The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 83 98 104
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSL 15 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.18% 0.44% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 3.59% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
SSL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 167 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.40% 12.14% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 93 116
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SSL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SSL Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SSL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 21 (77.78%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) HTTP
2 15 (55.56%) Banking
3 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
3 14 (51.85%) XML
3 14 (51.85%) Internet
4 12 (44.44%) DMZ
4 12 (44.44%) Intranet
4 12 (44.44%) Change Management
4 12 (44.44%) XSL
4 12 (44.44%) IBM
4 12 (44.44%) DataPower
4 12 (44.44%) Incident Management
4 12 (44.44%) Mobile Banking
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) Service Management
6 8 (29.63%) Perl
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
8 6 (22.22%) Apache
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
9 5 (18.52%) MySQL
9 5 (18.52%) NFS
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
9 5 (18.52%) DNS
9 5 (18.52%) SSH
9 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
9 5 (18.52%) High Availability
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
10 4 (14.81%) Nagios

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
4 2 (7.41%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) HTTP
3 14 (51.85%) Internet
4 12 (44.44%) DMZ
4 12 (44.44%) Intranet
5 5 (18.52%) DNS
5 5 (18.52%) SSH
5 5 (18.52%) VoIP
6 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) BGP
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (7.41%) SMTP
7 2 (7.41%) VLAN
7 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (55.56%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Firewall Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) XML Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Development Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) XML
2 12 (44.44%) XSL
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) LAMP
4 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (7.41%) RAML
4 2 (7.41%) RESTful
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 2 (7.41%) Swagger
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (7.41%) XSLT
4 2 (7.41%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) DataPower
1 12 (44.44%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) iSeries
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) zOS
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Change Management
1 12 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 10 (37.04%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Perl
2 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
4 3 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) NFS
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) iptables
2 3 (11.11%) Postfix
2 3 (11.11%) Samba
2 3 (11.11%) Varnish
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) XenApp
2 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) yum
3 2 (7.41%) SCOM
3 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.70%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) Capistrano
4 1 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (3.70%) Munin
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) F5
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.70%) Dynatrace
5 1 (3.70%) Facebook
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Perforce
5 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter