The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 187 202 224
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 20 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.29% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.40% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 6
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4014 3974 4447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.44% 72.69% 73.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2746 3107 3751
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 - 15 £28,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £67,500 -
Reading +2 1 - - 1
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 25 (80.65%) Linux
3 19 (61.29%) SIEM
4 18 (58.06%) Windows
4 18 (58.06%) Nessus
4 18 (58.06%) Nmap
5 17 (54.84%) Sophos
5 17 (54.84%) Snort
5 17 (54.84%) Metasploit
5 17 (54.84%) Imperva
5 17 (54.84%) tcpdump
6 14 (45.16%) SQL
6 14 (45.16%) Python
6 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
7 13 (41.94%) Perl
7 13 (41.94%) PHP
7 13 (41.94%) CISSP
7 13 (41.94%) Ruby
7 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
7 13 (41.94%) HIPAA
8 12 (38.71%) CEH
8 12 (38.71%) OSCE
9 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
9 11 (35.48%) Ubuntu
9 11 (35.48%) CentOS
9 11 (35.48%) OSCP
10 7 (22.58%) CCNA
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (19.35%) HTTP
11 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 17 (54.84%) tcpdump
3 6 (19.35%) HTTP
3 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (6.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Metasploit
2 2 (6.45%) WinDbg
2 2 (6.45%) GDB
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Military
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Security Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) Ubuntu
3 11 (35.48%) CentOS
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) SIEM
2 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (16.13%) Information Security
3 4 (12.90%) Cyber Security
4 2 (6.45%) Information Management
4 2 (6.45%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Online Security
4 2 (6.45%) Logistics
4 2 (6.45%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
1 14 (45.16%) Python
1 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
2 13 (41.94%) Ruby
2 13 (41.94%) Perl
2 13 (41.94%) PHP
3 3 (9.68%) C
4 2 (6.45%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CISSP
2 12 (38.71%) CEH
2 12 (38.71%) OSCE
3 11 (35.48%) OSCP
4 7 (22.58%) CCNA
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (16.13%) RHCE
6 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) Degree
8 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) CISM
8 2 (6.45%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
1 13 (41.94%) HIPAA
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Nmap
2 17 (54.84%) Snort
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) Nessus
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Sophos
1 17 (54.84%) Imperva
2 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Juniper
3 6 (19.35%) Splunk
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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