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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 86 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 16 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.33% 1.43% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.13% 14.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 0
Average salary £53,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
158 134 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.09% 10.08% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 102 101 84
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 27 May 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (75.00%) VPN
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) DHCP
3 13 (65.00%) WAN
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) CiscoWorks
3 13 (65.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (65.00%) McAfee
3 13 (65.00%) EIGRP
3 13 (65.00%) Network Security
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (65.00%) Riverbed
3 13 (65.00%) SolarWinds
3 13 (65.00%) F5
3 13 (65.00%) HSRP
4 12 (60.00%) Fortinet
4 12 (60.00%) TACACS
4 12 (60.00%) Wireless
5 11 (55.00%) LAN
5 11 (55.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (50.00%) MPLS
6 10 (50.00%) IP Telephony
6 10 (50.00%) Mitel
6 10 (50.00%) CCNA
6 10 (50.00%) Internet
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (40.00%) IPsec
7 8 (40.00%) WLAN
8 6 (30.00%) Wireshark

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) VPN
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) DHCP
3 13 (65.00%) EIGRP
3 13 (65.00%) WAN
3 13 (65.00%) Network Security
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (65.00%) HSRP
4 12 (60.00%) TACACS
4 12 (60.00%) Wireless
5 11 (55.00%) LAN
5 11 (55.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (50.00%) IP Telephony
6 10 (50.00%) Internet
6 10 (50.00%) MPLS
7 8 (40.00%) IPsec
7 8 (40.00%) WLAN
8 6 (30.00%) Wireshark
9 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
10 3 (15.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 10 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 10 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Network Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Network Support
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Server Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) DataPower
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) AIX
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCA
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
1 13 (65.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (65.00%) McAfee
1 13 (65.00%) Riverbed
1 13 (65.00%) SolarWinds
1 13 (65.00%) F5
2 12 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 10 (50.00%) Mitel
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) CA
6 1 (5.00%) EMC