Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 94 128
Rank change year-on-year -12 +34 +20
Permanent jobs citing SSL 3 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.26% 1.64% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 9.51% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 11
Kent median annual salary £80,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £73,500 £40,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,500 £55,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +11.76%

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 222 263 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.41% 17.22% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 204 201 389
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,775 £55,000 £59,000
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% -2.30% +2.35%

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AMQP
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) CGI
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) SGML
3 1 (33.33%) VRML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft