The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
England / London
Rank 356 360 394
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +34
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 44 52 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.25% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.30% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 16
Median daily rate £525 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £401 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £650 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £410 £388
% change year-on-year
+18.90% +5.80%
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16462 17382 17138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.46% 84.19% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11897 12350 12358
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £24.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Vulnerability Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Vulnerability Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London 0 6 £510 +30.76% 4
Croydon - 5 £551 -
Chiswick - 1 £477 -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 62 (55.36%) Firewall
2 52 (46.43%) Information Security
3 51 (45.54%) Security Operations
4 40 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 40 (35.71%) SIEM
5 37 (33.04%) TCP/IP
6 32 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 31 (27.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 29 (25.89%) PCI DSS
8 29 (25.89%) Risk Management
9 28 (25.00%) WAN
9 28 (25.00%) LAN
9 28 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 28 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 27 (24.11%) CISSP
10 27 (24.11%) Finance
11 26 (23.21%) VMware
11 26 (23.21%) Windows
11 26 (23.21%) Identity Access Management
11 26 (23.21%) Kalman Filter
12 25 (22.32%) Patch Management
12 25 (22.32%) Cisco
12 25 (22.32%) Cybersecurity
13 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (19.64%) Unix
15 21 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (18.75%) Nessus
15 21 (18.75%) AlienVault
16 20 (17.86%) Security Operations Centre
16 20 (17.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (1.79%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.89%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.79%) IaaS
2 2 (1.79%) PaaS
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (55.36%) Firewall
2 40 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 37 (33.04%) TCP/IP
4 28 (25.00%) LAN
4 28 (25.00%) WAN
5 21 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (15.18%) Network Security
7 6 (5.36%) VoIP
7 6 (5.36%) VPN
8 3 (2.68%) DNS
8 3 (2.68%) IPsec
8 3 (2.68%) Multicast
9 2 (1.79%) BGP
9 2 (1.79%) DHCP
9 2 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.79%) HSRP
9 2 (1.79%) HTTP
9 2 (1.79%) OSPF
9 2 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.79%) MySQL
1 2 (1.79%) Redis
2 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (24.11%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Legal
2 9 (8.04%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.46%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.89%) Law
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (29.46%) Analyst
2 31 (27.68%) Security Analyst
3 18 (16.07%) Security Manager
4 15 (13.39%) Consultant
5 13 (11.61%) Operational Security Manager
5 13 (11.61%) Security Operations Manager
6 12 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Security Engineer
8 9 (8.04%) Network Engineer
8 9 (8.04%) Security Consultant
9 8 (7.14%) Architect
9 8 (7.14%) Information Officer
9 8 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
9 8 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Operations Manager
9 8 (7.14%) Security Officer
9 8 (7.14%) SIEM Analyst
10 7 (6.25%) Security Architect
11 6 (5.36%) Splunk Analyst
12 5 (4.46%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) ELK Stack
2 2 (1.79%) RESTful
3 1 (0.89%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 20 (17.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (9.82%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.25%) Equities
4 7 (6.25%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.79%) CESG
7 2 (1.79%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.79%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.21%) Windows
2 22 (19.64%) Unix
3 18 (16.07%) Linux
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.43%) Information Security
2 51 (45.54%) Security Operations
3 40 (35.71%) SIEM
4 29 (25.89%) Risk Management
5 26 (23.21%) Identity Access Management
5 26 (23.21%) Kalman Filter
6 25 (22.32%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (22.32%) Patch Management
7 18 (16.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 16 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 14 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
9 14 (12.50%) Threat Detection
10 11 (9.82%) Network Design
10 11 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (8.93%) Security Architecture
12 9 (8.04%) Asset Management
13 8 (7.14%) Data Analysis
13 8 (7.14%) Data Protection
14 7 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.25%) SQL
2 3 (2.68%) Python
3 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.89%) Perl
4 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 28 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (24.11%) CISSP
3 19 (16.96%) CISM
4 12 (10.71%) SANS
5 10 (8.93%) DV Cleared
5 10 (8.93%) GIAC
6 9 (8.04%) CISA
6 9 (8.04%) GCIA
6 9 (8.04%) GCIH
7 8 (7.14%) BC Cleared
7 8 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (6.25%) CNA
8 7 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (6.25%) Novell Certification
9 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.68%) CLAS
10 3 (2.68%) Degree
11 2 (1.79%) CEH
11 2 (1.79%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (27.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (25.89%) PCI DSS
3 14 (12.50%) RMADS
4 2 (1.79%) BS7799
4 2 (1.79%) ISO27002
4 2 (1.79%) QA
5 1 (0.89%) COBIT
5 1 (0.89%) GDPR
5 1 (0.89%) ISO27005
5 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (17.86%) vSphere
3 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.89%) NFS
5 1 (0.89%) Samba
5 1 (0.89%) Snort
5 1 (0.89%) Squid
5 1 (0.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (18.75%) Nessus
2 20 (17.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (8.93%) QRadar
4 8 (7.14%) CSIRT
4 8 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.79%) Kibana
5 2 (1.79%) logstash
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.89%) Nagios
6 1 (0.89%) OpenVAS
6 1 (0.89%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) VMware
2 25 (22.32%) Cisco
3 21 (18.75%) AlienVault
4 16 (14.29%) Splunk
5 10 (8.93%) ArcSight
6 8 (7.14%) LogRhythm
6 8 (7.14%) Qualys
7 7 (6.25%) Sun
8 6 (5.36%) IBM
8 6 (5.36%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.46%) Apple
9 5 (4.46%) Lumension
9 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
10 4 (3.57%) Palo Alto
11 3 (2.68%) HEAT Software
11 3 (2.68%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.79%) Bloomberg
12 2 (1.79%) Citrix
12 2 (1.79%) Juniper
12 2 (1.79%) Sophos