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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 672 685 673
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 193 174 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 157 144 146
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,800 £70,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,339 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +22.23%
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
82712 80785 80914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.90% 82.42% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68126 64784 68263
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +65 113 £62,500 +13.63% 6
South East -58 23 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Yorkshire +12 19 £40,000 - 1
East of England -1 9 £43,900 -14.34%
South West -8 9 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands -15 6 £53,750 -10.41%
North West - 6 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +19 4 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Midlands -14 2 £60,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 230 (63.36%) Information Security
2 144 (39.67%) Firewall
3 139 (38.29%) CISSP
4 120 (33.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 105 (28.93%) Management Information System
6 103 (28.37%) Penetration Testing
7 78 (21.49%) Risk Management
8 75 (20.66%) PCI DSS
9 71 (19.56%) Wireless
9 71 (19.56%) CISM
9 71 (19.56%) Windows
10 70 (19.28%) Linux
10 70 (19.28%) Security Architecture
11 66 (18.18%) SIEM
12 62 (17.08%) Degree
12 62 (17.08%) Security Management
13 61 (16.80%) Finance
14 60 (16.53%) Network Security
15 56 (15.43%) Security Testing
16 53 (14.60%) ITIL
17 51 (14.05%) UNIX
18 49 (13.50%) LAN
19 48 (13.22%) Security Cleared
20 46 (12.67%) WAN
21 44 (12.12%) Cisco
21 44 (12.12%) Solaris
22 40 (11.02%) Cyber Security
23 38 (10.47%) VPN
24 36 (9.92%) Kalman Filter
25 35 (9.64%) Perl

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (2.48%) IIS
2 5 (1.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.83%) Apache
5 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.55%) nginx
5 2 (0.55%) Lync
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.28%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.48%) SaaS
1 9 (2.48%) PaaS
1 9 (2.48%) IaaS
2 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 144 (39.67%) Firewall
2 71 (19.56%) Wireless
3 60 (16.53%) Network Security
4 49 (13.50%) LAN
5 46 (12.67%) WAN
6 38 (10.47%) VPN
7 33 (9.09%) SAN
8 31 (8.54%) SSL
9 30 (8.26%) TCP/IP
10 27 (7.44%) DNS
11 23 (6.34%) DHCP
11 23 (6.34%) LDAP
12 22 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
13 17 (4.68%) Internet
14 14 (3.86%) WLAN
15 13 (3.58%) VoIP
16 11 (3.03%) DMZ
16 11 (3.03%) IPsec
16 11 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (2.48%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.38%) Couchbase
3 3 (0.83%) MySQL
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.28%) Big Data
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.93%) Metasploit
2 6 (1.65%) WinDbg
2 6 (1.65%) GDB
3 2 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) AppScan
General
1 61 (16.80%) Finance
2 14 (3.86%) Retail
3 13 (3.58%) Legal
4 11 (3.03%) Banking
5 9 (2.48%) Aerospace
6 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.93%) Electronics
8 6 (1.65%) Games
8 6 (1.65%) Military
8 6 (1.65%) Law
8 6 (1.65%) iGaming
9 5 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.83%) Marketing
12 2 (0.55%) Local Government
12 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.55%) Advertising
13 1 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (24.52%) Analyst
2 77 (21.21%) Security Analyst
3 42 (11.57%) Consultant
4 40 (11.02%) Architect
5 37 (10.19%) Security Consultant
6 36 (9.92%) Security Manager
7 35 (9.64%) Security Engineer
8 32 (8.82%) Security Architect
9 29 (7.99%) Penetration Tester
9 29 (7.99%) Tester
10 27 (7.44%) Information Analyst
11 25 (6.89%) Security Specialist
11 25 (6.89%) Information Security Analyst
12 24 (6.61%) IT Security Analyst
13 22 (6.06%) Application Security Specialist
13 22 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
14 18 (4.96%) UNIX Engineer
15 17 (4.68%) Administrator
15 17 (4.68%) IT Security Manager
16 15 (4.13%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.86%) JSP
2 12 (3.31%) .NET
3 6 (1.65%) SOAP
3 6 (1.65%) Web Services
4 5 (1.38%) HTML
4 5 (1.38%) CSS
4 5 (1.38%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.38%) WCF
4 5 (1.38%) REST
5 1 (0.28%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.28%) Servlets
5 1 (0.28%) J2EE
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.28%) EJB
5 1 (0.28%) JMS
5 1 (0.28%) Java RMI
5 1 (0.28%) SAML
5 1 (0.28%) JMX
5 1 (0.28%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 105 (28.93%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.79%) Cryptography
3 21 (5.79%) CESG
4 17 (4.68%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (4.13%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.31%) CESG CLAS
8 10 (2.75%) Open Source
9 9 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.48%) Statistics
10 8 (2.20%) PKI
10 8 (2.20%) Clustering
11 7 (1.93%) NHS
12 5 (1.38%) GIS
13 4 (1.10%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.10%) SCADA
14 3 (0.83%) Life Science
15 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 71 (19.56%) Windows
2 70 (19.28%) Linux
3 51 (14.05%) UNIX
4 44 (12.12%) Solaris
5 25 (6.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.75%) AIX
7 9 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.55%) CentOS
11 2 (0.55%) Debian
11 2 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (63.36%) Information Security
2 103 (28.37%) Penetration Testing
3 78 (21.49%) Risk Management
4 70 (19.28%) Security Architecture
5 66 (18.18%) SIEM
6 62 (17.08%) Security Management
7 56 (15.43%) Security Testing
8 53 (14.60%) ITIL
9 40 (11.02%) Cyber Security
10 36 (9.92%) Kalman Filter
11 34 (9.37%) Risk Assessment
12 32 (8.82%) OWASP
12 32 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
13 28 (7.71%) TOGAF
14 27 (7.44%) Incident Management
14 27 (7.44%) SABSA
15 25 (6.89%) Service Management
16 24 (6.61%) Business Continuity
16 24 (6.61%) Data Protection
17 22 (6.06%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.64%) Perl
2 31 (8.54%) Bash Shell
3 17 (4.68%) Bourne shell
4 16 (4.41%) Python
5 14 (3.86%) C
5 14 (3.86%) SQL
6 11 (3.03%) C++
7 9 (2.48%) Java
8 8 (2.20%) C#
9 6 (1.65%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.10%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.55%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 139 (38.29%) CISSP
2 71 (19.56%) CISM
3 62 (17.08%) Degree
4 48 (13.22%) Security Cleared
5 31 (8.54%) CEH
6 30 (8.26%) CISA
7 26 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (4.41%) SSCP
8 16 (4.41%) CCNA
9 15 (4.13%) DV Cleared
10 13 (3.58%) SC Cleared
10 13 (3.58%) RHCE
11 12 (3.31%) CCNP
12 11 (3.03%) CRISC
13 10 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (2.48%) NCDA
15 8 (2.20%) PCI QSA
16 7 (1.93%) GIAC
17 6 (1.65%) MBA
17 6 (1.65%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (33.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 75 (20.66%) PCI DSS
3 31 (8.54%) COBIT
4 15 (4.13%) SLA
5 13 (3.58%) JSP 440
6 11 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (1.38%) QA
9 4 (1.10%) BS7799
10 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.55%) HIPAA
System Software
1 33 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.41%) NFS
3 14 (3.86%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (1.65%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.38%) Nmap
7 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.55%) Varnish
7 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.28%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 21 (5.79%) Nagios
2 18 (4.96%) NetBackup
2 18 (4.96%) Nessus
3 16 (4.41%) Puppet
4 14 (3.86%) yum
5 9 (2.48%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.55%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.55%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.28%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.28%) SCCM
8 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (12.12%) Cisco
2 27 (7.44%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.44%) Red Hat
3 25 (6.89%) HP
4 22 (6.06%) CA
4 22 (6.06%) VMware
5 21 (5.79%) NetApp
6 20 (5.51%) CheckPoint
6 20 (5.51%) Oracle
7 18 (4.96%) Brocade
7 18 (4.96%) Qualys
8 16 (4.41%) Symantec
8 16 (4.41%) McAfee
9 13 (3.58%) Veritas
10 11 (3.03%) Tripwire
10 11 (3.03%) Websense
11 9 (2.48%) SAP
11 9 (2.48%) Google
11 9 (2.48%) Siemens
11 9 (2.48%) Polycom
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago