The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 71 86
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 4 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.60% 1.96% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 2.20% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 16
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £41,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 552 862 933
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.51% 88.87% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 473 755 811
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Kent.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Kent over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Kent

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £60,000 -
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Head of ICT
3 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
1 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
1 1 (7.14%) Information Security
1 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (7.14%) Line Management
1 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
1 1 (7.14%) SIEM
1 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Intel
3 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk