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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 282 325 303
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -22
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 26 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.073% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.087% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 23
Average salary £61,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,325 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
8872 10353 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.14% 83.62% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7566 8532 8703
Average salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 38 (79.17%) Information Security
2 26 (54.17%) CISSP
3 18 (37.50%) Firewall
3 18 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 15 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (27.08%) CEH
6 13 (27.08%) VPN
7 12 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (22.92%) Nessus
9 10 (20.83%) Degree
9 10 (20.83%) Network Security
9 10 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (18.75%) Internet
10 9 (18.75%) CISM
11 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 8 (16.67%) Tripwire
11 8 (16.67%) CISA
11 8 (16.67%) SIEM
12 7 (14.58%) Finance
13 6 (12.50%) Data Security
13 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
13 6 (12.50%) Windows
13 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
13 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security
14 5 (10.42%) Security Testing
14 5 (10.42%) PKI
14 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
14 5 (10.42%) Linux
14 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) Firewall
2 13 (27.08%) VPN
3 10 (20.83%) Network Security
4 9 (18.75%) Internet
5 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.17%) DHCP
6 2 (4.17%) DNS
6 2 (4.17%) SAN
6 2 (4.17%) MPLS
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.17%) Junos
6 2 (4.17%) VLAN
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) French Language
5 1 (2.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
1 12 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Security Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Security Specialist
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Head of Information Security
6 4 (8.33%) Head of Security
7 3 (6.25%) Security Officer
7 3 (6.25%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security Officer
8 2 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security Compliance Officer
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) PKI
4 3 (6.25%) DTV
5 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.08%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Information Security
2 15 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (16.67%) SIEM
6 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.50%) Data Security
6 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.42%) Security Testing
8 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.25%) BCP
9 3 (6.25%) Information Security Management
9 3 (6.25%) Security Management
9 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) CISSP
2 13 (27.08%) CEH
3 10 (20.83%) Degree
4 9 (18.75%) CISM
5 8 (16.67%) CISA
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.33%) MCSE
7 3 (6.25%) CISMP
7 3 (6.25%) CHFI
7 3 (6.25%) CSSLP
8 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.17%) GIAC
8 2 (4.17%) CCIE
8 2 (4.17%) CCNP
8 2 (4.17%) CCNA
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.08%) SSCP
9 1 (2.08%) GCIA
9 1 (2.08%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Nessus
2 2 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.08%) logstash
3 1 (2.08%) Kibana
3 1 (2.08%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Tripwire
2 4 (8.33%) Qualys
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco
3 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.25%) McAfee
4 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) HP
4 2 (4.17%) CA
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Rapid7
5 1 (2.08%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago