The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 79 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 10 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.16% 1.61% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.91% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 12
Median salary £70,000 £36,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.10% -34.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
Data Protection
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
731 891 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.70% 84.38% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 653 819 714
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Kent

Data Protection
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling 0 1 £31,500 -15.43%
Data Protection
South East

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Data Protection.

1 9 (39.13%) Windows
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
4 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (26.09%) Information Security
4 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
4 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (26.09%) SIEM
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (26.09%) LogRhythm
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
5 5 (21.74%) Security Operations
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (21.74%) vSphere
5 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
6 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) ETL
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix

Data Protection
Top Related 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 (8.70%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) VXLAN
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) ActiveReports
2 2 (8.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Operations Manager
1 6 (26.09%) Security Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Operations Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Operational Security Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Report Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (4.35%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.35%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (26.09%) Information Security
1 6 (26.09%) SIEM
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (21.74%) Security Operations
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
3 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) High Availability
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) Security Management
4 2 (8.70%) Server Patching
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.35%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CEH
3 1 (4.35%) CISMP
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
4 4 (17.39%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) Docker
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Nessus
1 4 (17.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) LogRhythm
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Cognos
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) IPFX
6 2 (8.70%) Splunk
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec
7 1 (4.35%) AlienVault
7 1 (4.35%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) Ruckus Wireless