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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 101 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.60% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 4.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
144 186 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.78% 12.50% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 116 113 54
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £56,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) HTTP
2 7 (43.75%) LDAP
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) IPsec
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Puppet
5 4 (25.00%) Rackspace
5 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
6 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
6 3 (18.75%) Apache
6 3 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) JDBC

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) HTTP
2 7 (43.75%) LDAP
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) IPsec
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (18.75%) IPv4
6 2 (12.50%) IPv6
6 2 (12.50%) DWDM
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) SMTP
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) RSVP
6 2 (12.50%) VPLS
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Operations Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) JDBC
2 3 (18.75%) JSP
2 3 (18.75%) Servlets
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) iSeries
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
5 2 (12.50%) zOS
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) pfSense
2 1 (6.25%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) HP