The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 252 240 248
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 12 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.30% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.37% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6029 6172 5655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.07% 80.32% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5069 4995 4766
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in the East of England

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -12 10 - - 3
Bedfordshire +8 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) Information Security
3 15 (75.00%) Security Management
4 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 14 (70.00%) Security Architecture
5 13 (65.00%) Patch Management
5 13 (65.00%) ITIL
5 13 (65.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (65.00%) VMware
5 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
7 11 (55.00%) Nessus
7 11 (55.00%) QA
7 11 (55.00%) Nagios
7 11 (55.00%) Sophos
7 11 (55.00%) Websense
7 11 (55.00%) Security Patching
7 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (55.00%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (55.00%) vSphere
8 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
10 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
11 3 (15.00%) Wireless
11 3 (15.00%) UNIX
11 3 (15.00%) CISSP
11 3 (15.00%) C

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Security Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 15 (75.00%) Security Management
3 14 (70.00%) Security Architecture
4 13 (65.00%) ITIL
4 13 (65.00%) Patch Management
5 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
6 11 (55.00%) Security Patching
6 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 2 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (10.00%) Change Management
10 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
10 2 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
11 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
1 3 (15.00%) C++
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) Perl
1 3 (15.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
1 3 (15.00%) PCI QSA
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA
2 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (55.00%) vSphere
2 11 (55.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Nagios
1 11 (55.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Sophos
2 11 (55.00%) Websense
3 2 (10.00%) Tripwire
3 2 (10.00%) Splunk
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
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