The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 87 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.52% 0.081% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 0.41% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £32,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
233 245 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.30% 19.92% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 206 223 211
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing SSL 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 SSL.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) EDI
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) CGI
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) SGML
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) VRML
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing SSL 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 SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 5 (100.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) EDI
1 5 (100.00%) CGI
1 5 (100.00%) SGML
1 5 (100.00%) VRML
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft