The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
South East / Berkshire
Rank 106 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £440 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £540 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1587 1936 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.93% 78.54% 74.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 1009 990
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 77 22
Median hourly rate £23.34 £18.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.20 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Berkshire region.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 2 £450 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Vulnerability Management
South East

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) SSCP
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Splunk
3 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
3 3 (42.86%) SANS
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 2 (28.57%) Case Management
4 2 (28.57%) QRadar
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Attack

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ELK Stack
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) SAML
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Case Management
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
5 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) SANS
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) SSCP
2 1 (14.29%) CISMP
2 1 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) QRadar
2 1 (14.29%) Kibana
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) Nessus
2 1 (14.29%) Nexpose
2 1 (14.29%) Nmap
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (14.29%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
1 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Intel
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 1 (14.29%) NetWitness
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Qualys
3 1 (14.29%) Tripwire