The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 73 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 19 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.44% 0.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1091 1535 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.46% 84.85% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 897 704
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Salford - 13 £450 - 2
Vulnerability Management
North West

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 41 (85.42%) Firewall
2 39 (81.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 39 (81.25%) LAN
2 39 (81.25%) VoIP
2 39 (81.25%) WAN
2 39 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 39 (81.25%) VPN
2 39 (81.25%) Patch Management
3 38 (79.17%) Apple
3 38 (79.17%) Unix
3 38 (79.17%) Windows
3 38 (79.17%) Linux
4 36 (75.00%) CISSP
4 36 (75.00%) SSCP
4 36 (75.00%) SANS
4 36 (75.00%) QRadar
4 36 (75.00%) Splunk
5 34 (70.83%) Network Monitoring
5 34 (70.83%) Elastic Stack
6 28 (58.33%) LogRhythm
6 28 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (58.33%) IBM
7 22 (45.83%) Case Management
8 21 (43.75%) Information Security
9 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
9 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
10 18 (37.50%) Security Operations
11 17 (35.42%) Cyber Attack
12 16 (33.33%) Open Source
13 15 (31.25%) Security Monitoring

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) Jetty
2 3 (6.25%) Mongrel
2 3 (6.25%) nginx
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.25%) Google App Engine
1 3 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (85.42%) Firewall
2 39 (81.25%) LAN
2 39 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 39 (81.25%) VoIP
2 39 (81.25%) VPN
2 39 (81.25%) WAN
3 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (6.25%) DHCP
4 3 (6.25%) DNS
4 3 (6.25%) FTP
4 3 (6.25%) HTTP
4 3 (6.25%) IPsec
4 3 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Technical Specialist
4 9 (18.75%) Security Specialist
5 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Security Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.33%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Domino Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Security Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 2 (4.17%) Splunk Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (20.83%) RESTful
2 10 (20.83%) Web Services
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) J2EE
3 3 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Cyber Attack
2 12 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.58%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.08%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Linux
1 38 (79.17%) Unix
1 38 (79.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Patch Management
1 39 (81.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 34 (70.83%) Network Monitoring
3 28 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (45.83%) Case Management
5 21 (43.75%) Information Security
6 18 (37.50%) Security Operations
7 16 (33.33%) Open Source
8 15 (31.25%) Security Monitoring
9 12 (25.00%) SIEM
10 9 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (16.67%) Analytics
11 8 (16.67%) Data Analytics
12 7 (14.58%) Process Improvement
13 6 (12.50%) DevOps
13 6 (12.50%) People Management
13 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
13 6 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
13 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
14 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Python
2 3 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (75.00%) CISSP
1 36 (75.00%) SANS
1 36 (75.00%) SSCP
2 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
2 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (75.00%) QRadar
2 13 (27.08%) Kibana
2 13 (27.08%) logstash
3 8 (16.67%) Nessus
3 8 (16.67%) Nexpose
3 8 (16.67%) Nmap
3 8 (16.67%) RSA enVision
4 3 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Apple
2 36 (75.00%) Splunk
3 28 (58.33%) IBM
3 28 (58.33%) LogRhythm
4 8 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 8 (16.67%) Intel
4 8 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 8 (16.67%) NetWitness
4 8 (16.67%) Qualys
5 6 (12.50%) Snow
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.25%) Google
7 3 (6.25%) VMware
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix
8 1 (2.08%) HP