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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 593 701 795
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +94
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 309 237 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 222 173 144
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
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
80786 88184 95552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.92% 86.24% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68134 72520 78317
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +88 159 £65,000 +8.33% 14
South East +56 56 £60,000 +11.62% 3
North West +38 35 £46,000 -20.00% 4
East of England +44 20 £52,500 +5.00% 2
West Midlands -2 18 £52,750 +102.88% 1
South West -7 15 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire +22 9 £41,250 +16.19% 1
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 330 (57.59%) Information Security
2 290 (50.61%) Penetration Testing
3 200 (34.90%) CISSP
4 189 (32.98%) Firewall
5 183 (31.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 169 (29.49%) Network Security
7 163 (28.45%) Finance
8 154 (26.88%) SIEM
9 142 (24.78%) Windows
10 136 (23.73%) Cybersecurity
11 124 (21.64%) Degree
12 117 (20.42%) Security Cleared
12 117 (20.42%) Linux
12 117 (20.42%) Risk Management
13 101 (17.63%) Management Information System
14 99 (17.28%) PCI DSS
15 93 (16.23%) ITIL
16 91 (15.88%) CISM
17 89 (15.53%) Security Operations
18 88 (15.36%) CREST Certified
19 86 (15.01%) Security Architecture
20 81 (14.14%) Python
21 78 (13.61%) Intrusion Detection
22 77 (13.44%) CEH
22 77 (13.44%) Security Testing
23 75 (13.09%) Telecoms
24 74 (12.91%) Data Protection
25 72 (12.57%) Nessus
26 70 (12.22%) Java
26 70 (12.22%) Cisco Certification

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 9 (1.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.22%) IIS
3 5 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.35%) Apache
5 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.17%) MS Project
2 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) AWD
2 2 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (4.54%) SaaS
3 3 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (0.52%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (0.52%) CloudFront
3 3 (0.52%) Route 53
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (32.98%) Firewall
2 169 (29.49%) Network Security
3 78 (13.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 59 (10.30%) VPN
5 56 (9.77%) Internet
6 49 (8.55%) TCP/IP
7 32 (5.58%) DNS
8 31 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (4.71%) Wireless
10 25 (4.36%) DHCP
11 20 (3.49%) FWSM
12 18 (3.14%) MPLS
13 16 (2.79%) WAN
14 15 (2.62%) VoIP
15 14 (2.44%) VLAN
16 13 (2.27%) Wireshark
17 11 (1.92%) Junos
18 10 (1.75%) LAN
18 10 (1.75%) SSL
19 8 (1.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.57%) Big Data
2 7 (1.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.87%) MySQL
4 3 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.62%) Metasploit
2 10 (1.75%) Burp Suite
3 5 (0.87%) AppScan
4 3 (0.52%) Paros
5 1 (0.17%) GDB
5 1 (0.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.17%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 163 (28.45%) Finance
2 75 (13.09%) Telecoms
3 38 (6.63%) Legal
4 29 (5.06%) Banking
5 17 (2.97%) Marketing
6 16 (2.79%) Law
7 13 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.57%) Electronics
9 7 (1.22%) Local Government
9 7 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.87%) Military
10 5 (0.87%) Publishing
11 4 (0.70%) Brand Awareness
12 3 (0.52%) Games
13 2 (0.35%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (16.93%) Tester
2 95 (16.58%) Analyst
3 92 (16.06%) Security Analyst
4 85 (14.83%) Security Manager
5 84 (14.66%) Penetration Tester
6 71 (12.39%) Security Engineer
7 58 (10.12%) Security Specialist
8 56 (9.77%) Consultant
9 44 (7.68%) Architect
10 42 (7.33%) Information Manager
10 42 (7.33%) Information Security Manager
11 38 (6.63%) Security Architect
12 33 (5.76%) Network Engineer
13 31 (5.41%) Network Security Engineer
14 30 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
15 29 (5.06%) Security Tester
15 29 (5.06%) Senior Security Analyst
16 27 (4.71%) Information Security Specialist
16 27 (4.71%) Information Specialist
16 27 (4.71%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.98%) .NET
2 13 (2.27%) Web Services
3 7 (1.22%) HTML
3 7 (1.22%) HTML5
3 7 (1.22%) JSON
3 7 (1.22%) XML
4 5 (0.87%) Ajax
4 5 (0.87%) SOAP
5 4 (0.70%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.35%) RESTful
7 1 (0.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.17%) J2EE
7 1 (0.17%) JSP
7 1 (0.17%) OAuth
7 1 (0.17%) OpenID
7 1 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 101 (17.63%) Management Information System
2 39 (6.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 38 (6.63%) Mobile App
4 36 (6.28%) Cryptography
5 34 (5.93%) Security Operations Centre
6 31 (5.41%) Computer Science
7 29 (5.06%) Data Centre
8 28 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (4.71%) Blog
10 20 (3.49%) Embedded Systems
11 18 (3.14%) Internet of Things
12 15 (2.62%) Client/Server
12 15 (2.62%) PKI
13 10 (1.75%) CESG
14 8 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
14 8 (1.40%) RSA SecurID
15 7 (1.22%) Fintech
15 7 (1.22%) Mathematics
15 7 (1.22%) SCADA
16 6 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 142 (24.78%) Windows
2 117 (20.42%) Linux
3 50 (8.73%) Unix
4 23 (4.01%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.75%) Windows 2000
6 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (1.22%) Solaris
8 6 (1.05%) CentOS
8 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.87%) Android
9 5 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.52%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (57.59%) Information Security
2 290 (50.61%) Penetration Testing
3 154 (26.88%) SIEM
4 136 (23.73%) Cybersecurity
5 117 (20.42%) Risk Management
6 93 (16.23%) ITIL
7 89 (15.53%) Security Operations
8 86 (15.01%) Security Architecture
9 77 (13.44%) Security Testing
10 74 (12.91%) Data Protection
11 63 (10.99%) Ethical Hacking
12 62 (10.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 61 (10.65%) OWASP
14 59 (10.30%) Security Management
15 56 (9.77%) Project Management
15 56 (9.77%) Risk Assessment
16 47 (8.20%) TOGAF
17 45 (7.85%) Mentoring
18 41 (7.16%) E-Commerce
18 41 (7.16%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (14.14%) Python
2 70 (12.22%) Java
3 66 (11.52%) C++
4 58 (10.12%) C
5 47 (8.20%) Perl
6 40 (6.98%) C#
7 39 (6.81%) PHP
8 37 (6.46%) VB.NET
9 33 (5.76%) Ruby
10 29 (5.06%) Objective-C
11 20 (3.49%) Bash Shell
12 18 (3.14%) PowerShell
13 17 (2.97%) SQL
14 12 (2.09%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.05%) VB
16 3 (0.52%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.17%) Apple Swift
17 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 200 (34.90%) CISSP
2 124 (21.64%) Degree
3 117 (20.42%) Security Cleared
4 91 (15.88%) CISM
5 88 (15.36%) CREST Certified
6 77 (13.44%) CEH
7 70 (12.22%) Cisco Certification
8 66 (11.52%) CCNA
9 56 (9.77%) GIAC
10 51 (8.90%) OSCP
11 50 (8.73%) CHECK Team Leader
12 46 (8.03%) CCNP
13 42 (7.33%) SANS
14 38 (6.63%) SC Cleared
15 31 (5.41%) SSCP
16 26 (4.54%) DV Cleared
17 21 (3.66%) CCIP
18 20 (3.49%) CISA
18 20 (3.49%) MCSE
18 20 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (31.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 99 (17.28%) PCI DSS
3 46 (8.03%) COBIT
4 38 (6.63%) QA
5 15 (2.62%) HIPAA
6 13 (2.27%) SLA
7 11 (1.92%) ISO27002
8 8 (1.40%) COSO
8 8 (1.40%) ISO27005
9 6 (1.05%) GPG13
10 5 (0.87%) RMADS
10 5 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.35%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.17%) FIPS 140-2
13 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 24 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.14%) Xen
4 9 (1.57%) vSphere
5 5 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.70%) UAG
6 4 (0.70%) vCloud
6 4 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.52%) iptables
7 3 (0.52%) NFS
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.35%) Firmware
9 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.17%) LXC
9 1 (0.17%) Snort
9 1 (0.17%) Squid
9 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 72 (12.57%) Nessus
2 32 (5.58%) QRadar
3 27 (4.71%) Nmap
4 22 (3.84%) OpenVAS
5 16 (2.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 14 (2.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 13 (2.27%) HP Fortify
8 12 (2.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 11 (1.92%) Nagios
10 9 (1.57%) SCOM
11 8 (1.40%) RSA Archer
12 7 (1.22%) NetBackup
12 7 (1.22%) Puppet
12 7 (1.22%) SCCM
12 7 (1.22%) SnapMirror
12 7 (1.22%) Tivoli
12 7 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (1.05%) Nexpose
14 5 (0.87%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.87%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 56 (9.77%) Cisco
2 54 (9.42%) CheckPoint
3 46 (8.03%) Splunk
4 44 (7.68%) Microsoft
5 35 (6.11%) Intel Security
6 33 (5.76%) ArcSight
7 32 (5.58%) Juniper
7 32 (5.58%) Palo Alto
8 28 (4.89%) Red Hat
9 26 (4.54%) VMware
10 24 (4.19%) HP
10 24 (4.19%) Qualys
11 22 (3.84%) Coverity
11 22 (3.84%) SolarWinds
12 17 (2.97%) Symantec
13 16 (2.79%) IBM
14 13 (2.27%) AlienVault
14 13 (2.27%) Forcepoint
14 13 (2.27%) LogRhythm
15 11 (1.92%) NetApp
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