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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 104 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.61% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £49,050 £125,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.76% +316.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +43.75%
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
1292 1149 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.45% 82.01% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 857 730 666
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) CISSP
2 14 (73.68%) Incident Management
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) Security Management
4 11 (57.89%) Information Security
5 10 (52.63%) CEH
6 8 (42.11%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) Banking
8 5 (26.32%) Retail
8 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
8 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
9 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
9 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
11 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
11 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
11 2 (10.53%) Service Management
11 2 (10.53%) Perl
11 2 (10.53%) .NET
11 2 (10.53%) IIS
11 2 (10.53%) UNIX
11 2 (10.53%) Windows
11 2 (10.53%) Linux
11 2 (10.53%) McAfee
11 2 (10.53%) Project Management
11 2 (10.53%) Splunk
11 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
11 2 (10.53%) ArcSight

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Security Specialist
1 11 (57.89%) IT Security Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Management Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.26%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Incident Management
2 12 (63.16%) Security Management
3 11 (57.89%) Information Security
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) CISSP
2 10 (52.63%) CEH
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) McAfee
1 2 (10.53%) Splunk
1 2 (10.53%) ArcSight