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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 284 292 305
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 25 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 12
Average salary £61,000 £63,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.31% +34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,550 £45,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £82,250 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +22.61%
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
8644 8739 8711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.17% 82.90% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7304 7345 7795
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 33 (75.00%) Information Security
2 21 (47.73%) Firewall
3 19 (43.18%) Windows
4 16 (36.36%) CISSP
4 16 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
6 14 (31.82%) Linux
7 13 (29.55%) Degree
8 12 (27.27%) Computer Science
9 11 (25.00%) Perl
9 11 (25.00%) UNIX
9 11 (25.00%) VPN
9 11 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 9 (20.45%) CISA
10 9 (20.45%) CISM
10 9 (20.45%) Network Security
10 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
10 9 (20.45%) Finance
11 8 (18.18%) Banking
11 8 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (18.18%) Internet
11 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
11 8 (18.18%) Solaris
12 7 (15.91%) Python
12 7 (15.91%) DMZ
12 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (13.64%) Cyber Security
13 6 (13.64%) iGaming
13 6 (13.64%) Security Architecture
13 6 (13.64%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
1 2 (4.55%) PaaS
1 2 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) Firewall
2 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
3 11 (25.00%) VPN
4 9 (20.45%) Network Security
5 8 (18.18%) Internet
5 8 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (15.91%) DMZ
7 6 (13.64%) WAN
8 5 (11.36%) LDAP
8 5 (11.36%) LAN
9 4 (9.09%) DNS
9 4 (9.09%) DHCP
9 4 (9.09%) SAN
10 2 (4.55%) SSL
11 1 (2.27%) VoIP
11 1 (2.27%) SMTP
11 1 (2.27%) X.509
11 1 (2.27%) VLAN
11 1 (2.27%) VPLS
11 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Games
3 6 (13.64%) iGaming
4 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Law
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
1 15 (34.09%) Security Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Head of Security
3 5 (11.36%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 12 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) FMCG
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Statistics
5 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) UNIX
4 8 (18.18%) Solaris
5 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Information Security
2 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
3 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (13.64%) Cyber Security
4 6 (13.64%) Security Architecture
4 6 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (11.36%) Release Management
6 4 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 4 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) People Management
6 4 (9.09%) SIEM
6 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (6.82%) Investment Management
7 3 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Network Design
8 2 (4.55%) Content Management
8 2 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Perl
1 11 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (15.91%) Python
3 4 (9.09%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) CISSP
2 13 (29.55%) Degree
3 9 (20.45%) CISA
3 9 (20.45%) CISM
4 6 (13.64%) MBA
5 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) NCDA
5 3 (6.82%) SSCP
6 2 (4.55%) RHCE
6 2 (4.55%) CEH
7 1 (2.27%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.27%) ISSEP
7 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.55%) COBIT
3 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (6.82%) NFS
4 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.27%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Nagios
1 4 (9.09%) yum
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco
1 5 (11.36%) HP
1 5 (11.36%) NetApp
1 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
1 5 (11.36%) Qualys
2 4 (9.09%) MobileIron
2 4 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (9.09%) IronPort
2 4 (9.09%) CA
2 4 (9.09%) Veritas
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Symantec
3 3 (6.82%) McAfee
3 3 (6.82%) Brocade
4 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.55%) F5
4 2 (4.55%) Websense
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago