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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 43 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 21 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.07% 0.95% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.15% 4.23% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
130 142 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.19% 22.43% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 115 109 137
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Slough region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Slough

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 28 (82.35%) DNS
2 24 (70.59%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (64.71%) Cisco
3 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 22 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (61.76%) VPN
4 21 (61.76%) CCNA
5 20 (58.82%) SLA
6 19 (55.88%) VMware
7 18 (52.94%) Degree
8 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
8 16 (47.06%) Windows
9 15 (44.12%) IPsec
9 15 (44.12%) MPLS
9 15 (44.12%) OSPF
9 15 (44.12%) BGP
9 15 (44.12%) Firewall
9 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
9 15 (44.12%) Zenoss
9 15 (44.12%) Lync
9 15 (44.12%) Network Management
9 15 (44.12%) vSphere
9 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 15 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (44.12%) Video Conferencing
9 15 (44.12%) Multicast
10 9 (26.47%) F5
10 9 (26.47%) Polycom
11 8 (23.53%) Data Security

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 15 (44.12%) Lync
2 6 (17.65%) Drupal
2 6 (17.65%) Alfresco
2 6 (17.65%) WordPress
3 4 (11.76%) CMS
4 3 (8.82%) Apache
4 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.88%) NetWeaver
5 2 (5.88%) SAP Web AS
6 1 (2.94%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (5.88%) SAP CO
1 2 (5.88%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) DNS
2 21 (61.76%) VPN
3 15 (44.12%) MPLS
3 15 (44.12%) OSPF
3 15 (44.12%) BGP
3 15 (44.12%) Firewall
3 15 (44.12%) IPsec
3 15 (44.12%) Multicast
4 6 (17.65%) Network Security
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
5 5 (14.71%) FTP
6 2 (5.88%) HTTP
6 2 (5.88%) S/MIME
7 1 (2.94%) IPv6
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) 4G
7 1 (2.94%) GPRS
7 1 (2.94%) GSM
7 1 (2.94%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) DB2
1 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) NOC Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Principle Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Server Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Support
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.94%) WML
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) WAP
2 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
3 6 (17.65%) CentOS
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) AIX
6 2 (5.88%) UNIX
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Network Management
2 8 (23.53%) Data Security
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) SAP Security
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) ABAP
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (61.76%) CCNA
3 18 (52.94%) Degree
4 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (58.82%) SLA
2 15 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 6 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (44.12%) vSphere
3 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) Zenoss
2 6 (17.65%) Plesk
2 6 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 9 (26.47%) Polycom
4 9 (26.47%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) Juniper
5 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) HP