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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
England / South East
Rank 231 235 232
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 12 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 14
Median daily rate £475 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £350 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £601 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -

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
6133 6948 7637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.52% 80.97% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3617 4286 4183
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 272 252
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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
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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +6 4 £475 +35.71% 1
Surrey +12 3 £466 +13.03% 1
Berkshire +15 2 £525 -9.67% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 28 (66.67%) Firewall
2 25 (59.52%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (52.38%) SIEM
4 17 (40.48%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (40.48%) Risk Management
5 16 (38.10%) VMware
5 16 (38.10%) Information Security
6 15 (35.71%) Security Management
6 15 (35.71%) Service Management
6 15 (35.71%) CISSP
6 15 (35.71%) Security Hardening
6 15 (35.71%) Data Loss Prevention
7 14 (33.33%) User Stories
8 13 (30.95%) IaaS
8 13 (30.95%) Event Correlation
9 12 (28.57%) Splunk
10 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
11 10 (23.81%) ITIL
11 10 (23.81%) SANS
12 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
12 9 (21.43%) Intel Security
12 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
13 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
13 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
13 8 (19.05%) ArcSight
14 7 (16.67%) SolarWinds
14 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
14 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 7 (16.67%) CMDB

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) IaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) Network Security
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (7.14%) VoIP
4 3 (7.14%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) Wireless
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (4.76%) SSL
6 1 (2.38%) HTTP
6 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Redis
General
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Back Office
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Operational Security Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Operations Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Operations Manager
6 2 (4.76%) SIEM Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Operational Security Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Operations Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) RESTful
2 1 (2.38%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 7 (16.67%) CMDB
3 3 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (52.38%) SIEM
3 17 (40.48%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (40.48%) Risk Management
4 16 (38.10%) Information Security
5 15 (35.71%) Data Loss Prevention
5 15 (35.71%) Security Hardening
5 15 (35.71%) Security Management
5 15 (35.71%) Service Management
6 14 (33.33%) User Stories
7 13 (30.95%) Event Correlation
8 10 (23.81%) ITIL
9 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
10 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (16.67%) Scrum
10 7 (16.67%) Security Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.90%) Project Management
11 5 (11.90%) Security Operations
11 5 (11.90%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Python
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) CISSP
2 10 (23.81%) SANS
3 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (14.29%) GIAC
6 5 (11.90%) CISM
6 5 (11.90%) CLAS
7 3 (7.14%) SSCP
8 2 (4.76%) Degree
9 1 (2.38%) CCNA
9 1 (2.38%) CCSA
9 1 (2.38%) CEH
9 1 (2.38%) CISA
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.38%) CISMP
9 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.38%) CRISC
9 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
2 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) HIPAA
3 2 (4.76%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.38%) Snort
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (9.52%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (9.52%) Nessus
3 2 (4.76%) QRadar
3 2 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (2.38%) Kibana
4 1 (2.38%) logstash
4 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.38%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.38%) Nmap
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (2.38%) PowerBroker
4 1 (2.38%) RSA enVision
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) VMware
2 12 (28.57%) Splunk
3 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 9 (21.43%) Intel Security
5 8 (19.05%) ArcSight
6 7 (16.67%) BMC
6 7 (16.67%) CA
6 7 (16.67%) HP
6 7 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 7 (16.67%) Symantec
7 4 (9.52%) Cisco
7 4 (9.52%) Qualys
8 3 (7.14%) Apple
9 2 (4.76%) Aruba
9 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.76%) Google
9 2 (4.76%) Juniper
9 2 (4.76%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.38%) Aveksa
10 1 (2.38%) Bomgar
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