The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 98 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% - 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Vulnerability Assessment
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1250 1366 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.72% 86.62% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 781 884 598
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) SWIFT
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Security Management
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 7 (87.50%) Sophos
2 7 (87.50%) Websense
2 7 (87.50%) CISMP
3 1 (12.50%) SSCP
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (87.50%) CISMP
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) SSCP
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Symantec
1 7 (87.50%) Sophos
1 7 (87.50%) Websense