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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 289 298 299
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 25 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 17
Average salary £61,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,150 £44,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £88,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £52,099 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +22.58%
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
8747 9230 8879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.10% 82.52% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7347 7706 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 39 (75.00%) Information Security
2 25 (48.08%) Firewall
3 21 (40.38%) Windows
4 20 (38.46%) CISSP
4 20 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
6 16 (30.77%) Degree
7 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
7 14 (26.92%) Linux
8 13 (25.00%) VPN
9 11 (21.15%) Perl
9 11 (21.15%) UNIX
9 11 (21.15%) Internet
9 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
9 11 (21.15%) Network Security
9 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
10 10 (19.23%) CISA
10 10 (19.23%) CISM
10 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 9 (17.31%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (17.31%) Cyber Security
11 9 (17.31%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
12 8 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (15.38%) Solaris
13 7 (13.46%) Python
13 7 (13.46%) Cisco
13 7 (13.46%) DMZ
13 7 (13.46%) Banking
13 7 (13.46%) Security Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 (3.85%) SaaS
1 2 (3.85%) PaaS
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) Firewall
2 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
3 13 (25.00%) VPN
4 11 (21.15%) Internet
4 11 (21.15%) Network Security
5 8 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (13.46%) DMZ
7 6 (11.54%) DHCP
7 6 (11.54%) DNS
7 6 (11.54%) WAN
8 5 (9.62%) LDAP
8 5 (9.62%) LAN
9 4 (7.69%) SAN
10 3 (5.77%) VLAN
10 3 (5.77%) Junos
11 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (3.85%) MPLS
11 2 (3.85%) SSL
12 1 (1.92%) VoIP
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) iGaming
3 6 (11.54%) Games
4 4 (7.69%) Legal
5 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Analyst
1 16 (30.77%) Security Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Head of Security
3 6 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Security Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Head of Information Security
7 2 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) UNIX Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) UNIX Support
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) FMCG
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Linux
3 11 (21.15%) UNIX
4 8 (15.38%) Solaris
5 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Information Security
2 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
3 9 (17.31%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (17.31%) Cyber Security
3 9 (17.31%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (13.46%) Security Architecture
5 6 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
6 5 (9.62%) Release Management
6 5 (9.62%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 4 (7.69%) SIEM
7 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL
7 4 (7.69%) Service Management
7 4 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.69%) People Management
8 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.77%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Perl
1 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
2 7 (13.46%) Python
3 4 (7.69%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) CISSP
2 16 (30.77%) Degree
3 10 (19.23%) CISA
3 10 (19.23%) CISM
4 6 (11.54%) MBA
5 4 (7.69%) CEH
6 3 (5.77%) SSCP
6 3 (5.77%) NCDA
7 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) MCSE
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.85%) RHCE
8 1 (1.92%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.92%) ISSEP
8 1 (1.92%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.77%) COBIT
2 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.77%) NFS
4 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.92%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Nagios
1 4 (7.69%) yum
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.92%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Cisco
2 5 (9.62%) HP
2 5 (9.62%) NetApp
2 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.62%) McAfee
2 5 (9.62%) Qualys
3 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 4 (7.69%) MobileIron
3 4 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (7.69%) IronPort
3 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.69%) CA
3 4 (7.69%) Veritas
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Symantec
4 3 (5.77%) Brocade
5 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
5 2 (3.85%) F5
5 2 (3.85%) Websense
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus generous benefits package.
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago