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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 575 702 759
Rank change year-on-year
+127 +57
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 346 254 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 269 186 186
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +11.11%
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
80538 89659 92924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.83% 87.13% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68120 74136 75624
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +81 163 £62,500 -3.84% 13
South East +105 114 £56,250 +7.14% 4
North West +31 21 £44,250 -23.04% 2
East of England +26 17 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands +2 16 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire +26 8 £25,000 -34.21% 2
South West +15 7 £51,500 +3.00%
East Midlands -4 1 £34,425 -13.93% 1
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 384 (59.08%) Information Security
2 329 (50.62%) Penetration Testing
3 250 (38.46%) CISSP
4 194 (29.85%) Firewall
4 194 (29.85%) Network Security
5 192 (29.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 189 (29.08%) Windows
7 186 (28.62%) Finance
7 186 (28.62%) SIEM
8 163 (25.08%) Linux
9 143 (22.00%) Management Information System
10 142 (21.85%) Cybersecurity
11 139 (21.38%) Degree
12 131 (20.15%) Risk Management
13 125 (19.23%) CEH
14 121 (18.62%) Security Cleared
15 119 (18.31%) PCI DSS
16 114 (17.54%) Python
17 113 (17.38%) CISM
18 110 (16.92%) ITIL
19 109 (16.77%) Nessus
20 107 (16.46%) CREST Certified
21 103 (15.85%) Security Operations
22 96 (14.77%) C++
23 95 (14.62%) Java
24 89 (13.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
25 88 (13.54%) Ethical Hacking
26 87 (13.38%) Telecoms
27 86 (13.23%) Security Architecture
28 79 (12.15%) OSCP

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.00%) Apache
1 13 (2.00%) Confluence
1 13 (2.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.08%) IIS
4 5 (0.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.15%) MS Project
2 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.31%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.62%) SaaS
3 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.31%) CloudFront
4 2 (0.31%) Route 53
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) IaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (29.85%) Firewall
1 194 (29.85%) Network Security
2 71 (10.92%) Internet
2 71 (10.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 69 (10.62%) TCP/IP
4 62 (9.54%) VPN
5 36 (5.54%) Wireless
6 30 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (4.31%) DNS
8 25 (3.85%) DHCP
9 21 (3.23%) WAN
10 19 (2.92%) FWSM
10 19 (2.92%) MPLS
11 17 (2.62%) LAN
12 15 (2.31%) SSL
13 14 (2.15%) VoIP
14 12 (1.85%) Junos
14 12 (1.85%) VLAN
15 11 (1.69%) IPsec
16 10 (1.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.46%) Relational Database
2 6 (0.92%) Big Data
3 5 (0.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.77%) SQLPlus
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.31%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (4.00%) Burp Suite
2 20 (3.08%) Metasploit
3 14 (2.15%) JIRA
4 13 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (1.23%) AppScan
6 3 (0.46%) Paros
7 1 (0.15%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.15%) WinDbg
General
1 186 (28.62%) Finance
2 87 (13.38%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.46%) Banking
3 29 (4.46%) Legal
4 20 (3.08%) Marketing
5 18 (2.77%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.31%) Games
6 15 (2.31%) Law
7 14 (2.15%) Local Government
8 11 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.08%) Electronics
10 5 (0.77%) Back Office
10 5 (0.77%) Military
11 4 (0.62%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.62%) Brand Awareness
12 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 135 (20.77%) Analyst
2 120 (18.46%) Security Analyst
3 109 (16.77%) Tester
4 103 (15.85%) Penetration Tester
4 103 (15.85%) Security Manager
5 70 (10.77%) Security Engineer
6 69 (10.62%) Consultant
7 60 (9.23%) Security Specialist
8 50 (7.69%) Information Manager
8 50 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
9 46 (7.08%) Security Consultant
10 37 (5.69%) Architect
11 34 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
12 33 (5.08%) Senior Security Analyst
13 32 (4.92%) Network Engineer
13 32 (4.92%) Network Security Engineer
13 32 (4.92%) Security Architect
13 32 (4.92%) Security Tester
14 29 (4.46%) IT Analyst
14 29 (4.46%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.77%) .NET
2 26 (4.00%) Web Services
3 11 (1.69%) HTML
3 11 (1.69%) HTML5
4 9 (1.38%) JSON
4 9 (1.38%) XML
5 6 (0.92%) Ajax
6 5 (0.77%) 802.1X
6 5 (0.77%) SOAP
7 4 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.62%) RESTful
8 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.31%) ELK Stack
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.15%) J2EE
10 1 (0.15%) JSP
10 1 (0.15%) OAuth
10 1 (0.15%) OpenID
10 1 (0.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 143 (22.00%) Management Information System
2 51 (7.85%) Security Operations Centre
3 47 (7.23%) Mobile App
4 46 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 41 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (5.38%) Blog
7 33 (5.08%) Data Centre
8 31 (4.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 27 (4.15%) Embedded Systems
10 25 (3.85%) Cryptography
11 19 (2.92%) PKI
12 17 (2.62%) Internet of Things
13 13 (2.00%) Client/Server
13 13 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
15 8 (1.23%) RSA SecurID
16 7 (1.08%) Fintech
16 7 (1.08%) Mathematics
17 6 (0.92%) Cybercrime
17 6 (0.92%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 189 (29.08%) Windows
2 163 (25.08%) Linux
3 55 (8.46%) Unix
4 34 (5.23%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.69%) Kali Linux
6 10 (1.54%) Solaris
7 7 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.92%) Android
8 6 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.77%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.62%) AIX
11 2 (0.31%) CentOS
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (59.08%) Information Security
2 329 (50.62%) Penetration Testing
3 186 (28.62%) SIEM
4 142 (21.85%) Cybersecurity
5 131 (20.15%) Risk Management
6 110 (16.92%) ITIL
7 103 (15.85%) Security Operations
8 89 (13.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 88 (13.54%) Ethical Hacking
10 86 (13.23%) Security Architecture
11 77 (11.85%) Project Management
12 74 (11.38%) Security Management
13 72 (11.08%) OWASP
14 67 (10.31%) Security Testing
15 58 (8.92%) Risk Assessment
16 55 (8.46%) Data Protection
17 49 (7.54%) Vulnerability Management
18 47 (7.23%) Information Security Management
19 42 (6.46%) Threat Modelling
20 41 (6.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 114 (17.54%) Python
2 96 (14.77%) C++
3 95 (14.62%) Java
4 68 (10.46%) Perl
5 61 (9.38%) C
6 56 (8.62%) C#
7 54 (8.31%) PHP
8 50 (7.69%) VB.NET
9 48 (7.38%) Ruby
10 44 (6.77%) Objective-C
11 30 (4.62%) Bash Shell
12 25 (3.85%) SQL
13 18 (2.77%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.69%) VB
15 10 (1.54%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.46%) Bourne shell
17 2 (0.31%) JavaScript
18 1 (0.15%) Apple Swift
18 1 (0.15%) R
Qualifications
1 250 (38.46%) CISSP
2 139 (21.38%) Degree
3 125 (19.23%) CEH
4 121 (18.62%) Security Cleared
5 113 (17.38%) CISM
6 107 (16.46%) CREST Certified
7 79 (12.15%) OSCP
8 76 (11.69%) GIAC
9 73 (11.23%) Cisco Certification
10 64 (9.85%) CCNA
11 55 (8.46%) CHECK Team Leader
12 49 (7.54%) CCNP
13 45 (6.92%) CISA
14 44 (6.77%) SANS
15 42 (6.46%) GPEN
16 34 (5.23%) SC Cleared
17 32 (4.92%) SSCP
18 27 (4.15%) DV Cleared
19 24 (3.69%) CCIP
20 21 (3.23%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (29.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 119 (18.31%) PCI DSS
3 48 (7.38%) QA
4 44 (6.77%) COBIT
5 9 (1.38%) ISO27002
6 8 (1.23%) COSO
6 8 (1.23%) ISO27005
6 8 (1.23%) SLA
7 7 (1.08%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.31%) GPG13
9 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.31%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.15%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 29 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.23%) vSphere
4 5 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.46%) iptables
5 3 (0.46%) NFS
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.46%) Snort
5 3 (0.46%) UAG
5 3 (0.46%) vCloud
5 3 (0.46%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.46%) Xen
6 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) Squid
Systems Management
1 109 (16.77%) Nessus
2 41 (6.31%) Nmap
3 30 (4.62%) OpenVAS
4 28 (4.31%) SCCM
5 22 (3.38%) QRadar
6 18 (2.77%) HP Fortify
7 16 (2.46%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 14 (2.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 14 (2.15%) Puppet
9 12 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (1.54%) Nexpose
11 9 (1.38%) Ansible
11 9 (1.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 8 (1.23%) Nagios
12 8 (1.23%) SCOM
13 7 (1.08%) Rsyslog
14 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.77%) RSA Archer
14 5 (0.77%) WebInspect
15 3 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 64 (9.85%) Splunk
2 60 (9.23%) Cisco
3 54 (8.31%) Qualys
4 52 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 51 (7.85%) CheckPoint
6 32 (4.92%) Intel Security
6 32 (4.92%) Juniper
6 32 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 30 (4.62%) ArcSight
8 28 (4.31%) Palo Alto
9 25 (3.85%) Coverity
10 24 (3.69%) HP
11 20 (3.08%) VMware
12 19 (2.92%) Oracle
13 16 (2.46%) SolarWinds
14 15 (2.31%) Symantec
15 13 (2.00%) IBM
16 12 (1.85%) LogRhythm
16 12 (1.85%) Sophos
17 11 (1.69%) AlienVault
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28850 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £75,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Arrow Global
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £65K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £27000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 27 days ago