The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 81 99
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.30% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.47% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £61,250 £39,688 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.33% +22.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £35,938 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £43,438 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £43,596
% change year-on-year -6.00% +14.68%  

Data Security 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 546 844 937
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.73% 89.03% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 469 739 817
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 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Kent

Data Security
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Kent

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Kent over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Kent

Data Security
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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
Maidstone +2 1 £47,500 -
Data Security
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Data Security 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 Data Security.

1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (50.00%) PA-DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR

Data Security
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PA-DSS
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Chatham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago