Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 79 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 19 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.81% 2.43% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.75% 15.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 0
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% - -
South East median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £64,500
% change year-on-year -4.04% -23.26% -

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 149 206 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.20% 15.64% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 127 187 189
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -4.23% +5.65%
10th Percentile £29,300 £28,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,250 £66,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Kent

GDPR
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for GDPR in Kent

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Kent over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Kent

GDPR
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Kent region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochester - 4 - -
Chatham -4 3 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Tunbridge Wells +8 1 £55,000 -18.52% 4
Sevenoaks +2 1 £29,500 +3.80%
Maidstone -2 1 £90,000 +89.47% 1
West Malling -8 1 £37,500 -13.79%
Edenbridge - 1 £35,000 -
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing GDPR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) Data Security
3 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) VBA
5 5 (26.32%) ERP
5 5 (26.32%) OOD
5 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
5 5 (26.32%) Legal
5 5 (26.32%) Infragistics
5 5 (26.32%) Practice Management
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 5 (26.32%) WPF
5 5 (26.32%) WinForms

GDPR
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) Wireless
2 4 (21.05%) Wireless Security
3 1 (5.26%) 4G
3 1 (5.26%) DSL
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.26%) Protractor
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Legal
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Security Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Team Leader
3 5 (26.32%) IT Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
2 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
2 5 (26.32%) WinForms
2 5 (26.32%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (10.53%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Data Security
2 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) CRM
4 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
4 5 (26.32%) ERP
4 5 (26.32%) Microservices
4 5 (26.32%) MVVM
4 5 (26.32%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) OOD
4 5 (26.32%) Practice Management
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
4 5 (26.32%) Service Design
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) ISMS
6 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (15.79%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
2 5 (26.32%) VBA
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.79%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CSIRT
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Aderant
2 5 (26.32%) Infragistics
2 5 (26.32%) LexisNexis
2 5 (26.32%) Xamarin
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle