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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 476 503 530
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +27
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 154 129 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 67 64
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £348 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £38.84 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.84 £43.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.67%
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
41114 42561 40203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.07% 80.48% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27376 28207 25378
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 984 1150 1116
Median hourly rate £29.25 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.96% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -5 54 £500 +11.11% 17
South East -2 39 £488 +11.42% 6
North West +25 19 - -
Yorkshire - 18 £413 - 7
South West +12 9 £365 -18.88% 3
East of England +12 9 £353 -21.66% 2
West Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
Vulnerability Management
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Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 157 (47.15%) Information Security
2 142 (42.64%) CISSP
3 114 (34.23%) SIEM
4 109 (32.73%) Firewall
5 104 (31.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 95 (28.53%) CISM
7 94 (28.23%) Finance
8 92 (27.63%) PCI DSS
9 74 (22.22%) Network Security
10 72 (21.62%) Security Operations
11 68 (20.42%) Windows
12 62 (18.62%) Penetration Testing
13 56 (16.82%) Cybersecurity
14 55 (16.52%) Risk Management
14 55 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
15 54 (16.22%) Qualys
16 53 (15.92%) Data Centre
17 52 (15.62%) Management Information System
18 48 (14.41%) Cisco
19 45 (13.51%) Project Management
19 45 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
20 44 (13.21%) ITIL
21 43 (12.91%) Linux
22 41 (12.31%) Intrusion Detection
23 38 (11.41%) CISA
23 38 (11.41%) Unix
23 38 (11.41%) Intel Security
23 38 (11.41%) Splunk
24 37 (11.11%) COBIT
24 37 (11.11%) Security Management

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 11 (3.30%) OpenStack
2 9 (2.70%) IIS
3 6 (1.80%) Apache
4 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.20%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.50%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) MS Project
3 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.41%) IaaS
4 15 (4.50%) PaaS
5 10 (3.00%) Mimecast
6 7 (2.10%) Office 365
7 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (32.73%) Firewall
2 74 (22.22%) Network Security
3 41 (12.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 31 (9.31%) TCP/IP
5 30 (9.01%) LAN
6 28 (8.41%) WAN
7 18 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
8 17 (5.11%) Wireless
9 12 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (2.10%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (2.10%) Internet
10 7 (2.10%) SSL
10 7 (2.10%) Wireless Security
11 6 (1.80%) HTTP
11 6 (1.80%) VPN
12 5 (1.50%) DNS
12 5 (1.50%) NAS
12 5 (1.50%) SAN
13 4 (1.20%) TACACS
14 3 (0.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.20%) Big Data
2 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.30%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) AppScan
General
1 94 (28.23%) Finance
2 14 (4.20%) Legal
3 12 (3.60%) Banking
4 9 (2.70%) Retail
5 5 (1.50%) Advertising
5 5 (1.50%) French Language
5 5 (1.50%) German Language
5 5 (1.50%) Law
6 4 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.20%) Portuguese Language
6 4 (1.20%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.60%) Games
7 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.60%) Marketing
7 2 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.30%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 88 (26.43%) Analyst
2 79 (23.72%) Security Analyst
3 65 (19.52%) Consultant
4 62 (18.62%) Security Consultant
5 50 (15.02%) Security Manager
6 28 (8.41%) Project Manager
6 28 (8.41%) Security Project Manager
7 27 (8.11%) Architect
8 26 (7.81%) Information Security Consultant
9 23 (6.91%) Security Engineer
10 22 (6.61%) IT Analyst
10 22 (6.61%) IT Security Analyst
11 21 (6.31%) Security Architect
12 19 (5.71%) Information Analyst
12 19 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
13 16 (4.80%) Information Security Manager
14 15 (4.50%) Information Manager
15 13 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
16 12 (3.60%) Security Specialist
16 12 (3.60%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.20%) Middleware
2 2 (0.60%) REST
2 2 (0.60%) Web Services
2 2 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (0.60%) XML
3 1 (0.30%) .NET
3 1 (0.30%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.92%) Data Centre
2 52 (15.62%) Management Information System
3 34 (10.21%) PKI
4 26 (7.81%) Security Operations Centre
5 13 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.00%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.80%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.20%) CESG
10 4 (1.20%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.90%) Equities
11 3 (0.90%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.90%) PMI
11 3 (0.90%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.60%) CMDB
12 2 (0.60%) iPad
12 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (20.42%) Windows
2 43 (12.91%) Linux
3 38 (11.41%) Unix
4 14 (4.20%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.40%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.80%) AIX
8 6 (1.80%) Solaris
8 6 (1.80%) VMS
8 6 (1.80%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.60%) CentOS
10 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.60%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.30%) Android
11 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (47.15%) Information Security
2 114 (34.23%) SIEM
3 72 (21.62%) Security Operations
4 62 (18.62%) Penetration Testing
5 56 (16.82%) Cybersecurity
6 55 (16.52%) Risk Management
6 55 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
7 45 (13.51%) Project Management
8 44 (13.21%) ITIL
9 37 (11.11%) Security Management
10 36 (10.81%) Threat Management
11 29 (8.71%) Incident Management
12 28 (8.41%) Security Architecture
13 26 (7.81%) Data Protection
13 26 (7.81%) ISMS
13 26 (7.81%) Patch Management
13 26 (7.81%) Web Filtering
14 25 (7.51%) Information Assurance
14 25 (7.51%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.40%) Python
2 7 (2.10%) Perl
2 7 (2.10%) SQL
3 6 (1.80%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.50%) C
4 5 (1.50%) Java
5 4 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.90%) PHP
6 3 (0.90%) Ruby
7 2 (0.60%) C#
7 2 (0.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 142 (42.64%) CISSP
2 95 (28.53%) CISM
3 38 (11.41%) CISA
4 28 (8.41%) Security Cleared
5 26 (7.81%) SC Cleared
6 21 (6.31%) Degree
7 20 (6.01%) CEH
8 17 (5.11%) CompTIA Security+
8 17 (5.11%) GCIH
8 17 (5.11%) Security+ Certification
9 13 (3.90%) SANS
10 10 (3.00%) APMP
10 10 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (2.70%) GCIA
12 7 (2.10%) CCNA
12 7 (2.10%) IISP
12 7 (2.10%) SSCP
13 6 (1.80%) CRISC
13 6 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (31.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 92 (27.63%) PCI DSS
3 37 (11.11%) COBIT
4 10 (3.00%) RMADS
5 7 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (1.50%) GPG13
7 5 (1.50%) ISO27002
7 5 (1.50%) SLA
8 3 (0.90%) QA
9 2 (0.60%) COSO
9 2 (0.60%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.60%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.60%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.30%) ISO22301
System Software
1 36 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (10.21%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.60%) vSphere
4 9 (2.70%) Firmware
5 8 (2.40%) BitLocker
6 6 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.60%) Samba
7 2 (0.60%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.60%) XenApp
8 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (5.11%) Nessus
2 16 (4.80%) SCCM
3 15 (4.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 15 (4.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (3.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (1.50%) WSUS
6 4 (1.20%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.90%) Nmap
7 3 (0.90%) SCOM
8 2 (0.60%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.60%) QRadar
9 1 (0.30%) Ansible
9 1 (0.30%) EnCase
9 1 (0.30%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.30%) Puppet
9 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 54 (16.22%) Qualys
2 48 (14.41%) Cisco
3 38 (11.41%) Intel Security
3 38 (11.41%) Splunk
4 36 (10.81%) VMware
5 35 (10.51%) Microsoft
6 20 (6.01%) Citrix
7 17 (5.11%) Symantec
8 15 (4.50%) ArcSight
9 12 (3.60%) AlienVault
10 11 (3.30%) Forcepoint
11 10 (3.00%) CheckPoint
12 9 (2.70%) Tripwire
13 8 (2.40%) Blue Coat
13 8 (2.40%) LogRhythm
14 7 (2.10%) BMC
14 7 (2.10%) Cyber-Ark
14 7 (2.10%) Oracle
15 6 (1.80%) HP
15 6 (1.80%) NetApp
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