The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank - 89 99
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.61% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.62% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Security Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
987 961 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.40% 96.97% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 869 872 977
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,648
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Kent

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM

Security Specialist Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago