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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 644 727 709
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -18
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 272 192 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 197 163 149
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £36,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -2.50%
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
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +16 123 £62,500 - 22
East of England +45 46 £43,000 -2.05% 2
South East +11 39 £55,000 - 5
South West +17 31 £57,500 +49.35% 3
North West +25 22 £90,000 +89.47% 2
Yorkshire 0 12 £55,000 +44.73%
West Midlands -20 6 £58,500 +1.73% 2
Midlands +12 1 - -
North East - 1 £55,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 355 (64.31%) Information Security
2 222 (40.22%) Penetration Testing
3 175 (31.70%) Firewall
4 174 (31.52%) Windows
5 168 (30.43%) CISSP
6 150 (27.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 133 (24.09%) Network Security
8 130 (23.55%) Finance
9 128 (23.19%) Linux
10 124 (22.46%) Management Information System
10 124 (22.46%) Risk Management
10 124 (22.46%) SIEM
11 117 (21.20%) Security Cleared
12 114 (20.65%) PCI DSS
13 110 (19.93%) Degree
14 109 (19.75%) Cybersecurity
15 108 (19.57%) CISM
16 88 (15.94%) Security Testing
17 84 (15.22%) Security Management
18 79 (14.31%) Security Operations
19 78 (14.13%) Intrusion Detection
20 77 (13.95%) C
21 67 (12.14%) ITIL
21 67 (12.14%) Security Architecture
22 65 (11.78%) Java
23 63 (11.41%) Nessus
23 63 (11.41%) Legal
23 63 (11.41%) Data Protection
24 62 (11.23%) E-Commerce
25 61 (11.05%) VPN

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (5.07%) Apache
2 27 (4.89%) Tomcat
3 21 (3.80%) IIS
4 8 (1.45%) Confluence
5 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) MS Office
2 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) AWD
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 175 (31.70%) Firewall
2 133 (24.09%) Network Security
3 78 (14.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 61 (11.05%) VPN
5 44 (7.97%) Wireless
6 24 (4.35%) Internet
6 24 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 12 (2.17%) VLAN
7 12 (2.17%) VoIP
7 12 (2.17%) WAN
8 11 (1.99%) DNS
9 10 (1.81%) Broadband
10 9 (1.63%) LAN
11 8 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.45%) SNMP
12 6 (1.09%) FTP
12 6 (1.09%) FWSM
12 6 (1.09%) HTTP
13 5 (0.91%) Intranet
13 5 (0.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.62%) MySQL
2 11 (1.99%) Big Data
2 11 (1.99%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.81%) GIS
4 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (3.62%) Metasploit
2 8 (1.45%) Cucumber
2 8 (1.45%) HP UFT
2 8 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.45%) JIRA
2 8 (1.45%) JMeter
2 8 (1.45%) LoadRunner
2 8 (1.45%) Selenium
3 3 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.36%) AppScan
4 2 (0.36%) Paros
5 1 (0.18%) GDB
General
1 130 (23.55%) Finance
2 63 (11.41%) Legal
3 51 (9.24%) Telecoms
4 35 (6.34%) Banking
5 15 (2.72%) Retail
6 11 (1.99%) Electronics
7 10 (1.81%) Marketing
8 9 (1.63%) Law
9 7 (1.27%) Publishing
10 6 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.91%) Local Government
12 4 (0.72%) Military
13 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.36%) French Language
14 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Advertising
15 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (19.93%) Analyst
2 98 (17.75%) Security Analyst
3 83 (15.04%) Security Engineer
4 66 (11.96%) Tester
5 63 (11.41%) Security Manager
6 60 (10.87%) Consultant
7 58 (10.51%) Architect
8 57 (10.33%) Security Architect
9 52 (9.42%) Penetration Tester
10 45 (8.15%) Information Manager
10 45 (8.15%) Information Security Manager
11 44 (7.97%) Security Consultant
11 44 (7.97%) Security Specialist
12 28 (5.07%) Operations Analyst
12 28 (5.07%) Security Operations Analyst
13 26 (4.71%) Information Analyst
13 26 (4.71%) Information Security Analyst
13 26 (4.71%) Information Security Engineer
13 26 (4.71%) Information Security Specialist
13 26 (4.71%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.17%) .NET
2 12 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (0.18%) CSS
3 1 (0.18%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.18%) HTML
3 1 (0.18%) jQuery
3 1 (0.18%) OAuth
3 1 (0.18%) OpenID
3 1 (0.18%) SAML
3 1 (0.18%) SOAP
3 1 (0.18%) WSDL
3 1 (0.18%) XHTML
3 1 (0.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 124 (22.46%) Management Information System
2 38 (6.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 36 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (6.34%) Computer Science
5 33 (5.98%) CESG
5 33 (5.98%) PKI
6 25 (4.53%) Data Centre
6 25 (4.53%) Security Operations Centre
7 23 (4.17%) Cryptography
8 17 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (2.54%) CESG CLAS
10 11 (1.99%) Blog
11 10 (1.81%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
13 8 (1.45%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.45%) Replication
13 8 (1.45%) Robotics
14 6 (1.09%) Internet of Things
15 5 (0.91%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.91%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 174 (31.52%) Windows
2 128 (23.19%) Linux
3 41 (7.43%) Unix
4 10 (1.81%) Data ONTAP
5 9 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.45%) Mac OS X
6 8 (1.45%) VxWorks
6 8 (1.45%) Windows 2000
7 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.91%) CentOS
8 5 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.91%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.72%) Solaris
10 2 (0.36%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.18%) Android
11 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (64.31%) Information Security
2 222 (40.22%) Penetration Testing
3 124 (22.46%) Risk Management
3 124 (22.46%) SIEM
4 109 (19.75%) Cybersecurity
5 88 (15.94%) Security Testing
6 84 (15.22%) Security Management
7 79 (14.31%) Security Operations
8 67 (12.14%) ITIL
8 67 (12.14%) Security Architecture
9 63 (11.41%) Data Protection
10 62 (11.23%) E-Commerce
11 58 (10.51%) Project Management
12 55 (9.96%) TOGAF
13 53 (9.60%) Incident Management
13 53 (9.60%) Vulnerability Management
14 52 (9.42%) Risk Assessment
15 45 (8.15%) Information Assurance
16 44 (7.97%) SABSA
17 40 (7.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (13.95%) C
2 65 (11.78%) Java
3 57 (10.33%) Python
4 51 (9.24%) C++
5 34 (6.16%) Perl
6 26 (4.71%) C#
7 19 (3.44%) SQL
8 18 (3.26%) PHP
9 16 (2.90%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.36%) Bash Shell
10 13 (2.36%) Ruby
11 12 (2.17%) JavaScript
12 10 (1.81%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.63%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.09%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.72%) VB
16 1 (0.18%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 168 (30.43%) CISSP
2 117 (21.20%) Security Cleared
3 110 (19.93%) Degree
4 108 (19.57%) CISM
5 57 (10.33%) CREST Certified
6 49 (8.88%) DV Cleared
7 48 (8.70%) SC Cleared
8 47 (8.51%) CEH
9 44 (7.97%) GIAC
10 43 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
11 42 (7.61%) CISA
12 35 (6.34%) SANS
13 34 (6.16%) CESG Certified Professional
14 32 (5.80%) OSCP
15 28 (5.07%) CCNA
16 25 (4.53%) CCNP
17 24 (4.35%) CLAS
18 21 (3.80%) CHECK Team Leader
19 20 (3.62%) IISP
19 20 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (27.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 114 (20.65%) PCI DSS
3 35 (6.34%) COBIT
4 18 (3.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 16 (2.90%) ISO27002
6 14 (2.54%) HIPAA
6 14 (2.54%) QA
6 14 (2.54%) SLA
7 12 (2.17%) JSP 440
8 11 (1.99%) RMADS
9 4 (0.72%) FIPS 140-2
9 4 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.54%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.36%) GPG13
12 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 30 (5.43%) Xen
2 15 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.91%) Firmware
5 4 (0.72%) LXC
5 4 (0.72%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.54%) vSphere
7 2 (0.36%) Snort
7 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.18%) NFS
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.18%) UAG
8 1 (0.18%) vCloud
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (11.41%) Nessus
2 31 (5.62%) Nmap
3 20 (3.62%) OpenVAS
4 15 (2.72%) QRadar
5 11 (1.99%) Puppet
6 10 (1.81%) NetBackup
6 10 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.63%) Ansible
7 9 (1.63%) SnapMirror
7 9 (1.63%) Tivoli
7 9 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.09%) Nagios
9 4 (0.72%) Nexpose
9 4 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.36%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.36%) RSA enVision
10 2 (0.36%) RSA Security Analytics
10 2 (0.36%) SCOM
10 2 (0.36%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (5.07%) Qualys
2 24 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.35%) Palo Alto
3 21 (3.80%) CheckPoint
4 19 (3.44%) ArcSight
4 19 (3.44%) Cisco
4 19 (3.44%) Coverity
5 15 (2.72%) VMware
6 14 (2.54%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.36%) IBM
7 13 (2.36%) McAfee
7 13 (2.36%) Splunk
8 12 (2.17%) HP
8 12 (2.17%) Sophos
9 11 (1.99%) NetApp
9 11 (1.99%) Oracle
10 10 (1.81%) Brocade
10 10 (1.81%) SolarWinds
11 7 (1.27%) Juniper
11 7 (1.27%) LogRhythm
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum plus v strong benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
G2 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension, childcare vouchers, 26 days
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Hounslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Twickenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Wembley
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago