Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for HTTPS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HTTPS over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 192 227
Rank change year-on-year -23 +35 +5
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 15 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 0.73% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 11
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.73% +11.25% +36.75%
10th Percentile £33,200 £36,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £45,750 £53,250 £44,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.46% +9.47% +6.74%

HTTPS 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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 729 681 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.17% 14.51% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 485 450 448
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing HTTPS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in Scotland

HTTPS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for HTTPS in Scotland

HTTPS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTPS in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for HTTPS in Scotland

HTTPS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 11 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Edinburgh -22 1 - - 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
HTTPS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing HTTPS 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 HTTPS.

1 14 (93.33%) SSL
2 11 (73.33%) Shell Script
2 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 11 (73.33%) Information Security
3 9 (60.00%) HTTP
3 9 (60.00%) IBM
4 8 (53.33%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) AIX
5 7 (46.67%) Solaris
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (40.00%) DataPower
6 6 (40.00%) Middleware
6 6 (40.00%) Internet
6 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (33.33%) Confluence
7 5 (33.33%) Apache Flume
7 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
7 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (33.33%) Ansible
7 5 (33.33%) Microservices
7 5 (33.33%) JIRA
8 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Portal

HTTPS
Co-occurring 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 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (33.33%) Confluence
2 5 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (13.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) SSL
2 9 (60.00%) HTTP
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) FTP
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
5 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) EDI Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Identity Management Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) Middleware
3 3 (20.00%) SailPoint
4 2 (13.33%) EDI
4 2 (13.33%) EDIFACT
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) SAML
5 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) DataPower
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
3 2 (13.33%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) AIX
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
3 2 (13.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (13.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Python
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Flume
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) CA