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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 99 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.52% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 5.41% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
147 111 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.43% 9.54% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 91 77 76
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 20 August 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 15 (65.22%) WebSphere
2 10 (43.48%) Kofax
2 10 (43.48%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (43.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) UNIX
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) IIS
6 4 (17.39%) HTTP
6 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) HTTPS
6 4 (17.39%) IBM
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.04%) VPN
7 3 (13.04%) DNS
7 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
7 3 (13.04%) VB
7 3 (13.04%) .NET
7 3 (13.04%) J2EE
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) AIX
7 3 (13.04%) Solaris
7 3 (13.04%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (65.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Agresso
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) HTTPS
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) SMTP
3 2 (8.70%) SNMP
3 2 (8.70%) X.509
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.35%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.35%) OSPF
4 1 (4.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Messaging Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX Support
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Support
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 10 (43.48%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Tapestry
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) XSL
4 1 (4.35%) JAAS
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) JGroups
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) AppFabric
4 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) DTV
1 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (4.35%) DevOps
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.35%) Web Development
3 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) UML
3 1 (4.35%) RAD
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) VB
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) VB6
4 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) CCA
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.35%) OpenSSO
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Kofax
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Vertica
5 1 (4.35%) ForgeRock
5 1 (4.35%) Sun