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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 86 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing SSL 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.70% 0.094% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% 0.51% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Median salary £43,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.21% -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SSL
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
243 197 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.49% 18.57% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 222 180 196
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 1 £35,000 -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 20 (95.24%) VPN
2 19 (90.48%) PCI DSS
3 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 14 (66.67%) Puppet
3 14 (66.67%) SNMP
3 14 (66.67%) Splunk
3 14 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 14 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (66.67%) Analytics
3 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 14 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 14 (66.67%) DevOps
3 14 (66.67%) SoftLayer
3 14 (66.67%) Sumo Logic
3 14 (66.67%) IBM Cloud
3 14 (66.67%) Python
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 14 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 14 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 14 (66.67%) Nagios
3 14 (66.67%) Wireless
3 14 (66.67%) Cryptography
3 14 (66.67%) Spring
3 14 (66.67%) Ruby
3 14 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (66.67%) PKI
3 14 (66.67%) Statistics
3 14 (66.67%) Grails

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 14 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 14 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Fireworks
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (66.67%) IBM Cloud
1 14 (66.67%) SoftLayer
1 14 (66.67%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) VPN
2 14 (66.67%) SNMP
2 14 (66.67%) Wireless
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) IPsec
3 6 (28.57%) OSPF
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 5 (23.81%) BGP
4 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (23.81%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
4 5 (23.81%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 5 (23.81%) VoIP
4 5 (23.81%) WLAN
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.76%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 14 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Administrator
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps Administrator
1 11 (52.38%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Grails
1 14 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) Flash
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 14 (66.67%) PKI
1 14 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Analytics
1 14 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (66.67%) DevOps
1 14 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 14 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (23.81%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 14 (66.67%) Python
1 14 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CCNP
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCDA
3 1 (4.76%) CCDP
3 1 (4.76%) CCIE
3 1 (4.76%) CCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (90.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) Nagios
1 14 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Splunk
2 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) F5
3 5 (23.81%) Brocade
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) DevExpress
4 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto