The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 631 713 637
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -76
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 225 177 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 163 144 136
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,750 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in England

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +67 107 £57,500 +4.54% 8
South East -5 32 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Midlands +21 28 £40,000 -33.33% 1
South West +11 25 £50,000 +29.03% 4
North West +11 14 £57,500 +47.43% 2
East of England +15 7 £50,000 +17.64%
West Midlands -14 6 £41,750 -30.41% 1
Yorkshire +11 5 £35,500 +1.42% 2
North East - 1 £45,000 - 1
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 286 (67.77%) Information Security
2 187 (44.31%) Firewall
3 166 (39.34%) CISSP
4 147 (34.83%) Penetration Testing
5 137 (32.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 102 (24.17%) ITIL
7 100 (23.70%) Management Information System
8 87 (20.62%) Finance
9 85 (20.14%) Risk Management
10 84 (19.91%) Security Testing
11 78 (18.48%) SIEM
11 78 (18.48%) CISM
12 76 (18.01%) PCI DSS
13 73 (17.30%) Cyber Security
13 73 (17.30%) Windows
14 72 (17.06%) Degree
15 71 (16.82%) Linux
16 70 (16.59%) Security Cleared
17 67 (15.88%) Security Architecture
18 63 (14.93%) Network Security
19 62 (14.69%) COBIT
20 60 (14.22%) Security Management
21 58 (13.74%) Risk Assessment
22 50 (11.85%) Wireless
23 49 (11.61%) UNIX
24 46 (10.90%) Kalman Filter
25 43 (10.19%) Microsoft
26 42 (9.95%) Cisco
26 42 (9.95%) CISA
27 36 (8.53%) Internet

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.37%) IIS
2 9 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.90%) Apache
4 4 (0.95%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.24%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.90%) SaaS
1 8 (1.90%) PaaS
1 8 (1.90%) Office 365
1 8 (1.90%) IaaS
2 6 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 187 (44.31%) Firewall
2 63 (14.93%) Network Security
3 50 (11.85%) Wireless
4 36 (8.53%) Internet
4 36 (8.53%) WAN
5 35 (8.29%) LAN
6 34 (8.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 34 (8.06%) VPN
7 24 (5.69%) DNS
8 22 (5.21%) TCP/IP
9 20 (4.74%) SAN
10 19 (4.50%) SSL
11 17 (4.03%) VoIP
12 16 (3.79%) DHCP
13 15 (3.55%) LDAP
14 10 (2.37%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (1.90%) IPsec
16 7 (1.66%) WLAN
16 7 (1.66%) Cisco PIX
16 7 (1.66%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.42%) Couchbase
1 6 (1.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (3.08%) WinDbg
1 13 (3.08%) GDB
2 5 (1.18%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.24%) Yeoman
General
1 87 (20.62%) Finance
2 18 (4.27%) Banking
2 18 (4.27%) Legal
3 17 (4.03%) Retail
4 16 (3.79%) Military
5 8 (1.90%) Law
6 7 (1.66%) Advertising
7 6 (1.42%) Marketing
7 6 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.18%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.95%) Games
10 3 (0.71%) Electronics
10 3 (0.71%) Local Government
10 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.71%) iGaming
11 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 135 (31.99%) Analyst
2 128 (30.33%) Security Analyst
3 47 (11.14%) Consultant
4 41 (9.72%) Architect
5 38 (9.00%) Security Consultant
5 38 (9.00%) Security Engineer
5 38 (9.00%) Security Manager
6 37 (8.77%) Security Specialist
7 34 (8.06%) Security Architect
8 29 (6.87%) IT Security Analyst
8 29 (6.87%) Information Security Analyst
8 29 (6.87%) Information Analyst
9 23 (5.45%) Applications Specialist
9 23 (5.45%) Application Security Specialist
10 17 (4.03%) IT Security Manager
11 15 (3.55%) Penetration Tester
11 15 (3.55%) Tester
11 15 (3.55%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 14 (3.32%) Senior Security Analyst
12 14 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.40%) .NET
2 15 (3.55%) JSP
3 14 (3.32%) ASP.NET
4 12 (2.84%) Web Services
5 7 (1.66%) SOAP
6 6 (1.42%) REST
6 6 (1.42%) WCF
6 6 (1.42%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.42%) HTML
6 6 (1.42%) CSS
7 1 (0.24%) XML
7 1 (0.24%) WSDL
7 1 (0.24%) SAML
7 1 (0.24%) ISPF
7 1 (0.24%) OAuth
7 1 (0.24%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 100 (23.70%) Management Information System
2 30 (7.11%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.45%) Mobile App
5 21 (4.98%) Cryptography
5 21 (4.98%) CESG
6 20 (4.74%) Data Protection Act
7 19 (4.50%) PKI
8 18 (4.27%) Open Source
9 14 (3.32%) CESG CLAS
10 11 (2.61%) GIS
11 9 (2.13%) Internet of Things
12 8 (1.90%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.90%) Statistics
12 8 (1.90%) Clustering
13 6 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.42%) Life Science
13 6 (1.42%) NHS
14 5 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (1.18%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 73 (17.30%) Windows
2 71 (16.82%) Linux
3 49 (11.61%) UNIX
4 33 (7.82%) Solaris
5 19 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.18%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.47%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.47%) AIX
8 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (67.77%) Information Security
2 147 (34.83%) Penetration Testing
3 102 (24.17%) ITIL
4 85 (20.14%) Risk Management
5 84 (19.91%) Security Testing
6 78 (18.48%) SIEM
7 73 (17.30%) Cyber Security
8 67 (15.88%) Security Architecture
9 60 (14.22%) Security Management
10 58 (13.74%) Risk Assessment
11 46 (10.90%) Kalman Filter
12 35 (8.29%) Business Continuity
12 35 (8.29%) Incident Management
12 35 (8.29%) OWASP
13 32 (7.58%) Vulnerability Management
14 29 (6.87%) Data Protection
15 28 (6.64%) Ethical Hacking
15 28 (6.64%) TOGAF
15 28 (6.64%) Information Security Management
15 28 (6.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (7.35%) C#
2 29 (6.87%) C
3 28 (6.64%) Perl
4 26 (6.16%) Bash Shell
5 21 (4.98%) SQL
5 21 (4.98%) C++
5 21 (4.98%) Java
6 13 (3.08%) Bourne shell
7 11 (2.61%) Python
8 10 (2.37%) PHP
9 7 (1.66%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.42%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 166 (39.34%) CISSP
2 78 (18.48%) CISM
3 72 (17.06%) Degree
4 70 (16.59%) Security Cleared
5 42 (9.95%) CISA
6 35 (8.29%) DV Cleared
7 33 (7.82%) CEH
8 21 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (4.98%) SC Cleared
9 20 (4.74%) SSCP
10 13 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (2.61%) CHFI
12 9 (2.13%) Security+ Certification
12 9 (2.13%) RHCE
12 9 (2.13%) MCSA
13 8 (1.90%) MCSE
14 7 (1.66%) CCNP
14 7 (1.66%) CCNA
14 7 (1.66%) PCI QSA
14 7 (1.66%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (32.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 76 (18.01%) PCI DSS
3 62 (14.69%) COBIT
4 18 (4.27%) SLA
5 15 (3.55%) JSP 440
6 10 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 9 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (1.90%) QA
9 5 (1.18%) PAS 55
10 2 (0.47%) BS7799
10 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
System Software
1 35 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.84%) NFS
5 10 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (1.18%) OpenSSH
8 4 (0.95%) vSphere
8 4 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (6.16%) Nessus
2 19 (4.50%) Nagios
3 14 (3.32%) NetBackup
4 10 (2.37%) yum
4 10 (2.37%) Puppet
4 10 (2.37%) Nmap
5 8 (1.90%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.18%) OpenView
7 4 (0.95%) SCOM
8 3 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.47%) SCCM
9 2 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 43 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.95%) Cisco
3 28 (6.64%) VMware
4 26 (6.16%) Red Hat
5 23 (5.45%) HP
6 20 (4.74%) CheckPoint
7 19 (4.50%) NetApp
8 16 (3.79%) CA
9 15 (3.55%) Oracle
10 14 (3.32%) Brocade
11 12 (2.84%) Google
11 12 (2.84%) Websense
11 12 (2.84%) Tripwire
12 10 (2.37%) McAfee
13 9 (2.13%) Veritas
13 9 (2.13%) SolarWinds
13 9 (2.13%) Qualys
14 8 (1.90%) Sun
15 7 (1.66%) Symantec
15 7 (1.66%) Citrix
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 50K to 60K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Badenoch & Clark
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + 20% bonus, 30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago