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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 657 719 655
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -64
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 227 185 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 164 152 137
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,750 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
85517 91245 84309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.19% 82.06% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69838 74188 70126
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +52 114 £60,000 +4.34% 6
South West +23 28 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South East -8 28 £57,500 +27.77% 7
East Midlands +12 21 £40,000 -33.33%
North West +19 16 £57,500 +47.43% 1
East of England +14 9 £43,900 -12.20% 1
Yorkshire +13 7 £35,500 +1.42%
West Midlands -23 4 £58,750 -2.08%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 278 (66.35%) Information Security
2 188 (44.87%) Firewall
3 167 (39.86%) CISSP
4 137 (32.70%) Penetration Testing
5 134 (31.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 106 (25.30%) Management Information System
7 94 (22.43%) Risk Management
8 92 (21.96%) ITIL
9 78 (18.62%) CISM
10 77 (18.38%) Finance
10 77 (18.38%) Degree
11 76 (18.14%) SIEM
12 75 (17.90%) Security Testing
13 74 (17.66%) PCI DSS
14 71 (16.95%) Linux
15 70 (16.71%) Cyber Security
16 69 (16.47%) Windows
17 67 (15.99%) Security Architecture
18 66 (15.75%) Security Cleared
18 66 (15.75%) Network Security
19 65 (15.51%) Security Management
20 59 (14.08%) Wireless
21 55 (13.13%) COBIT
22 53 (12.65%) Risk Assessment
22 53 (12.65%) UNIX
23 46 (10.98%) Cisco
24 42 (10.02%) Kalman Filter
25 40 (9.55%) LAN
26 39 (9.31%) CISA
27 38 (9.07%) WAN

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (2.63%) IIS
2 9 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.67%) Apache
4 4 (0.95%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.24%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.15%) SaaS
1 9 (2.15%) PaaS
1 9 (2.15%) IaaS
1 9 (2.15%) Office 365
2 5 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 188 (44.87%) Firewall
2 66 (15.75%) Network Security
3 59 (14.08%) Wireless
4 40 (9.55%) LAN
5 38 (9.07%) WAN
6 35 (8.35%) VPN
7 31 (7.40%) Intrusion Detection
7 31 (7.40%) Internet
8 25 (5.97%) DNS
9 24 (5.73%) SAN
10 23 (5.49%) TCP/IP
11 22 (5.25%) SSL
12 19 (4.53%) DHCP
12 19 (4.53%) VoIP
13 18 (4.30%) LDAP
14 12 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (2.63%) WLAN
16 9 (2.15%) IPsec
17 8 (1.91%) FWSM
18 7 (1.67%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (1.67%) Couchbase
2 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (2.39%) WinDbg
1 10 (2.39%) GDB
2 6 (1.43%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.24%) Yeoman
General
1 77 (18.38%) Finance
2 20 (4.77%) Legal
3 18 (4.30%) Retail
4 15 (3.58%) Banking
5 13 (3.10%) Military
6 8 (1.91%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.91%) Law
6 8 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.67%) Advertising
8 6 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.19%) Games
9 5 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.19%) Electronics
9 5 (1.19%) iGaming
10 4 (0.95%) Marketing
10 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.72%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.24%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 118 (28.16%) Analyst
2 110 (26.25%) Security Analyst
3 46 (10.98%) Consultant
4 44 (10.50%) Architect
5 38 (9.07%) Security Engineer
6 37 (8.83%) Security Specialist
6 37 (8.83%) Security Consultant
6 37 (8.83%) Security Manager
7 36 (8.59%) Security Architect
8 28 (6.68%) Information Analyst
9 27 (6.44%) Information Security Analyst
10 25 (5.97%) IT Security Analyst
11 24 (5.73%) Applications Specialist
11 24 (5.73%) Application Security Specialist
12 20 (4.77%) Penetration Tester
12 20 (4.77%) Tester
13 17 (4.06%) IT Security Manager
14 16 (3.82%) Support Engineer
14 16 (3.82%) UNIX Engineer
15 15 (3.58%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.49%) .NET
2 16 (3.82%) JSP
3 12 (2.86%) Web Services
4 10 (2.39%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.67%) SOAP
5 7 (1.67%) CSS
5 7 (1.67%) HTML
5 7 (1.67%) WCF
5 7 (1.67%) .NET Framework
5 7 (1.67%) REST
6 1 (0.24%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 106 (25.30%) Management Information System
2 32 (7.64%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.97%) CESG
4 24 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.49%) Mobile App
6 22 (5.25%) Cryptography
7 19 (4.53%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (3.82%) Open Source
9 14 (3.34%) CESG CLAS
10 13 (3.10%) PKI
11 9 (2.15%) GIS
11 9 (2.15%) Statistics
12 8 (1.91%) Internet of Things
12 8 (1.91%) Clustering
13 7 (1.67%) NHS
13 7 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (1.43%) Life Science
14 6 (1.43%) Visualisation
15 5 (1.19%) BYOD
16 3 (0.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 71 (16.95%) Linux
2 69 (16.47%) Windows
3 53 (12.65%) UNIX
4 38 (9.07%) Solaris
5 22 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.19%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.72%) AIX
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.48%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (66.35%) Information Security
2 137 (32.70%) Penetration Testing
3 94 (22.43%) Risk Management
4 92 (21.96%) ITIL
5 76 (18.14%) SIEM
6 75 (17.90%) Security Testing
7 70 (16.71%) Cyber Security
8 67 (15.99%) Security Architecture
9 65 (15.51%) Security Management
10 53 (12.65%) Risk Assessment
11 42 (10.02%) Kalman Filter
12 37 (8.83%) OWASP
13 32 (7.64%) TOGAF
13 32 (7.64%) Business Continuity
14 31 (7.40%) Vulnerability Management
15 30 (7.16%) Incident Management
16 29 (6.92%) Service Management
17 28 (6.68%) SABSA
18 27 (6.44%) Data Protection
19 26 (6.21%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 33 (7.88%) Perl
2 31 (7.40%) Bash Shell
3 25 (5.97%) C#
4 23 (5.49%) SQL
5 22 (5.25%) C
6 17 (4.06%) C++
7 16 (3.82%) Bourne shell
7 16 (3.82%) Java
8 12 (2.86%) Python
9 7 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.67%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.43%) PHP
11 4 (0.95%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 167 (39.86%) CISSP
2 78 (18.62%) CISM
3 77 (18.38%) Degree
4 66 (15.75%) Security Cleared
5 39 (9.31%) CISA
6 37 (8.83%) CEH
7 28 (6.68%) DV Cleared
8 20 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (4.53%) SC Cleared
10 18 (4.30%) SSCP
11 15 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (2.86%) RHCE
13 10 (2.39%) MCSA
14 9 (2.15%) CCNP
14 9 (2.15%) MCSE
14 9 (2.15%) CRISC
14 9 (2.15%) NCDA
15 8 (1.91%) PCI QSA
15 8 (1.91%) CCNA
16 7 (1.67%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (31.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (17.66%) PCI DSS
3 55 (13.13%) COBIT
4 19 (4.53%) SLA
5 16 (3.82%) JSP 440
6 10 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 8 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (1.19%) QA
8 5 (1.19%) PAS 55
9 2 (0.48%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.48%) BS7799
System Software
1 36 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.58%) NFS
2 15 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.10%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (2.39%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (1.19%) OpenSSH
7 2 (0.48%) XenApp
8 1 (0.24%) vSphere
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (5.97%) Nessus
2 19 (4.53%) Nagios
3 17 (4.06%) NetBackup
4 13 (3.10%) yum
4 13 (3.10%) Puppet
5 11 (2.63%) Nmap
6 9 (2.15%) Tivoli
7 5 (1.19%) OpenView
8 4 (0.95%) SCOM
9 3 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.48%) SCCM
10 2 (0.48%) CiscoWorks
11 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (10.98%) Cisco
2 36 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 29 (6.92%) Red Hat
4 26 (6.21%) HP
5 22 (5.25%) NetApp
5 22 (5.25%) VMware
6 18 (4.30%) Oracle
6 18 (4.30%) CheckPoint
6 18 (4.30%) CA
7 17 (4.06%) Brocade
8 12 (2.86%) Google
8 12 (2.86%) Tripwire
8 12 (2.86%) Veritas
9 9 (2.15%) McAfee
9 9 (2.15%) Websense
9 9 (2.15%) SAP
9 9 (2.15%) SolarWinds
9 9 (2.15%) Qualys
10 8 (1.91%) F5
10 8 (1.91%) Barracuda Networks
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Carnival UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, South West
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago