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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 138 177
Rank change year-on-year +3 +39  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 48 86 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.42% 1.72% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.93% 6.48% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31 64 55
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 809 1328 1503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.96% 26.62% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 628 1093 964
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 26 £55,000 - 2
Newbury +7 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Maidenhead +4 4 £52,500 -17.64% 3
Bracknell +8 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £38,000 -
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 73 (76.84%) Linux
2 62 (65.26%) TCP/IP
3 52 (54.74%) Unix
4 49 (51.58%) Firewall
5 48 (50.53%) HTTP
6 45 (47.37%) Windows
7 41 (43.16%) VPN
8 39 (41.05%) Information Security
9 32 (33.68%) VMware
10 31 (32.63%) DNS
10 31 (32.63%) Cisco
11 28 (29.47%) Intrusion Detection
12 25 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (24.21%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (23.16%) VMware ESX
14 22 (23.16%) CheckPoint
14 22 (23.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 22 (23.16%) Patch Management
15 21 (22.11%) Security Patching
15 21 (22.11%) Kalman Filter
15 21 (22.11%) Palo Alto
15 21 (22.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 21 (22.11%) Imperva
15 21 (22.11%) Security Architecture
15 21 (22.11%) F5
15 21 (22.11%) LogLogic
16 20 (21.05%) Python
17 19 (20.00%) SQL
17 19 (20.00%) Change Management
17 19 (20.00%) Risk Management

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 17 (17.89%) Apache
1 17 (17.89%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.68%) WebSphere
3 10 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.42%) IIS
5 7 (7.37%) IBM Notes
6 6 (6.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (6.32%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.16%) IBM Domino
7 3 (3.16%) JBoss
8 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (65.26%) TCP/IP
2 49 (51.58%) Firewall
3 48 (50.53%) HTTP
4 41 (43.16%) VPN
5 31 (32.63%) DNS
6 28 (29.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 23 (24.21%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (17.89%) WAN
9 13 (13.68%) IPsec
9 13 (13.68%) LAN
10 10 (10.53%) Network Security
10 10 (10.53%) SSH
10 10 (10.53%) Wireshark
11 8 (8.42%) Internet
12 7 (7.37%) SMTP
12 7 (7.37%) VLAN
13 6 (6.32%) MPLS
14 5 (5.26%) HTTPS
14 5 (5.26%) tcpdump
15 4 (4.21%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.53%) MySQL
3 3 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) JIRA
2 6 (6.32%) WinDbg
3 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.16%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.16%) Maven
3 3 (3.16%) NetBeans
3 3 (3.16%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.37%) French Language
1 7 (7.37%) German Language
1 7 (7.37%) Portuguese Language
1 7 (7.37%) Spanish Language
2 4 (4.21%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (30.53%) Consultant
2 26 (27.37%) Security Consultant
3 22 (23.16%) Support Engineer
4 18 (18.95%) Security Engineer
5 16 (16.84%) Architect
5 16 (16.84%) Security Architect
6 15 (15.79%) Analyst
7 14 (14.74%) Technical Engineer
8 11 (11.58%) Technical Support
8 11 (11.58%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Network Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) Applications Support
10 7 (7.37%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) Linux Support
10 7 (7.37%) Security Support Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Data Centre Consultant
11 6 (6.32%) Platform Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Platform Support Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) Regular Expression
2 8 (8.42%) Web Services
3 5 (5.26%) SAML
4 4 (4.21%) .NET
4 4 (4.21%) Ajax
4 4 (4.21%) HTML
5 3 (3.16%) J2EE
5 3 (3.16%) Java EE
5 3 (3.16%) LAMP
5 3 (3.16%) Middleware
5 3 (3.16%) RESTful
5 3 (3.16%) Spring
5 3 (3.16%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (18.95%) Data Centre
3 12 (12.63%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.37%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (7.37%) PKI
5 6 (6.32%) Blog
5 6 (6.32%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.21%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.16%) Fintech
8 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.05%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 73 (76.84%) Linux
2 52 (54.74%) Unix
3 45 (47.37%) Windows
4 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.37%) Mac OS
5 7 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.37%) Windows NT
5 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.21%) CentOS
8 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.05%) Debian
9 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) Information Security
2 22 (23.16%) Patch Management
3 21 (22.11%) Kalman Filter
3 21 (22.11%) Security Architecture
3 21 (22.11%) Security Patching
4 19 (20.00%) Change Management
4 19 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 17 (17.89%) Threat Management
6 12 (12.63%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (11.58%) OWASP
8 9 (9.47%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (7.37%) Identity Management
9 7 (7.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (6.32%) DevOps
10 6 (6.32%) Malware Analysis
10 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.32%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (5.26%) Open Source
11 5 (5.26%) Presales
12 4 (4.21%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.05%) Python
2 19 (20.00%) SQL
3 15 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 14 (14.74%) Java
5 12 (12.63%) Perl
6 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.42%) PHP
7 8 (8.42%) Ruby
7 8 (8.42%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.26%) C
8 5 (5.26%) C++
9 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Degree
2 10 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.42%) CISSP
4 8 (8.42%) MCSE
5 7 (7.37%) CCNA
5 7 (7.37%) CEH
5 7 (7.37%) CompTIA Security+
5 7 (7.37%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (3.16%) CCNP
7 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) CCDP
8 1 (1.05%) CCSE
8 1 (1.05%) HND
8 1 (1.05%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.05%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.05%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.05%) MCITP
8 1 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (23.16%) VMware ESX
3 18 (18.95%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.37%) Samba
5 6 (6.32%) Docker
6 4 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (22.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (6.32%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.05%) QRadar
3 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) VMware
2 31 (32.63%) Cisco
3 22 (23.16%) CheckPoint
4 21 (22.11%) F5
4 21 (22.11%) Imperva
4 21 (22.11%) LogLogic
4 21 (22.11%) Palo Alto
5 19 (20.00%) Blue Coat
6 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
7 13 (13.68%) Oracle
8 11 (11.58%) Red Hat
9 8 (8.42%) Splunk
10 7 (7.37%) Dell KACE
10 7 (7.37%) Lotus
10 7 (7.37%) Novell
10 7 (7.37%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (5.26%) Forcepoint
11 5 (5.26%) Juniper
12 3 (3.16%) Fortinet
13 2 (2.11%) HP
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