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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
UK / England
Rank 606 614 760
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +146
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 229 293 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 161 211 148
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £75,150
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%

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
69355 82040 84447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.14% 87.72% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 57535 69015 70235
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +46 121 £66,250 +6.00% 7
South East +59 46 £52,500 -4.54% 7
Yorkshire +42 24 £63,750 +24.39%
North West -24 14 £38,750 -56.94% 6
West Midlands -1 6 £49,759 -14.94% 4
South West -8 6 £52,500 -10.63% 1
East of England -24 5 £31,500 -26.74% 2
East Midlands +13 1 £47,500 -30.90%
North East +2 1 £29,500 -45.87%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 299 (53.78%) Information Security
2 219 (39.39%) Windows
3 199 (35.79%) Penetration Testing
4 185 (33.27%) CISSP
5 182 (32.73%) Cybersecurity
6 164 (29.50%) Firewall
7 160 (28.78%) Linux
8 154 (27.70%) Network Security
9 141 (25.36%) SIEM
10 140 (25.18%) Management Information System
11 136 (24.46%) Finance
12 121 (21.76%) CISM
13 118 (21.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 117 (21.04%) Nessus
15 108 (19.42%) CEH
16 105 (18.88%) Security Operations
17 99 (17.81%) Security Cleared
18 98 (17.63%) Degree
19 94 (16.91%) CISA
20 93 (16.73%) Java
21 90 (16.19%) PCI DSS
22 84 (15.11%) Security Testing
23 82 (14.75%) Security Architecture
24 81 (14.57%) Python
25 80 (14.39%) Risk Management
25 80 (14.39%) OWASP
26 79 (14.21%) CREST Certified
27 78 (14.03%) Security Monitoring
27 78 (14.03%) C++
28 77 (13.85%) Telecoms

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 14 (2.52%) Apache
1 14 (2.52%) Confluence
1 14 (2.52%) Tomcat
2 12 (2.16%) IIS
2 12 (2.16%) JBoss
2 12 (2.16%) WebLogic
2 12 (2.16%) WebSphere
3 11 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.36%) Drupal
5 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.90%) MS Office
3 4 (0.72%) MS Project
3 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.62%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.88%) Office 365
4 9 (1.62%) SaaS
5 8 (1.44%) Sumo Logic
6 6 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.36%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.36%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.18%) G Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) Route 53
8 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 164 (29.50%) Firewall
2 154 (27.70%) Network Security
3 68 (12.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 60 (10.79%) TCP/IP
5 47 (8.45%) Wireless
6 38 (6.83%) Internet
7 37 (6.65%) VPN
8 30 (5.40%) HTTP
9 27 (4.86%) LAN
10 24 (4.32%) WAN
11 22 (3.96%) SSL
12 18 (3.24%) DNS
13 10 (1.80%) IPsec
14 9 (1.62%) Wireshark
15 8 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (1.08%) DHCP
16 6 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (1.08%) Wireless Security
17 5 (0.90%) Intranet
17 5 (0.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.42%) Relational Database
2 11 (1.98%) MongoDB
3 5 (0.90%) GIS
4 3 (0.54%) Big Data
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.36%) MySQL
5 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.18%) Redis
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (6.29%) Burp Suite
2 29 (5.22%) Metasploit
3 20 (3.60%) AppScan
4 14 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (2.52%) JIRA
5 12 (2.16%) Paros
6 2 (0.36%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.18%) Subversion
7 1 (0.18%) WinDbg
General
1 136 (24.46%) Finance
2 77 (13.85%) Telecoms
3 27 (4.86%) Games
4 20 (3.60%) Retail
5 17 (3.06%) Legal
6 16 (2.88%) Banking
7 10 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.08%) Law
9 5 (0.90%) Marketing
10 4 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.54%) Back Office
11 3 (0.54%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 130 (23.38%) Analyst
2 110 (19.78%) Security Analyst
3 87 (15.65%) Tester
4 82 (14.75%) Penetration Tester
5 69 (12.41%) Security Specialist
6 57 (10.25%) Architect
7 53 (9.53%) Security Engineer
8 44 (7.91%) Security Architect
9 43 (7.73%) Consultant
10 40 (7.19%) Security Manager
11 34 (6.12%) Security Consultant
12 32 (5.76%) Information Security Specialist
12 32 (5.76%) Information Specialist
12 32 (5.76%) Security Tester
13 31 (5.58%) Information Analyst
13 31 (5.58%) Information Security Analyst
14 27 (4.86%) Security Penetration Tester
15 26 (4.68%) Administrator
15 26 (4.68%) Systems Administrator
16 22 (3.96%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.12%) .NET
2 24 (4.32%) Web Services
3 17 (3.06%) .NET Framework
4 16 (2.88%) Node.js
5 9 (1.62%) AngularJS
5 9 (1.62%) Middleware
5 9 (1.62%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (0.72%) ELK Stack
6 4 (0.72%) SOAP
6 4 (0.72%) XML
7 3 (0.54%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.54%) HTML
7 3 (0.54%) JSON
8 2 (0.36%) Ajax
8 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.36%) Express
8 2 (0.36%) Java EE
8 2 (0.36%) JCE
9 1 (0.18%) ODBC
9 1 (0.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 140 (25.18%) Management Information System
2 51 (9.17%) Security Operations Centre
3 49 (8.81%) Computer Science
4 30 (5.40%) PKI
5 27 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.68%) Data Centre
7 22 (3.96%) CESG
7 22 (3.96%) Mobile App
8 20 (3.60%) Cryptography
9 19 (3.42%) Cyberthreat
9 19 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
10 15 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 15 (2.70%) Mainframe
11 13 (2.34%) Cyber Attack
12 10 (1.80%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.62%) Blog
14 8 (1.44%) Cyber Defence
14 8 (1.44%) Cybercrime
14 8 (1.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 7 (1.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 219 (39.39%) Windows
2 160 (28.78%) Linux
3 54 (9.71%) Unix
4 21 (3.78%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.70%) AIX
6 14 (2.52%) Kali Linux
7 9 (1.62%) Solaris
8 8 (1.44%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.72%) CentOS
10 2 (0.36%) Android
10 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (53.78%) Information Security
2 199 (35.79%) Penetration Testing
3 182 (32.73%) Cybersecurity
4 141 (25.36%) SIEM
5 105 (18.88%) Security Operations
6 84 (15.11%) Security Testing
7 82 (14.75%) Security Architecture
8 80 (14.39%) OWASP
8 80 (14.39%) Risk Management
9 78 (14.03%) Security Monitoring
10 74 (13.31%) Ethical Hacking
11 61 (10.97%) Vulnerability Management
12 59 (10.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 58 (10.43%) Threat Modelling
14 57 (10.25%) Risk Assessment
15 49 (8.81%) Security Management
16 47 (8.45%) Incident Management
16 47 (8.45%) Project Management
17 44 (7.91%) ITIL
18 41 (7.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 93 (16.73%) Java
2 81 (14.57%) Python
3 78 (14.03%) C++
4 64 (11.51%) C
5 37 (6.65%) Bash Shell
5 37 (6.65%) Perl
6 28 (5.04%) PHP
7 26 (4.68%) C#
8 22 (3.96%) PowerShell
9 20 (3.60%) VB.NET
10 18 (3.24%) VB
11 17 (3.06%) Ruby
11 17 (3.06%) SQL
12 15 (2.70%) JavaScript
13 13 (2.34%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.90%) Go
Qualifications
1 185 (33.27%) CISSP
2 121 (21.76%) CISM
3 108 (19.42%) CEH
4 99 (17.81%) Security Cleared
5 98 (17.63%) Degree
6 94 (16.91%) CISA
7 79 (14.21%) CREST Certified
8 64 (11.51%) OSCP
9 60 (10.79%) GIAC
10 50 (8.99%) GPEN
11 37 (6.65%) CHECK Team Leader
11 37 (6.65%) SANS
12 34 (6.12%) SC Cleared
13 32 (5.76%) DV Cleared
14 22 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (3.42%) GSEC
16 15 (2.70%) GCIA
17 13 (2.34%) GCIH
18 12 (2.16%) CCNA
18 12 (2.16%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (21.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 90 (16.19%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.34%) QA
4 8 (1.44%) SSAE 16
5 6 (1.08%) COBIT
6 4 (0.72%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.72%) SLA
6 4 (0.72%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 3 (0.54%) FISMA
7 3 (0.54%) GPG13
8 2 (0.36%) BS7799
8 2 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.36%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.36%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.98%) vSphere
4 5 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.54%) Docker
6 2 (0.36%) Snort
6 2 (0.36%) Xen
7 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.18%) pfSense
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 117 (21.04%) Nessus
2 47 (8.45%) Nmap
3 31 (5.58%) OpenVAS
4 23 (4.14%) HP Fortify
5 20 (3.60%) SCCM
6 15 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 12 (2.16%) logstash
7 12 (2.16%) WebInspect
8 11 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (1.98%) Puppet
8 11 (1.98%) QRadar
8 11 (1.98%) vMotion
9 10 (1.80%) Ansible
10 8 (1.44%) WMI
11 6 (1.08%) CSIRT
11 6 (1.08%) Rsyslog
11 6 (1.08%) WSUS
12 5 (0.90%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 4 (0.72%) Kibana
14 3 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 66 (11.87%) Qualys
2 59 (10.61%) Cisco
3 50 (8.99%) Splunk
4 42 (7.55%) Microsoft
5 30 (5.40%) ArcSight
6 28 (5.04%) VMware
7 25 (4.50%) HP
8 24 (4.32%) CheckPoint
9 23 (4.14%) Intel Security
10 21 (3.78%) Red Hat
11 19 (3.42%) Coverity
12 17 (3.06%) Sophos
13 15 (2.70%) Juniper
14 12 (2.16%) Oracle
15 11 (1.98%) Citrix
16 10 (1.80%) IBM
16 10 (1.80%) ServiceNow
16 10 (1.80%) Symantec
17 9 (1.62%) Blue Coat
17 9 (1.62%) Palo Alto
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension plan.
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Standard Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35114.00 - £40380.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computacenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Salary: From £49,946 to £57,199 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago