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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 96 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 13 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.70% 0.12% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.16% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
Vulnerability Management
North West

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
1511 1248 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.94% 75.77% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 668 537
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 £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 40
Median hourly rate £28.50 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.87% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £11.90 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £37.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 13 (65.00%) SIEM
2 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 11 (55.00%) PKI
4 10 (50.00%) CISSP
4 10 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (45.00%) CISM
5 9 (45.00%) Firewall
6 8 (40.00%) Network Security
6 8 (40.00%) Information Security
6 8 (40.00%) Security Operations
7 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) Symantec
8 6 (30.00%) Intel Security
8 6 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (30.00%) Unix
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (30.00%) Splunk
8 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (30.00%) Threat Management
9 5 (25.00%) Email Filtering
9 5 (25.00%) Web Filtering
9 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (25.00%) COBIT
10 4 (20.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) CEH
11 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DMZ
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Malware Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Risk Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SOC Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) PKI
2 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) SIEM
2 10 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (40.00%) Information Security
3 8 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (30.00%) Threat Management
6 5 (25.00%) Email Filtering
6 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Web Filtering
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 1 (5.00%) Data Privacy
9 1 (5.00%) Database Security
9 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (5.00%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) CISM
3 4 (20.00%) CEH
4 3 (15.00%) GCIH
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) CISA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (25.00%) COBIT
4 1 (5.00%) COSO
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Intel Security
1 6 (30.00%) Splunk
1 6 (30.00%) Symantec
2 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.00%) Qualys