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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 96 104 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -34
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.79% 0.24% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.29% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 7
Average salary £44,000 £29,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.15% -41.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,670
% change year-on-year
- -2.67%
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
958 1035 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.55% 82.80% 72.74%
Number of salaries quoted 829 907 469
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +17 4 £43,500 +38.09%
Data Protection
South East

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
2 8 (42.11%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Sage
5 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (15.79%) IaaS
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Foglight
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) IIS
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
8 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (5.26%) Line Management
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) Coaching
8 1 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) SLA
8 1 (5.26%) UNIX
8 1 (5.26%) BCP
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Risk Officer
2 4 (21.05%) IT Procurement Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Procurement Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Change Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Sales Executive
5 1 (5.26%) IT Sales Executive
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Director
5 1 (5.26%) Telesales Executive
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Information Security
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Telemarketing
5 1 (5.26%) Business Development
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) BCP
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Foglight
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Sage
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
Kent
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