Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 204 234
Rank change year-on-year +42 +30 -59
Permanent jobs citing SSL 19 38 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.56% 0.68% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 3.74% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 11
Median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +30.43% +4.55%
10th Percentile £48,750 £50,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +33.33% -10.00%

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 613 1,016 1,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.14% 18.05% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 411 774 1,049
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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 +45 7 £52,500 -25.00%
Bracknell +11 1 £27,500 -47.62%
Newbury - 1 £65,000 -
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) HTTP
2 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Network Security
3 8 (42.11%) Splunk
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) CCSP
4 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 7 (36.84%) CISSP
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (36.84%) Perl
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) C++
4 7 (36.84%) Change Management
4 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
4 7 (36.84%) Validation
4 7 (36.84%) Kafka
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 7 (36.84%) HBase
4 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
4 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
4 7 (36.84%) Software Audit
5 6 (31.58%) PKI
5 6 (31.58%) Korn
5 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive

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 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
1 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) HTTP
2 9 (47.37%) Network Security
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) 5G
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
1 7 (36.84%) HBase
2 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
2 6 (31.58%) DB2
2 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Network Security Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Security Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Applications Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Applications Support
2 6 (31.58%) Java Applications Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Kafka
2 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
2 6 (31.58%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
4 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.26%) Keycloak
4 1 (5.26%) OAuth
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 6 (31.58%) PKI
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Change Management
2 7 (36.84%) Software Audit
2 7 (36.84%) Validation
3 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Microservices
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) OWASP
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Threat Management
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) C++
3 7 (36.84%) Perl
4 6 (31.58%) AWK
4 6 (31.58%) Korn
4 6 (31.58%) sed
4 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCSP
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (36.84%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) CEH
2 2 (10.53%) CISA
2 2 (10.53%) GIAC
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.53%) OSCE
2 2 (10.53%) OSCP
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) NIST
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP ALM
1 2 (10.53%) HP Fortify
1 2 (10.53%) WebInspect
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Grafana
2 1 (5.26%) Icinga
2 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
1 8 (42.11%) Splunk
2 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
4 2 (10.53%) Black Duck
4 2 (10.53%) Micro Focus
4 2 (10.53%) Qualys
4 2 (10.53%) Sonatype
4 2 (10.53%) Tripwire
5 1 (5.26%) CommVault
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Huawei
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Vertica
5 1 (5.26%) VMware