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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 206 195 211
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 11 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.45% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 11
Average salary £59,000 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £27,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
4159 4235 3829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.50% 76.76% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3017 3007 2965
Average salary £54,750 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.50% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram 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 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 6 £58,750 -
Slough -14 1 £58,000 +107.14%
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) SIEM
3 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (25.00%) CISA
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Perl
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) CISM
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Security Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Information Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (12.50%) CESG
3 2 (12.50%) Economics
3 2 (12.50%) Taxonomies
4 1 (6.25%) GIS
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) SIEM
3 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 2 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CISSP
2 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) CISA
4 3 (18.75%) CISM
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) CGEIT
6 1 (6.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) COBIT
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.25%) BS7799
3 1 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (6.25%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) LogLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft