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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 686 672 683
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 185 208 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.25% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 151 165 139
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £51,177 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.74% +20.41%
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
86698 83726 86947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.30% 81.77% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71999 67940 74673
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +30 89 £62,500 +25.00%
Yorkshire -13 28 £45,000 - 2
South East -41 23 £57,500 +12.35% 4
East Midlands +11 9 £45,000 -17.43%
West Midlands +1 9 £57,500 -
East of England -15 9 £36,000 -
South West -9 7 £25,000 -37.50%
North West -14 5 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Midlands -7 1 £60,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 244 (65.42%) Information Security
2 172 (46.11%) CISSP
3 135 (36.19%) Penetration Testing
4 127 (34.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 125 (33.51%) Management Information System
6 116 (31.10%) Firewall
7 102 (27.35%) PCI DSS
8 95 (25.47%) Linux
9 93 (24.93%) Windows
10 87 (23.32%) Finance
11 73 (19.57%) CISM
11 73 (19.57%) Degree
12 71 (19.03%) SIEM
13 62 (16.62%) UNIX
14 60 (16.09%) Risk Management
14 60 (16.09%) Security Management
15 59 (15.82%) CISA
16 58 (15.55%) ITIL
16 58 (15.55%) Security Testing
17 55 (14.75%) Network Security
18 52 (13.94%) Microsoft
19 51 (13.67%) Security Architecture
20 49 (13.14%) CEH
21 48 (12.87%) Wireless
22 43 (11.53%) Solaris
23 42 (11.26%) Cisco
24 41 (10.99%) COBIT
25 39 (10.46%) Incident Management
25 39 (10.46%) VPN
26 37 (9.92%) Analytical Skills

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.34%) Apache
2 5 (1.34%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.07%) IIS
3 4 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.54%) nginx
5 1 (0.27%) Lync
5 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.27%) JBoss
5 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 26 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.41%) MS Office
3 6 (1.61%) MS Project
4 5 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.27%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.80%) SaaS
3 3 (0.80%) PaaS
3 3 (0.80%) IaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 116 (31.10%) Firewall
2 55 (14.75%) Network Security
3 48 (12.87%) Wireless
4 39 (10.46%) VPN
5 32 (8.58%) LAN
5 32 (8.58%) TCP/IP
6 30 (8.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 29 (7.77%) WAN
8 27 (7.24%) SSL
9 25 (6.70%) SAN
9 25 (6.70%) DNS
10 19 (5.09%) LDAP
11 18 (4.83%) DHCP
12 16 (4.29%) DMZ
13 12 (3.22%) VoIP
14 11 (2.95%) WLAN
15 8 (2.14%) IPsec
16 7 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (1.88%) HTTP
16 7 (1.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.07%) MySQL
3 2 (0.54%) Big Data
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.27%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (4.02%) Metasploit
2 5 (1.34%) WinDbg
2 5 (1.34%) GDB
3 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.54%) Subversion
4 1 (0.27%) AppScan
4 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 87 (23.32%) Finance
2 16 (4.29%) Retail
3 8 (2.14%) Banking
4 7 (1.88%) Legal
5 6 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.61%) Games
5 6 (1.61%) iGaming
6 5 (1.34%) Military
6 5 (1.34%) Electronics
6 5 (1.34%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.80%) Law
8 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Publishing
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 140 (37.53%) Analyst
2 121 (32.44%) Security Analyst
3 47 (12.60%) Information Analyst
4 46 (12.33%) Tester
5 45 (12.06%) Penetration Tester
5 45 (12.06%) Information Security Analyst
6 36 (9.65%) Senior Analyst
7 34 (9.12%) Security Manager
8 33 (8.85%) Consultant
9 30 (8.04%) Senior Security Analyst
9 30 (8.04%) Security Engineer
10 28 (7.51%) Security Consultant
11 26 (6.97%) Architect
12 23 (6.17%) Security Architect
13 17 (4.56%) IT Security Analyst
14 15 (4.02%) Information Manager
14 15 (4.02%) Information Security Manager
15 14 (3.75%) Account Manager
15 14 (3.75%) Information Security Engineer
15 14 (3.75%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.29%) .NET
2 13 (3.49%) JSP
3 8 (2.14%) Web Services
4 5 (1.34%) Middleware
5 4 (1.07%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.80%) WinForms
6 3 (0.80%) WPF
7 2 (0.54%) J2EE
7 2 (0.54%) SOAP
8 1 (0.27%) HTML
8 1 (0.27%) Servlets
8 1 (0.27%) EJB
8 1 (0.27%) CSS
8 1 (0.27%) Spring
8 1 (0.27%) Ajax
8 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.27%) WCF
8 1 (0.27%) JMS
8 1 (0.27%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 125 (33.51%) Management Information System
2 37 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.56%) CESG
5 15 (4.02%) PKI
6 13 (3.49%) Open Source
7 11 (2.95%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (2.68%) CESG CLAS
9 7 (1.88%) Cryptography
9 7 (1.88%) NHS
10 6 (1.61%) Clustering
11 5 (1.34%) GIS
11 5 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.07%) SCADA
12 4 (1.07%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.07%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.80%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 95 (25.47%) Linux
2 93 (24.93%) Windows
3 62 (16.62%) UNIX
4 43 (11.53%) Solaris
5 19 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (4.02%) AIX
7 11 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.07%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.80%) Android
12 2 (0.54%) Debian
12 2 (0.54%) CentOS
12 2 (0.54%) HPUX
12 2 (0.54%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.54%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (65.42%) Information Security
2 135 (36.19%) Penetration Testing
3 71 (19.03%) SIEM
4 60 (16.09%) Risk Management
4 60 (16.09%) Security Management
5 58 (15.55%) ITIL
5 58 (15.55%) Security Testing
6 51 (13.67%) Security Architecture
7 39 (10.46%) Incident Management
8 32 (8.58%) Cyber Security
9 31 (8.31%) Vulnerability Management
10 29 (7.77%) Kalman Filter
11 28 (7.51%) Risk Assessment
12 27 (7.24%) Project Management
13 25 (6.70%) Ethical Hacking
14 23 (6.17%) TOGAF
14 23 (6.17%) Service Management
15 22 (5.90%) E-Commerce
16 21 (5.63%) Change Management
16 21 (5.63%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.04%) Perl
1 30 (8.04%) Python
2 22 (5.90%) Bash Shell
3 20 (5.36%) C
4 18 (4.83%) C++
4 18 (4.83%) Ruby
5 11 (2.95%) Bourne shell
6 10 (2.68%) Java
7 8 (2.14%) SQL
8 7 (1.88%) PHP
9 5 (1.34%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.07%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.80%) C#
11 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 172 (46.11%) CISSP
2 73 (19.57%) CISM
2 73 (19.57%) Degree
3 59 (15.82%) CISA
4 49 (13.14%) CEH
5 33 (8.85%) Security Cleared
6 32 (8.58%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (6.97%) CCNA
8 20 (5.36%) CRISC
9 19 (5.09%) GIAC
10 13 (3.49%) DV Cleared
11 12 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (2.95%) CGEIT
13 9 (2.41%) SC Cleared
13 9 (2.41%) OSCP
13 9 (2.41%) RHCE
13 9 (2.41%) CCNP
14 8 (2.14%) GCIH
14 8 (2.14%) PCI QSA
14 8 (2.14%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (34.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 102 (27.35%) PCI DSS
3 41 (10.99%) COBIT
4 19 (5.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 12 (3.22%) SLA
5 12 (3.22%) JSP 440
6 6 (1.61%) BS7799
7 5 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (1.34%) COSO
8 3 (0.80%) QA
9 2 (0.54%) HIPAA
System Software
1 28 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.95%) NFS
4 10 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.34%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.80%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.80%) Nmap
7 2 (0.54%) Firmware
7 2 (0.54%) Varnish
8 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 20 (5.36%) Nessus
2 16 (4.29%) Nagios
3 12 (3.22%) NetBackup
3 12 (3.22%) Puppet
4 10 (2.68%) yum
5 8 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.07%) WSUS
6 4 (1.07%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.54%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.27%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (0.27%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.27%) SCCM
9 1 (0.27%) SCOM
9 1 (0.27%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 52 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.26%) Cisco
3 27 (7.24%) Qualys
4 26 (6.97%) CheckPoint
5 21 (5.63%) HP
5 21 (5.63%) Red Hat
5 21 (5.63%) VMware
6 19 (5.09%) CA
7 18 (4.83%) Symantec
7 18 (4.83%) McAfee
8 16 (4.29%) Brocade
9 15 (4.02%) NetApp
10 14 (3.75%) Tripwire
11 12 (3.22%) Oracle
12 10 (2.68%) Websense
13 9 (2.41%) Veritas
14 7 (1.88%) F5
15 6 (1.61%) LogRhythm
15 6 (1.61%) Juniper
15 6 (1.61%) SAP
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