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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 22 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.28% 0.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
71 82 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 91.03% 78.85% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 115
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 18 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Information Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Audit Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Pensions Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft