Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 87 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 21 27 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.15% 2.04% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.89% 13.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 0
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% - -
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% -6.67% -

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 141 205 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.42% 15.47% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 126 184 163
Kent median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,625 £26,975 £30,000
90th Percentile £64,375 £70,000 £70,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 17 November 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 17 November 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
Chatham -1 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Queenborough - 3 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +6 2 £42,500 -5.56% 2
West Malling +1 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Maidstone -7 1 £90,000 +89.47%
Dartford - 1 - - 1
Edenbridge - 1 £35,000 -
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 13 (61.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (57.14%) Data Security
2 12 (57.14%) Information Security
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 9 (42.86%) SIEM
4 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) ITIL
5 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 6 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (28.57%) SLA
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (19.05%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless Security
9 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
9 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
9 4 (19.05%) Network Security
9 4 (19.05%) ISMS
9 4 (19.05%) VPN
9 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless
9 4 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (14.29%) Logistics
10 3 (14.29%) Data Management
10 3 (14.29%) Marketing
10 3 (14.29%) VMware

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless Security
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Power BI
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Protractor
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Security Analyst
3 10 (47.62%) IT Analyst
3 10 (47.62%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Data Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Governance Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Director
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Information Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Fintech
5 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Data Security
1 12 (57.14%) Information Security
2 9 (42.86%) SIEM
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 7 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (19.05%) ISMS
6 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
7 3 (14.29%) Data Entry
7 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 3 (14.29%) Data Management
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Email Filtering
7 3 (14.29%) ERP
7 3 (14.29%) Logistics
7 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 3 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (14.29%) CISM
3 3 (14.29%) CISSP
3 3 (14.29%) MCSA
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) SSCP
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (28.57%) SLA
3 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
4 2 (9.52%) COBIT
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (4.76%) NIST 800
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CSIRT
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk