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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank - 96 -
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 - 0.097% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
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
1224 1033 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.65% 84.60% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 812 638 669
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 1 (50.00%) TACACS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun