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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 234 291 335
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +44
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 23 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.25% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.28% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 8
Median salary £51,000 £58,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.44% -2.91%
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +11.11%
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
5655 9178 10598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.62% 87.62% 86.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5154 7829 8734
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 33 (71.74%) Penetration Testing
2 30 (65.22%) SIEM
3 29 (63.04%) Firewall
4 24 (52.17%) SSCP
4 24 (52.17%) Cisco
5 23 (50.00%) CCNA
5 23 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (50.00%) Network Security
6 20 (43.48%) Internet
7 19 (41.30%) VPN
7 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
7 19 (41.30%) Intrusion Detection
8 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
8 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (39.13%) Information Security
8 18 (39.13%) E-Commerce
9 17 (36.96%) Python
9 17 (36.96%) Perl
9 17 (36.96%) CCNP
9 17 (36.96%) CCIP
9 17 (36.96%) Juniper
9 17 (36.96%) CheckPoint
9 17 (36.96%) Migration
9 17 (36.96%) Splunk
9 17 (36.96%) FWSM
9 17 (36.96%) Internet of Things
9 17 (36.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 17 (36.96%) DDoS Mitigation
9 17 (36.96%) Palo Alto
9 17 (36.96%) Cisco ASA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (63.04%) Firewall
2 23 (50.00%) Network Security
3 20 (43.48%) Internet
4 19 (41.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 19 (41.30%) VPN
5 17 (36.96%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (36.96%) FWSM
6 2 (4.35%) SSL
7 1 (2.17%) DNS
7 1 (2.17%) HTTP
7 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.17%) IPsec
7 1 (2.17%) LDAP
7 1 (2.17%) snoop
7 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.17%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
General
1 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 16 (34.78%) Finance
3 7 (15.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Security Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Penetration Tester
3 9 (19.57%) Tester
4 6 (13.04%) IT Manager
4 6 (13.04%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) IT Security Officer
4 6 (13.04%) Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Security Officer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Security Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 17 (36.96%) Internet of Things
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Client/Server
2 7 (15.22%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Blog
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Penetration Testing
2 30 (65.22%) SIEM
3 18 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 18 (39.13%) Information Security
4 17 (36.96%) DDoS Mitigation
4 17 (36.96%) Migration
5 9 (19.57%) Malware Analysis
6 8 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (17.39%) Security Operations
7 7 (15.22%) Data Security
7 7 (15.22%) Reverse Engineering
7 7 (15.22%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (15.22%) Wealth Management
8 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (8.70%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (6.52%) Open Source
10 3 (6.52%) Security Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Threat Modelling
11 2 (4.35%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Perl
1 17 (36.96%) Python
1 17 (36.96%) Ruby
2 4 (8.70%) C
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) C++
2 4 (8.70%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) PHP
2 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) SSCP
2 23 (50.00%) CCNA
2 23 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
4 17 (36.96%) CCIP
4 17 (36.96%) CCNP
5 9 (19.57%) CISSP
6 5 (10.87%) SANS
7 4 (8.70%) Degree
7 4 (8.70%) GIAC
8 3 (6.52%) CEH
8 3 (6.52%) OSCP
9 2 (4.35%) CFCE
9 2 (4.35%) CREST Certified
9 2 (4.35%) GCFA
9 2 (4.35%) GCIA
9 2 (4.35%) GCIH
9 2 (4.35%) GREM
10 1 (2.17%) CHECK Team Leader
10 1 (2.17%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nessus
2 1 (2.17%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.17%) Kibana
2 1 (2.17%) logstash
2 1 (2.17%) QRadar
2 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Cisco
2 17 (36.96%) CheckPoint
2 17 (36.96%) Juniper
2 17 (36.96%) Palo Alto
2 17 (36.96%) Splunk
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £75,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago