The first table below looks at the demand for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 88 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.81% - 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £55,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,725 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-6.52% -7.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
931 773 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.80% 72.92% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 807 660 583
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Protection
South East

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Kent region.

Data Protection Salary Trend in Kent

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Kent

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Data Protection 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 Data Protection.

1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) CISSP
2 10 (55.56%) CISM
3 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) Financial Institution
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) Advertising
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) Foglight
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) IIS
8 3 (16.67%) SAN
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (16.67%) IaaS
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (11.11%) Degree
9 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.11%) MS Office
10 1 (5.56%) VPN
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco
10 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (5.56%) IPsec
10 1 (5.56%) Banking

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Data Protection 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 Data Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Financial Institution
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Information Security Officer
1 7 (38.89%) Security Officer
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Officer
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Sales Executive
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Sales Executive
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.56%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (5.56%) Telesales Executive
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.56%) Telemarketing
3 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) QMS
3 1 (5.56%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CISSP
1 10 (55.56%) CISM
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Foglight
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco