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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 146 130 150
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing SSL 12 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.91% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 7.16% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 12
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £32,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,678
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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
337 405 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.80% 12.74% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 182 261 335
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 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 2 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
Edinburgh -4 6 £47,500 +42.85% 1
Glasgow -9 5 £60,000 +14.28% 1
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) Banking
3 17 (47.22%) IBM
4 16 (44.44%) HTTP
5 15 (41.67%) Internet
6 14 (38.89%) WebSphere
7 13 (36.11%) XML
7 13 (36.11%) Change Management
8 12 (33.33%) XSL
8 12 (33.33%) DMZ
8 12 (33.33%) Intranet
8 12 (33.33%) Incident Management
8 12 (33.33%) DataPower
8 12 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
9 11 (30.56%) VPN
10 10 (27.78%) Cisco
10 10 (27.78%) Windows
10 10 (27.78%) Service Management
11 9 (25.00%) IPsec
12 8 (22.22%) SQL
13 7 (19.44%) ITIL
13 7 (19.44%) Unix
13 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
13 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
13 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
14 6 (16.67%) VoIP
14 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 6 (16.67%) OSPF

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 14 (38.89%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) CICS
3 3 (8.33%) MQSeries
4 2 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 16 (44.44%) HTTP
3 15 (41.67%) Internet
4 12 (33.33%) DMZ
4 12 (33.33%) Intranet
5 11 (30.56%) VPN
6 9 (25.00%) IPsec
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
8 6 (16.67%) OSPF
8 6 (16.67%) VoIP
9 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (13.89%) DNS
9 5 (13.89%) SSH
9 5 (13.89%) Wireless
10 4 (11.11%) BGP
10 4 (11.11%) DHCP
10 4 (11.11%) MPLS
10 4 (11.11%) Network Security
10 4 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.78%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 18 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Firewall Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) XML Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) XML
2 12 (33.33%) XSL
3 4 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
5 2 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) Android SDK
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) J2EE
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) DataPower
1 12 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Unix
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.33%) zOS
6 2 (5.56%) AIX
6 2 (5.56%) Android
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Solaris
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Change Management
2 12 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 10 (27.78%) Service Management
4 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.33%) High Availability
5 3 (8.33%) Information Security
5 3 (8.33%) Line Management
5 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Network Design
5 3 (8.33%) Network Management
5 3 (8.33%) Process Management
5 3 (8.33%) Security Management
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) Perl
4 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) CLIST
6 1 (2.78%) JCL
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) REXX
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CCNP
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) RACF
4 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) XenApp
5 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.78%) iptables
6 1 (2.78%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
6 1 (2.78%) Postfix
6 1 (2.78%) Samba
6 1 (2.78%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (2.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Perfmon
3 1 (2.78%) yum
3 1 (2.78%) zSecure
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) IBM
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) F5
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 3 (8.33%) CA
5 3 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Sybase
6 2 (5.56%) Apple
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper
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