The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 226 215 226
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 34 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.31% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.43% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 3
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Vulnerability Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7191 6515 5708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.18% 72.88% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4106 3623 3017
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 262 241
Average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 15 £450 - 1
Surrey +3 10 £513 +7.89%
Hampshire +9 5 £404 -8.23% 3
Berkshire -6 2 - - 5
Middlesex +5 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
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England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Management.

1 43 (74.14%) CISSP
1 43 (74.14%) Information Security
2 31 (53.45%) Firewall
3 30 (51.72%) Penetration Testing
4 27 (46.55%) Management Information System
5 26 (44.83%) Risk Management
6 25 (43.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (37.93%) Security Testing
8 19 (32.76%) CISM
8 19 (32.76%) PKI
9 17 (29.31%) Security Management
9 17 (29.31%) GIAC
10 13 (22.41%) Linux
10 13 (22.41%) Security Patching
11 12 (20.69%) Patch Management
12 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (18.97%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (18.97%) Cryptography
12 11 (18.97%) Windows
12 11 (18.97%) ITIL
12 11 (18.97%) Data Protection
12 11 (18.97%) PCI DSS
12 11 (18.97%) OWASP
13 10 (17.24%) Security Architecture
13 10 (17.24%) Change Management
14 9 (15.52%) VMware
14 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (15.52%) Cyber Security
15 8 (13.79%) Smart Meter
15 8 (13.79%) Incident Management

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.62%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
1 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 31 (53.45%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.34%) Wireless
3 6 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.90%) SAN
5 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.17%) VPN
5 3 (5.17%) LAN
5 3 (5.17%) WAN
5 3 (5.17%) HTTP
6 2 (3.45%) DNS
6 2 (3.45%) Internet
7 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
General
1 5 (8.62%) Legal
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Consultant
1 21 (36.21%) Security Consultant
2 17 (29.31%) Architect
2 17 (29.31%) Security Architect
3 12 (20.69%) Security Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.34%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Security Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Information Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Security Specialist
7 3 (5.17%) IT Security Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) IT Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Head of Security
7 3 (5.17%) Information Security Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Application Security Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Head of Operations
8 2 (3.45%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
2 3 (5.17%) XML
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (46.55%) Management Information System
2 19 (32.76%) PKI
3 11 (18.97%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (18.97%) Cryptography
4 8 (13.79%) Smart Meter
5 5 (8.62%) Human Factors
6 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
7 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (5.17%) CMDB
7 3 (5.17%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (5.17%) Statistics
7 3 (5.17%) Mainframe
7 3 (5.17%) AS400
8 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) Information Security
2 30 (51.72%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (44.83%) Risk Management
4 22 (37.93%) Security Testing
5 17 (29.31%) Security Management
6 13 (22.41%) Security Patching
7 12 (20.69%) Patch Management
8 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (18.97%) ITIL
8 11 (18.97%) Data Protection
8 11 (18.97%) OWASP
9 10 (17.24%) Security Architecture
9 10 (17.24%) Change Management
10 9 (15.52%) Cyber Security
11 8 (13.79%) Incident Management
12 7 (12.07%) Information Security Management
12 7 (12.07%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (10.34%) Project Management
14 5 (8.62%) ISMS
14 5 (8.62%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) C
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (74.14%) CISSP
2 19 (32.76%) CISM
3 17 (29.31%) GIAC
4 7 (12.07%) CRISC
4 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (12.07%) CISA
5 6 (10.34%) MCP
5 6 (10.34%) MCSE
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.34%) PMP
5 6 (10.34%) PMI Certification
6 5 (8.62%) Degree
7 4 (6.90%) CEH
7 4 (6.90%) CCNA
8 3 (5.17%) CCSP
8 3 (5.17%) ISSAP
8 3 (5.17%) CCSA
9 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (18.97%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
4 1 (1.72%) Firmware
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Nessus
2 5 (8.62%) SCCM
3 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.45%) WebInspect
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.72%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) VMware
2 7 (12.07%) Qualys
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) McAfee
4 4 (6.90%) IBM
5 3 (5.17%) SAP
5 3 (5.17%) HP
6 2 (3.45%) Sophos
6 2 (3.45%) Lumension
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) Software AG
7 1 (1.72%) Symantec
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