The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 24 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.16% - 7.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% - 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £57,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
Information Security
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 207 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 65.12% 83.13% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 52 109 68
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Information Security
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Maidstone

Information Security
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (50.00%) Websense
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Information Security 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Network Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Websense