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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 91 84 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -33
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 7 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.68% 1.00% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.32% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 26
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,296
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -2.74%
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
864 831 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.88% 75.27% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 733 712 570
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Kent

Security Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
West Malling - 3 £42,500 -
Dover - 1 £62,500 -
Security Management
South East

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Clustering
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (46.15%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) Replication
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (30.77%) IIS
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (30.77%) iSCSI
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) SQL DBA
1 6 (46.15%) DBA
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
3 2 (15.38%) DTV
4 1 (7.69%) Tandem
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Release Management
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
1 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCITP
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
1 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
1 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Websense
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco