Period
to 25 April 2019

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 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 197 188
Rank change year-on-year -7 -9 +9
Permanent jobs citing SSL 25 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.46% 0.67% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 5.14% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 7
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,185 £22,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,000 £48,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 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 494 759 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.16% 13.09% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 334 478 396
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,933 £58,975 £60,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 25 April 2019. 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 +19 15 £55,000 +7.32%
Edinburgh -15 4 £65,000 +36.84%
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £38,225 -
SSL
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SSL.

1 13 (52.00%) SOAP
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) Web Services
3 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (40.00%) Java
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
5 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (32.00%) Maven
6 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (32.00%) RESTful
6 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
6 8 (32.00%) Unix
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) IBM
7 5 (20.00%) Middleware
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Banking
7 5 (20.00%) JSON
7 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (16.00%) DevOps
8 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (16.00%) REST
8 4 (16.00%) HTTPS

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 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) Documentum
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (8.00%) Sonic ESB
4 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Serverless
3 1 (4.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) ADSL
3 1 (4.00%) ATM
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) H.323
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) ISDN
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) MGCP
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) PSTN
3 1 (4.00%) RIP
3 1 (4.00%) SCCP
3 1 (4.00%) TACACS
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
3 8 (32.00%) Maven
4 2 (8.00%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (4.00%) Hudson
5 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
3 5 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
1 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Technician
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) SOAP
2 11 (44.00%) Web Services
3 8 (32.00%) RESTful
4 5 (20.00%) JSON
4 5 (20.00%) Middleware
4 5 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) J2EE
6 3 (12.00%) SAML
6 3 (12.00%) WSDL
6 3 (12.00%) XML Schema
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.00%) LINQ
7 2 (8.00%) OAuth
7 2 (8.00%) OAuth2
8 1 (4.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) DataPower
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Unix
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) AIX
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) zOS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Break/Fix
5 2 (8.00%) Case Management
5 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) Microservices
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Java 8
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Mitel
4 1 (4.00%) Okta
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) Sophos
4 1 (4.00%) Veeam