The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 96 85 94
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing SSL 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.19% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.49% 1.30% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £51,599 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 154 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.42% 14.31% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 133 84 112
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,698 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
SSL
Scotland

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 24 April 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 12 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (54.55%) WebSphere Process Server
1 12 (54.55%) WebSphere
1 12 (54.55%) WebSphere Portal
1 12 (54.55%) Software Deployment
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) IPsec
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) LDAP
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) CentOS
5 3 (13.64%) OWASP
5 3 (13.64%) PKI
5 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Pattern Recognition
5 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (13.64%) F5

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 12 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (54.55%) WebSphere Process Server
1 12 (54.55%) WebSphere
1 12 (54.55%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) MQSeries
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.09%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) IPsec
2 4 (18.18%) LDAP
3 3 (13.64%) HTTP
3 3 (13.64%) Kerberos
3 3 (13.64%) TACACS
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.55%) OpenVPN
5 1 (4.55%) SMTP
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Administrator
2 14 (63.64%) Support Analyst
3 12 (54.55%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) LAMP
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) CentOS
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Debian
3 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Deployment
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) OWASP
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) Pattern Recognition
3 3 (13.64%) SIEM
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CISSP
1 3 (13.64%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.55%) Postfix
3 1 (4.55%) Squid
3 1 (4.55%) Openswan
3 1 (4.55%) NFS
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Cacti
2 1 (4.55%) Munin
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) F5
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Sun
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow