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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 106 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.086% - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% - 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £48,000 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
241 206 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.70% 16.72% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 220 192 166
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) MySQL
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) HTTP
1 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) CGI
3 5 (55.56%) Java SE
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) Percona
3 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
3 5 (55.56%) User Stories
3 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
3 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 5 (55.56%) Subversion
3 5 (55.56%) Maven

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (22.22%) nginx
4 1 (11.11%) DNN
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) nopCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) VRRP
3 2 (22.22%) SMTP
3 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CGI
2 5 (55.56%) Java SE
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) Memcached
4 1 (11.11%) DHTML
4 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
4 1 (11.11%) Flash
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
4 2 (22.22%) FreeBSD
4 2 (22.22%) Debian
4 2 (22.22%) OpenBSD
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) Web Development
1 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
1 5 (55.56%) Kanban
1 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Squid
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (22.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (55.56%) Capistrano
2 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
2 2 (22.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Percona
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft