The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 89 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 27 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.79% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 1
Average salary £43,000 £43,900 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.05% +35.07%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -2.50%
Vulnerability Assessment
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1322 1348 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 87.43% 83.62% 84.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1043 1001
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Cambridge

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 30 (90.91%) Xen
3 29 (87.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (87.88%) Firewall
4 26 (78.79%) Legal
4 26 (78.79%) Windows
4 26 (78.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 26 (78.79%) Risk Analysis
4 26 (78.79%) Data Protection
4 26 (78.79%) Information Security
4 26 (78.79%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (78.79%) SaaS
4 26 (78.79%) Information Governance
5 9 (27.27%) HIPAA
6 7 (21.21%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) Degree
7 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (12.12%) Use Case
7 4 (12.12%) Banking
7 4 (12.12%) Cryptography
7 4 (12.12%) C
7 4 (12.12%) C++
7 4 (12.12%) Java
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
7 4 (12.12%) Firmware
7 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) VirtualBox
7 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Cloud Services
1 26 (78.79%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (78.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 26 (78.79%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 26 (78.79%) Legal
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Information Security Specialist
1 25 (75.76%) Information Specialist
1 25 (75.76%) Security Specialist
2 4 (12.12%) Development Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (9.09%) Linux Support
4 1 (3.03%) Information Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Algorithms
1 4 (12.12%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (78.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 26 (78.79%) Data Protection
2 26 (78.79%) Information Governance
2 26 (78.79%) Information Security
2 26 (78.79%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 4 (12.12%) Secure Coding
4 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) Use Case
4 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C
1 4 (12.12%) C++
1 4 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (87.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (27.27%) HIPAA
3 4 (12.12%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 30 (90.91%) Xen
2 4 (12.12%) Firmware
2 4 (12.12%) LXC
2 4 (12.12%) VirtualBox
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) VMware