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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 611 685 654
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -31
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 275 202 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 215 177 141
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £73,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
86687 88196 80823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.84% 81.86%
Number of salaries quoted 72435 71039 66912
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +62 129 £65,000 +17.11% 11
South East -8 47 £58,500 +23.15% 6
North West +14 25 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire +24 23 £37,500 +2.73% 6
East Midlands +7 20 £50,000 -20.00% 3
West Midlands -3 10 £50,000 +31.57% 2
East of England -14 10 £42,500 -5.55%
South West -12 8 £55,000 +18.91% 3
North East -1 2 £53,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 366 (71.35%) Information Security
2 215 (41.91%) Firewall
3 191 (37.23%) CISSP
4 189 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
5 150 (29.24%) SIEM
6 136 (26.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 134 (26.12%) Management Information System
8 133 (25.93%) Windows
9 132 (25.73%) Finance
10 117 (22.81%) ITIL
11 114 (22.22%) Cyber Security
12 110 (21.44%) PCI DSS
13 100 (19.49%) Network Security
14 99 (19.30%) CISM
15 97 (18.91%) Linux
16 94 (18.32%) Security Testing
17 89 (17.35%) Risk Management
18 80 (15.59%) Security Cleared
19 79 (15.40%) Security Architecture
20 78 (15.20%) Degree
21 76 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
22 73 (14.23%) Security Management
23 68 (13.26%) Risk Assessment
23 68 (13.26%) Nessus
24 62 (12.09%) Kalman Filter
25 60 (11.70%) Vulnerability Management
26 59 (11.50%) E-Commerce
26 59 (11.50%) UNIX
27 56 (10.92%) Microsoft
28 54 (10.53%) Incident Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 24 (4.68%) Apache
2 17 (3.31%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.34%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.97%) Confluence
4 5 (0.97%) IIS
5 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.95%) MS Office
3 6 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.58%) SaaS
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.39%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 215 (41.91%) Firewall
2 100 (19.49%) Network Security
3 76 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 44 (8.58%) Internet
5 42 (8.19%) Wireless
6 37 (7.21%) TCP/IP
7 30 (5.85%) VPN
8 16 (3.12%) VoIP
8 16 (3.12%) WAN
9 14 (2.73%) SSL
10 13 (2.53%) LAN
11 10 (1.95%) DNS
12 7 (1.36%) SAN
12 7 (1.36%) SNMP
12 7 (1.36%) MPLS
13 6 (1.17%) OSPF
13 6 (1.17%) HTTP
13 6 (1.17%) Broadband
13 6 (1.17%) SMTP
13 6 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.07%) MySQL
2 6 (1.17%) Hadoop
3 4 (0.78%) Big Data
3 4 (0.78%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.58%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.39%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (2.14%) WinDbg
1 11 (2.14%) GDB
2 6 (1.17%) Subversion
3 5 (0.97%) JIRA
4 4 (0.78%) Metasploit
5 3 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.39%) Selenium
6 2 (0.39%) AppScan
6 2 (0.39%) Paros
6 2 (0.39%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.39%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.39%) JMeter
6 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.19%) Yeoman
General
1 132 (25.73%) Finance
2 34 (6.63%) Banking
3 27 (5.26%) Legal
4 21 (4.09%) Retail
5 17 (3.31%) Marketing
6 16 (3.12%) Military
7 10 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.75%) Back Office
9 7 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.17%) Electronics
10 6 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.97%) Advertising
12 3 (0.58%) Law
13 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.39%) Games
13 2 (0.39%) Local Government
14 1 (0.19%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 162 (31.58%) Analyst
2 153 (29.82%) Security Analyst
3 62 (12.09%) Security Engineer
3 62 (12.09%) Consultant
4 55 (10.72%) Security Manager
5 49 (9.55%) Security Architect
5 49 (9.55%) Security Consultant
5 49 (9.55%) Architect
6 35 (6.82%) IT Security Analyst
7 32 (6.24%) Security Operations Analyst
7 32 (6.24%) Operations Analyst
8 29 (5.65%) Information Analyst
8 29 (5.65%) Information Security Analyst
9 27 (5.26%) Security Specialist
10 21 (4.09%) Penetration Tester
10 21 (4.09%) Tester
11 20 (3.90%) IT Security Engineer
12 19 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 18 (3.51%) Cyber Security Consultant
13 18 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.65%) .NET
2 27 (5.26%) Web Services
