The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 198 197 209
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 11 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.39% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 10
Average salary £58,000 £28,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.14% -44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4016 4321 4205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.61% 77.04% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 2911 3250
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Berkshire region.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -14 5 £58,000 +107.14%
Reading +10 4 £57,500 - 3
Hungerford - 1 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Assessment.

1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
2 15 (71.43%) SIEM
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) Cyber Security
5 9 (42.86%) DV Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (38.10%) Perl
6 8 (38.10%) UNIX
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) CISSP
7 7 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Analytics
7 7 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
8 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
8 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
8 6 (28.57%) Internet
8 6 (28.57%) McAfee
9 5 (23.81%) Python
9 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) PHP
9 5 (23.81%) Data Security
9 5 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) Nessus

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (28.57%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Security Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Security Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Security Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Author
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Economics
2 4 (19.05%) Taxonomies
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) UNIX
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
2 15 (71.43%) SIEM
3 10 (47.62%) Cyber Security
4 7 (33.33%) Analytics
4 7 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Data Security
6 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) Digital Forensics
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Service Management
7 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Perl
2 5 (23.81%) PHP
2 5 (23.81%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby
3 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) CISSP
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CISA
5 1 (4.76%) CISM
5 1 (4.76%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 5 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (19.05%) SLA
4 1 (4.76%) BS7799
4 1 (4.76%) COBIT
4 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) McAfee
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) LogLogic
3 1 (4.76%) F5
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