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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 85 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 19 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.08% 0.066% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.087% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.00
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
1431 1143 965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.98% 75.85% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 688 514
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 33
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% -28.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 21 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 20 (83.33%) PKI
3 19 (79.17%) CISSP
4 18 (75.00%) CISM
5 15 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (58.33%) SIEM
6 14 (58.33%) Network Security
6 14 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
7 13 (54.17%) Symantec
7 13 (54.17%) Intel Security
7 13 (54.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (54.17%) Unix
7 13 (54.17%) Windows
7 13 (54.17%) Splunk
7 13 (54.17%) Threat Management
8 12 (50.00%) Information Security
8 12 (50.00%) COBIT
9 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
10 9 (37.50%) Firewall
10 9 (37.50%) Security Operations
11 8 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (29.17%) Email Filtering
12 7 (29.17%) Web Filtering
13 6 (25.00%) Finance
13 6 (25.00%) CEH
13 6 (25.00%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Network Security
2 9 (37.50%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) DMZ
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless Security
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Consultant
1 11 (45.83%) Security Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Security Management Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) CISSP Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Malware Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) SIEM Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) PKI
2 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Unix
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
1 14 (58.33%) SIEM
2 13 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (54.17%) Threat Management
3 12 (50.00%) Information Security
4 9 (37.50%) Security Operations
5 8 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (29.17%) Email Filtering
6 7 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Web Filtering
7 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (8.33%) Security Management
8 2 (8.33%) Threat Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.17%) Data Privacy
9 1 (4.17%) Database Security
9 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) CISSP
2 18 (75.00%) CISM
3 6 (25.00%) CEH
4 5 (20.83%) GCIH
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 15 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (50.00%) COBIT
4 1 (4.17%) COSO
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Intel Security
1 13 (54.17%) Splunk
1 13 (54.17%) Symantec
2 6 (25.00%) Qualys
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto