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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 165 157 177
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.031% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.041% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -15.50%
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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
3041 2436 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.42% 76.36% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 1996 2208
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 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

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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

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Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 8 £62,500 -
Derbyshire - 4 £51,000 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 23 (79.31%) Security Testing
2 22 (75.86%) CEH
2 22 (75.86%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (75.86%) CISMP
2 22 (75.86%) Open Source
2 22 (75.86%) GPEN
2 22 (75.86%) OSCP
2 22 (75.86%) VoIP
2 22 (75.86%) CISSP
2 22 (75.86%) Firewall
2 22 (75.86%) Wireless
3 21 (72.41%) VPN
4 19 (65.52%) Information Management
4 19 (65.52%) PCI DSS
5 18 (62.07%) Ethical Hacking
5 18 (62.07%) C
5 18 (62.07%) Java
5 18 (62.07%) PHP
5 18 (62.07%) .NET
5 18 (62.07%) GIAC
5 18 (62.07%) Objective-C
6 7 (24.14%) Information Security
6 7 (24.14%) Retail
7 5 (17.24%) Network Security
7 5 (17.24%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (17.24%) ArcSight
7 5 (17.24%) SIEM
7 5 (17.24%) UNIX
7 5 (17.24%) Windows
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 2000

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) Firewall
1 22 (75.86%) Wireless
1 22 (75.86%) VoIP
2 21 (72.41%) VPN
3 5 (17.24%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (17.24%) Network Security
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Tester
2 12 (41.38%) Penetration Tester
2 12 (41.38%) Security Tester
3 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Security Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Security Manager
5 4 (13.79%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Assurance Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Penetration Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Security Assurance Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Information Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) Open Source
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) UNIX
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Windows 2000
1 5 (17.24%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Security Testing
2 22 (75.86%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (65.52%) Information Management
4 18 (62.07%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (24.14%) Information Security
6 5 (17.24%) SIEM
7 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.90%) Service Management
8 2 (6.90%) Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C
1 18 (62.07%) Java
1 18 (62.07%) PHP
1 18 (62.07%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) CISSP
1 22 (75.86%) CEH
1 22 (75.86%) CISMP
1 22 (75.86%) GPEN
1 22 (75.86%) OSCP
2 18 (62.07%) GIAC
3 4 (13.79%) GCIH
3 4 (13.79%) CISA
3 4 (13.79%) CISM
3 4 (13.79%) OSCE
3 4 (13.79%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (65.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) ArcSight