The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 144 119 146
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +27
Permanent jobs citing SSL 13 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 1.13% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 8.46% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 10
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £34,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,170
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +4.93%
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
317 390 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.24% 13.30% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 172 260 305
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

SSL Salary Histogram in Scotland

SSL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -27 6 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Edinburgh -6 5 £47,500 +18.75%
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SSL.

1 23 (67.65%) Firewall
2 17 (50.00%) Banking
2 17 (50.00%) IBM
3 15 (44.12%) HTTP
4 14 (41.18%) Internet
5 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
5 13 (38.24%) DataPower
6 12 (35.29%) Mobile Banking
6 12 (35.29%) Incident Management
6 12 (35.29%) Change Management
6 12 (35.29%) DMZ
6 12 (35.29%) Intranet
6 12 (35.29%) XML
6 12 (35.29%) XSL
7 10 (29.41%) VPN
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco
7 10 (29.41%) Service Management
8 9 (26.47%) IPsec
9 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) Unix
10 7 (20.59%) Windows
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.65%) Perl
11 6 (17.65%) ITIL
11 6 (17.65%) SSH
11 6 (17.65%) OSPF
12 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
12 5 (14.71%) Wireless

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) CICS
2 4 (11.76%) MQSeries
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) SAS
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
1 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) Firewall
2 15 (44.12%) HTTP
3 14 (41.18%) Internet
4 12 (35.29%) DMZ
4 12 (35.29%) Intranet
5 10 (29.41%) VPN
6 9 (26.47%) IPsec
7 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (17.65%) OSPF
8 6 (17.65%) SSH
8 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (14.71%) DNS
9 5 (14.71%) VoIP
9 5 (14.71%) Wireless
10 4 (11.76%) BGP
10 4 (11.76%) DHCP
10 4 (11.76%) Kerberos
10 4 (11.76%) Network Security
10 4 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) DB2
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 17 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Firewall Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) XML Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Security Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) IT Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) XML
1 12 (35.29%) XSL
2 5 (14.71%) Middleware
3 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) Android SDK
4 3 (8.82%) JSON
4 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.88%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) DataPower
2 12 (35.29%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.88%) PKI
5 2 (5.88%) Replication
6 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.76%) zOS
4 3 (8.82%) Android
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Change Management
1 12 (35.29%) Incident Management
2 10 (29.41%) Service Management
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Security Management
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
5 3 (8.82%) Line Management
5 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.82%) Microservices
5 3 (8.82%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Network Design
5 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 3 (8.82%) Process Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Software License Management
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) CLIST
5 2 (5.88%) JCL
5 2 (5.88%) REXX
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CCNP
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) RACF
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (5.88%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (2.94%) iptables
5 1 (2.94%) NFS
5 1 (2.94%) Postfix
5 1 (2.94%) Samba
5 1 (2.94%) Varnish
5 1 (2.94%) XenApp
5 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.88%) zSecure
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) Perfmon
3 1 (2.94%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) IBM
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.76%) CA
4 4 (11.76%) F5
4 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
4 4 (11.76%) Sybase
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Apple
5 3 (8.82%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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