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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 209 211 221
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 56 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.55% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.69% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 15
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £450 £424
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.00
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
7180 7498 6836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.59% 79.60% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4392 4364 3776
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 242 259
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.44 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +14 10 £475 +17.64%
Berkshire +7 10 £450 - 3
Surrey -11 10 £456 -10.97% 1
West Sussex -7 9 £432 +8.00% 1
East Sussex - 7 £350 - 1
Kent - 7 £475 -
Thames Valley - 3 £600 -
Buckinghamshire -15 2 £394 -12.50%
Sussex - 2 - -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 37 (48.05%) Information Security
2 34 (44.16%) CISSP
3 26 (33.77%) Windows
3 26 (33.77%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (32.47%) PCI DSS
5 21 (27.27%) Security Operations
6 20 (25.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (25.97%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (25.97%) Project Management
7 18 (23.38%) Firewall
8 17 (22.08%) Finance
8 17 (22.08%) ITIL
8 17 (22.08%) Linux
9 15 (19.48%) Qualys
10 13 (16.88%) COBIT
10 13 (16.88%) Data Protection
10 13 (16.88%) Wireless
11 12 (15.58%) Risk Management
11 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
11 12 (15.58%) SIEM
11 12 (15.58%) Security Operations Centre
12 11 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 11 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (12.99%) VMware
13 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
14 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
14 9 (11.69%) Project Planning
14 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (11.69%) APMP
15 8 (10.39%) OWASP

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (1.30%) Apache
1 1 (1.30%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.30%) IIS
1 1 (1.30%) iPlanet
1 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.60%) MS Project
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) BusinessWare
1 1 (1.30%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) IaaS
1 3 (3.90%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) Firewall
2 13 (16.88%) Wireless
3 11 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.79%) Wireless Security
6 4 (5.19%) HTTP
6 4 (5.19%) Internet
7 3 (3.90%) NAS
7 3 (3.90%) SAN
7 3 (3.90%) SSL
7 3 (3.90%) VPN
8 2 (2.60%) Intranet
8 2 (2.60%) Network Security
8 2 (2.60%) SSH
8 2 (2.60%) TACACS
9 1 (1.30%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.30%) LAN
9 1 (1.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) Big Data
3 1 (1.30%) DB2
3 1 (1.30%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (1.30%) GIS
3 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Legal
4 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Analyst
2 20 (25.97%) Security Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Consultant
3 13 (16.88%) Security Consultant
3 13 (16.88%) Security Manager
4 12 (15.58%) Project Manager
4 12 (15.58%) Security Project Manager
5 8 (10.39%) Information Security Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 5 (6.49%) Information Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Security Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Vulnerability Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) CISSP Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Security Specialist
10 3 (3.90%) SOC Specialist
10 3 (3.90%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Middleware
2 2 (2.60%) REST
2 2 (2.60%) XML
3 1 (1.30%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
1 12 (15.58%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.49%) AS400
4 5 (6.49%) Mainframe
4 5 (6.49%) PKI
5 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.19%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.60%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.60%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.60%) iPad
7 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.30%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Windows
2 17 (22.08%) Linux
3 8 (10.39%) Unix
4 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.79%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.49%) AIX
5 5 (6.49%) Solaris
6 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) CentOS
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Information Security
2 26 (33.77%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (27.27%) Security Operations
4 20 (25.97%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (25.97%) Project Management
5 17 (22.08%) ITIL
6 13 (16.88%) Data Protection
7 12 (15.58%) Risk Management
7 12 (15.58%) SIEM
8 11 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.69%) Project Planning
10 8 (10.39%) OWASP
10 8 (10.39%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (10.39%) Security Management
10 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
11 7 (9.09%) IT Audit
11 7 (9.09%) SDLC
11 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) Java
1 2 (2.60%) PHP
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (44.16%) CISSP
2 9 (11.69%) APMP
3 8 (10.39%) CISM
4 6 (7.79%) CISA
4 6 (7.79%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (7.79%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (6.49%) Degree
5 5 (6.49%) SANS
5 5 (6.49%) SSCP
6 4 (5.19%) GCIA
6 4 (5.19%) GCIH
7 2 (2.60%) CEH
7 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.30%) CCNA
8 1 (1.30%) CCSA
8 1 (1.30%) CCSP
8 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (32.47%) PCI DSS
2 20 (25.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (16.88%) COBIT
4 4 (5.19%) ISO27002
4 4 (5.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.60%) COSO
5 2 (2.60%) SAS 70
6 1 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.30%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (1.30%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.30%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) BitLocker
3 4 (5.19%) Firmware
4 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.30%) ClearTrust
5 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.90%) SCOM
3 3 (3.90%) WSUS
4 1 (1.30%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.30%) Nessus
4 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Qualys
2 10 (12.99%) VMware
3 8 (10.39%) Splunk
4 5 (6.49%) IBM
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.19%) Blue Coat
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco
5 4 (5.19%) Intel Security
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle
6 3 (3.90%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.90%) Sybase
6 3 (3.90%) Symantec
7 2 (2.60%) Aruba
7 2 (2.60%) Juniper
7 2 (2.60%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.60%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.30%) Arqiva
8 1 (1.30%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.30%) Vitria
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