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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
South East / Kent
Rank - 91 111
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.77% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.84% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.46%

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
749 954 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.57% 91.55% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 606 841 840
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,750
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 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) CISA
3 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless Security
4 2 (40.00%) PCI QSA
4 2 (40.00%) PA-DSS
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

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 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Compliance Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISA
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) PA-DSS
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago