Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 174 202
Rank change year-on-year -59 +28 +28
Permanent jobs citing SSL 33 96 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 1.46% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 6.26% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 71 102
Berkshire median annual salary £49,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,375 £35,000 £36,375
90th Percentile £74,375 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +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 1,322 1,533 2,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.79% 23.30% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1,192 1,927
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +5.49%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -4 19 £58,500 +75.94% 4
Newbury -6 7 £25,000 -41.18%
Wokingham -15 3 £42,500 +11.84%
Reading -39 3 - -
Maidenhead -52 1 - -
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 24 (72.73%) DNS
2 23 (69.70%) Cisco
3 21 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 19 (57.58%) VPN
4 19 (57.58%) SNMP
4 19 (57.58%) IBM
4 19 (57.58%) Juniper
4 19 (57.58%) DHCP
4 19 (57.58%) Network Security
4 19 (57.58%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 19 (57.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 18 (54.55%) IIS
5 18 (54.55%) OSPF
5 18 (54.55%) BGP
5 18 (54.55%) Load Balancing
6 17 (51.52%) Fortinet
6 17 (51.52%) Incident Management
6 17 (51.52%) CISSP
6 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (51.52%) CheckPoint
6 17 (51.52%) CCNP
6 17 (51.52%) WAN
6 17 (51.52%) LAN
6 17 (51.52%) Presales
7 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (48.48%) Wireshark
7 16 (48.48%) E-Commerce
7 16 (48.48%) ITIL
7 16 (48.48%) MPLS
7 16 (48.48%) Forcepoint

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 18 (54.55%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.09%) JBoss
4 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) DNS
2 21 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 19 (57.58%) DHCP
3 19 (57.58%) Network Security
3 19 (57.58%) SNMP
3 19 (57.58%) VPN
4 18 (54.55%) BGP
4 18 (54.55%) OSPF
5 17 (51.52%) LAN
5 17 (51.52%) WAN
6 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (48.48%) MPLS
6 16 (48.48%) VLAN
6 16 (48.48%) Wireshark
7 15 (45.45%) Cisco Firepower
7 15 (45.45%) Ethernet
7 15 (45.45%) FWSM
7 15 (45.45%) WLAN
8 9 (27.27%) Firewall
9 4 (12.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Architect
1 15 (45.45%) Security Architect
1 15 (45.45%) Security Solutions Architect
1 15 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (12.12%) Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Security Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
3 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Graduate
5 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Junior
5 1 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Servlets
1 3 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (6.06%) LAMP
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.03%) jBPM
3 1 (3.03%) JDBC
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 15 (45.45%) Cyberthreat
2 15 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Clustering
5 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.06%) PKI
6 1 (3.03%) EPoS
6 1 (3.03%) Replication
6 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
5 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 18 (54.55%) Load Balancing
3 17 (51.52%) Incident Management
3 17 (51.52%) Presales
4 16 (48.48%) E-Commerce
4 16 (48.48%) ITIL
5 15 (45.45%) ITIL V3
5 15 (45.45%) Network Design
5 15 (45.45%) SIEM
5 15 (45.45%) Software Optimisation
5 15 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (15.15%) Information Security
7 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
8 3 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) PHP 5
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) CCNP
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (51.52%) CISSP
2 15 (45.45%) CCDP
2 15 (45.45%) CCSE
2 15 (45.45%) IISP
2 15 (45.45%) ISSAP
2 15 (45.45%) JNCIP
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CCSP
4 1 (3.03%) CISA
4 1 (3.03%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) CRISC
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
2 3 (9.09%) XenApp
2 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) QRadar
2 4 (12.12%) IBM BigFix
3 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
4 2 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) IBM
2 19 (57.58%) Juniper
3 17 (51.52%) CheckPoint
3 17 (51.52%) Fortinet
4 16 (48.48%) Forcepoint
5 15 (45.45%) LogRhythm
5 15 (45.45%) Splunk
5 15 (45.45%) Tufin
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) Black Duck
7 4 (12.12%) BMC
7 4 (12.12%) Sonatype
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) Citrix
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle
8 3 (9.09%) Sybase
9 2 (6.06%) Symantec
10 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
10 1 (3.03%) Google