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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 284 331 315
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -16
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 18 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 11
Average salary £61,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £44,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £68,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
8585 10464 9545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.53% 82.83% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7277 8749 8219
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 31 (68.89%) Information Security
2 21 (46.67%) Firewall
3 16 (35.56%) CISSP
4 15 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 12 (26.67%) VPN
5 12 (26.67%) Degree
6 11 (24.44%) Windows
6 11 (24.44%) Internet
6 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
7 10 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (20.00%) Network Security
9 8 (17.78%) Security Architecture
9 8 (17.78%) Cyber Security
9 8 (17.78%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (15.56%) Finance
10 7 (15.56%) CISA
10 7 (15.56%) Perl
10 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
10 7 (15.56%) Cisco
10 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
11 6 (13.33%) UNIX
11 6 (13.33%) Solaris
11 6 (13.33%) Linux
11 6 (13.33%) CISM
11 6 (13.33%) CEH
12 5 (11.11%) Banking
12 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.11%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.44%) IaaS
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
1 2 (4.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) Firewall
2 12 (26.67%) VPN
3 11 (24.44%) Internet
4 9 (20.00%) Network Security
5 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
6 5 (11.11%) DHCP
6 5 (11.11%) DNS
7 4 (8.89%) LDAP
8 3 (6.67%) VLAN
8 3 (6.67%) DMZ
8 3 (6.67%) LAN
8 3 (6.67%) WAN
8 3 (6.67%) Junos
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.44%) SAN
9 2 (4.44%) MPLS
10 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
10 1 (2.22%) VPLS
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
4 3 (6.67%) Games
4 3 (6.67%) iGaming
5 2 (4.44%) Law
5 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) French Language
6 1 (2.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Security Analyst
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Head of Security
3 5 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (4.44%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Cyber Security Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) FMCG
4 2 (4.44%) PKI
5 1 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) UNIX
2 6 (13.33%) Solaris
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Information Security
2 10 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (17.78%) Security Architecture
3 8 (17.78%) Cyber Security
3 8 (17.78%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.11%) SIEM
5 4 (8.89%) Release Management
5 4 (8.89%) Data Security
6 3 (6.67%) Service Management
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.67%) Kernel Tuning
6 3 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Line Management
7 2 (4.44%) Coaching
7 2 (4.44%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) Perl
1 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.89%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) CISSP
2 12 (26.67%) Degree
3 7 (15.56%) CISA
4 6 (13.33%) CISM
4 6 (13.33%) CEH
5 3 (6.67%) MBA
6 2 (4.44%) NCDA
6 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) MCSE
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.22%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.22%) ISSEP
7 1 (2.22%) SSCP
7 1 (2.22%) RHCE
7 1 (2.22%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) COBIT
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (4.44%) SLA
3 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.44%) NFS
4 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Nagios
1 3 (6.67%) yum
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.22%) Nmap
3 1 (2.22%) Nessus
3 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco
2 5 (11.11%) Qualys
3 4 (8.89%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (8.89%) MobileIron
3 4 (8.89%) IronPort
3 4 (8.89%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) McAfee
3 4 (8.89%) CA
3 4 (8.89%) NetApp
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 3 (6.67%) Veritas
4 3 (6.67%) Symantec
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Brocade
6 1 (2.22%) Tripwire
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 50K to 60K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + 20% bonus, 30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago