The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 99 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.69% 0.57% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.69% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.60%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
Security Management
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
991 1014 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.14% 82.31% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 870 885 480
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Security Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Kent

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Kent

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Security Management 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 Security Management.

1 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 7 (35.00%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (35.00%) Information Security
4 7 (35.00%) Release Management
4 7 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) Firewall
5 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) Line Management
6 5 (25.00%) LAN
6 5 (25.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
6 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (25.00%) Network Management
6 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) COBIT
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (20.00%) MCITP
7 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Security Management 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) IT Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) Security Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Assistant
3 2 (10.00%) Quality Manager
3 2 (10.00%) QA Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
1 2 (10.00%) iPhone
1 2 (10.00%) iPad
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) VMS
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 7 (35.00%) Release Management
3 7 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Line Management
5 5 (25.00%) Network Management
5 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) QMS
7 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
2 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
1 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) McAfee
3 4 (20.00%) Websense
4 2 (10.00%) Apple