The first table below looks at the demand for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank - 93 -
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.082% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.096% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1218 1039 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.97% 84.75% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 804 649 615
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Vulnerability Assessment
Scotland

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) OWASP
2 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) GIAC
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) TACACS
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Sun
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) Kerberos

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (50.00%) TACACS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) IPsec
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
1 3 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) OWASP
2 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) GIAC
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter