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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 222 262 253
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -9
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 43 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.13% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 4
Average salary £43,000 £43,900 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.05% -11.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £43,900 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,375 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -1.25%
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
6012 6000 5565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.05% 83.22% 82.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4859 4801 4486
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
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 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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +17 26 £43,000 -2.05%
Essex - 13 £56,250 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 40 (67.80%) Linux
1 40 (67.80%) Information Security
2 39 (66.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (59.32%) Penetration Testing
4 33 (55.93%) Firewall
5 30 (50.85%) Xen
6 28 (47.46%) Data Protection
6 28 (47.46%) Windows
7 26 (44.07%) Risk Analysis
7 26 (44.07%) Intrusion Detection
7 26 (44.07%) Legal
7 26 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (44.07%) SaaS
7 26 (44.07%) Information Governance
8 17 (28.81%) ITIL
9 16 (27.12%) Finance
10 15 (25.42%) Unix
11 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
12 12 (20.34%) Degree
13 11 (18.64%) CISSP
14 10 (16.95%) Patch Management
14 10 (16.95%) Security Architecture
15 9 (15.25%) NCDA
15 9 (15.25%) HIPAA
15 9 (15.25%) Capacity Management
15 9 (15.25%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (15.25%) SnapMirror
15 9 (15.25%) IBM Certification
15 9 (15.25%) SLA
15 9 (15.25%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (44.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (55.93%) Firewall
2 26 (44.07%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (13.56%) Network Security
4 3 (5.08%) SAN
4 3 (5.08%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) ATM
6 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.69%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Metasploit
General
1 26 (44.07%) Legal
2 16 (27.12%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Local Government
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Information Security Specialist
1 25 (42.37%) Information Specialist
1 25 (42.37%) Security Specialist
2 9 (15.25%) Backup Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) NetBackup Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Security Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Security Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Development Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Linux Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Support
6 3 (5.08%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.56%) Replication
3 6 (10.17%) PKI
4 4 (6.78%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.78%) Cryptography
5 3 (5.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (5.08%) IBM XIV
6 2 (3.39%) CESG
6 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.39%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.69%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.69%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.69%) EFT
7 1 (1.69%) EMV
7 1 (1.69%) EPoS
7 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Linux
2 28 (47.46%) Windows
3 15 (25.42%) Unix
4 9 (15.25%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Information Security
2 35 (59.32%) Penetration Testing
3 28 (47.46%) Data Protection
4 26 (44.07%) Information Governance
4 26 (44.07%) Risk Analysis
5 17 (28.81%) ITIL
6 10 (16.95%) Patch Management
6 10 (16.95%) Security Architecture
7 9 (15.25%) Capacity Management
8 8 (13.56%) Load Balancing
8 8 (13.56%) Time Management
9 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.17%) TOGAF
9 6 (10.17%) Use Case
9 6 (10.17%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (8.47%) Security Operations
10 5 (8.47%) Threat Modelling
11 4 (6.78%) Secure Coding
11 4 (6.78%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) C
2 6 (10.17%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) C++
4 2 (3.39%) Python
4 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.39%) SQL
5 1 (1.69%) Perl
5 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 11 (18.64%) CISSP
3 9 (15.25%) IBM Certification
3 9 (15.25%) NCDA
4 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
5 7 (11.86%) CISM
6 6 (10.17%) CCNA
6 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (8.47%) CCNP
8 4 (6.78%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (6.78%) CLAS
9 3 (5.08%) CEH
9 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.08%) MCSE
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (5.08%) PhD
9 3 (5.08%) RHCE
9 3 (5.08%) SANS
10 2 (3.39%) CISA
10 2 (3.39%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (66.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (15.25%) HIPAA
2 9 (15.25%) SLA
3 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
4 4 (6.78%) COBIT
4 4 (6.78%) FIPS 140-2
5 3 (5.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (5.08%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.69%) ISO 8583
6 1 (1.69%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.69%) QA
6 1 (1.69%) SEPA
System Software
1 30 (50.85%) Xen
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.78%) Firmware
3 4 (6.78%) LXC
3 4 (6.78%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) NetBackup
1 9 (15.25%) SnapMirror
1 9 (15.25%) Tivoli
1 9 (15.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (6.78%) Nessus
3 3 (5.08%) QRadar
3 3 (5.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.39%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Brocade
1 9 (15.25%) IBM
1 9 (15.25%) NetApp
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
3 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.08%) Symantec
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.69%) Sophos
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