The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 149 148
Rank change year-on-year +24 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SSL 11 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.47% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.15% 3.33% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 10
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +19.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 265 360 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.41% 12.27% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 167 211 215
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing SSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Scotland

SSL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SSL 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 28 March 2017. 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 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 +7 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Glasgow +20 4 £45,750 -23.75%
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) Information Security
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) PKI
4 7 (46.67%) F5
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) SAML
6 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) HTTP
8 3 (20.00%) DataPower
8 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
9 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
9 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing

SSL
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 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (13.33%) CICS
3 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
3 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) HTTP
5 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
5 2 (13.33%) SSH
6 1 (6.67%) SMTP
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) SAML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ISPF
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) PKI
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) DataPower
4 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) AIX
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) zOS
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) People Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
2 2 (13.33%) CLIST
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JCL
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) REXX
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) XPath
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (13.33%) RACF
1 2 (13.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) zSecure
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) F5
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
2 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (13.33%) CA
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase
4 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago