Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Kent
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - +99 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 0 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 0.45% - 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% - 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
Median annual salary £37,500 - £75,000
10th Percentile £33,000 - £64,625
90th Percentile £43,750 - £87,500
South East median annual salary £56,250 £59,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.66% +12.38% +7.69%

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 135 172 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 20.30% 19.03% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 115 152 219
Median annual salary £34,088 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.10% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £54,500 £57,500 £61,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Kent

SSL
Salary Trend in Kent

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SSL in Kent.

Salary trend 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 5 April 2020. 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
Sevenoaks - 2 £36,250 -
West Malling - 1 £40,000 -
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, IT jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SSL.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Contract Negotiation
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) WooCommerce
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

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 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Site Server
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Backend Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Contract Negotiation
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) WooCommerce