The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 142 149 144
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SSL 21 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.82% 3.55% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
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 £35,000 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 338 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 10.49% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 287 216 269
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 - 8 £35,000 -
Glasgow -13 7 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Stirling - 4 £47,500 - 1
Fife - 1 £35,000 -
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
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SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (54.72%) WebSphere
2 18 (33.96%) Windows
3 15 (28.30%) Firewall
3 15 (28.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (26.42%) Finance
5 12 (22.64%) Linux
6 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
6 11 (20.75%) Internet
6 11 (20.75%) WebSphere Process Server
6 11 (20.75%) WebSphere Portal
6 11 (20.75%) Software Deployment
7 10 (18.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 10 (18.87%) Kofax
7 10 (18.87%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (18.87%) DNS
7 10 (18.87%) Cisco
8 9 (16.98%) HTTP
8 9 (16.98%) UNIX
9 8 (15.09%) BGP
9 8 (15.09%) Load Balancing
10 7 (13.21%) SSH
10 7 (13.21%) VPN
11 6 (11.32%) LDAP
11 6 (11.32%) Java
11 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (11.32%) Juniper
11 6 (11.32%) IPsec
11 6 (11.32%) VMware
11 6 (11.32%) VLAN
11 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 29 (54.72%) WebSphere
2 15 (28.30%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (20.75%) WebSphere Process Server
3 11 (20.75%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) nginx
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.89%) CMS
7 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.89%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) Firewall
2 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (20.75%) Internet
3 10 (18.87%) DNS
4 9 (16.98%) HTTP
5 8 (15.09%) BGP
6 7 (13.21%) SSH
6 7 (13.21%) VPN
7 6 (11.32%) LDAP
7 6 (11.32%) IPsec
7 6 (11.32%) VLAN
8 5 (9.43%) TACACS
8 5 (9.43%) VoIP
8 5 (9.43%) HTTPS
9 4 (7.55%) LAN
9 4 (7.55%) WAN
9 4 (7.55%) SMTP
9 4 (7.55%) Kerberos
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.66%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.77%) QlikView
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Maven
1 1 (1.89%) Subversion
1 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.89%) Ant
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Support Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Administrator
4 11 (20.75%) WebSphere Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Messaging Specialist
6 6 (11.32%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Security Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.77%) Development Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 10 (18.87%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (9.43%) LAMP
3 4 (7.55%) J2EE
4 3 (5.66%) SOAP
4 3 (5.66%) .NET
5 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.77%) REST
5 2 (3.77%) Spring
6 1 (1.89%) WCF
6 1 (1.89%) JSON
6 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.89%) Tapestry
6 1 (1.89%) JGroups
6 1 (1.89%) AppFabric
6 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.89%) HTML5
6 1 (1.89%) JAAS
6 1 (1.89%) SAML
6 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) PKI
2 2 (3.77%) Replication
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Social Media
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Linux
3 9 (16.98%) UNIX
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.55%) AIX
5 4 (7.55%) Solaris
6 2 (3.77%) CentOS
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Software Deployment
2 8 (15.09%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.43%) Project Management
4 3 (5.66%) Information Security
4 3 (5.66%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (5.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (5.66%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (5.66%) OWASP
4 3 (5.66%) Pattern Recognition
4 3 (5.66%) Security Architecture
4 3 (5.66%) SIEM
4 3 (5.66%) DevOps
4 3 (5.66%) ITIL
5 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.77%) Low Latency
5 2 (3.77%) Change Control
5 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.77%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) Java
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.66%) VB
4 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) VB6
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.89%) R
5 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.43%) CCNA
2 3 (5.66%) GIAC
2 3 (5.66%) CISSP
3 2 (3.77%) CCNP
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) RHCE
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) CCA
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.77%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.89%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (1.89%) Squid
5 1 (1.89%) Postfix
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.77%) Nagios
2 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Cacti
2 2 (3.77%) Munin
2 2 (3.77%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.89%) OpenSSO
3 1 (1.89%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Kofax
1 10 (18.87%) Cisco
2 6 (11.32%) Juniper
2 6 (11.32%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) F5
3 5 (9.43%) IBM
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Sun
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
5 3 (5.66%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) Nokia
6 2 (3.77%) Twitter
7 1 (1.89%) Vertica
7 1 (1.89%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.89%) ExactTarget
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Informatica
Stirlingshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago