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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 92 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% - 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% - 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 88 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.50% 7.27% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 114 54 73
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (52.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (52.17%) WebSphere Process Server
1 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
1 12 (52.17%) WebSphere Portal
1 12 (52.17%) Software Deployment
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Firewall
3 6 (26.09%) IPsec
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) DNS
4 5 (21.74%) SSH
5 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) LAMP
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) Kerberos
6 3 (13.04%) Sun
6 3 (13.04%) CCNA
6 3 (13.04%) CISSP
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Juniper
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.04%) Internet
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) LDAP
6 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.04%) VoIP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (52.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
1 12 (52.17%) WebSphere Portal
1 12 (52.17%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) IPsec
3 5 (21.74%) SSH
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
5 3 (13.04%) LDAP
5 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) Internet
5 3 (13.04%) BGP
5 3 (13.04%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) Kerberos
5 3 (13.04%) TACACS
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) DHCP
6 2 (8.70%) HTTP
6 2 (8.70%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (4.35%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Support Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Administrator
2 12 (52.17%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) WSDL
2 1 (4.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Debian
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Deployment
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security
3 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Pattern Recognition
3 3 (13.04%) SIEM
3 3 (13.04%) OWASP
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNA
1 3 (13.04%) CISSP
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.04%) GIAC
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.35%) Squid
3 1 (4.35%) Postfix
3 1 (4.35%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Cacti
1 1 (4.35%) Munin
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) F5
3 3 (13.04%) Sun
3 3 (13.04%) Juniper
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Twitter
5 1 (4.35%) ExactTarget
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat