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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 159 139 153
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing SSL 16 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.55% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% 5.06% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 5
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,500 £55,000
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
478 336 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.21% 10.94% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 301 226 272
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £55,500
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -14 8 £35,000 -33.33%
Stirling - 5 £47,500 -
Glasgow -13 2 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
2 13 (29.55%) Firewall
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
4 11 (25.00%) Linux
5 10 (22.73%) DNS
5 10 (22.73%) Internet
6 9 (20.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (20.45%) SSH
6 9 (20.45%) Load Balancing
7 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 8 (18.18%) Kofax
7 8 (18.18%) Software Deployment
7 8 (18.18%) UNIX
7 8 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (18.18%) BGP
8 7 (15.91%) VPN
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco
8 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Portal
9 6 (13.64%) VLAN
9 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Process Server
9 6 (13.64%) HTTP
9 6 (13.64%) Java
9 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
10 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (11.36%) IPsec
10 5 (11.36%) Apache
10 5 (11.36%) VoIP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 9 (20.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Portal
3 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Process Server
4 5 (11.36%) Apache
5 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.55%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.27%) CMS
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Agresso
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
1 13 (29.55%) Firewall
2 10 (22.73%) DNS
2 10 (22.73%) Internet
3 9 (20.45%) SSH
4 8 (18.18%) BGP
5 7 (15.91%) VPN
6 6 (13.64%) VLAN
6 6 (13.64%) HTTP
7 5 (11.36%) IPsec
7 5 (11.36%) VoIP
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (9.09%) WAN
8 4 (9.09%) SMTP
8 4 (9.09%) DHCP
8 4 (9.09%) LAN
8 4 (9.09%) HTTPS
9 3 (6.82%) OSPF
9 3 (6.82%) LDAP
9 3 (6.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) QlikView
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Ant
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
1 1 (2.27%) Maven
1 1 (2.27%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Support Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Development Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Support
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 8 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (6.82%) LAMP
2 3 (6.82%) J2EE
2 3 (6.82%) SOAP
3 2 (4.55%) REST
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) JAAS
4 1 (2.27%) SAML
4 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) Web Services
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) XSL
4 1 (2.27%) WSDL
4 1 (2.27%) AppFabric
4 1 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.27%) HTML5
4 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Replication
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) DTV
3 1 (2.27%) Social Media
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) UNIX
4 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.09%) CentOS
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.82%) AIX
6 3 (6.82%) Solaris
6 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) Debian
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Load Balancing
2 8 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 4 (9.09%) DevOps
4 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.82%) Change Control
4 3 (6.82%) Low Latency
4 3 (6.82%) Database Tuning
5 2 (4.55%) Network Design
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.55%) Network Management
5 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) SEO
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Web Design
6 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.82%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) R
5 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) RHCE
3 3 (6.82%) CCNP
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CCA
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.82%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Openswan
3 1 (2.27%) Squid
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Postfix
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Nagios
2 3 (6.82%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
2 3 (6.82%) Cacti
2 3 (6.82%) Munin
3 2 (4.55%) HP NNM
3 2 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (2.27%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (2.27%) OpenSSO
4 1 (2.27%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Kofax
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco
3 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 4 (9.09%) IBM
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) Juniper
5 3 (6.82%) Nokia
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) Informatica
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.27%) Cognos
7 1 (2.27%) Sun
7 1 (2.27%) Vertica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago