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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 97 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 4.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £45,500 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
152 163 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.27% 11.88% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 85 108 104
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 January 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) LDAP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Sun
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 3 (23.08%) CentOS
5 3 (23.08%) Solaris
5 3 (23.08%) Apache
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) zOS
5 3 (23.08%) iSeries
5 3 (23.08%) SSH
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (23.08%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LDAP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) SSH
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) HTTP
4 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) Telnet
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSL
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 3 (23.08%) Solaris
4 3 (23.08%) zOS
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
1 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
1 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
1 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Cacti
2 1 (7.69%) Munin
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago