 4 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.66% 3.76% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 11.52% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 9
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
171 165 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.36% 32.67% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 121 148 105
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Slough

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Squid
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
2 3 (75.00%) qmail
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) WPA
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) WPA2
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Squid
1 3 (75.00%) qmail
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Tripwire