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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 103 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.078% 0.64% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 5.65% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
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
115 124 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.02% 11.33% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 68 80 64
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) Kofax
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) HTTP
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) SMTP
6 2 (12.50%) SNMP
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) X.509
6 2 (12.50%) AIX
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (12.50%) Apache
6 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (6.25%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) SMTP
2 2 (12.50%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) X.509
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Messaging Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX Support
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 7 (43.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) JGroups
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) AppFabric
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSL
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
1 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Web Development
2 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) ERP
2 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.25%) ETL
2 1 (6.25%) UML
2 1 (6.25%) RAD
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) R
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OpenSSO
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Kofax
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Vertica
4 1 (6.25%) ForgeRock
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint