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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 565 663 756
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +93
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 335 269 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 267 218 168
Median salary £55,000 £59,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.17% +18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
79462 88351 91210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.40% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66744 73779 73679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +55 142 £65,000 - 10
South East +111 122 £55,000 -8.33% 14
Yorkshire +29 20 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West -12 13 £50,000 -13.04% 2
North West +6 11 £41,000 -15.02% 1
West Midlands -12 10 £51,250 +2.50% 3
East of England +23 9 £63,750 +9.44% 3
East Midlands +5 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 370 (55.22%) Information Security
2 334 (49.85%) Penetration Testing
3 246 (36.72%) CISSP
4 238 (35.52%) Windows
5 207 (30.90%) Network Security
6 201 (30.00%) Linux
7 187 (27.91%) Firewall
8 169 (25.22%) SIEM
9 168 (25.07%) CEH
10 162 (24.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 159 (23.73%) Finance
12 157 (23.43%) Cybersecurity
13 153 (22.84%) Nessus
14 146 (21.79%) Degree
15 143 (21.34%) Management Information System
16 136 (20.30%) Python
17 135 (20.15%) PCI DSS
18 134 (20.00%) Security Cleared
19 128 (19.10%) Java
20 127 (18.96%) C++
21 121 (18.06%) CISM
21 121 (18.06%) CREST Certified
22 109 (16.27%) Risk Management
22 109 (16.27%) Ethical Hacking
23 100 (14.93%) OWASP
24 96 (14.33%) Telecoms
25 95 (14.18%) OSCP
25 95 (14.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
26 92 (13.73%) Security Operations
26 92 (13.73%) Security Testing

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 20 (2.99%) Apache
1 20 (2.99%) Confluence
1 20 (2.99%) Tomcat
2 10 (1.49%) IIS
3 4 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.30%) Drupal
5 2 (0.30%) JBoss
5 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.15%) MS Project
2 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.39%) SaaS
3 13 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.19%) Office 365
5 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.45%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 207 (30.90%) Network Security
2 187 (27.91%) Firewall
3 88 (13.13%) TCP/IP
4 80 (11.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 66 (9.85%) Internet
6 65 (9.70%) VPN
7 50 (7.46%) Wireless
8 27 (4.03%) LAN
8 27 (4.03%) WAN
9 25 (3.73%) DNS
10 23 (3.43%) SSL
11 20 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (2.39%) DHCP
12 16 (2.39%) IPsec
13 14 (2.09%) FWSM
13 14 (2.09%) MPLS
14 13 (1.94%) HTTP
15 10 (1.49%) Wireshark
16 9 (1.34%) VLAN
16 9 (1.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.28%) Relational Database
2 6 (0.90%) Big Data
3 5 (0.75%) SQLPlus
4 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.15%) MySQL
5 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.15%) Redis
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (6.72%) Burp Suite
2 32 (4.78%) Metasploit
3 21 (3.13%) JIRA
4 20 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (2.39%) AppScan
6 3 (0.45%) Paros
7 2 (0.30%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.15%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.15%) Subversion
8 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.15%) WinDbg
General
1 159 (23.73%) Finance
2 96 (14.33%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.43%) Games
3 23 (3.43%) Legal
4 15 (2.24%) Financial Institution
5 14 (2.09%) Law
6 13 (1.94%) Banking
7 12 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.49%) Local Government
8 10 (1.49%) Marketing
9 9 (1.34%) Retail
10 6 (0.90%) Back Office
11 5 (0.75%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.75%) Military
12 4 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
13 3 (0.45%) Electronics
13 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 151 (22.54%) Analyst
2 131 (19.55%) Security Analyst
2 131 (19.55%) Tester
3 127 (18.96%) Penetration Tester
4 90 (13.43%) Security Manager
5 75 (11.19%) Security Specialist
6 67 (10.00%) Security Engineer
7 66 (9.85%) Consultant
8 57 (8.51%) Security Consultant
9 44 (6.57%) Security Tester
10 40 (5.97%) Security Penetration Tester
11 39 (5.82%) Architect
12 38 (5.67%) Information Manager
12 38 (5.67%) Information Security Manager
13 36 (5.37%) Senior Analyst
14 35 (5.22%) Senior Manager
14 35 (5.22%) Senior Security Analyst
15 34 (5.07%) Information Analyst
15 34 (5.07%) Information Security Analyst
16 33 (4.93%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (10.45%) .NET
2 34 (5.07%) Web Services
3 16 (2.39%) .NET Framework
4 12 (1.79%) XML
5 11 (1.64%) HTML
5 11 (1.64%) HTML5
5 11 (1.64%) JSON
6 8 (1.19%) Ajax
6 8 (1.19%) SOAP
7 5 (0.75%) Middleware
8 4 (0.60%) 802.1X
8 4 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (0.60%) ELK Stack
8 4 (0.60%) RESTful
9 3 (0.45%) Node.js
10 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.30%) Express
11 1 (0.15%) J2EE
11 1 (0.15%) JSP
11 1 (0.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 143 (21.34%) Management Information System
2 64 (9.55%) Computer Science
3 61 (9.10%) Mobile App
4 54 (8.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 36 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (5.37%) Embedded Systems
6 35 (5.22%) Blog
7 30 (4.48%) Data Centre
8 26 (3.88%) PKI
9 23 (3.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 20 (2.99%) Cryptography
10 20 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
11 16 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (2.09%) Internet of Things
13 9 (1.34%) CESG
14 8 (1.19%) Cyber Attack
14 8 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (1.04%) Cybercrime
16 6 (0.90%) PMI
16 6 (0.90%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 238 (35.52%) Windows
2 201 (30.00%) Linux
3 53 (7.91%) Unix
4 31 (4.63%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.39%) Solaris
6 15 (2.24%) AIX
6 15 (2.24%) Kali Linux
7 5 (0.75%) Android
7 5 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.15%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (55.22%) Information Security
2 334 (49.85%) Penetration Testing
3 169 (25.22%) SIEM
4 157 (23.43%) Cybersecurity
5 109 (16.27%) Ethical Hacking
5 109 (16.27%) Risk Management
6 100 (14.93%) OWASP
7 95 (14.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 92 (13.73%) Security Operations
8 92 (13.73%) Security Testing
9 78 (11.64%) Project Management
10 77 (11.49%) ITIL
11 75 (11.19%) Security Architecture
12 59 (8.81%) Threat Modelling
13 54 (8.06%) Vulnerability Management
14 49 (7.31%) Security Management
15 48 (7.16%) Risk Assessment
16 44 (6.57%) Data Protection
16 44 (6.57%) E-Commerce
16 44 (6.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 136 (20.30%) Python
2 128 (19.10%) Java
3 127 (18.96%) C++
4 79 (11.79%) Perl
5 78 (11.64%) C
6 65 (9.70%) PHP
7 61 (9.10%) C#
8 54 (8.06%) Ruby
9 53 (7.91%) VB.NET
10 49 (7.31%) Objective-C
11 44 (6.57%) Bash Shell
12 22 (3.28%) SQL
13 19 (2.84%) VB
14 15 (2.24%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.60%) JavaScript
17 1 (0.15%) Apple Swift
17 1 (0.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 246 (36.72%) CISSP
2 168 (25.07%) CEH
3 146 (21.79%) Degree
4 134 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 121 (18.06%) CISM
5 121 (18.06%) CREST Certified
6 95 (14.18%) OSCP
7 79 (11.79%) GIAC
8 78 (11.64%) CISA
9 65 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
10 61 (9.10%) GPEN
11 54 (8.06%) CCNA
12 48 (7.16%) CHECK Team Leader
13 37 (5.52%) CCNP
13 37 (5.52%) SANS
14 35 (5.22%) DV Cleared
14 35 (5.22%) SC Cleared
15 28 (4.18%) SSCP
16 21 (3.13%) GSEC
17 19 (2.84%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (24.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 135 (20.15%) PCI DSS
3 47 (7.01%) QA
4 24 (3.58%) COBIT
5 6 (0.90%) COSO
5 6 (0.90%) HIPAA
5 6 (0.90%) ISO27005
5 6 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.75%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.45%) SLA
8 1 (0.15%) GPG13
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 33 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.45%) Docker
3 3 (0.45%) Snort
4 2 (0.30%) vSphere
4 2 (0.30%) Xen
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 153 (22.84%) Nessus
2 63 (9.40%) Nmap
3 48 (7.16%) OpenVAS
4 34 (5.07%) SCCM
5 28 (4.18%) HP Fortify
6 15 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.24%) Puppet
7 14 (2.09%) Ansible
8 13 (1.94%) QRadar
9 12 (1.79%) Rsyslog
10 8 (1.19%) Nexpose
11 7 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 7 (1.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 7 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (0.90%) Nagios
13 5 (0.75%) logstash
13 5 (0.75%) WebInspect
14 4 (0.60%) Kibana
14 4 (0.60%) RSA Archer
15 3 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (13.28%) Qualys
2 63 (9.40%) Splunk
3 62 (9.25%) Cisco
4 50 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 44 (6.57%) CheckPoint
6 34 (5.07%) Coverity
7 31 (4.63%) Red Hat
8 30 (4.48%) Intel Security
9 29 (4.33%) ArcSight
10 27 (4.03%) HP
10 27 (4.03%) Juniper
11 21 (3.13%) Palo Alto
12 19 (2.84%) IBM
13 17 (2.54%) Oracle
13 17 (2.54%) Sophos
14 15 (2.24%) Symantec
15 14 (2.09%) Fortinet
16 13 (1.94%) SolarWinds
16 13 (1.94%) VMware
17 12 (1.79%) Forcepoint
Cheadle, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £400 per annum + 5% pension, hol, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £27000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competative + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago