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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
UK / Scotland
Rank 126 134 158
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Permanent jobs citing SSL 9 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.74% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.30% 6.06% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 7
Median salary £40,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
273 363 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.18% 12.25% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 184 226 217
Median salary £40,561 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.56% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,550 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -6 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Glasgow +22 1 £45,500 -4.21%
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) SAML
4 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) PKI
4 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (20.00%) DataPower
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat

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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) SMTP
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Information Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) SAML
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) DataPower
3 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat