The first table below looks at the demand for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 113 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 2 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.81% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 1.06% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 4
Average salary £78,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Vulnerability Assessment
West Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Birmingham

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Nessus
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 5 (71.43%) GSEC
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) ISA Server
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 5 (71.43%) Advertising
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) Lumension
3 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
3 5 (71.43%) SIEM
3 5 (71.43%) Sourcefire
3 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (71.43%) PKI
3 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) TippingPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (14.29%) GCIH

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
General
1 5 (71.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Security Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Information Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
1 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) CISSP
3 5 (71.43%) GSEC
4 1 (14.29%) GCIH
4 1 (14.29%) GIAC
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) ISA Server
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
2 1 (14.29%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Nessus
2 1 (14.29%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
1 5 (71.43%) McAfee
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Lumension
1 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
1 5 (71.43%) Sourcefire
1 5 (71.43%) TippingPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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