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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 70 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 20 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 0.31% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.38% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1157 1587 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.88% 82.31% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 925 652
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 32
Median hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 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 17 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
Salford - 10 £450 - 2
Vulnerability Management
North West

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 25 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 25 (71.43%) Unix
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) LAN
2 25 (71.43%) VoIP
2 25 (71.43%) WAN
2 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 25 (71.43%) VPN
2 25 (71.43%) CISSP
2 25 (71.43%) Patch Management
3 24 (68.57%) Apple
3 24 (68.57%) Linux
4 23 (65.71%) SSCP
4 23 (65.71%) SANS
5 22 (62.86%) Splunk
6 21 (60.00%) QRadar
7 20 (57.14%) ELK Stack
8 19 (54.29%) Network Monitoring
9 17 (48.57%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (40.00%) Case Management
10 14 (40.00%) Information Security
11 13 (37.14%) IBM
11 13 (37.14%) Security Monitoring
11 13 (37.14%) LogRhythm
12 12 (34.29%) Cyber Attack
13 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
13 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
14 10 (28.57%) Security Operations
15 9 (25.71%) Qualys

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 (17.14%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Jetty
2 1 (2.86%) Mongrel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) nginx
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 25 (71.43%) LAN
2 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 25 (71.43%) VoIP
2 25 (71.43%) VPN
2 25 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.43%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) FTP
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) IPsec
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Security Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Domino Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Security Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SOC Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) ArcSight Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) SIEM Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Splunk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) ELK Stack
2 6 (17.14%) RESTful
2 6 (17.14%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.71%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Unix
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Patch Management
1 25 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (54.29%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (48.57%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (40.00%) Case Management
4 14 (40.00%) Information Security
5 13 (37.14%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (28.57%) Security Operations
7 8 (22.86%) Analytics
7 8 (22.86%) Data Analytics
8 7 (20.00%) Open Source
8 7 (20.00%) SIEM
9 6 (17.14%) People Management
9 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
9 6 (17.14%) Resource Allocation
9 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
10 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
11 1 (2.86%) Protective Monitoring
11 1 (2.86%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) CISSP
2 23 (65.71%) SANS
2 23 (65.71%) SSCP
3 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) CISM
5 1 (2.86%) CEH
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (60.00%) QRadar
2 8 (22.86%) Nessus
2 8 (22.86%) Nexpose
2 8 (22.86%) Nmap
3 6 (17.14%) Kibana
3 6 (17.14%) logstash
4 4 (11.43%) RSA enVision
5 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Apple
2 22 (62.86%) Splunk
3 13 (37.14%) IBM
3 13 (37.14%) LogRhythm
4 9 (25.71%) Intel Security
4 9 (25.71%) Qualys
5 8 (22.86%) ArcSight
5 8 (22.86%) Intel
5 8 (22.86%) NetWitness
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Google
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) VMware