The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 53 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Internet 44 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.32% 4.98% 3.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.73% 24.02% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 32
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,800 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,536 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.79% +2.76%
Internet
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
223 229 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.91% 20.72% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 188 201 152
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Internet
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Kent region.

Internet Salary Trend in Kent

Internet
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Kent

Internet
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -1 8 £21,500 -6.52% 1
Folkestone -6 3 £34,500 -35.51%
Tonbridge - 3 £47,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +24 2 - -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 30 (35.29%) Firewall
2 27 (31.76%) CheckPoint
2 27 (31.76%) Kalman Filter
3 25 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 22 (25.88%) Windows
5 21 (24.71%) Linux
6 20 (23.53%) Websense
6 20 (23.53%) PCI DSS
6 20 (23.53%) SIEM
7 19 (22.35%) Information Security
7 19 (22.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (22.35%) E-Commerce
8 18 (21.18%) Cisco
9 17 (20.00%) HTML
9 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 16 (18.82%) .NET
10 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
11 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 15 (17.65%) SQL
11 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET
12 14 (16.47%) Marketing
12 14 (16.47%) CSS
12 14 (16.47%) MS Office
12 14 (16.47%) Finance
12 14 (16.47%) Intranet
13 13 (15.29%) IBM
13 13 (15.29%) Tripwire
13 13 (15.29%) Proofpoint
14 12 (14.12%) TDD
14 12 (14.12%) Java

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (4.71%) Apache
3 3 (3.53%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) WordPress
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (35.29%) Firewall
2 14 (16.47%) Intranet
3 10 (11.76%) LAN
3 10 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (8.24%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (8.24%) WAN
5 5 (5.88%) MPLS
5 5 (5.88%) DNS
5 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.71%) ADSL
6 4 (4.71%) Broadband
7 3 (3.53%) VoIP
8 2 (2.35%) SMTP
8 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.35%) HTTP
8 2 (2.35%) SSL
8 2 (2.35%) VPN
8 2 (2.35%) SAN
8 2 (2.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (9.41%) MySQL
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
1 14 (16.47%) Marketing
2 5 (5.88%) Games
3 4 (4.71%) Multimedia
3 4 (4.71%) Advertising
3 4 (4.71%) Publishing
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (36.47%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) Consultant
3 20 (23.53%) Security Consultant
4 15 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 11 (12.94%) IT Security Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) IT Consultant
6 9 (10.59%) Information Security Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.24%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Technical Support
9 6 (7.06%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Sales Executive
11 4 (4.71%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.00%) HTML
2 16 (18.82%) .NET
3 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 14 (16.47%) CSS
5 9 (10.59%) Web Services
6 8 (9.41%) XML
6 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (8.24%) Spring
7 7 (8.24%) jQuery
8 6 (7.06%) RESTful
8 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.71%) Ajax
10 3 (3.53%) JSON
10 3 (3.53%) OAuth
10 3 (3.53%) DHTML
10 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.53%) XSL
10 3 (3.53%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.06%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.71%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.35%) Open Source
5 1 (1.18%) Social Media
5 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.88%) Windows
2 21 (24.71%) Linux
3 7 (8.24%) AIX
3 7 (8.24%) Windows XP
3 7 (8.24%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000
5 3 (3.53%) UNIX
5 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.35%) SELinux
6 2 (2.35%) CentOS
6 2 (2.35%) FreeBSD
6 2 (2.35%) Debian
6 2 (2.35%) OpenBSD
6 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.18%) Android
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Kalman Filter
2 20 (23.53%) SIEM
3 19 (22.35%) E-Commerce
3 19 (22.35%) Information Security
4 12 (14.12%) TDD
5 10 (11.76%) Web Design
5 10 (11.76%) OO
6 9 (10.59%) Project Management
6 9 (10.59%) MVC
7 8 (9.41%) CRM
7 8 (9.41%) Scrum
7 8 (9.41%) BDD
7 8 (9.41%) Web Application Development
8 7 (8.24%) Web Marketing
8 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.24%) System Testing
8 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.24%) ITIL
8 7 (8.24%) OOD
8 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
1 15 (17.65%) SQL
2 12 (14.12%) Java
3 8 (9.41%) C#
4 7 (8.24%) PHP
4 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.35%) C
6 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.18%) VBScript
6 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) CCNA
2 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.24%) CISSP
3 7 (8.24%) CCSA
3 7 (8.24%) JNCIA
4 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.71%) SSCP
5 4 (4.71%) CISA
6 2 (2.35%) ISEB
6 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.18%) MCSE
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.18%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 19 (22.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (12.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Squid
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.35%) KVM
3 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (31.76%) CheckPoint
2 20 (23.53%) Websense
3 18 (21.18%) Cisco
4 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
5 13 (15.29%) IBM
5 13 (15.29%) Tripwire
5 13 (15.29%) Proofpoint
6 9 (10.59%) Apple
7 8 (9.41%) Oracle
7 8 (9.41%) Juniper
8 7 (8.24%) Blue Coat
8 7 (8.24%) F5
9 6 (7.06%) Lumension
9 6 (7.06%) Aruba
9 6 (7.06%) SonicWALL
9 6 (7.06%) Trend Micro
9 6 (7.06%) Clearswift
9 6 (7.06%) McAfee
10 3 (3.53%) Google
10 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago