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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
UK / England
Rank 589 669 730
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +61
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 234 258 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 177 194 164
Median salary £60,000 £59,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,850 £75,350
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £54,000 £49,375
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.36%

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
69779 83122 84860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.68% 88.22% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 57754 69797 70213
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +60 116 £65,000 - 5
South East +74 45 £52,500 -4.54% 8
North West -18 26 £41,250 -34.00% 3
Yorkshire +26 17 £40,000 -27.27% 1
South West +1 10 £62,500 +13.63% 3
West Midlands +28 9 £49,759 -14.94% 6
East of England -9 3 £18,000 -58.13% 4
East Midlands - 2 £43,250 -
North East - 1 £29,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 294 (54.55%) Information Security
2 213 (39.52%) Cybersecurity
3 200 (37.11%) Windows
4 183 (33.95%) CISSP
5 181 (33.58%) Firewall
6 170 (31.54%) Penetration Testing
7 149 (27.64%) Network Security
8 146 (27.09%) Linux
9 138 (25.60%) Management Information System
10 135 (25.05%) Finance
11 132 (24.49%) SIEM
12 128 (23.75%) CISM
13 118 (21.89%) Security Operations
14 113 (20.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 106 (19.67%) Nessus
16 95 (17.63%) CISA
17 92 (17.07%) CEH
17 92 (17.07%) Security Monitoring
18 90 (16.70%) Security Cleared
19 89 (16.51%) Degree
19 89 (16.51%) Risk Management
20 84 (15.58%) Security Architecture
21 81 (15.03%) Security Testing
22 80 (14.84%) Java
23 75 (13.91%) Cisco
24 74 (13.73%) PCI DSS
25 73 (13.54%) OWASP
26 68 (12.62%) Intrusion Detection
27 66 (12.24%) Python
28 65 (12.06%) Telecoms

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 18 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.23%) JBoss
2 12 (2.23%) WebLogic
2 12 (2.23%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.04%) IIS
4 7 (1.30%) Apache
4 7 (1.30%) Confluence
4 7 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.56%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.93%) MS Office
3 4 (0.74%) MS Project
3 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.67%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.56%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.08%) Office 365
4 8 (1.48%) Sumo Logic
5 6 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.11%) SaaS
6 5 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.74%) AWS CloudTrail
7 4 (0.74%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.56%) G Suite
8 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.37%) IaaS
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 181 (33.58%) Firewall
2 149 (27.64%) Network Security
3 68 (12.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 63 (11.69%) TCP/IP
5 38 (7.05%) VPN
5 38 (7.05%) Wireless
6 33 (6.12%) Internet
7 32 (5.94%) HTTP
8 26 (4.82%) DNS
9 25 (4.64%) LAN
10 24 (4.45%) SSL
10 24 (4.45%) WAN
11 14 (2.60%) Wireshark
12 12 (2.23%) DHCP
13 11 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (1.86%) IPsec
15 8 (1.48%) Wireless Security
16 7 (1.30%) VoIP
17 6 (1.11%) DMZ
17 6 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.15%) Relational Database
2 12 (2.23%) MongoDB
3 6 (1.11%) GIS
4 4 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (0.74%) Big Data
4 4 (0.74%) MySQL
5 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.56%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.37%) Redis
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (4.82%) Metasploit
2 24 (4.45%) Burp Suite
3 16 (2.97%) AppScan
4 12 (2.23%) Paros
5 7 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (1.30%) JIRA
6 2 (0.37%) CircleCI
6 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.37%) Subversion
7 1 (0.19%) WinDbg
General
1 135 (25.05%) Finance
2 65 (12.06%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.82%) Games
4 19 (3.53%) Banking
5 17 (3.15%) Retail
6 13 (2.41%) Legal
7 9 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.93%) Marketing
9 4 (0.74%) Law
9 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.56%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.19%) Military
11 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 148 (27.46%) Analyst
2 119 (22.08%) Security Analyst
3 66 (12.24%) Tester
4 63 (11.69%) Architect
5 61 (11.32%) Penetration Tester
6 55 (10.20%) Security Specialist
7 52 (9.65%) Security Engineer
8 49 (9.09%) Security Architect
9 45 (8.35%) Security Manager
10 41 (7.61%) Consultant
11 30 (5.57%) Information Analyst
11 30 (5.57%) Information Security Analyst
11 30 (5.57%) Security Consultant
12 28 (5.19%) Security Tester
13 26 (4.82%) IT Analyst
13 26 (4.82%) IT Security Analyst
14 25 (4.64%) Information Security Specialist
14 25 (4.64%) Information Specialist
15 23 (4.27%) Network Engineer
15 23 (4.27%) Security Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.82%) .NET
2 18 (3.34%) Web Services
3 17 (3.15%) Node.js
4 11 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 9 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 9 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (1.48%) Middleware
7 5 (0.93%) SOAP
8 4 (0.74%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (0.74%) XML
9 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.56%) Java EE
9 3 (0.56%) JCE
9 3 (0.56%) SAML
10 2 (0.37%) Ajax
10 2 (0.37%) Express
10 2 (0.37%) HTML
10 2 (0.37%) JSON
10 2 (0.37%) REST
11 1 (0.19%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 138 (25.60%) Management Information System
2 55 (10.20%) Security Operations Centre
3 47 (8.72%) Computer Science
4 34 (6.31%) PKI
5 23 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 21 (3.90%) Cyber Attack
8 19 (3.53%) CESG
9 17 (3.15%) Cyberthreat
10 16 (2.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 13 (2.41%) Mainframe
12 12 (2.23%) Mobile App
13 11 (2.04%) Cybercrime
13 11 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (1.86%) Cyber Defence
15 9 (1.67%) Blog
15 9 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 9 (1.67%) Virtual Team
16 6 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
17 5 (0.93%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 200 (37.11%) Windows
2 146 (27.09%) Linux
3 64 (11.87%) Unix
4 16 (2.97%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.86%) AIX
5 10 (1.86%) Kali Linux
6 9 (1.67%) VxWorks
7 5 (0.93%) Solaris
8 4 (0.74%) CentOS
9 2 (0.37%) Android
9 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (54.55%) Information Security
2 213 (39.52%) Cybersecurity
3 170 (31.54%) Penetration Testing
4 132 (24.49%) SIEM
5 118 (21.89%) Security Operations
6 92 (17.07%) Security Monitoring
7 89 (16.51%) Risk Management
8 84 (15.58%) Security Architecture
9 81 (15.03%) Security Testing
10 73 (13.54%) OWASP
11 64 (11.87%) Vulnerability Management
12 59 (10.95%) Ethical Hacking
13 58 (10.76%) Incident Management
14 52 (9.65%) Threat Analysis
15 50 (9.28%) Risk Assessment
16 49 (9.09%) ITIL
16 49 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
16 49 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 48 (8.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 48 (8.91%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (14.84%) Java
2 66 (12.24%) Python
3 63 (11.69%) C++
4 54 (10.02%) C
5 32 (5.94%) Bash Shell
6 28 (5.19%) Perl
6 28 (5.19%) PowerShell
7 22 (4.08%) SQL
8 21 (3.90%) VB
9 19 (3.53%) C#
10 18 (3.34%) JavaScript
10 18 (3.34%) PHP
11 14 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.04%) Ruby
13 9 (1.67%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.11%) Go
15 1 (0.19%) AWK
Qualifications
1 183 (33.95%) CISSP
2 128 (23.75%) CISM
3 95 (17.63%) CISA
4 92 (17.07%) CEH
5 90 (16.70%) Security Cleared
6 89 (16.51%) Degree
7 61 (11.32%) CREST Certified
8 58 (10.76%) GIAC
9 51 (9.46%) SANS
10 45 (8.35%) OSCP
11 37 (6.86%) GPEN
12 36 (6.68%) CHECK Team Leader
13 33 (6.12%) DV Cleared
14 30 (5.57%) SC Cleared
15 24 (4.45%) GCIA
15 24 (4.45%) GCIH
15 24 (4.45%) GSEC
16 22 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (2.23%) CSSLP
17 12 (2.23%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (20.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (13.73%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.04%) QA
4 8 (1.48%) SSAE 16
5 5 (0.93%) COBIT
6 4 (0.74%) FISMA
6 4 (0.74%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.74%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 3 (0.56%) GPG13
7 3 (0.56%) SLA
8 2 (0.37%) BS7799
8 2 (0.37%) GDPR
8 2 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.37%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 25 (4.64%) Active Directory
1 25 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.97%) vSphere
3 6 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.74%) Docker
4 4 (0.74%) Xen
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 106 (19.67%) Nessus
2 38 (7.05%) Nmap
3 23 (4.27%) OpenVAS
4 22 (4.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 17 (3.15%) HP Fortify
5 17 (3.15%) SCCM
6 16 (2.97%) vMotion
7 13 (2.41%) QRadar
7 13 (2.41%) WebInspect
8 10 (1.86%) logstash
9 8 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.48%) Puppet
9 8 (1.48%) WMI
10 7 (1.30%) CSIRT
11 6 (1.11%) Ansible
12 4 (0.74%) Nagios
12 4 (0.74%) RSA enVision
12 4 (0.74%) WSUS
13 3 (0.56%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 3 (0.56%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 75 (13.91%) Cisco
2 53 (9.83%) Qualys
3 49 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 47 (8.72%) Splunk
5 42 (7.79%) VMware
6 32 (5.94%) ArcSight
7 24 (4.45%) CheckPoint
8 23 (4.27%) Intel Security
9 22 (4.08%) HP
10 18 (3.34%) Citrix
11 17 (3.15%) Oracle
12 15 (2.78%) ServiceNow
13 14 (2.60%) Red Hat
14 13 (2.41%) Juniper
14 13 (2.41%) Sophos
15 11 (2.04%) Coverity
15 11 (2.04%) Palo Alto
16 10 (1.86%) BeyondTrust
17 7 (1.30%) Blue Coat
17 7 (1.30%) Symantec
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Harris Global
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + beefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive + flexiable working
Posted: 15 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago