Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 112 145
Rank change year-on-year +16 +33 -2
Permanent jobs citing SSL 12 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.90% 1.00% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% 4.17% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 1
Kent median annual salary £75,000 £43,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.42% -25.22% +19.79%
10th Percentile £62,375 £40,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £47,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%

SSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 259 408 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.53% 23.89% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 209 359 364
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% -13.53%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Kent

SSL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SSL in Kent

SSL
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Kent over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SSL 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +24 1 £45,000 +28.57%
West Malling -8 1 £62,500 -10.71%
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) JSON
2 10 (83.33%) AMQP
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (83.33%) SOAP
2 10 (83.33%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) EDI
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) SMTP
2 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 10 (83.33%) Internet
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) Microservices
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS

SSL
Co-occurring 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) AMQP
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
1 10 (83.33%) Internet
1 10 (83.33%) SMTP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Architect
1 10 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Lead Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) EDI
2 10 (83.33%) JSON
2 10 (83.33%) SOAP
2 10 (83.33%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows 10
1 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Microservices
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCDA
1 1 (8.33%) CCDP
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCSA
1 1 (8.33%) CCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
1 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto