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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 292 318 298
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 22 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 20
Average salary £61,000 £65,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £45,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £99,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
9004 10292 9510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.36% 82.89% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7574 8575 8292
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 April 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 April 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 36 (73.47%) Information Security
2 23 (46.94%) Firewall
3 19 (38.78%) Management Information System
4 18 (36.73%) CISSP
5 16 (32.65%) Windows
6 15 (30.61%) Degree
7 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
9 12 (24.49%) VPN
10 11 (22.45%) Linux
10 11 (22.45%) Perl
10 11 (22.45%) Internet
10 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
11 10 (20.41%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
12 9 (18.37%) CISA
12 9 (18.37%) CISM
12 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
12 9 (18.37%) Network Security
12 9 (18.37%) Cyber Security
12 9 (18.37%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (16.33%) UNIX
13 8 (16.33%) Solaris
14 7 (14.29%) Python
14 7 (14.29%) Cisco
14 7 (14.29%) Finance
14 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
15 6 (12.24%) Software Delivery
15 6 (12.24%) iGaming

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (4.08%) SaaS
1 2 (4.08%) PaaS
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
3 12 (24.49%) VPN
4 11 (22.45%) Internet
5 9 (18.37%) Network Security
6 6 (12.24%) DMZ
6 6 (12.24%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (12.24%) DNS
6 6 (12.24%) DHCP
7 5 (10.20%) LDAP
8 4 (8.16%) LAN
8 4 (8.16%) WAN
9 3 (6.12%) VLAN
9 3 (6.12%) SAN
9 3 (6.12%) Junos
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.08%) MPLS
11 1 (2.04%) X.509
11 1 (2.04%) VPLS
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Games
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
2 6 (12.24%) iGaming
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
1 14 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Head of Security
3 5 (10.20%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Cyber Security Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) UNIX Support
6 2 (4.08%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) UNIX Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Management Information System
2 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) Statistics
5 1 (2.04%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) Solaris
3 8 (16.33%) UNIX
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) Information Security
2 10 (20.41%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
3 9 (18.37%) Cyber Security
3 9 (18.37%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
5 6 (12.24%) Software Delivery
6 5 (10.20%) Release Management
6 5 (10.20%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.16%) Security Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Kernel Tuning
8 3 (6.12%) SIEM
8 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.12%) Investment Management
8 3 (6.12%) Data Security
8 3 (6.12%) Security Management
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL
8 3 (6.12%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Perl
1 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
2 7 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (8.16%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) CISSP
2 15 (30.61%) Degree
3 9 (18.37%) CISA
3 9 (18.37%) CISM
4 6 (12.24%) MBA
5 5 (10.20%) CEH
6 3 (6.12%) NCDA
7 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) MCSE
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.08%) RHCE
7 2 (4.08%) SSCP
8 1 (2.04%) ISSAP
8 1 (2.04%) ISSEP
8 1 (2.04%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.12%) COBIT
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (6.12%) NFS
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Nagios
1 4 (8.16%) yum
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.04%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Cisco
2 5 (10.20%) HP
2 5 (10.20%) NetApp
2 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.20%) Qualys
3 4 (8.16%) CA
3 4 (8.16%) IronPort
3 4 (8.16%) MobileIron
3 4 (8.16%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (8.16%) Veritas
3 4 (8.16%) McAfee
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
4 3 (6.12%) Brocade
4 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.12%) Symantec
5 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.04%) F5
6 1 (2.04%) ArcSight
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago