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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 215 242 227
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 31 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.28% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 18
Median daily rate £488 £500 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +29.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £494 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +36.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
-11.39% -
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
6201 7507 7562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.65% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3674 4426 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +61.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 - 17 £475 -
Buckinghamshire +22 5 £525 -
Berkshire +10 5 £400 -5.88%
Surrey +12 3 £400 -20.00% 1
West Sussex +9 1 - -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 44 (64.71%) Penetration Testing
2 34 (50.00%) Information Security
3 31 (45.59%) Firewall
4 28 (41.18%) SIEM
5 27 (39.71%) Risk Management
6 24 (35.29%) CISSP
7 22 (32.35%) Security Management
7 22 (32.35%) PCI DSS
8 20 (29.41%) ITIL
9 19 (27.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (27.94%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (26.47%) VMware
10 18 (26.47%) Management Information System
11 17 (25.00%) Service Management
11 17 (25.00%) Security Hardening
11 17 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
12 16 (23.53%) IaaS
13 14 (20.59%) Project Management
13 14 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (20.59%) User Stories
14 13 (19.12%) Splunk
14 13 (19.12%) Security Testing
15 12 (17.65%) Data Protection
16 11 (16.18%) Patch Management
16 11 (16.18%) SANS
16 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (16.18%) Intel Security
17 10 (14.71%) CheckPoint
17 10 (14.71%) OWASP
18 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared

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 4 (5.88%) Apache
1 4 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.94%) MS Project
1 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) IaaS
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (45.59%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) Wireless
3 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.35%) VPN
4 4 (5.88%) LAN
4 4 (5.88%) SSL
4 4 (5.88%) WAN
4 4 (5.88%) Wireless Security
5 3 (4.41%) Network Security
5 3 (4.41%) VoIP
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (2.94%) HTTP
6 2 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.94%) SSH
7 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Big Data
1 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.47%) Redis
General
1 7 (10.29%) Legal
1 7 (10.29%) Retail
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Consultant
1 15 (22.06%) Security Consultant
2 14 (20.59%) Security Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Project Manager
4 10 (14.71%) Security Project Manager
5 9 (13.24%) Information Security Consultant
6 8 (11.76%) Architect
6 8 (11.76%) Security Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Compliance Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Governance Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Information Governance Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (4.41%) IT Security Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Operational Security Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Risk Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) ELK Stack
1 2 (2.94%) Middleware
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) RESTful
2 1 (1.47%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.29%) CMDB
3 6 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (8.82%) PKI
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.47%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (2.94%) AIX
4 2 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Penetration Testing
2 34 (50.00%) Information Security
3 28 (41.18%) SIEM
4 27 (39.71%) Risk Management
5 22 (32.35%) Security Management
6 20 (29.41%) ITIL
7 19 (27.94%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 17 (25.00%) Security Hardening
8 17 (25.00%) Service Management
9 14 (20.59%) Project Management
9 14 (20.59%) User Stories
10 13 (19.12%) Security Testing
11 12 (17.65%) Data Protection
12 11 (16.18%) Patch Management
12 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (14.71%) OWASP
14 9 (13.24%) Security Operations
15 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (10.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) CISSP
2 11 (16.18%) SANS
3 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.29%) CISM
5 6 (8.82%) CISA
5 6 (8.82%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (8.82%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (7.35%) APMP
6 5 (7.35%) CLAS
6 5 (7.35%) GIAC
7 4 (5.88%) Degree
8 3 (4.41%) SSCP
9 2 (2.94%) GCIA
9 2 (2.94%) GCIH
10 1 (1.47%) CCSA
10 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.47%) CISMP
10 1 (1.47%) CRISC
10 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.35%) PCI DSS
2 19 (27.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (13.24%) COBIT
4 2 (2.94%) COSO
4 2 (2.94%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (2.94%) SAS 70
4 2 (2.94%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (4.41%) Nessus
3 3 (4.41%) QRadar
4 2 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.94%) SCCM
5 1 (1.47%) Kibana
5 1 (1.47%) logstash
5 1 (1.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.47%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.47%) Nmap
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.47%) RSA enVision
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) VMware
2 13 (19.12%) Splunk
3 11 (16.18%) Intel Security
4 10 (14.71%) CheckPoint
5 8 (11.76%) ArcSight
5 8 (11.76%) Qualys
6 7 (10.29%) BMC
6 7 (10.29%) CA
6 7 (10.29%) HP
6 7 (10.29%) SolarWinds
6 7 (10.29%) Symantec
7 6 (8.82%) Cisco
8 4 (5.88%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.41%) Apple
9 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.41%) Tripwire
10 2 (2.94%) Aruba
10 2 (2.94%) Google
10 2 (2.94%) Juniper
10 2 (2.94%) Sourcefire