3 14 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 12 (2.34%) JSP
5 10 (1.95%) HTML
6 9 (1.75%) CSS
7 7 (1.36%) XHTML
8 6 (1.17%) SOAP
9 4 (0.78%) WSDL
9 4 (0.78%) SAML
9 4 (0.78%) XML
9 4 (0.78%) OAuth
9 4 (0.78%) OpenID
10 3 (0.58%) 802.1X
11 2 (0.39%) REST
11 2 (0.39%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.39%) WCF
12 1 (0.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 134 (26.12%) Management Information System
2 40 (7.80%) PKI
2 40 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.90%) Cryptography
5 14 (2.73%) CESG
6 13 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (2.34%) Visualisation
8 11 (2.14%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.75%) Internet of Things
9 9 (1.75%) Blog
9 9 (1.75%) CESG CLAS
9 9 (1.75%) GIS
10 8 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (1.56%) User Experience
11 5 (0.97%) BYOD
11 5 (0.97%) DTV
12 4 (0.78%) Economics
12 4 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 133 (25.93%) Windows
2 97 (18.91%) Linux
3 59 (11.50%) UNIX
4 8 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.36%) Windows 2000
5 7 (1.36%) Windows NT
6 6 (1.17%) Solaris
7 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.39%) Android
8 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (71.35%) Information Security
2 189 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
3 150 (29.24%) SIEM
4 117 (22.81%) ITIL
5 114 (22.22%) Cyber Security
6 94 (18.32%) Security Testing
7 89 (17.35%) Risk Management
8 79 (15.40%) Security Architecture
9 73 (14.23%) Security Management
10 68 (13.26%) Risk Assessment
11 62 (12.09%) Kalman Filter
12 60 (11.70%) Vulnerability Management
13 59 (11.50%) E-Commerce
14 54 (10.53%) Incident Management
15 46 (8.97%) Project Management
16 39 (7.60%) Data Security
17 38 (7.41%) Patch Management
18 36 (7.02%) OWASP
19 35 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
20 31 (6.04%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 43 (8.38%) Java
2 35 (6.82%) C
3 34 (6.63%) C#
4 31 (6.04%) PHP
5 30 (5.85%) SQL
6 28 (5.46%) C++
7 24 (4.68%) Perl
8 21 (4.09%) Python
9 20 (3.90%) JavaScript
10 11 (2.14%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.56%) Ruby
12 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.78%) VB
15 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 191 (37.23%) CISSP
2 99 (19.30%) CISM
3 80 (15.59%) Security Cleared
4 78 (15.20%) Degree
5 51 (9.94%) CISA
6 48 (9.36%) DV Cleared
7 41 (7.99%) CEH
8 37 (7.21%) SC Cleared
9 29 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (4.29%) GIAC
11 19 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (3.70%) CHFI
12 17 (3.31%) SSCP
13 14 (2.73%) MCSE
14 12 (2.34%) CCNP
15 11 (2.14%) CCNA
15 11 (2.14%) Security+ Certification
16 10 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 8 (1.56%) MCSA
17 8 (1.56%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (26.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 110 (21.44%) PCI DSS
3 53 (10.33%) COBIT
4 17 (3.31%) QA
5 13 (2.53%) SLA
6 12 (2.34%) JSP 440
7 10 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (0.97%) PAS 55
9 4 (0.78%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.39%) BS7799
System Software
1 29 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.68%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.14%) vSphere
4 11 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.97%) OpenSSH
6 3 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 68 (13.26%) Nessus
2 15 (2.92%) Nmap
3 11 (2.14%) Nagios
4 5 (0.97%) OpenView
5 4 (0.78%) SCOM
6 3 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.58%) Puppet
6 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.58%) Ansible
6 3 (0.58%) logstash
6 3 (0.58%) Kibana
6 3 (0.58%) Rsyslog
7 2 (0.39%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.39%) WebInspect
7 2 (0.39%) SCCM
8 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 56 (10.92%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.82%) CheckPoint
3 33 (6.43%) Cisco
4 30 (5.85%) VMware
5 20 (3.90%) Tripwire
6 14 (2.73%) Websense
6 14 (2.73%) Qualys
6 14 (2.73%) HP
7 13 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.34%) SolarWinds
8 12 (2.34%) Splunk
8 12 (2.34%) ArcSight
9 11 (2.14%) F5
9 11 (2.14%) Sophos
10 10 (1.95%) Citrix
11 9 (1.75%) Oracle
12 8 (1.56%) IBM
12 8 (1.56%) McAfee
13 7 (1.36%) Juniper
13 7 (1.36%) Fortinet
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vesta Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: £28,695 - £37,394 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28850 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South East
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28850 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago