The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 474 498 539
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +41
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 88 56 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.12% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.16% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 24 22
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £277 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £534 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.94% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36713 34180 37700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.42% 73.32% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23128 21211 22153
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 983 1363
Average hourly rate £24.00 £32.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £13.47 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.05 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Vulnerability Management
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +17 47 £433 -13.35% 10
South East +5 23 £394 -1.56% 4
North West -8 11 £488 +72.56%
East of England - 4 £323 -
South West -33 2 £425 +54.54% 1
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (48.13%) Firewall
2 67 (41.88%) Windows
3 64 (40.00%) Information Security
4 54 (33.75%) CISSP
5 51 (31.88%) Finance
6 48 (30.00%) UNIX
7 45 (28.13%) Management Information System
8 41 (25.63%) Linux
9 34 (21.25%) SIEM
10 33 (20.63%) ITIL
11 30 (18.75%) Qualys
12 27 (16.88%) Penetration Testing
13 25 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (15.00%) TCP/IP
15 23 (14.38%) Cisco
15 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
15 23 (14.38%) PRINCE2
16 22 (13.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 21 (13.13%) SQL
17 21 (13.13%) CISM
18 20 (12.50%) McAfee
18 20 (12.50%) Network Security
19 18 (11.25%) Security Management
20 17 (10.63%) Websense
20 17 (10.63%) Banking
21 16 (10.00%) Incident Management
21 16 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
21 16 (10.00%) Mainframe
22 15 (9.38%) SAN

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (6.88%) IIS
2 10 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (7.50%) MS Office
2 11 (6.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (48.13%) Firewall
2 24 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 20 (12.50%) Network Security
4 16 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 15 (9.38%) SAN
6 14 (8.75%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (8.13%) Wireless
8 10 (6.25%) VPN
9 9 (5.63%) Internet
10 5 (3.13%) LAN
10 5 (3.13%) WAN
11 2 (1.25%) VoIP
11 2 (1.25%) LDAP
11 2 (1.25%) OSPF
11 2 (1.25%) BGP
11 2 (1.25%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.63%) ATM
12 1 (0.63%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.88%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.63%) MySQL
General
1 51 (31.88%) Finance
2 17 (10.63%) Banking
3 8 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (1.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.88%) Law
5 3 (1.88%) Legal
6 2 (1.25%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (35.00%) Analyst
2 46 (28.75%) Security Analyst
3 27 (16.88%) Security Engineer
4 26 (16.25%) Project Manager
5 21 (13.13%) Consultant
6 17 (10.63%) Security Consultant
6 17 (10.63%) IT Security Analyst
6 17 (10.63%) Security Manager
7 16 (10.00%) Architect
7 16 (10.00%) Security Architect
8 12 (7.50%) Security Project Manager
9 11 (6.88%) IT Project Manager
10 10 (6.25%) Information Analyst
11 9 (5.63%) Network Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) IT Auditor
11 9 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (5.63%) IT Security Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) Auditor
12 8 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
13 7 (4.38%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.00%) Regular Expression
2 4 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) Middleware
3 1 (0.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 9 (5.63%) CMDB
4 8 (5.00%) Economics
5 7 (4.38%) PMI
6 3 (1.88%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.88%) AS400
6 3 (1.88%) PKI
6 3 (1.88%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.88%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.25%) Open Source
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.63%) RMADS
8 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.63%) Equities
8 1 (0.63%) CESG
8 1 (0.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 67 (41.88%) Windows
2 48 (30.00%) UNIX
3 41 (25.63%) Linux
4 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.88%) CentOS
6 3 (1.88%) Solaris
7 2 (1.25%) AIX
7 2 (1.25%) HPUX
8 1 (0.63%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.00%) Information Security
2 34 (21.25%) SIEM
3 33 (20.63%) ITIL
4 27 (16.88%) Penetration Testing
5 25 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (14.38%) PRINCE2
7 18 (11.25%) Security Management
8 16 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
9 10 (6.25%) Identity Management
10 9 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.00%) Change Management
11 8 (5.00%) Security Architecture
12 7 (4.38%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.38%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.38%) Business Continuity
13 6 (3.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (3.75%) Data Governance
14 5 (3.13%) ITIL V3
14 5 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.13%) SQL
2 6 (3.75%) Perl
2 6 (3.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.88%) C
4 2 (1.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.25%) Ruby
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (33.75%) CISSP
2 25 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (13.13%) CISM
4 13 (8.13%) CCNA
5 12 (7.50%) CISA
5 12 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (7.50%) MCSE
6 11 (6.88%) MCP
6 11 (6.88%) CCNP
6 11 (6.88%) CEH
7 9 (5.63%) CCSE
8 7 (4.38%) PMP
8 7 (4.38%) PMI Certification
9 5 (3.13%) CRISC
10 4 (2.50%) GIAC
11 3 (1.88%) CCSA
11 3 (1.88%) GSEC
11 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.88%) CCSP
12 2 (1.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (8.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (5.00%) COBIT
4 7 (4.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.50%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (7.50%) Nessus
2 11 (6.88%) SCCM
3 3 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.25%) OpenView
4 2 (1.25%) Foglight
5 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Qualys
2 23 (14.38%) Cisco
2 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.50%) McAfee
4 17 (10.63%) Websense
5 13 (8.13%) VMware
5 13 (8.13%) CheckPoint
6 9 (5.63%) Citrix
7 7 (4.38%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.75%) HP
8 6 (3.75%) IBM
8 6 (3.75%) Oracle
8 6 (3.75%) ArcSight
9 5 (3.13%) Remedy
10 4 (2.50%) Splunk
10 4 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (2.50%) Blue Coat
10 4 (2.50%) SAP
10 4 (2.50%) ScanSafe
11 3 (1.88%) BMC
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