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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 94 130
Rank change year-on-year +12 +36  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 27 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.05% 2.25% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.20% 8.13% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 19
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 375 492 619
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.54% 27.64% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 280 373 374
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SSL in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 40 (75.47%) Linux
2 32 (60.38%) TCP/IP
3 30 (56.60%) HTTP
4 26 (49.06%) Unix
5 25 (47.17%) VPN
5 25 (47.17%) Firewall
6 21 (39.62%) VMware
7 20 (37.74%) IPsec
7 20 (37.74%) Cisco
8 19 (35.85%) Perl
8 19 (35.85%) Python
9 18 (33.96%) Data Centre
10 17 (32.08%) Windows
11 15 (28.30%) Degree
11 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (28.30%) F5
12 14 (26.42%) DNS
13 13 (24.53%) Information Security
13 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
14 12 (22.64%) Ruby
15 11 (20.75%) PHP
16 10 (18.87%) Java
16 10 (18.87%) WAN
16 10 (18.87%) OSPF
16 10 (18.87%) BGP
16 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
16 10 (18.87%) Security Architecture
16 10 (18.87%) Digital Economy
17 9 (16.98%) Linux Command Line

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 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.32%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (11.32%) JBoss
2 6 (11.32%) OpenStack
2 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (60.38%) TCP/IP
2 30 (56.60%) HTTP
3 25 (47.17%) Firewall
3 25 (47.17%) VPN
4 20 (37.74%) IPsec
5 14 (26.42%) DNS
6 10 (18.87%) BGP
6 10 (18.87%) OSPF
6 10 (18.87%) WAN
7 9 (16.98%) Broadband
7 9 (16.98%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (16.98%) EIGRP
7 9 (16.98%) Ethernet
7 9 (16.98%) IPv4
7 9 (16.98%) L2TP
7 9 (16.98%) MPLS
7 9 (16.98%) PPP
7 9 (16.98%) xDSL
8 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (15.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) IDA Disassembler
1 8 (15.09%) OllyDbg
1 8 (15.09%) WinDbg
2 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) IntelliJ
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Maven
2 3 (5.66%) NetBeans
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (18.87%) Digital Economy
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Support Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Consultant
3 10 (18.87%) Security Consultant
4 9 (16.98%) Network Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Support Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Malware Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Network Support
6 7 (13.21%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Network Support
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Platform Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Platform Support Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Architect
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (9.43%) SIEM Consultant
8 5 (9.43%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Regular Expression
2 6 (11.32%) HTML
2 6 (11.32%) Java EE
3 4 (7.55%) .NET
3 4 (7.55%) Ajax
4 3 (5.66%) J2EE
4 3 (5.66%) RESTful
4 3 (5.66%) SAML
4 3 (5.66%) Spring
4 3 (5.66%) Struts
5 2 (3.77%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
6 1 (1.89%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.89%) JSON
6 1 (1.89%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) SOAP
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Data Centre
2 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.98%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (13.21%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (13.21%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 6 (11.32%) Blog
5 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
5 6 (11.32%) Private Cloud
6 5 (9.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.77%) PKI
9 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (75.47%) Linux
2 26 (49.06%) Unix
3 17 (32.08%) Windows
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Debian
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Information Security
2 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
2 10 (18.87%) Security Architecture
3 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
3 9 (16.98%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (15.09%) Malware Analysis
4 8 (15.09%) Open Source
4 8 (15.09%) Reverse Engineering
4 8 (15.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (13.21%) DevOps
5 7 (13.21%) ITIL
6 6 (11.32%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (11.32%) Identity Management
6 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement
7 5 (9.43%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (9.43%) Presales
7 5 (9.43%) SIEM
7 5 (9.43%) Threat Modelling
7 5 (9.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) Perl
1 19 (35.85%) Python
2 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
2 12 (22.64%) Ruby
3 11 (20.75%) PHP
4 10 (18.87%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) C
5 8 (15.09%) C++
6 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
6 7 (13.21%) SQL
7 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) CCNP
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) CCIE
3 7 (13.21%) CCSP
3 7 (13.21%) JNCIA
4 5 (9.43%) CISM
4 5 (9.43%) CISSP
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) Docker
2 6 (11.32%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) vCloud
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Kubernetes
2 5 (9.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (9.43%) Nessus
2 5 (9.43%) Nmap
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) cPanel
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Plesk
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) VMware
2 20 (37.74%) Cisco
3 15 (28.30%) F5
4 9 (16.98%) Juniper
5 7 (13.21%) Oracle
6 5 (9.43%) Blue Coat
6 5 (9.43%) Imperva
6 5 (9.43%) LogLogic
6 5 (9.43%) NetWitness
6 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
6 5 (9.43%) Qualys
6 5 (9.43%) Splunk
7 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.66%) Forcepoint
9 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.89%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
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