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 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 Management
Rank 263 310 311
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +1
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 39 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 17
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £38,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 35 (54.69%) CISSP
1 35 (54.69%) Information Security
2 33 (51.56%) Finance
3 23 (35.94%) CISM
4 22 (34.38%) Network Security
5 21 (32.81%) Windows
6 19 (29.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (28.13%) PCI DSS
8 17 (26.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 17 (26.56%) ITIL
9 16 (25.00%) Firewall
9 16 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 15 (23.44%) Management Information System
11 14 (21.88%) SIEM
11 14 (21.88%) Cyber Security
12 13 (20.31%) UNIX
12 13 (20.31%) Linux
13 12 (18.75%) Banking
14 11 (17.19%) Change Management
14 11 (17.19%) Internet
14 11 (17.19%) Degree
15 10 (15.63%) Security Architecture
15 10 (15.63%) CISA
16 9 (14.06%) McAfee
16 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 9 (14.06%) COBIT
16 9 (14.06%) WorldPay
17 8 (12.50%) PKI
17 8 (12.50%) Problem Management
17 8 (12.50%) Information Assurance

Vulnerability Management
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 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 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) IaaS
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) Network Security
2 17 (26.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (25.00%) Firewall
4 11 (17.19%) Internet
5 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.38%) SAN
7 4 (6.25%) VPN
7 4 (6.25%) LDAP
8 3 (4.69%) OpenVPN
9 2 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (3.13%) Wireless
10 1 (1.56%) IPsec
10 1 (1.56%) SSL
10 1 (1.56%) Wireless Security
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.56%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 33 (51.56%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Banking
3 8 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.81%) Retail
5 3 (4.69%) Legal
6 2 (3.13%) Marketing
6 2 (3.13%) Law
6 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Security Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Security Manager
4 9 (14.06%) Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Security Operations Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Security Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Malware Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Cyber Security Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) IT Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) IT Risk Manager
7 4 (6.25%) IT Risk Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Information Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Security Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Risk Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.50%) PKI
2 8 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) CESG
6 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.13%) Social Network
6 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.56%) PMI
7 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) Blog
7 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) UNIX
2 13 (20.31%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) zOS
4 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Information Security
2 17 (26.56%) ITIL
3 16 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (21.88%) SIEM
4 14 (21.88%) Cyber Security
5 11 (17.19%) Change Management
6 10 (15.63%) Security Architecture
7 8 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 8 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 8 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Service Management
8 7 (10.94%) Incident Management
9 6 (9.38%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (7.81%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.81%) Business Continuity
10 5 (7.81%) Project Management
10 5 (7.81%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
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 35 (54.69%) CISSP
2 23 (35.94%) CISM
3 11 (17.19%) Degree
4 10 (15.63%) CISA
5 8 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (9.38%) CCNA
6 6 (9.38%) GCIA
6 6 (9.38%) GCIH
6 6 (9.38%) CEH
7 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.69%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.13%) CCNP
9 2 (3.13%) CCDP
9 2 (3.13%) CCIE
10 1 (1.56%) CISMP
10 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.56%) GCWN
10 1 (1.56%) GSEC
10 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (28.13%) PCI DSS
3 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (14.06%) COBIT
4 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Snort
3 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) vCloud
4 2 (3.13%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Nessus
2 4 (6.25%) OpenView
3 3 (4.69%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) McAfee
1 9 (14.06%) WorldPay
2 8 (12.50%) Cisco
3 7 (10.94%) ArcSight
4 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) HP
4 6 (9.38%) CA
5 5 (7.81%) Sourcefire
5 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.25%) Qualys
6 4 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (6.25%) Juniper
6 4 (6.25%) Remedy
6 4 (6.25%) BMC
6 4 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (4.69%) VMware
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle
8 2 (3.13%) Clearswift
8 2 (3.13%) EMC
9 1 (1.56%) BT