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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 229 236 269
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +33
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 24 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.071% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.090% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 21
Average salary £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
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
6066 5529 6949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.62% 77.99% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4826 4683 5889
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Hertfordshire -9 11 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire -8 5 £45,000 -16.66%
Norfolk - 4 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £29,500 -
Essex - 2 - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (77.42%) Information Security
2 17 (54.84%) CISSP
3 16 (51.61%) Finance
4 13 (41.94%) CISA
4 13 (41.94%) CISM
4 13 (41.94%) CGEIT
4 13 (41.94%) CRISC
5 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (32.26%) SIEM
5 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (29.03%) PCI DSS
7 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.90%) WSUS
8 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
8 4 (12.90%) PCI QSA
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
9 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
10 2 (6.45%) JSP 440
10 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance
10 2 (6.45%) SABSA
10 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
10 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.45%) PKI
10 2 (6.45%) MODAF
10 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (6.45%) COBIT
10 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (12.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
1 2 (6.45%) DHCP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Analyst
2 21 (67.74%) Security Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) Information Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Risk Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) JSP
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) CESG
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (32.26%) SIEM
3 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) SABSA
5 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.45%) MODAF
5 2 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) Java
1 1 (3.23%) PHP
1 1 (3.23%) Python
1 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) CISSP
2 13 (41.94%) CISA
2 13 (41.94%) CISM
2 13 (41.94%) CGEIT
2 13 (41.94%) CRISC
3 4 (12.90%) PCI QSA
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) COBIT
2 2 (6.45%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.23%) Qualys