Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 179 178
Rank change year-on-year -39 -1 +44
Permanent jobs citing SSL 53 94 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.76% 1.33% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 5.45% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 62 141
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.15% -2.11% +11.76%

SSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,437 1,726 2,713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.56% 24.35% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,001 1,295 2,205
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £42,857 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +0.84% -1.73% +3.22%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Berkshire

SSL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SSL in Berkshire

SSL
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SSL in Berkshire

SSL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +26 25 - - 2
Reading -34 14 £57,500 +4.55% 4
Newbury -16 10 £40,000 -5.88%
Slough - 3 £60,000 -
Wokingham -9 1 £32,500 -14.47% 2
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 37 (69.81%) VPN
2 32 (60.38%) TCP/IP
3 31 (58.49%) Data Centre
4 29 (54.72%) Load Balancing
4 29 (54.72%) Network Security
4 29 (54.72%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (54.72%) Cisco
4 29 (54.72%) CCNP
4 29 (54.72%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (54.72%) MPLS
4 29 (54.72%) OSPF
4 29 (54.72%) CheckPoint
4 29 (54.72%) Network Design
5 27 (50.94%) IBM
5 27 (50.94%) SNMP
5 27 (50.94%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 27 (50.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 26 (49.06%) DNS
7 25 (47.17%) Ethernet
7 25 (47.17%) BGP
7 25 (47.17%) ITIL
7 25 (47.17%) VLAN
7 25 (47.17%) Fortinet
7 25 (47.17%) Presales
7 25 (47.17%) ITIL V3
7 25 (47.17%) SIEM
8 24 (45.28%) JNCIP
8 24 (45.28%) IIS
8 24 (45.28%) WAN
8 24 (45.28%) Juniper

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (45.28%) IIS
2 7 (13.21%) Apache
3 6 (11.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (11.32%) OpenStack
4 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.55%) JBoss
5 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
5 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
5 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.77%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 37 (69.81%) VPN
2 32 (60.38%) TCP/IP
3 29 (54.72%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (54.72%) MPLS
3 29 (54.72%) Network Security
3 29 (54.72%) OSPF
4 27 (50.94%) SNMP
5 26 (49.06%) DNS
6 25 (47.17%) BGP
6 25 (47.17%) Ethernet
6 25 (47.17%) VLAN
7 24 (45.28%) WAN
8 21 (39.62%) DHCP
9 20 (37.74%) FWSM
9 20 (37.74%) LAN
9 20 (37.74%) Wireshark
9 20 (37.74%) WLAN
10 15 (28.30%) IPsec
11 13 (24.53%) HTTP
12 9 (16.98%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 2 (3.77%) Ant
2 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
2 2 (3.77%) Toad
3 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 5 (9.43%) Billing
2 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Architect
2 20 (37.74%) Security Architect
2 20 (37.74%) Security Solutions Architect
2 20 (37.74%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Security Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Customer Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Customer Operations Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco Network Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Firewall Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Network Design Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Network Technical Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Design Architect
6 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) SOAP
2 4 (7.55%) CSS
2 4 (7.55%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) Servlets
2 4 (7.55%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.77%) jBPM
3 2 (3.77%) JDBC
3 2 (3.77%) LAMP
3 2 (3.77%) XSLT
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (58.49%) Data Centre
2 27 (50.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 20 (37.74%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
6 6 (11.32%) Blog
6 6 (11.32%) Private Cloud
7 5 (9.43%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Load Balancing
1 29 (54.72%) Network Design
2 27 (50.94%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 25 (47.17%) ITIL
3 25 (47.17%) ITIL V3
3 25 (47.17%) Presales
3 25 (47.17%) SIEM
4 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
5 20 (37.74%) Incident Management
5 20 (37.74%) Software Optimisation
5 20 (37.74%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (15.09%) DevOps
7 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (13.21%) Data Protection
7 7 (13.21%) Information Security
7 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (11.32%) API Integration
8 6 (11.32%) Identity Management
8 6 (11.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) Java
3 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.77%) PHP
5 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.77%) Python
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) CCNP
1 29 (54.72%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (45.28%) CCDP
2 24 (45.28%) JNCIP
3 20 (37.74%) CCSE
3 20 (37.74%) CISSP
3 20 (37.74%) IISP
3 20 (37.74%) ISSAP
4 4 (7.55%) CCDA
4 4 (7.55%) CCIE
4 4 (7.55%) CCNA
4 4 (7.55%) JNCIE
5 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (37.74%) QRadar
2 7 (13.21%) IBM BigFix
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.77%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) CheckPoint
1 29 (54.72%) Cisco
2 27 (50.94%) IBM
3 25 (47.17%) Fortinet
4 24 (45.28%) Juniper
5 20 (37.74%) Forcepoint
5 20 (37.74%) LogRhythm
5 20 (37.74%) Splunk
5 20 (37.74%) Tufin
6 9 (16.98%) F5
7 7 (13.21%) Black Duck
7 7 (13.21%) BMC
7 7 (13.21%) Sonatype
8 6 (11.32%) Oracle
8 6 (11.32%) VMware
9 5 (9.43%) Aruba
9 5 (9.43%) Brocade
9 5 (9.43%) HP
9 5 (9.43%) SolarWinds
9 5 (9.43%) Sourcefire