The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East / Kent
Rank 74 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Permanent jobs citing SSL 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.30% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.53% 1.75% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £39,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
129 228 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.19% 20.75% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 199 216
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SSL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SSL Salary Trend in Kent

SSL
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SSL Salary Histogram in Kent

SSL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Maidstone -16 2 £40,000 -23.80%
West Malling -9 1 £65,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £50,000 -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for SSL.

1 21 (91.30%) VPN
2 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) CheckPoint
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) F5
4 16 (69.57%) IPsec
4 16 (69.57%) CCNP
4 16 (69.57%) OSPF
4 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (69.57%) WAN
5 15 (65.22%) CCNA
5 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
6 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (60.87%) Brocade
6 14 (60.87%) IP Telephony
6 14 (60.87%) Fibre Channel
6 14 (60.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 14 (60.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 14 (60.87%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (60.87%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (60.87%) SAN
6 14 (60.87%) BGP
6 14 (60.87%) EIGRP
6 14 (60.87%) VMware
6 14 (60.87%) GAP Analysis
6 14 (60.87%) LAN
6 14 (60.87%) VoIP
6 14 (60.87%) WLAN
6 14 (60.87%) ITIL
7 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) SoftLayer
1 1 (4.35%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) VPN
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) IPsec
3 16 (69.57%) OSPF
3 16 (69.57%) WAN
4 14 (60.87%) BGP
4 14 (60.87%) EIGRP
4 14 (60.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (60.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (60.87%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (60.87%) IP Telephony
4 14 (60.87%) LAN
4 14 (60.87%) SAN
4 14 (60.87%) VoIP
4 14 (60.87%) WLAN
5 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.70%) IPv4
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
2 1 (4.35%) gulp
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Network Support
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) EDI
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) Grails
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (8.70%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) GAP Analysis
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
1 14 (60.87%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (17.39%) Presales
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Security
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) CCNP
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (65.22%) CCNA
3 14 (60.87%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CCDA
4 2 (8.70%) CCDP
4 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 2 (8.70%) CCSA
4 2 (8.70%) CCSE
4 2 (8.70%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) CheckPoint
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) F5
3 14 (60.87%) Brocade
3 14 (60.87%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Palo Alto
5 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
5 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) Adobe
6 1 (4.35%) DevExpress
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Splunk