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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 144 145 146
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SSL 9 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.67% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 5.74% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 3
Average salary £43,750 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
353 383 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 11.61% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 216 268 307
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,902 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 0 5 £45,500 +37.87% 1
Glasgow 0 4 £43,750 -12.50% 2
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) UNIX
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 5 (25.00%) DHCP
5 5 (25.00%) LDAP
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) SSH
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (20.00%) VLAN
6 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Sun
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) zOS
7 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) Solaris
7 3 (15.00%) Apache
7 3 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) VoIP
7 3 (15.00%) HTTP
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) LDAP
3 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) SSH
4 4 (20.00%) VLAN
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.00%) Internet
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) IPsec
5 3 (15.00%) HTTP
5 3 (15.00%) VoIP
5 3 (15.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.00%) TACACS
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) MPLS
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Administrator
1 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Junior
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSL
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) iSeries
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) DataPower
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) UNIX
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.00%) CentOS
5 3 (15.00%) zOS
5 3 (15.00%) Solaris
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) RHCE
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) RACF
2 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.00%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (5.00%) Munin
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (20.00%) Sun
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) F5
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel
5 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (5.00%) Nokia
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago