The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 138 152 151
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing SSL 23 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.35% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 2.93% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -17.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
SSL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 376 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.27% 12.10% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 223 231 282
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SSL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SSL Salary Trend in Scotland

SSL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Scotland

SSL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +12 15 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Glasgow -17 8 £45,000 +2.85%
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 29 (63.04%) Firewall
2 25 (54.35%) HTTP
3 20 (43.48%) Internet
3 20 (43.48%) Windows
4 19 (41.30%) Banking
5 17 (36.96%) WebSphere
6 16 (34.78%) Unix
7 15 (32.61%) XML
7 15 (32.61%) IBM
8 14 (30.43%) Incident Management
9 13 (28.26%) Change Management
10 12 (26.09%) DMZ
10 12 (26.09%) Intranet
10 12 (26.09%) XSL
10 12 (26.09%) Perl
10 12 (26.09%) DataPower
10 12 (26.09%) Mobile Banking
11 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
12 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 10 (21.74%) Linux
12 10 (21.74%) Service Management
13 9 (19.57%) Finance
13 9 (19.57%) Information Security
13 9 (19.57%) IIS
13 9 (19.57%) SQL
13 9 (19.57%) HTTPS
13 9 (19.57%) VoIP
14 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
14 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
14 8 (17.39%) PHP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (36.96%) WebSphere
2 9 (19.57%) IIS
3 6 (13.04%) Apache
4 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.52%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (6.52%) JBoss
5 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
5 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
6 2 (4.35%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (63.04%) Firewall
2 25 (54.35%) HTTP
3 20 (43.48%) Internet
4 12 (26.09%) DMZ
4 12 (26.09%) Intranet
5 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
6 9 (19.57%) HTTPS
6 9 (19.57%) VoIP
7 7 (15.22%) DNS
7 7 (15.22%) VPN
8 5 (10.87%) BGP
8 5 (10.87%) FTP
8 5 (10.87%) SSH
9 4 (8.70%) Wireless
10 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.52%) EIGRP
10 3 (6.52%) IPsec
10 3 (6.52%) OSPF
10 3 (6.52%) SMTP
10 3 (6.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.17%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (41.30%) Banking
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Firewall Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) XML Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.70%) Information Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) XML
2 12 (26.09%) XSL
3 6 (13.04%) Web Services
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) J2EE
5 2 (4.35%) .NET
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.35%) LAMP
5 2 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (4.35%) RAML
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
5 2 (4.35%) SOAP
5 2 (4.35%) Swagger
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.35%) XSLT
5 2 (4.35%) YAML
6 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
6 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) DataPower
1 12 (26.09%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) iSeries
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Unix
3 10 (21.74%) Linux
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.52%) AIX
7 3 (6.52%) Solaris
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.35%) CentOS
8 2 (4.35%) zOS
9 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Incident Management
2 13 (28.26%) Change Management
3 10 (21.74%) Service Management
4 9 (19.57%) Information Security
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) High Availability
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (8.70%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (6.52%) Case Management
9 3 (6.52%) DevOps
9 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.52%) Network Management
10 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Perl
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) PHP
4 6 (13.04%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.52%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) C#
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) CCNP
1 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) MCITP
2 3 (6.52%) MCP
2 3 (6.52%) MCSA
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) NFS
3 3 (6.52%) iptables
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (6.52%) Postfix
3 3 (6.52%) Samba
3 3 (6.52%) Varnish
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) XenApp
3 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (8.70%) Nagios
2 3 (6.52%) yum
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.17%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.17%) Munin
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Perfmon
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) IBM
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco
4 5 (10.87%) HP
5 4 (8.70%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (8.70%) Intel Security
5 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.70%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 3 (6.52%) F5
6 3 (6.52%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) Cognizant
8 1 (2.17%) Facebook
8 1 (2.17%) Google
8 1 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) Perforce
8 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.17%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday