The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 118 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £42,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,339 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +22.23%
Vulnerability Assessment
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1444 1138 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.09% 77.89% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 966 1018
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) GCFA
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) OSCP
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) GCFA
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001