The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 289 315 305
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 25 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.095% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 19
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £66,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +60.97%
Vulnerability Management
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
8782 9616 9205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 82.98% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 8204 8289
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,695 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the City of London region.

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 29 (64.44%) Information Security
2 22 (48.89%) CISSP
3 18 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 18 (40.00%) Network Security
4 16 (35.56%) Windows
5 15 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (31.11%) Degree
7 13 (28.89%) Finance
8 12 (26.67%) CISM
8 12 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (24.44%) CISA
10 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
10 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (20.00%) UNIX
11 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (20.00%) SIEM
12 8 (17.78%) Advertising
12 8 (17.78%) PCI DSS
13 7 (15.56%) Linux
13 7 (15.56%) Firewall
14 6 (13.33%) GIAC
14 6 (13.33%) Nessus
14 6 (13.33%) Computer Forensics
14 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
14 6 (13.33%) Qualys
14 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
14 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
14 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
15 5 (11.11%) Cisco
15 5 (11.11%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) Network Security
2 15 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.56%) Firewall
5 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 4 (8.89%) WAN
6 3 (6.67%) Internet
7 2 (4.44%) LDAP
7 2 (4.44%) Wireless
7 2 (4.44%) SSH
7 2 (4.44%) DHCP
7 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
7 2 (4.44%) SNMP
7 2 (4.44%) VPN
7 2 (4.44%) DNS
8 1 (2.22%) Intranet
8 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Advertising
3 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
1 14 (31.11%) Security Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Security Consultant
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
2 6 (13.33%) Security Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Security Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.44%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Information Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.22%) Administrator
6 1 (2.22%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.67%) CESG
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) UNIX
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Information Security
2 12 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.00%) SIEM
5 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.33%) Computer Forensics
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 5 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
7 4 (8.89%) People Management
8 3 (6.67%) Cyber Security
8 3 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.44%) BCP
9 2 (4.44%) Security Management
9 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.44%) Security Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Computer Security
9 2 (4.44%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
1 1 (2.22%) C++
1 1 (2.22%) Java
1 1 (2.22%) Perl
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
1 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) CISSP
2 14 (31.11%) Degree
3 12 (26.67%) CISM
4 11 (24.44%) CISA
5 6 (13.33%) GIAC
6 5 (11.11%) CEH
7 4 (8.89%) GCIH
7 4 (8.89%) GCFA
8 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.67%) CRISC
9 2 (4.44%) CISMP
9 2 (4.44%) GCIA
9 2 (4.44%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (4.44%) CCNP
9 2 (4.44%) CNA
9 2 (4.44%) Novell Certification
9 2 (4.44%) SSCP
10 1 (2.22%) MCSE
10 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.78%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.67%) SLA
4 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Snort
2 1 (2.22%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Qualys
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.44%) Splunk
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec
5 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.22%) Juniper