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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 276 317 304
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -13
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 39 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 16
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £50,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £70,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
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
9036 10459 9506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.08% 82.83% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7602 8729 8306
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,483 £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 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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015, 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 39 (60.94%) Information Security
2 37 (57.81%) CISSP
3 29 (45.31%) Finance
4 26 (40.63%) Windows
5 25 (39.06%) Network Security
6 22 (34.38%) CISM
6 22 (34.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (28.13%) Management Information System
7 18 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (26.56%) SIEM
9 16 (25.00%) PCI DSS
9 16 (25.00%) Risk Management
9 16 (25.00%) UNIX
10 15 (23.44%) Linux
11 14 (21.88%) ITIL
11 14 (21.88%) Degree
12 13 (20.31%) CISA
12 13 (20.31%) Firewall
13 12 (18.75%) Banking
14 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
14 11 (17.19%) Cyber Security
15 10 (15.63%) Change Management
15 10 (15.63%) Nessus
16 9 (14.06%) Internet
16 9 (14.06%) McAfee
16 9 (14.06%) Data Protection
17 8 (12.50%) ArcSight
17 8 (12.50%) WorldPay
17 8 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 8 (12.50%) Penetration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 4 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
1 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.06%) Network Security
2 22 (34.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (20.31%) Firewall
4 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.06%) Internet
6 6 (9.38%) SAN
7 4 (6.25%) LDAP
8 3 (4.69%) VPN
9 2 (3.13%) Wireless
9 2 (3.13%) OpenVPN
9 2 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.56%) Wireless Security
10 1 (1.56%) IPsec
10 1 (1.56%) SSL
10 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 4 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.25%) Advertising
5 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.13%) Law
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Security Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Consultant
4 10 (15.63%) Operations Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Security Operations Analyst
5 9 (14.06%) Security Manager
6 7 (10.94%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Security Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Malware Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Risk Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Risk Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Information Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) IT Risk Manager
8 4 (6.25%) IT Risk Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Manager
8 4 (6.25%) IT Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.38%) Cryptography
3 6 (9.38%) PKI
4 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) CESG
5 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Social Network
6 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) UNIX
3 15 (23.44%) Linux
4 5 (7.81%) zOS
5 2 (3.13%) Android
5 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) Information Security
2 17 (26.56%) SIEM
3 16 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (21.88%) ITIL
5 11 (17.19%) Cyber Security
6 10 (15.63%) Change Management
7 9 (14.06%) Data Protection
8 8 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Security Architecture
10 6 (9.38%) Information Assurance
10 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
10 6 (9.38%) Service Management
11 5 (7.81%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
11 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
11 5 (7.81%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
11 5 (7.81%) Malware Analysis
12 4 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) Perl
3 1 (1.56%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (57.81%) CISSP
2 22 (34.38%) CISM
3 14 (21.88%) Degree
4 13 (20.31%) CISA
5 8 (12.50%) GCIH
6 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (9.38%) GCIA
8 5 (7.81%) CCNA
9 3 (4.69%) CEH
9 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.69%) CRISC
10 2 (3.13%) GCFA
10 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.13%) GIAC
10 2 (3.13%) CCIE
11 1 (1.56%) CCNP
11 1 (1.56%) CCDP
11 1 (1.56%) SSCP
11 1 (1.56%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (1.56%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (9.38%) COBIT
5 2 (3.13%) QA
6 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Snort
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) vCloud
3 2 (3.13%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Nessus
2 4 (6.25%) OpenView
3 2 (3.13%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) McAfee
2 8 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 8 (12.50%) WorldPay
3 7 (10.94%) Qualys
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.81%) HP
5 5 (7.81%) CA
6 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.25%) Remedy
6 4 (6.25%) Citrix
6 4 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (6.25%) Sourcefire
6 4 (6.25%) BMC
7 3 (4.69%) Juniper
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle
8 2 (3.13%) VMware
8 2 (3.13%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.56%) BT
9 1 (1.56%) Fortinet