Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 122 136
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 +2
Permanent jobs citing SSL 39 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.78% 0.11% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.72% 0.81% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 18
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% -8.57%
10th Percentile £34,050 £50,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,650 £50,000 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -15.79%

SSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 265 248 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.08% 13.05% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 142 170 195
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +0.60% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,325 £25,250 £24,800
90th Percentile £59,875 £55,800 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Glasgow

SSL
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SSL in Glasgow

SSL
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SSL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SSL.

1 21 (53.85%) HTTP
2 19 (48.72%) Unix
3 16 (41.03%) Firewall
3 16 (41.03%) Information Security
4 15 (38.46%) VPN
5 14 (35.90%) DNS
5 14 (35.90%) ITIL
5 14 (35.90%) Python
5 14 (35.90%) SMTP
5 14 (35.90%) IPsec
5 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
6 13 (33.33%) Java
7 12 (30.77%) Perl
7 12 (30.77%) Windows
7 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 12 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (30.77%) Ansible
8 11 (28.21%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (28.21%) Puppet
8 11 (28.21%) HTTPS
8 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
8 11 (28.21%) Linux
9 10 (25.64%) Change Management
10 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
11 8 (20.51%) Security Monitoring
11 8 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (20.51%) Security Architecture
11 8 (20.51%) Capacity Planning

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
1 7 (17.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (15.38%) JBoss
3 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 5 (12.82%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (5.13%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) HTTP
2 16 (41.03%) Firewall
3 15 (38.46%) VPN
4 14 (35.90%) DNS
4 14 (35.90%) IPsec
4 14 (35.90%) SMTP
5 11 (28.21%) HTTPS
5 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
6 8 (20.51%) DHCP
6 8 (20.51%) Internet
6 8 (20.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (20.51%) LAN
6 8 (20.51%) SSH
6 8 (20.51%) WAN
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (15.38%) EIGRP
7 6 (15.38%) HSRP
7 6 (15.38%) MPLS
8 5 (12.82%) ATM
8 5 (12.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.26%) Redis
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) JIRA
3 5 (12.82%) Bitbucket
3 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.26%) GitLab
4 4 (10.26%) Maven
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Administrator
1 8 (20.51%) Security Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (10.26%) Developer
3 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Lead Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Architect
4 2 (5.13%) EDI Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Technician
4 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) J2EE
1 8 (20.51%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 6 (15.38%) Spring
3 5 (12.82%) Spring Security
4 4 (10.26%) JDBC
4 4 (10.26%) JSON
4 4 (10.26%) Middleware
4 4 (10.26%) RESTful
4 4 (10.26%) SOAP
5 3 (7.69%) SAML
6 2 (5.13%) .NET
6 2 (5.13%) EDI
6 2 (5.13%) EDIFACT
6 2 (5.13%) MSMQ
6 2 (5.13%) XML
7 1 (2.56%) SailPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Public Cloud
3 6 (15.38%) DataPower
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.13%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Unix
2 12 (30.77%) Windows
3 11 (28.21%) Linux
4 7 (17.95%) AIX
4 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.95%) Solaris
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Information Security
2 14 (35.90%) ITIL
3 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 11 (28.21%) Technical Analysis
5 10 (25.64%) Change Management
6 8 (20.51%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (20.51%) Security Architecture
6 8 (20.51%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (17.95%) DevOps
7 7 (17.95%) Information Management
7 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
7 7 (17.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 7 (17.95%) Password Management
7 7 (17.95%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.38%) Web Development
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (12.82%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
1 14 (35.90%) Python
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) Perl
4 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.38%) PHP
6 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.13%) ActionScript
7 2 (5.13%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (5.13%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.82%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) CCIE
3 4 (10.26%) RHCE
3 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Apache Flume
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Ansible
2 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (28.21%) Puppet
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (10.26%) CFEngine
4 4 (10.26%) Grafana
4 4 (10.26%) Nagios
4 4 (10.26%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.13%) SCCM
6 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) IBM
2 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco
2 6 (15.38%) McAfee
2 6 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 5 (12.82%) Brocade
3 5 (12.82%) Dell
3 5 (12.82%) F5
3 5 (12.82%) Riverbed
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle
5 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.56%) CA
7 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto