The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 23 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 5.71% 4.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 57.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
SSL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 11.43% 7.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

SSL
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Stirling region.

SSL Salary Trend in Stirling

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) Multimedia
3 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (14.29%) HP NNM
5 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
5 1 (14.29%) OPNET
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) IGRP
5 1 (14.29%) TACACS
5 1 (14.29%) VRRP
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) IGRP
4 1 (14.29%) TACACS
4 1 (14.29%) VRRP
4 1 (14.29%) HSRP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Design Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (14.29%) OPNET
1 1 (14.29%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia