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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank - 15 28
Permanent jobs citing SSL 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling - 1.54% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.11% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 10.43% 13.85% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 10
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 9 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat