The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 94 126
Rank change year-on-year +15 +32  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 26 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.09% 2.49% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.39% 8.36% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 19
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.55% +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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 352 586 741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.23% 29.82% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 236 475 397
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SSL
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL in Reading.

Salary trend for SSL in Reading

SSL
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Reading over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SSL in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 Reading region with a requirement for SSL.

1 52 (83.87%) Linux
2 49 (79.03%) TCP/IP
3 38 (61.29%) HTTP
4 31 (50.00%) Unix
5 24 (38.71%) Information Security
6 23 (37.10%) Firewall
7 21 (33.87%) Windows
7 21 (33.87%) F5
8 19 (30.65%) VPN
8 19 (30.65%) Risk Management
8 19 (30.65%) Blue Coat
9 17 (27.42%) VMware
9 17 (27.42%) DNS
10 14 (22.58%) Java
11 13 (20.97%) Python
12 12 (19.35%) Perl
12 12 (19.35%) SQL
12 12 (19.35%) Cisco
12 12 (19.35%) Degree
13 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
13 11 (17.74%) Red Hat
14 10 (16.13%) MySQL
14 10 (16.13%) Apache
14 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
15 9 (14.52%) IPsec
15 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (12.90%) Patch Management
16 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
16 8 (12.90%) Ruby

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (16.13%) Apache
1 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (9.68%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.68%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.84%) JBoss
3 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (79.03%) TCP/IP
2 38 (61.29%) HTTP
3 23 (37.10%) Firewall
4 19 (30.65%) VPN
5 17 (27.42%) DNS
6 9 (14.52%) IPsec
7 7 (11.29%) Internet
7 7 (11.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (11.29%) SMTP
8 6 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (9.68%) WAN
9 4 (6.45%) CTI
9 4 (6.45%) LAN
9 4 (6.45%) VLAN
9 4 (6.45%) Wireshark
10 3 (4.84%) BGP
10 3 (4.84%) EIGRP
10 3 (4.84%) IPv4
10 3 (4.84%) LDAP
10 3 (4.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) WinDbg
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) IntelliJ
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.84%) Maven
2 3 (4.84%) NetBeans
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Consultant
2 19 (30.65%) Security Consultant
3 15 (24.19%) Support Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Applications Support
5 7 (11.29%) Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Support
5 7 (11.29%) Security Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Platform Support Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Malware Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Associate Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
1 4 (6.45%) Ajax
1 4 (6.45%) HTML
1 4 (6.45%) Regular Expression
1 4 (6.45%) SAML
2 3 (4.84%) J2EE
2 3 (4.84%) Java EE
2 3 (4.84%) LAMP
2 3 (4.84%) Middleware
2 3 (4.84%) RESTful
2 3 (4.84%) Spring
2 3 (4.84%) Struts
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (11.29%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (9.68%) Blog
4 6 (9.68%) Private Cloud
5 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.45%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.45%) PKI
7 3 (4.84%) Fintech
8 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.61%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 52 (83.87%) Linux
2 31 (50.00%) Unix
3 21 (33.87%) Windows
4 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.45%) CentOS
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) Debian
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Information Security
2 19 (30.65%) Risk Management
3 8 (12.90%) Patch Management
4 7 (11.29%) Identity Management
4 7 (11.29%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (11.29%) Security Architecture
4 7 (11.29%) Security Patching
5 6 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (9.68%) DevOps
5 6 (9.68%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.68%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) Open Source
7 4 (6.45%) Case Management
7 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (6.45%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (6.45%) OWASP
7 4 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) Java
2 13 (20.97%) Python
3 12 (19.35%) Perl
3 12 (19.35%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.90%) PHP
4 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
4 8 (12.90%) Ruby
4 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.06%) C
5 5 (8.06%) C++
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) CCNP
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) CCIE
3 1 (1.61%) CCSP
3 1 (1.61%) HND
3 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.61%) MCITP
3 1 (1.61%) MCP
3 1 (1.61%) MCSA
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.29%) VMware ESX
4 6 (9.68%) Docker
5 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (9.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) F5
2 19 (30.65%) Blue Coat
3 17 (27.42%) VMware
4 12 (19.35%) Cisco
5 11 (17.74%) Red Hat
6 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
6 7 (11.29%) Imperva
6 7 (11.29%) LogLogic
6 7 (11.29%) Palo Alto
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle
8 4 (6.45%) Forcepoint
8 4 (6.45%) Juniper
8 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.23%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.61%) Arista
10 1 (1.61%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.61%) HP
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