The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 74 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 19 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.51% 0.59% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.68% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -26.92%
Vulnerability Management
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
1138 1180 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.53% 86.70% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 766 732 798
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 34 (94.44%) CISSP
1 34 (94.44%) Degree
2 31 (86.11%) Performance Management
2 31 (86.11%) PCI DSS
2 31 (86.11%) Security Architecture
2 31 (86.11%) Splunk
2 31 (86.11%) Portfolio Management
2 31 (86.11%) ArcSight
2 31 (86.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (83.33%) IIS
3 30 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 30 (83.33%) IISP
3 30 (83.33%) Security Operations
3 30 (83.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 25 (69.44%) Test Strategy
4 25 (69.44%) Project Management
5 24 (66.67%) Law
6 20 (55.56%) SIEM
7 18 (50.00%) Network Security
8 16 (44.44%) QRadar
9 10 (27.78%) CISM
10 8 (22.22%) Information Security
11 5 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (13.89%) CEH
11 5 (13.89%) CHFI
11 5 (13.89%) Service Management
11 5 (13.89%) ECSA
12 4 (11.11%) CISA
12 4 (11.11%) IBM
12 4 (11.11%) Legal

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (83.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
General
1 24 (66.67%) Law
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Consultant
1 31 (86.11%) Security Consultant
2 24 (66.67%) IT Consultant
2 24 (66.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) SIEM Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Associate Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Associate Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Compliance Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Risk Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 30 (83.33%) Data Centre
1 30 (83.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.56%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Performance Management
1 31 (86.11%) Portfolio Management
1 31 (86.11%) Security Architecture
2 30 (83.33%) Security Operations
3 25 (69.44%) Project Management
3 25 (69.44%) Test Strategy
4 20 (55.56%) SIEM
5 8 (22.22%) Information Security
6 5 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
7 4 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
7 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.11%) Security Management
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 34 (94.44%) CISSP
1 34 (94.44%) Degree
2 30 (83.33%) IISP
3 10 (27.78%) CISM
4 5 (13.89%) CEH
4 5 (13.89%) CHFI
4 5 (13.89%) ECSA
5 4 (11.11%) CISA
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (86.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 31 (86.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) ArcSight
1 31 (86.11%) Splunk
2 4 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Intel Security