The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank - 164 181
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 0 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.25% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 14
Average salary - £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2758 2701 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.70% 84.83% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 2222 2519
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the East Midlands region.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) PCI DSS
3 11 (61.11%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (55.56%) VPN
5 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
6 7 (38.89%) Retail
7 6 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (33.33%) Open Source
7 6 (33.33%) CISM
7 6 (33.33%) CISSP
7 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
8 5 (27.78%) CEH
8 5 (27.78%) Information Management
8 5 (27.78%) GCIH
8 5 (27.78%) GWAPT
8 5 (27.78%) GPEN
8 5 (27.78%) OSCP
8 5 (27.78%) OSCE
8 5 (27.78%) CREST Certified
9 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
9 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 4 (22.22%) Information Security
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) Web Services

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 6 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (22.22%) VoIP
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Tester
2 9 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Security Penetration Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Security Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Information Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) OAuth
2 1 (5.56%) OpenID
2 1 (5.56%) SAML
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) WSDL
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 2 (11.11%) Windows NT
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (27.78%) Information Management
4 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 3 (16.67%) SIEM
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CISM
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (27.78%) CEH
2 5 (27.78%) CREST Certified
2 5 (27.78%) GCIH
2 5 (27.78%) GPEN
2 5 (27.78%) GWAPT
2 5 (27.78%) OSCE
2 5 (27.78%) OSCP
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nessus
1 2 (11.11%) Nmap
1 2 (11.11%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) ArcSight
2 1 (5.56%) Qualys