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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 671 656 773
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +117
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 214 204 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 185 148 100
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £74,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
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
88357 79715 86197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.78% 79.44% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 71143 65793 73812
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 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 21 August 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 21 August 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
South East -27 68 £47,500 +18.75% 4
London -41 65 £55,500 +3.25% 7
East of England +1 23 £45,000 -16.66% 2
East Midlands - 15 £62,500 -
Yorkshire -50 11 £36,500 +25.86% 2
West Midlands +1 10 £38,000 +4.82% 1
South West -27 8 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North West -18 6 £32,500 +8.33%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 206 (52.69%) Information Security
2 195 (49.87%) Penetration Testing
3 191 (48.85%) CISSP
4 148 (37.85%) Firewall
5 122 (31.20%) Finance
6 114 (29.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 105 (26.85%) PCI DSS
8 99 (25.32%) Management Information System
9 94 (24.04%) Windows
10 89 (22.76%) Linux
11 84 (21.48%) SIEM
12 83 (21.23%) CEH
13 79 (20.20%) Security Testing
14 67 (17.14%) Degree
15 66 (16.88%) Microsoft
16 62 (15.86%) Ethical Hacking
17 56 (14.32%) CISA
18 54 (13.81%) CISM
19 49 (12.53%) Risk Management
20 47 (12.02%) UNIX
21 46 (11.76%) VPN
22 45 (11.51%) Network Security
22 45 (11.51%) Cyber Security
23 42 (10.74%) .NET
23 42 (10.74%) ITIL
23 42 (10.74%) Wireless
23 42 (10.74%) Risk Assessment
24 41 (10.49%) C
24 41 (10.49%) Project Management
25 40 (10.23%) Security Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 5 (1.28%) Apache
2 4 (1.02%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.51%) IIS
3 2 (0.51%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.32%) MS Office
3 9 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.79%) MS Project
5 5 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
4 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (37.85%) Firewall
2 46 (11.76%) VPN
3 45 (11.51%) Network Security
4 42 (10.74%) Wireless
5 37 (9.46%) Intrusion Detection
6 24 (6.14%) LAN
6 24 (6.14%) VoIP
6 24 (6.14%) WAN
7 19 (4.86%) TCP/IP
8 13 (3.32%) tcpdump
9 12 (3.07%) HTTP
10 10 (2.56%) DNS
11 9 (2.30%) SSL
11 9 (2.30%) Internet
12 8 (2.05%) SSH
13 6 (1.53%) DMZ
14 4 (1.02%) DHCP
14 4 (1.02%) WLAN
14 4 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.77%) MySQL
3 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (8.44%) Metasploit
2 6 (1.53%) WinDbg
2 6 (1.53%) GDB
3 3 (0.77%) AppScan
4 1 (0.26%) Subversion
4 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 122 (31.20%) Finance
2 16 (4.09%) Retail
3 10 (2.56%) Banking
4 8 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.79%) Law
6 5 (1.28%) Legal
7 4 (1.02%) Military
8 3 (0.77%) Marketing
8 3 (0.77%) Advertising
9 2 (0.51%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 192 (49.10%) Analyst
2 168 (42.97%) Security Analyst
3 72 (18.41%) Tester
4 67 (17.14%) Information Analyst
4 67 (17.14%) Information Security Analyst
5 66 (16.88%) Penetration Tester
6 40 (10.23%) Senior Analyst
7 35 (8.95%) IT Security Analyst
8 34 (8.70%) Senior Security Analyst
9 31 (7.93%) Security Engineer
10 30 (7.67%) Security Manager
11 21 (5.37%) Security Tester
12 20 (5.12%) Security Specialist
12 20 (5.12%) Consultant
13 19 (4.86%) Information Manager
13 19 (4.86%) Information Security Manager
14 18 (4.60%) Cyber Security Analyst
15 17 (4.35%) Security Consultant
16 10 (2.56%) Senior Tester
16 10 (2.56%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.74%) .NET
2 6 (1.53%) Web Services
3 5 (1.28%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.28%) Middleware
4 3 (0.77%) WinForms
4 3 (0.77%) WPF
4 3 (0.77%) HTML
5 1 (0.26%) XHTML
5 1 (0.26%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.26%) CSS
5 1 (0.26%) JSP
5 1 (0.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 99 (25.32%) Management Information System
2 26 (6.65%) Open Source
3 22 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.07%) PKI
5 6 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (0.77%) CESG
6 3 (0.77%) NHS
6 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.51%) Firmware
7 2 (0.51%) Statistics
7 2 (0.51%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.26%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.26%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.26%) Online Games
8 1 (0.26%) DTV
8 1 (0.26%) Clustering
8 1 (0.26%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 94 (24.04%) Windows
2 89 (22.76%) Linux
3 47 (12.02%) UNIX
4 12 (3.07%) Solaris
5 11 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.79%) CentOS
6 7 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.79%) AIX
6 7 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.53%) Windows NT
8 5 (1.28%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.51%) HPUX
11 1 (0.26%) Android
11 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (52.69%) Information Security
2 195 (49.87%) Penetration Testing
3 84 (21.48%) SIEM
4 79 (20.20%) Security Testing
5 62 (15.86%) Ethical Hacking
6 49 (12.53%) Risk Management
7 45 (11.51%) Cyber Security
8 42 (10.74%) Risk Assessment
8 42 (10.74%) ITIL
9 41 (10.49%) Project Management
10 40 (10.23%) Security Management
11 36 (9.21%) Incident Management
12 28 (7.16%) Change Management
12 28 (7.16%) E-Commerce
13 24 (6.14%) Network Architecture
14 23 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
15 22 (5.63%) Information Management
16 20 (5.12%) Data Protection
17 18 (4.60%) Risk Analysis
18 16 (4.09%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.49%) C
2 36 (9.21%) Python
3 35 (8.95%) PHP
4 33 (8.44%) Java
5 32 (8.18%) Ruby
6 25 (6.39%) C++
7 21 (5.37%) SQL
8 20 (5.12%) Objective-C
9 17 (4.35%) Perl
10 12 (3.07%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.28%) VB
12 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.77%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.51%) C#
14 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.26%) Lua
15 1 (0.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 191 (48.85%) CISSP
2 83 (21.23%) CEH
3 67 (17.14%) Degree
4 56 (14.32%) CISA
5 54 (13.81%) CISM
6 40 (10.23%) GIAC
7 38 (9.72%) OSCP
8 27 (6.91%) Security Cleared
9 25 (6.39%) GPEN
10 24 (6.14%) CISMP
11 22 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (5.37%) CCNA
13 19 (4.86%) GCIH
14 15 (3.84%) CGEIT
14 15 (3.84%) CRISC
15 13 (3.32%) OSCE
16 11 (2.81%) SC Cleared
17 8 (2.05%) GCIA
18 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (29.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 105 (26.85%) PCI DSS
3 33 (8.44%) COBIT
4 22 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 9 (2.30%) HIPAA
6 6 (1.53%) QA
7 5 (1.28%) COSO
8 4 (1.02%) BS7799
9 2 (0.51%) SLA
10 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (5.37%) Nmap
2 14 (3.58%) Snort
3 11 (2.81%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.51%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) XenServer
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (9.72%) Nessus
2 6 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.02%) WSUS
3 4 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.02%) CORE IMPACT
4 3 (0.77%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.51%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.65%) Qualys
3 22 (5.63%) Cisco
4 18 (4.60%) CheckPoint
5 14 (3.58%) Sophos
6 13 (3.32%) Imperva
7 12 (3.07%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.30%) McAfee
9 8 (2.05%) Juniper
9 8 (2.05%) HP
9 8 (2.05%) VMware
10 7 (1.79%) ArcSight
11 6 (1.53%) Splunk
11 6 (1.53%) Symantec
12 5 (1.28%) Websense
12 5 (1.28%) Tripwire
12 5 (1.28%) LogRhythm
13 4 (1.02%) Brocade
13 4 (1.02%) CA
14 3 (0.77%) Clearswift
London
Church International
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum to 65k + car allowance + min 18% bon
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago