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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 241 237 266
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 19 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.085% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 15
Average salary £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £54,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
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
6263 5568 6938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.98% 78.84% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4951 4608 5905
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram 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 24 October 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +12 8 £35,500 -
Hertfordshire -16 4 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire -3 3 £45,000 -16.66%
Norfolk - 2 £45,000 -
Essex - 2 - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (60.00%) Information Security
2 14 (40.00%) CISSP
3 13 (37.14%) CISA
3 13 (37.14%) CISM
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) CGEIT
3 13 (37.14%) CRISC
4 10 (28.57%) SIEM
4 10 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (25.71%) PCI DSS
6 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
7 6 (17.14%) Qualys
7 6 (17.14%) Open Source
8 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 4 (11.43%) PCI QSA
9 4 (11.43%) WSUS
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.43%) LogRhythm
10 3 (8.57%) Nessus
11 2 (5.71%) PKI
11 2 (5.71%) MODAF
11 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (5.71%) COBIT
11 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
11 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
1 2 (5.71%) DHCP
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) LDAP
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Analyst
2 20 (57.14%) Security Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Information Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Risk Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Security Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) JSP
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Open Source
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) CESG
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) GIS
4 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Information Security
2 10 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (28.57%) SIEM
3 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
4 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) SABSA
5 2 (5.71%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.71%) MODAF
5 2 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) UML
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.86%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
1 1 (2.86%) Python
1 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CISSP
2 13 (37.14%) CISA
2 13 (37.14%) CISM
2 13 (37.14%) CGEIT
2 13 (37.14%) CRISC
3 4 (11.43%) PCI QSA
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) COBIT
2 2 (5.71%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) WSUS
2 3 (8.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Qualys
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.86%) Rapid7