Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 135 188 231
Rank change year-on-year +53 +43 -47
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 35 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.25% 0.69% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 4.28% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 34 29
Median annual salary £90,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% +4.35%
10th Percentile £51,125 £48,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +2.68%

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 361 818 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.08% 16.10% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 289 603 733
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.14% +8.89%
10th Percentile £32,400 £25,200 £27,600
90th Percentile £87,000 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Berkshire

SSL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SSL in Berkshire.

Salary trend for SSL in Berkshire

SSL
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SSL in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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
Reading +55 3 £77,500 +47.62% 1
Slough +23 1 £90,000 +80.00%
Bracknell - 1 £95,000 - 3
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) WebInspect
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics

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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Principal Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Testing Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Testing Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) NIST
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (20.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (20.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (20.00%) Black Duck
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk
1 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (20.00%) VMware