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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 659 669 672
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 179 186 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 152 149 149
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,450 £65,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,375 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +19.04%
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
80359 80047 83600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.35% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 64585 71490
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +27 100 £65,000 +30.00% 11
Yorkshire +6 26 £39,000 -13.33% 2
South East -67 19 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Midlands -1 11 £57,500 -
East Midlands +6 9 £42,500 -29.16%
North West - 5 £47,500 - 2
Midlands -12 3 £60,000 -
South West -22 2 £38,500 -3.75% 5
East of England -9 1 £43,900 -5.59% 3
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 208 (61.72%) Information Security
2 138 (40.95%) CISSP
3 119 (35.31%) Firewall
4 105 (31.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 103 (30.56%) Management Information System
6 101 (29.97%) Penetration Testing
7 83 (24.63%) Linux
8 78 (23.15%) Windows
9 71 (21.07%) PCI DSS
10 69 (20.47%) Finance
11 68 (20.18%) SIEM
12 65 (19.29%) Security Architecture
12 65 (19.29%) Risk Management
13 61 (18.10%) Security Management
14 59 (17.51%) CISM
14 59 (17.51%) UNIX
15 58 (17.21%) Wireless
16 52 (15.43%) Network Security
17 51 (15.13%) Degree
18 47 (13.95%) Cisco
19 46 (13.65%) Solaris
20 44 (13.06%) Security Testing
21 43 (12.76%) ITIL
22 41 (12.17%) LAN
22 41 (12.17%) Security Cleared
23 38 (11.28%) Vulnerability Management
23 38 (11.28%) WAN
24 37 (10.98%) Perl
24 37 (10.98%) CEH
25 35 (10.39%) Microsoft

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 7 (2.08%) IIS
2 6 (1.78%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.89%) Apache
6 2 (0.59%) nginx
6 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.30%) CMS
7 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.30%) Lync
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.30%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.08%) SaaS
1 7 (2.08%) PaaS
1 7 (2.08%) IaaS
2 5 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 119 (35.31%) Firewall
2 58 (17.21%) Wireless
3 52 (15.43%) Network Security
4 41 (12.17%) LAN
5 38 (11.28%) WAN
6 33 (9.79%) TCP/IP
7 32 (9.50%) VPN
7 32 (9.50%) SAN
8 29 (8.61%) DNS
8 29 (8.61%) SSL
9 25 (7.42%) Intrusion Detection
10 24 (7.12%) LDAP
11 23 (6.82%) DHCP
12 13 (3.86%) DMZ
13 12 (3.56%) VoIP
13 12 (3.56%) WLAN
14 11 (3.26%) Internet
14 11 (3.26%) IPsec
15 10 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (2.37%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.19%) Couchbase
3 3 (0.89%) MySQL
4 2 (0.59%) Big Data
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Metasploit
2 5 (1.48%) WinDbg
2 5 (1.48%) GDB
3 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.59%) Subversion
4 1 (0.30%) AppScan
General
1 69 (20.47%) Finance
2 17 (5.04%) Retail
3 11 (3.26%) Banking
4 9 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.67%) Legal
5 6 (1.78%) iGaming
5 6 (1.78%) Games
5 6 (1.78%) Electronics
6 5 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.48%) Military
7 4 (1.19%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.89%) Advertising
9 2 (0.59%) Publishing
9 2 (0.59%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (26.41%) Analyst
2 77 (22.85%) Security Analyst
3 38 (11.28%) Consultant
3 38 (11.28%) Architect
4 33 (9.79%) Security Engineer
5 32 (9.50%) Security Consultant
6 31 (9.20%) Information Analyst
6 31 (9.20%) Security Architect
6 31 (9.20%) Security Manager
7 30 (8.90%) Penetration Tester
7 30 (8.90%) Tester
8 29 (8.61%) Information Security Analyst
9 18 (5.34%) UNIX Engineer
10 17 (5.04%) Administrator
11 16 (4.75%) IT Security Analyst
11 16 (4.75%) Security Specialist
12 15 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (4.45%) Information Security Engineer
13 14 (4.15%) IT Security Manager
13 14 (4.15%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.56%) .NET
1 12 (3.56%) JSP
2 8 (2.37%) Web Services
3 5 (1.48%) SOAP
4 4 (1.19%) REST
4 4 (1.19%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.19%) WCF
4 4 (1.19%) CSS
4 4 (1.19%) HTML
5 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.59%) WPF
6 2 (0.59%) WinForms
7 1 (0.30%) JMX
7 1 (0.30%) SAML
7 1 (0.30%) JMS
7 1 (0.30%) Java RMI
7 1 (0.30%) J2EE
7 1 (0.30%) EJB
7 1 (0.30%) Servlets
7 1 (0.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 103 (30.56%) Management Information System
