Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 224 178 212
Rank change year-on-year -46 +34 -30
Permanent jobs citing SSL 23 78 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 1.19% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 5.90% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 51
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +21.83%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -5.26%

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 1,003 1,323 1,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.61% 20.22% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 722 971 1,387
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,550 £26,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -18 8 £80,000 +120.69% 1
Reading -16 4 £52,750 -9.05% 1
Maidenhead -22 2 £29,000 -42.00%
Slough -27 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Wokingham - 1 £52,500 -
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) Network Security
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) VPN
3 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (52.17%) Palo Alto
4 11 (47.83%) CISSP
5 10 (43.48%) DNS
6 8 (34.78%) DHCP
6 8 (34.78%) Change Management
7 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
7 7 (30.43%) Validation
7 7 (30.43%) Information Security
7 7 (30.43%) SNMP
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) IBM
7 7 (30.43%) CCSP
7 7 (30.43%) Software Audit
7 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
8 6 (26.09%) Java
8 6 (26.09%) IIS
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) LAN
9 5 (21.74%) WAN
9 5 (21.74%) CCNP
9 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
9 5 (21.74%) OSPF
9 5 (21.74%) BGP

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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) nginx
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) npm
4 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Network Security
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) VPN
3 10 (43.48%) DNS
4 8 (34.78%) DHCP
5 7 (30.43%) SNMP
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
7 5 (21.74%) BGP
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (21.74%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) OSPF
7 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
8 4 (17.39%) FWSM
8 4 (17.39%) MPLS
8 4 (17.39%) VLAN
8 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
8 4 (17.39%) WLAN
9 3 (13.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Adabas
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Grunt
2 2 (8.70%) gulp
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Security Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Security Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Architect
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Junior DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) LDAP
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) Angular 2
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) DAO
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) OAuth
3 2 (8.70%) RAML
3 2 (8.70%) RequireJS
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) WCF
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) WinForms
3 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (17.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Native
5 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (8.70%) User Experience
6 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.35%) Clustering
6 1 (4.35%) DataPower
6 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (4.35%) PACS
6 1 (4.35%) PKI
6 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) DC/OS
4 1 (4.35%) Mesosphere
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) Information Security
2 7 (30.43%) Software Audit
2 7 (30.43%) Validation
3 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
3 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
3 5 (21.74%) Presales
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
4 4 (17.39%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (17.39%) Network Design
4 4 (17.39%) SIEM
4 4 (17.39%) Software Optimisation
4 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Natural
3 2 (8.70%) RPG
3 2 (8.70%) RPG IV
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Go
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CISSP
3 7 (30.43%) CCSP
4 5 (21.74%) CCNP
5 4 (17.39%) CCDP
5 4 (17.39%) CCSE
5 4 (17.39%) IISP
5 4 (17.39%) ISSAP
5 4 (17.39%) JNCIP
6 3 (13.04%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
8 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GDPR
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) iptables
2 2 (8.70%) Varnish
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) QRadar
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) Opsview
2 2 (8.70%) SELinux
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) Palo Alto
3 7 (30.43%) IBM
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) Fortinet
5 4 (17.39%) LogRhythm
5 4 (17.39%) Splunk
5 4 (17.39%) Tufin
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) Adobe
7 2 (8.70%) MuleSoft
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) Rackspace
7 2 (8.70%) webMethods
8 1 (4.35%) Citrix
8 1 (4.35%) F5
8 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
8 1 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.35%) Symantec