Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 169 222
Rank change year-on-year -64 +53 -21
Permanent jobs citing SSL 26 84 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.42% 1.38% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 6.40% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 65 65
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £58,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.17% +16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,100 £33,150
90th Percentile £82,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +13.33% -

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 1,057 1,312 2,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.92% 21.54% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 807 998 1,568
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,925 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £74,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -10 13 £80,000 +120.69%
Reading -29 4 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Wokingham +6 3 £52,500 +84.21% 1
Maidenhead -40 3 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Newbury - 2 - -
Slough -14 1 £55,000 -8.33%
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) DNS
3 13 (50.00%) DHCP
3 13 (50.00%) SNMP
3 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (50.00%) Network Security
4 12 (46.15%) VPN
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) OSPF
5 11 (42.31%) BGP
6 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 10 (38.46%) LAN
6 10 (38.46%) CCNP
6 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (38.46%) IIS
6 10 (38.46%) Fortinet
6 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
6 10 (38.46%) Presales
7 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
7 9 (34.62%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) IBM
7 9 (34.62%) CISSP
8 8 (30.77%) MPLS
8 8 (30.77%) Juniper
8 8 (30.77%) ITIL
8 8 (30.77%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS

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 10 (38.46%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) nginx
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 4 (15.38%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) CMS
4 2 (7.69%) EPiServer
4 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 2 (7.69%) npm
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) DNS
2 13 (50.00%) DHCP
2 13 (50.00%) Network Security
2 13 (50.00%) SNMP
2 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 12 (46.15%) VPN
4 11 (42.31%) BGP
4 11 (42.31%) OSPF
5 10 (38.46%) LAN
5 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (30.77%) MPLS
7 8 (30.77%) VLAN
7 8 (30.77%) Wireshark
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco Firepower
8 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
8 7 (26.92%) FWSM
8 7 (26.92%) WLAN
9 5 (19.23%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) Grunt
4 2 (7.69%) gulp
4 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.69%) webpack
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Security Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Security Solutions Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Security Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Presales Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Presales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) LAMP
3 3 (11.54%) jQuery
3 3 (11.54%) LDAP
3 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) JSON
4 2 (7.69%) OAuth
4 2 (7.69%) OAuth2
4 2 (7.69%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) RESTful
4 2 (7.69%) Sass
4 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) WCF
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) WinForms
4 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (26.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Native
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) PACS
5 1 (3.85%) Replication
5 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Debian
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
1 10 (38.46%) Presales
2 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL V3
4 7 (26.92%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 7 (26.92%) Network Design
4 7 (26.92%) SIEM
4 7 (26.92%) Software Optimisation
4 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Coaching
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Line Management
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) Natural
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) RPG
4 2 (7.69%) RPG IV
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CCNP
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (34.62%) CISSP
3 7 (26.92%) CCDP
3 7 (26.92%) CCSE
3 7 (26.92%) IISP
3 7 (26.92%) ISSAP
3 7 (26.92%) JNCIP
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
4 3 (11.54%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) CCSP
6 1 (3.85%) CISA
6 1 (3.85%) CISM
6 1 (3.85%) CRISC
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GDPR
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) HL7
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
2 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.69%) iptables
3 2 (7.69%) Varnish
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) QRadar
2 3 (11.54%) SCOrch
3 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.69%) Opsview
3 2 (7.69%) SELinux
3 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
2 10 (38.46%) Fortinet
3 9 (34.62%) IBM
4 8 (30.77%) Juniper
5 7 (26.92%) LogRhythm
5 7 (26.92%) Splunk
5 7 (26.92%) Tufin
6 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
7 5 (19.23%) Forcepoint
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) Citrix
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle
10 2 (7.69%) Adobe
10 2 (7.69%) MuleSoft
10 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
10 2 (7.69%) Symantec
10 2 (7.69%) webMethods
11 1 (3.85%) F5