The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 108 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing SSL 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 0.28% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.83% 2.52% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £46,250 £43,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,556 £42,750 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £44,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
183 119 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.40% 10.98% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 105 84 87
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SSL
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SSL Salary Trend in Glasgow

SSL
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (57.89%) Unix
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) HTTP
3 9 (47.37%) HTTPS
3 9 (47.37%) Information Security
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) IIS
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
7 5 (26.32%) FTP
7 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) J2EE
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
8 4 (21.05%) PHP
8 4 (21.05%) VPN
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) HTTP
2 9 (47.37%) HTTPS
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) Internet
5 5 (26.32%) FTP
6 4 (21.05%) VoIP
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) BGP
7 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.79%) IPsec
7 3 (15.79%) OSPF
7 3 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (10.53%) DHCP
8 2 (10.53%) DNS
8 2 (10.53%) Network Security
8 2 (10.53%) tcpdump
8 2 (10.53%) WAN
8 2 (10.53%) Wireless
8 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Information Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Security Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Identity Management Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Unix
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Information Security
2 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (21.05%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (15.79%) Case Management
4 3 (15.79%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.53%) Software License Management
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCITP
1 3 (15.79%) MCP
1 3 (15.79%) MCSA
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) Perfmon
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
3 3 (15.79%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Cognizant
5 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto