The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 525 511 514
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 55 65 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.17% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £363
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Vulnerability Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Vulnerability Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the England region.

Vulnerability Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 27 £500 +5.26% 11
South East -25 15 £400 -20.00% 10
South West - 9 £395 - 2
East of England +14 2 £525 +44.82% 3
North West -20 1 - - 5
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
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Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Management.

1 77 (57.46%) Information Security
2 70 (52.24%) CISSP
3 51 (38.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (31.34%) CISM
4 42 (31.34%) Firewall
5 37 (27.61%) Linux
6 36 (26.87%) Windows
7 35 (26.12%) Penetration Testing
8 34 (25.37%) Finance
9 33 (24.63%) Risk Management
9 33 (24.63%) ITIL
10 30 (22.39%) Management Information System
11 28 (20.90%) Cyber Security
12 24 (17.91%) Incident Management
13 23 (17.16%) Qualys
14 22 (16.42%) Project Management
15 21 (15.67%) Security Management
15 21 (15.67%) PCI DSS
15 21 (15.67%) Nessus
16 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (14.93%) GIAC
16 20 (14.93%) Change Management
17 19 (14.18%) Security Architecture
17 19 (14.18%) SIEM
18 18 (13.43%) Splunk
18 18 (13.43%) Degree
18 18 (13.43%) McAfee
19 17 (12.69%) Intrusion Detection
20 16 (11.94%) Security Testing
20 16 (11.94%) Network Security

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.97%) IIS
3 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.49%) Apache
4 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.48%) MS Office
3 5 (3.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.24%) SaaS
1 3 (2.24%) PaaS
1 3 (2.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (31.34%) Firewall
2 17 (12.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (11.94%) Network Security
4 13 (9.70%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.97%) LDAP
6 6 (4.48%) Wireless
6 6 (4.48%) DNS
7 5 (3.73%) SAN
7 5 (3.73%) Internet
8 3 (2.24%) DHCP
8 3 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.49%) SNMP
9 2 (1.49%) SSH
9 2 (1.49%) HTTP
9 2 (1.49%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.75%) RIP
10 1 (0.75%) LAN
10 1 (0.75%) WAN
10 1 (0.75%) VPN
10 1 (0.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.49%) MySQL
2 1 (0.75%) Big Data
General
1 34 (25.37%) Finance
2 11 (8.21%) Games
3 10 (7.46%) Retail
4 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.73%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.24%) Banking
7 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.49%) German Language
7 2 (1.49%) Law
7 2 (1.49%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.75%) Automotive
8 1 (0.75%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 51 (38.06%) Analyst
2 50 (37.31%) Security Analyst
3 20 (14.93%) Security Consultant
3 20 (14.93%) Consultant
4 15 (11.19%) Security Specialist
5 14 (10.45%) Security Manager
6 13 (9.70%) Project Manager
7 10 (7.46%) Architect
8 9 (6.72%) Security Architect
8 9 (6.72%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) IT Security Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Security Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Information Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Information Manager
10 7 (5.22%) Information Security Consultant
10 7 (5.22%) Information Security Manager
11 6 (4.48%) Security Project Manager
12 4 (2.99%) Information Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) Web Services
2 2 (1.49%) XML
2 2 (1.49%) Middleware
3 1 (0.75%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Management Information System
2 14 (10.45%) PKI
3 12 (8.96%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.46%) Cryptography
5 9 (6.72%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (6.72%) CMDB
6 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.48%) Human Factors
7 5 (3.73%) Smart Meter
7 5 (3.73%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (3.73%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.99%) AS400
9 3 (2.24%) Statistics
9 3 (2.24%) Online Games
9 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.49%) RMADS
10 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.49%) PMI
10 2 (1.49%) CESG
10 2 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.61%) Linux
2 36 (26.87%) Windows
3 16 (11.94%) UNIX
4 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.49%) CentOS
5 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (57.46%) Information Security
2 35 (26.12%) Penetration Testing
3 33 (24.63%) ITIL
3 33 (24.63%) Risk Management
4 28 (20.90%) Cyber Security
5 24 (17.91%) Incident Management
6 22 (16.42%) Project Management
7 21 (15.67%) Security Management
8 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (14.93%) Change Management
9 19 (14.18%) Security Architecture
9 19 (14.18%) SIEM
10 16 (11.94%) Security Testing
11 15 (11.19%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (10.45%) Data Protection
13 12 (8.96%) Information Assurance
14 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
14 10 (7.46%) Coaching
15 8 (5.97%) Service Management
15 8 (5.97%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.48%) SQL
2 4 (2.99%) C
3 2 (1.49%) PHP
4 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 70 (52.24%) CISSP
2 42 (31.34%) CISM
3 20 (14.93%) GIAC
4 18 (13.43%) Degree
5 13 (9.70%) CEH
5 13 (9.70%) CRISC
6 12 (8.96%) Security Cleared
7 11 (8.21%) CISA
7 11 (8.21%) MCP
8 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (6.72%) PMP
9 9 (6.72%) PMI Certification
10 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (5.97%) MCSE
10 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
11 7 (5.22%) GCIA
12 5 (3.73%) CCNA
13 4 (2.99%) GCIH
14 3 (2.24%) GPEN
14 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (38.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (15.67%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.22%) COBIT
4 6 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.99%) SLA
6 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.73%) Snort
4 4 (2.99%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.75%) XenApp
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (15.67%) Nessus
2 8 (5.97%) SCCM
3 4 (2.99%) OpenView
4 3 (2.24%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.24%) CORE IMPACT
4 3 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.49%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.75%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.75%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.75%) Nmap
Vendors
1 23 (17.16%) Qualys
2 18 (13.43%) Splunk
2 18 (13.43%) McAfee
3 15 (11.19%) ArcSight
4 14 (10.45%) VMware
4 14 (10.45%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.96%) IBM
6 11 (8.21%) HP
7 8 (5.97%) Citrix
8 6 (4.48%) Cisco
8 6 (4.48%) BMC
9 5 (3.73%) Sophos
9 5 (3.73%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (2.99%) Tripwire
10 4 (2.99%) Juniper
10 4 (2.99%) Remedy
11 3 (2.24%) NetIQ
11 3 (2.24%) Symantec
11 3 (2.24%) Sourcefire
11 3 (2.24%) Altiris
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