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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 664 636 759
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +123
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 202 206 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 177 145 93
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £73,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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
86714 80581 86876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 81.49% 80.42% 78.85%
Number of salaries quoted 69763 66665 74185
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -17 65 £55,500 +5.71% 8
South East -44 65 £47,500 +13.09% 1
East of England -3 23 £45,000 -16.66%
East Midlands +3 11 £62,500 +92.30%
Yorkshire -49 11 £36,500 +23.72% 3
West Midlands -2 9 £38,000 +4.82%
South West -29 6 £46,250 -15.90%
North West -20 4 £47,500 +58.33% 1
North East -5 1 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 203 (53.00%) Information Security
2 195 (50.91%) Penetration Testing
3 191 (49.87%) CISSP
4 140 (36.55%) Firewall
5 122 (31.85%) Finance
6 115 (30.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 103 (26.89%) PCI DSS
8 99 (25.85%) Management Information System
9 91 (23.76%) Windows
10 89 (23.24%) Linux
11 85 (22.19%) CEH
12 83 (21.67%) SIEM
13 78 (20.37%) Security Testing
14 66 (17.23%) Degree
15 64 (16.71%) Microsoft
16 61 (15.93%) Ethical Hacking
17 58 (15.14%) CISA
18 56 (14.62%) CISM
19 50 (13.05%) Risk Management
20 46 (12.01%) VPN
20 46 (12.01%) ITIL
20 46 (12.01%) UNIX
21 45 (11.75%) Network Security
21 45 (11.75%) Cyber Security
22 43 (11.23%) Wireless
23 41 (10.70%) Security Management
23 41 (10.70%) Risk Assessment
23 41 (10.70%) Project Management
24 40 (10.44%) C
24 40 (10.44%) .NET

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (1.57%) Apache
2 5 (1.31%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.78%) IIS
4 2 (0.52%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.26%) nginx
5 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.39%) MS Office
3 8 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.83%) MS Project
5 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
4 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (36.55%) Firewall
2 46 (12.01%) VPN
3 45 (11.75%) Network Security
4 43 (11.23%) Wireless
5 35 (9.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 23 (6.01%) VoIP
6 23 (6.01%) WAN
7 21 (5.48%) LAN
8 20 (5.22%) TCP/IP
9 12 (3.13%) HTTP
9 12 (3.13%) tcpdump
10 10 (2.61%) DNS
10 10 (2.61%) SSL
11 8 (2.09%) SSH
11 8 (2.09%) Internet
12 5 (1.31%) DHCP
12 5 (1.31%) DMZ
13 4 (1.04%) WLAN
13 4 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.78%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.04%) MySQL
3 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (8.09%) Metasploit
2 6 (1.57%) WinDbg
2 6 (1.57%) GDB
3 3 (0.78%) AppScan
4 2 (0.52%) Subversion
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 122 (31.85%) Finance
2 18 (4.70%) Retail
3 11 (2.87%) Banking
4 6 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.31%) Law
5 5 (1.31%) Legal
6 4 (1.04%) Military
7 3 (0.78%) Marketing
7 3 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 191 (49.87%) Analyst
2 166 (43.34%) Security Analyst
3 71 (18.54%) Tester
4 65 (16.97%) Information Analyst
4 65 (16.97%) Penetration Tester
4 65 (16.97%) Information Security Analyst
5 39 (10.18%) Senior Analyst
6 34 (8.88%) IT Security Analyst
7 33 (8.62%) Senior Security Analyst
8 30 (7.83%) Security Manager
9 29 (7.57%) Security Engineer
10 22 (5.74%) Consultant
11 20 (5.22%) Security Consultant
11 20 (5.22%) Security Tester
12 18 (4.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 18 (4.70%) Information Manager
12 18 (4.70%) Security Specialist
12 18 (4.70%) Information Security Manager
13 10 (2.61%) Senior Tester
13 10 (2.61%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.44%) .NET
2 7 (1.83%) Web Services
3 5 (1.31%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.31%) Middleware
4 3 (0.78%) WinForms
4 3 (0.78%) WPF
4 3 (0.78%) HTML
5 1 (0.26%) XHTML
5 1 (0.26%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.26%) CSS
5 1 (0.26%) JSP
5 1 (0.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 99 (25.85%) Management Information System
2 25 (6.53%) Open Source
3 24 (6.27%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.13%) PKI
5 6 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (0.78%) CESG
6 3 (0.78%) NHS
6 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.52%) Statistics
7 2 (0.52%) Firmware
7 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.26%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.26%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.26%) Online Games
8 1 (0.26%) DTV
8 1 (0.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 91 (23.76%) Windows
2 89 (23.24%) Linux
3 46 (12.01%) UNIX
4 13 (3.39%) Solaris
5 10 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.83%) CentOS
6 7 (1.83%) AIX
7 6 (1.57%) Windows NT
7 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.31%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.78%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.52%) HPUX
12 1 (0.26%) Debian
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (53.00%) Information Security
2 195 (50.91%) Penetration Testing
3 83 (21.67%) SIEM
4 78 (20.37%) Security Testing
5 61 (15.93%) Ethical Hacking
6 50 (13.05%) Risk Management
7 46 (12.01%) ITIL
8 45 (11.75%) Cyber Security
9 41 (10.70%) Project Management
9 41 (10.70%) Security Management
9 41 (10.70%) Risk Assessment
10 36 (9.40%) Incident Management
11 28 (7.31%) Change Management
12 27 (7.05%) E-Commerce
13 25 (6.53%) Vulnerability Management
14 23 (6.01%) Network Architecture
15 22 (5.74%) Information Management
16 18 (4.70%) Data Protection
16 18 (4.70%) Risk Analysis
17 16 (4.18%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.44%) C
2 35 (9.14%) Python
3 34 (8.88%) PHP
4 33 (8.62%) Java
5 32 (8.36%) Ruby
6 26 (6.79%) C++
7 19 (4.96%) Objective-C
7 19 (4.96%) SQL
8 17 (4.44%) Perl
9 10 (2.61%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.31%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.31%) VB
11 3 (0.78%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.52%) C#
12 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 191 (49.87%) CISSP
2 85 (22.19%) CEH
3 66 (17.23%) Degree
4 58 (15.14%) CISA
5 56 (14.62%) CISM
6 39 (10.18%) GIAC
7 36 (9.40%) OSCP
8 26 (6.79%) Security Cleared
9 24 (6.27%) CISMP
10 23 (6.01%) GPEN
11 22 (5.74%) CCNA
11 22 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (4.44%) GCIH
13 15 (3.92%) CGEIT
13 15 (3.92%) CRISC
14 12 (3.13%) OSCE
15 11 (2.87%) SC Cleared
16 8 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
17 7 (1.83%) GCIA
18 6 (1.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (30.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 103 (26.89%) PCI DSS
3 36 (9.40%) COBIT
4 23 (6.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 8 (2.09%) HIPAA
6 6 (1.57%) QA
7 5 (1.31%) COSO
8 4 (1.04%) BS7799
9 2 (0.52%) SLA
10 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (4.44%) Nmap
2 13 (3.39%) Snort
3 11 (2.87%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.52%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) XenServer
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.26%) Varnish
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (8.88%) Nessus
2 5 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.04%) CORE IMPACT
3 4 (1.04%) WSUS
4 3 (0.78%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.52%) Nagios
5 2 (0.52%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.26%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.53%) Qualys
3 20 (5.22%) Cisco
4 17 (4.44%) CheckPoint
5 13 (3.39%) Sophos
6 12 (3.13%) Imperva
6 12 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.35%) Juniper
7 9 (2.35%) McAfee
8 8 (2.09%) HP
8 8 (2.09%) VMware
9 7 (1.83%) ArcSight
10 6 (1.57%) Splunk
11 5 (1.31%) Tripwire
11 5 (1.31%) Symantec
11 5 (1.31%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.04%) Brocade
12 4 (1.04%) Websense
13 3 (0.78%) Blue Coat
13 3 (0.78%) F5
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + Bens OTE 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 + Bens OTE 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 55k to 65k + car allowance + min 18%
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 26 days ago