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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 601 702 773
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +71
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 316 233 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 235 166 153
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,800 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
84211 88506 95091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.73% 85.91% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70862 72288 77374
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 £31,000
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 5 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 5 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 +64 164 £65,000 +8.33% 23
South East +39 46 £60,000 +4.34% 2
North West +35 38 £50,500 -12.17% 1
South West -6 24 £55,000 +10.00% 2
West Midlands -1 20 £52,500 -10.63% 1
East of England +16 19 £52,500 +19.58% 1
Yorkshire +15 12 £42,500 +19.71%
East Midlands -2 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 356 (60.24%) Information Security
2 284 (48.05%) Penetration Testing
3 199 (33.67%) Firewall
4 195 (32.99%) CISSP
4 195 (32.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 166 (28.09%) Finance
6 165 (27.92%) Windows
7 161 (27.24%) Network Security
8 153 (25.89%) SIEM
9 136 (23.01%) Linux
10 133 (22.50%) Cybersecurity
11 132 (22.34%) Degree
12 128 (21.66%) Risk Management
13 118 (19.97%) Security Cleared
14 106 (17.94%) Management Information System
15 105 (17.77%) PCI DSS
16 93 (15.74%) CISM
17 92 (15.57%) ITIL
18 91 (15.40%) Security Operations
19 90 (15.23%) Security Architecture
20 85 (14.38%) CREST Certified
21 78 (13.20%) Data Protection
22 77 (13.03%) Intrusion Detection
23 75 (12.69%) Security Testing
24 73 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
25 71 (12.01%) Python
26 70 (11.84%) Telecoms
27 68 (11.51%) Security Management
27 68 (11.51%) CEH
27 68 (11.51%) Nessus

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 12 (2.03%) IIS
2 9 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.85%) Apache
3 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.17%) Confluence
5 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.17%) MS Project
2 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.34%) AWD
2 2 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.12%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (5.75%) SaaS
3 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (0.51%) CloudFront
4 3 (0.51%) Route 53
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 199 (33.67%) Firewall
2 161 (27.24%) Network Security
3 77 (13.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 67 (11.34%) VPN
5 53 (8.97%) Internet
6 40 (6.77%) TCP/IP
7 31 (5.25%) Wireless
8 30 (5.08%) DNS
9 26 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (3.89%) DHCP
11 19 (3.21%) VLAN
12 17 (2.88%) MPLS
13 16 (2.71%) FWSM
14 15 (2.54%) VoIP
15 14 (2.37%) WAN
16 12 (2.03%) Wireshark
17 10 (1.69%) Junos
17 10 (1.69%) SSL
18 8 (1.35%) HTTP
18 8 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.20%) MySQL
2 12 (2.03%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.18%) Big Data
4 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.51%) GIS
5 3 (0.51%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.51%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (2.88%) Metasploit
2 9 (1.52%) Burp Suite
3 5 (0.85%) AppScan
4 3 (0.51%) Paros
5 2 (0.34%) JIRA
6 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.17%) GDB
6 1 (0.17%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.17%) JMeter
6 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.17%) Selenium
6 1 (0.17%) SonarQube
General
1 166 (28.09%) Finance
2 70 (11.84%) Telecoms
3 50 (8.46%) Legal
4 34 (5.75%) Banking
5 18 (3.05%) Marketing
6 15 (2.54%) Law
7 10 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.52%) Electronics
9 7 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.18%) Publishing
10 6 (1.02%) Military
11 4 (0.68%) Local Government
12 3 (0.51%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.34%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (16.07%) Analyst
2 92 (15.57%) Security Analyst
2 92 (15.57%) Tester
3 80 (13.54%) Security Engineer
4 78 (13.20%) Penetration Tester
4 78 (13.20%) Security Manager
5 62 (10.49%) Security Specialist
6 59 (9.98%) Consultant
7 47 (7.95%) Architect
8 44 (7.45%) Information Manager
8 44 (7.45%) Information Security Manager
9 41 (6.94%) Security Architect
10 33 (5.58%) Information Security Specialist
10 33 (5.58%) Information Specialist
11 31 (5.25%) Security Consultant
12 29 (4.91%) Network Engineer
12 29 (4.91%) Security Tester
12 29 (4.91%) Senior Analyst
13 28 (4.74%) Senior Security Analyst
14 27 (4.57%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.09%) .NET
2 14 (2.37%) Web Services
3 6 (1.02%) JSON
3 6 (1.02%) XML
4 4 (0.68%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.68%) Ajax
4 4 (0.68%) HTML
4 4 (0.68%) HTML5
4 4 (0.68%) SOAP
5 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.34%) RESTful
6 1 (0.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.17%) J2EE
6 1 (0.17%) JSP
6 1 (0.17%) OAuth
6 1 (0.17%) OpenID
6 1 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 106 (17.94%) Management Information System
2 41 (6.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 38 (6.43%) Computer Science
