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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 322 291 321
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +30
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 10 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.083% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 15
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
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
9803 9684 10163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.25% 80.98% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8116 8531 9287
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, 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 15 (71.43%) Information Security
1 15 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (38.10%) CISSP
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Nessus
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) BCP
6 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Data Security
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
6 4 (19.05%) PKI
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Security Management
7 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (9.52%) McAfee
8 2 (9.52%) CISA

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.76%) Intranet
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Security Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Security Officer
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Testing Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Information Security
1 15 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (19.05%) BCP
3 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Data Security
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 3 (14.29%) Security Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (9.52%) Database Security
5 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
5 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
5 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
1 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CISSP
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) OSCP
3 2 (9.52%) CISA
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) GIAC
3 2 (9.52%) CEH
4 1 (4.76%) CISMP
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) QA
4 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nessus
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) McAfee
3 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 14 days ago