2 24 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.04%) CESG
4 17 (5.04%) Cryptography
5 15 (4.45%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (2.97%) CESG CLAS
7 9 (2.67%) NHS
7 9 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.37%) PKI
8 8 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (2.37%) Open Source
8 8 (2.37%) Clustering
9 6 (1.78%) Statistics
10 5 (1.48%) GIS
11 4 (1.19%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.19%) SCADA
11 4 (1.19%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 83 (24.63%) Linux
2 78 (23.15%) Windows
3 59 (17.51%) UNIX
4 46 (13.65%) Solaris
5 25 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.97%) AIX
8 9 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.48%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.59%) Android
11 2 (0.59%) CentOS
11 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.59%) Debian
12 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (61.72%) Information Security
2 101 (29.97%) Penetration Testing
3 68 (20.18%) SIEM
4 65 (19.29%) Security Architecture
4 65 (19.29%) Risk Management
5 61 (18.10%) Security Management
6 44 (13.06%) Security Testing
7 43 (12.76%) ITIL
8 38 (11.28%) Vulnerability Management
9 30 (8.90%) Cyber Security
10 27 (8.01%) TOGAF
10 27 (8.01%) Kalman Filter
11 25 (7.42%) Risk Assessment
11 25 (7.42%) Service Management
11 25 (7.42%) OWASP
11 25 (7.42%) SABSA
12 23 (6.82%) Data Protection
13 22 (6.53%) Information Security Management
14 21 (6.23%) Incident Management
14 21 (6.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (10.98%) Perl
2 31 (9.20%) Bash Shell
3 21 (6.23%) Python
4 17 (5.04%) Bourne shell
5 13 (3.86%) C
6 12 (3.56%) C++
7 11 (3.26%) SQL
8 7 (2.08%) Java
9 6 (1.78%) Ruby
10 5 (1.48%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.48%) C#
11 4 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.59%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 138 (40.95%) CISSP
2 59 (17.51%) CISM
3 51 (15.13%) Degree
4 41 (12.17%) Security Cleared
5 37 (10.98%) CEH
6 34 (10.09%) CISA
7 30 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (6.23%) CCNA
9 15 (4.45%) CRISC
10 14 (4.15%) DV Cleared
11 13 (3.86%) RHCE
11 13 (3.86%) GIAC
12 12 (3.56%) CCNP
13 10 (2.97%) SC Cleared
13 10 (2.97%) SSCP
14 9 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (2.67%) NCDA
15 8 (2.37%) PCI QSA
16 6 (1.78%) GPEN
16 6 (1.78%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (31.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (21.07%) PCI DSS
3 26 (7.72%) COBIT
4 15 (4.45%) SLA
5 11 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (3.26%) JSP 440
6 7 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (1.48%) BS7799
8 3 (0.89%) QA
9 2 (0.59%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (7.42%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.75%) NFS
3 15 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (4.15%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (2.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (1.48%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.89%) Nmap
8 2 (0.59%) Varnish
8 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.59%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 21 (6.23%) Nagios
2 18 (5.34%) NetBackup
2 18 (5.34%) Nessus
3 16 (4.75%) Puppet
4 14 (4.15%) yum
5 7 (2.08%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.89%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.59%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.30%) CA SiteMinder
10 1 (0.30%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.30%) SCCM
10 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (13.95%) Cisco
2 35 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.01%) Red Hat
4 26 (7.72%) CheckPoint
4 26 (7.72%) HP
5 23 (6.82%) CA
5 23 (6.82%) VMware
6 21 (6.23%) NetApp
7 20 (5.93%) Brocade
8 19 (5.64%) Qualys
8 19 (5.64%) McAfee
9 18 (5.34%) Symantec
9 18 (5.34%) Oracle
10 13 (3.86%) Websense
10 13 (3.86%) Veritas
11 12 (3.56%) Tripwire
12 10 (2.97%) F5
12 10 (2.97%) SAP
13 8 (2.37%) Polycom
13 8 (2.37%) Sun
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum (Neg.) + package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Circa £100K total package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + Circa £150K total package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aimia
Salary: competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Science Park, Cambridge, East Anglia
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £41,300 - £46,500 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £42,319 per annum and up to £50,248 for exceptional candidates + benefits + Market Forces payment of £5,000 (applicable after probationary period)
Posted: 3 days ago