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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 70 96 113
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 13 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.64% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 1.46% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Median salary £43,000 £57,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.21% +19.79%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +6.74%
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
177 206 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.29% 18.78% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 149 182 237
Median salary £43,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,850 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
West Malling - 2 £67,500 -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 18 (94.74%) VPN
2 16 (84.21%) PCI DSS
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) WAN
3 15 (78.95%) CCNP
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (78.95%) CheckPoint
3 15 (78.95%) OSPF
3 15 (78.95%) Firewall
3 15 (78.95%) IPsec
4 14 (73.68%) CCNA
5 13 (68.42%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (68.42%) SAN
5 13 (68.42%) ITIL
5 13 (68.42%) LAN
5 13 (68.42%) VoIP
5 13 (68.42%) WLAN
5 13 (68.42%) GAP Analysis
5 13 (68.42%) BGP
5 13 (68.42%) EIGRP
5 13 (68.42%) VMware
5 13 (68.42%) IP Telephony
5 13 (68.42%) Brocade
5 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (68.42%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (68.42%) F5
5 13 (68.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 13 (68.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 13 (68.42%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (63.16%) 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 3 (15.79%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (15.79%) SoftLayer
1 3 (15.79%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) VPN
2 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) IPsec
2 15 (78.95%) OSPF
2 15 (78.95%) WAN
3 13 (68.42%) BGP
3 13 (68.42%) EIGRP
3 13 (68.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 13 (68.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 13 (68.42%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (68.42%) IP Telephony
3 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 13 (68.42%) SAN
3 13 (68.42%) VoIP
3 13 (68.42%) WLAN
4 3 (15.79%) SNMP
4 3 (15.79%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) IPv4
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Support
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Grails
1 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Cryptography
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
1 3 (15.79%) Statistics
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) GAP Analysis
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
1 13 (68.42%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (15.79%) Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Security
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) CCNP
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (73.68%) CCNA
3 13 (68.42%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CCDA
4 2 (10.53%) CCDP
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCSA
4 2 (10.53%) CCSE
4 2 (10.53%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (84.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
1 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) CheckPoint
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Brocade
2 13 (68.42%) F5
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Splunk
4 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.26%) Adobe
5 1 (5.26%) DevExpress