The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 668 648 772
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +124
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 215 209 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.21% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 187 142 92
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £72,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87975 80206 86326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.79% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 71444 66272 74112
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -73 71 £55,500 +7.76% 9
South East 0 70 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England +5 19 £45,000 - 6
East Midlands - 16 £62,500 -
West Midlands -7 11 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire -43 8 £34,000 +17.24% 5
North West +3 6 £32,500 +30.00% 1
South West -21 5 £37,500 -25.00%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 194 (48.87%) Penetration Testing
2 191 (48.11%) Information Security
3 179 (45.09%) CISSP
4 164 (41.31%) Firewall
5 116 (29.22%) Finance
6 113 (28.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 107 (26.95%) PCI DSS
8 94 (23.68%) Windows
9 88 (22.17%) Management Information System
10 84 (21.16%) Security Testing
11 83 (20.91%) CEH
12 82 (20.65%) Linux
13 78 (19.65%) SIEM
14 65 (16.37%) Ethical Hacking
15 60 (15.11%) Microsoft
16 59 (14.86%) Degree
17 54 (13.60%) Network Security
18 52 (13.10%) Wireless
19 50 (12.59%) CISA
20 49 (12.34%) VPN
21 48 (12.09%) CISM
21 48 (12.09%) Risk Management
21 48 (12.09%) Intrusion Detection
22 47 (11.84%) .NET
23 46 (11.59%) OSCP
24 44 (11.08%) Cyber Security
24 44 (11.08%) C
25 43 (10.83%) PHP
25 43 (10.83%) UNIX
26 42 (10.58%) Nessus

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 6 (1.51%) Apache
2 5 (1.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.50%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.27%) MS Office
4 6 (1.51%) MS Project
5 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (41.31%) Firewall
2 54 (13.60%) Network Security
3 52 (13.10%) Wireless
4 49 (12.34%) VPN
5 48 (12.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 30 (7.56%) VoIP
6 30 (7.56%) WAN
7 29 (7.30%) LAN
8 22 (5.54%) TCP/IP
9 16 (4.03%) tcpdump
10 14 (3.53%) DNS
11 11 (2.77%) Internet
11 11 (2.77%) HTTP
12 10 (2.52%) SSL
13 8 (2.02%) SSH
14 7 (1.76%) DHCP
15 5 (1.26%) DMZ
15 5 (1.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 5 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
16 4 (1.01%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.01%) MySQL
2 2 (0.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (8.56%) Metasploit
2 4 (1.01%) GDB
2 4 (1.01%) WinDbg
2 4 (1.01%) AppScan
3 2 (0.50%) Subversion
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 116 (29.22%) Finance
2 16 (4.03%) Retail
3 14 (3.53%) Law
4 10 (2.52%) Banking
4 10 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.26%) Legal
6 3 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.50%) Local Government
7 2 (0.50%) Advertising
7 2 (0.50%) Military
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 174 (43.83%) Analyst
2 152 (38.29%) Security Analyst
3 77 (19.40%) Tester
4 71 (17.88%) Penetration Tester
5 60 (15.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 60 (15.11%) Information Analyst
6 37 (9.32%) Senior Analyst
7 33 (8.31%) Senior Security Analyst
8 31 (7.81%) IT Security Analyst
8 31 (7.81%) Security Engineer
9 29 (7.30%) Security Manager
10 28 (7.05%) Security Specialist
11 25 (6.30%) Security Tester
12 18 (4.53%) Information Manager
12 18 (4.53%) Information Security Manager
12 18 (4.53%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 16 (4.03%) Consultant
14 14 (3.53%) Security Consultant
15 12 (3.02%) Senior Penetration Tester
15 12 (3.02%) Application Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.84%) .NET
2 5 (1.26%) Middleware
3 3 (0.76%) HTML
3 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.50%) Web Services
5 1 (0.25%) XHTML
5 1 (0.25%) J2EE
5 1 (0.25%) CSS
5 1 (0.25%) JSP
5 1 (0.25%) WinForms
5 1 (0.25%) WPF
5 1 (0.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 88 (22.17%) Management Information System
2 32 (8.06%) Open Source
3 18 (4.53%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.03%) PKI
5 5 (1.26%) Statistics
6 3 (0.76%) CESG
6 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.50%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.50%) Firmware
8 1 (0.25%) NHS
8 1 (0.25%) Clustering
8 1 (0.25%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.25%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.25%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.25%) Online Games
8 1 (0.25%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 94 (23.68%) Windows
2 82 (20.65%) Linux
3 43 (10.83%) UNIX
4 12 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.77%) Solaris
6 10 (2.52%) CentOS
6 10 (2.52%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.76%) AIX
9 5 (1.26%) Windows NT
10 4 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.01%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.50%) Android
11 2 (0.50%) HPUX
12 1 (0.25%) Debian
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (48.87%) Penetration Testing
2 191 (48.11%) Information Security
3 84 (21.16%) Security Testing
4 78 (19.65%) SIEM
5 65 (16.37%) Ethical Hacking
6 48 (12.09%) Risk Management
7 44 (11.08%) Cyber Security
8 41 (10.33%) ITIL
9 39 (9.82%) Risk Assessment
10 36 (9.07%) Project Management
11 33 (8.31%) Security Management
12 32 (8.06%) Incident Management
13 29 (7.30%) Change Management
14 26 (6.55%) Information Management
14 26 (6.55%) E-Commerce
15 20 (5.04%) Security Architecture
15 20 (5.04%) Network Architecture
16 17 (4.28%) Vulnerability Management
16 17 (4.28%) Network Management
17 16 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (11.08%) C
2 43 (10.83%) PHP
3 39 (9.82%) Java
4 36 (9.07%) Python
5 32 (8.06%) Ruby
6 24 (6.05%) Objective-C
7 23 (5.79%) SQL
7 23 (5.79%) C++
8 21 (5.29%) Perl
9 15 (3.78%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.76%) VB
11 5 (1.26%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.50%) C#
14 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.25%) Tcl
14 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.25%) Lua
Qualifications
1 179 (45.09%) CISSP
2 83 (20.91%) CEH
3 59 (14.86%) Degree
4 50 (12.59%) CISA
5 48 (12.09%) CISM
6 46 (11.59%) OSCP
7 36 (9.07%) GIAC
8 33 (8.31%) GPEN
9 27 (6.80%) Security Cleared
9 27 (6.80%) CISMP
10 26 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (5.04%) GCIH
12 19 (4.79%) CCNA
13 17 (4.28%) OSCE
14 12 (3.02%) SC Cleared
15 11 (2.77%) CGEIT
16 10 (2.52%) CRISC
17 8 (2.02%) GWAPT
17 8 (2.02%) GCIA
18 7 (1.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (28.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 107 (26.95%) PCI DSS
3 28 (7.05%) COBIT
4 19 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 12 (3.02%) HIPAA
6 8 (2.02%) QA
7 5 (1.26%) COSO
8 3 (0.76%) BS7799
9 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.50%) SLA
10 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 27 (6.80%) Nmap
2 17 (4.28%) Snort
3 11 (2.77%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.25%) XenApp
7 1 (0.25%) XenServer
7 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.25%) UAG
7 1 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 42 (10.58%) Nessus
2 6 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.01%) CORE IMPACT
3 4 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.01%) WSUS
3 4 (1.01%) WebInspect
4 2 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.50%) Nagios
4 2 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
5 1 (0.25%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (15.11%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.30%) Cisco
3 25 (6.30%) CheckPoint
4 24 (6.05%) Qualys
5 17 (4.28%) Sophos
6 16 (4.03%) Red Hat
6 16 (4.03%) Imperva
7 9 (2.27%) Juniper
7 9 (2.27%) Riverbed
8 8 (2.02%) HP
9 7 (1.76%) McAfee
9 7 (1.76%) ArcSight
10 6 (1.51%) Splunk
10 6 (1.51%) F5
10 6 (1.51%) VMware
10 6 (1.51%) Symantec
11 5 (1.26%) CA
11 5 (1.26%) Websense
11 5 (1.26%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.01%) Kaspersky
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Computer Network Defence
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Dep on Exp
Posted: 9 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + on call allowance, package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 + Bens OTE 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + Bens OTE 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + on call allowance, package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £32,418 to £44,574 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £45,613 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago