The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
South East / Kent
Rank - 95 103
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.71% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.78% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
742 1021 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.76% 91.16% 85.62%
Number of salaries quoted 587 881 787
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Data Security
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Kent

Data Security
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Data Security 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 Security.

1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Data Security
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS