The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 310 307 333
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 6 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 15
Average salary £55,500 £66,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.22% +20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £81,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
Vulnerability Assessment
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9322 9712 10370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.84% 82.01% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7777 8476 9465
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,922
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (75.00%) Information Security
1 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) CISSP
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (25.00%) Data Security
5 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) BCP
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (25.00%) PKI
5 4 (25.00%) Nessus
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (18.75%) CEH
6 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) GIAC
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Network Security
3 5 (31.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Security Officer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Testing Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
1 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) BCP
3 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Data Security
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Database Security
5 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 2 (12.50%) SIEM
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
6 1 (6.25%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
1 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) CEH
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) OSCP
4 2 (12.50%) GIAC
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) CISMP
5 1 (6.25%) CISA
5 1 (6.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee
2 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
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