4 35 (5.92%) Cryptography
5 33 (5.58%) Security Operations Centre
6 31 (5.25%) Mobile App
7 28 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (4.74%) Data Centre
8 24 (4.06%) Blog
9 20 (3.38%) PKI
10 17 (2.88%) CESG
10 17 (2.88%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (2.54%) Client/Server
12 14 (2.37%) Internet of Things
13 11 (1.86%) Cyberthreat
14 8 (1.35%) Fintech
14 8 (1.35%) Replication
14 8 (1.35%) RSA SecurID
15 7 (1.18%) Mathematics
16 6 (1.02%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 165 (27.92%) Windows
2 136 (23.01%) Linux
3 51 (8.63%) Unix
4 23 (3.89%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.69%) Windows 2000
6 10 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
8 8 (1.35%) Solaris
9 6 (1.02%) CentOS
9 6 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.85%) Android
10 5 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.51%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.34%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (60.24%) Information Security
2 284 (48.05%) Penetration Testing
3 153 (25.89%) SIEM
4 133 (22.50%) Cybersecurity
5 128 (21.66%) Risk Management
6 92 (15.57%) ITIL
7 91 (15.40%) Security Operations
8 90 (15.23%) Security Architecture
9 78 (13.20%) Data Protection
10 75 (12.69%) Security Testing
11 68 (11.51%) Security Management
12 61 (10.32%) Risk Assessment
13 59 (9.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 56 (9.48%) Project Management
14 56 (9.48%) TOGAF
15 54 (9.14%) Ethical Hacking
16 51 (8.63%) OWASP
17 47 (7.95%) Vulnerability Management
18 46 (7.78%) Information Security Management
19 45 (7.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (12.01%) Python
2 67 (11.34%) C
3 66 (11.17%) Java
4 60 (10.15%) C++
5 38 (6.43%) Perl
6 35 (5.92%) C#
7 34 (5.75%) PHP
8 32 (5.41%) VB.NET
9 27 (4.57%) Ruby
10 24 (4.06%) Objective-C
11 20 (3.38%) SQL
12 17 (2.88%) PowerShell
13 16 (2.71%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.86%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.02%) VB
16 3 (0.51%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.17%) Apple Swift
17 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
17 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 195 (32.99%) CISSP
2 132 (22.34%) Degree
3 118 (19.97%) Security Cleared
4 93 (15.74%) CISM
5 85 (14.38%) CREST Certified
6 73 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
7 68 (11.51%) CEH
8 63 (10.66%) CCNA
9 55 (9.31%) GIAC
10 48 (8.12%) OSCP
11 47 (7.95%) CCNP
12 46 (7.78%) CHECK Team Leader
13 44 (7.45%) SANS
14 40 (6.77%) SC Cleared
15 29 (4.91%) DV Cleared
16 27 (4.57%) SSCP
17 25 (4.23%) MCSE
17 25 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (3.89%) CESG Certified Professional
19 21 (3.55%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (32.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 105 (17.77%) PCI DSS
3 52 (8.80%) COBIT
4 32 (5.41%) QA
5 16 (2.71%) HIPAA
6 15 (2.54%) SLA
7 13 (2.20%) ISO27002
8 7 (1.18%) COSO
8 7 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 7 (1.18%) ISO27005
9 6 (1.02%) GPG13
9 6 (1.02%) RMADS
10 5 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.68%) FIPS 140-2
12 3 (0.51%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.34%) ISO22301
14 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
14 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 28 (4.74%) Xen
2 23 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.69%) vSphere
4 6 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.85%) Firmware
6 4 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.68%) LXC
6 4 (0.68%) UAG
6 4 (0.68%) vCloud
6 4 (0.68%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.68%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.51%) iptables
7 3 (0.51%) NFS
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) Snort
8 1 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 68 (11.51%) Nessus
2 31 (5.25%) QRadar
3 24 (4.06%) Nmap
4 19 (3.21%) OpenVAS
5 12 (2.03%) Nagios
6 11 (1.86%) HP Fortify
6 11 (1.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 9 (1.52%) NetBackup
7 9 (1.52%) SCOM
7 9 (1.52%) SnapMirror
7 9 (1.52%) Tivoli
7 9 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (1.18%) Puppet
8 7 (1.18%) RSA Archer
9 5 (0.85%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.85%) Nexpose
9 5 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.85%) SCCM
9 5 (0.85%) WebInspect
10 4 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (8.63%) Cisco
2 46 (7.78%) CheckPoint
3 43 (7.28%) Microsoft
4 40 (6.77%) Splunk
5 34 (5.75%) Intel Security
6 33 (5.58%) ArcSight
7 32 (5.41%) Palo Alto
8 29 (4.91%) VMware
9 27 (4.57%) Juniper
9 27 (4.57%) Red Hat
10 23 (3.89%) HP
11 22 (3.72%) Qualys
12 21 (3.55%) SolarWinds
13 19 (3.21%) Coverity
14 17 (2.88%) IBM
15 16 (2.71%) Symantec
16 14 (2.37%) Forcepoint
17 13 (2.20%) AlienVault
17 13 (2.20%) NetApp
17 13 (2.20%) Sophos
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Salary: £55,000 to £75,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Iress
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
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Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum + benefits & bonus
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London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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London
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