The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 747 768 799
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +31
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 123 88 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.086% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 87 64 62
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £38,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £78,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +33.33%
Vulnerability Management
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
87003 81075 87515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.74% 79.39% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 70060 66935 74947
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the England region.

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in England

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in England

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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 +25 65 £60,000 -15.78% 6
South East +5 40 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Yorkshire -27 11 £30,500 -32.22%
West Midlands +3 3 £37,500 -
North West -17 3 £35,000 -41.66% 1
East of England -4 1 £55,000 -
Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Vulnerability Management
UK

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 123 (46.24%) Firewall
2 111 (41.73%) Information Security
3 102 (38.35%) CISSP
4 91 (34.21%) Windows
5 86 (32.33%) Finance
6 81 (30.45%) Linux
7 77 (28.95%) ITIL
8 68 (25.56%) SIEM
9 63 (23.68%) UNIX
10 61 (22.93%) Penetration Testing
11 60 (22.56%) Management Information System
12 55 (20.68%) Network Security
13 51 (19.17%) TCP/IP
14 50 (18.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 47 (17.67%) Intrusion Detection
16 44 (16.54%) Microsoft
17 42 (15.79%) Banking
18 41 (15.41%) McAfee
19 39 (14.66%) LAN
19 39 (14.66%) Incident Management
20 37 (13.91%) CheckPoint
20 37 (13.91%) Cyber Security
21 36 (13.53%) Cisco Certification
22 35 (13.16%) Symantec
23 34 (12.78%) Risk Management
23 34 (12.78%) WAN
24 33 (12.41%) CISA
24 33 (12.41%) Websense
24 33 (12.41%) Blue Coat
24 33 (12.41%) Nessus

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.88%) IIS
2 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.38%) Apache
4 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.01%) MS Office
3 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.38%) PaaS
1 9 (3.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (46.24%) Firewall
2 55 (20.68%) Network Security
3 51 (19.17%) TCP/IP
4 47 (17.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 39 (14.66%) LAN
6 34 (12.78%) WAN
7 20 (7.52%) Reverse Proxy
8 19 (7.14%) VPN
9 18 (6.77%) Wireshark
10 14 (5.26%) Internet
11 10 (3.76%) SSL
11 10 (3.76%) tcpdump
12 9 (3.38%) HTTP
13 8 (3.01%) HTTPS
14 4 (1.50%) DNS
15 3 (1.13%) WLAN
15 3 (1.13%) SAN
16 2 (0.75%) Wireless
16 2 (0.75%) NetScreen
16 2 (0.75%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.51%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.50%) MySQL
3 4 (1.50%) CouchDB
3 4 (1.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (6.39%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.38%) FxCop
2 1 (0.38%) Paros
General
1 86 (32.33%) Finance
2 42 (15.79%) Banking
3 13 (4.89%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.38%) Legal
5 8 (3.01%) Advertising
6 7 (2.63%) Retail
7 5 (1.88%) Law
8 2 (0.75%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) German Language
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (31.20%) Analyst
2 78 (29.32%) Security Analyst
3 43 (16.17%) Consultant
4 41 (15.41%) Security Consultant
5 36 (13.53%) Security Specialist
5 36 (13.53%) Security Engineer
6 32 (12.03%) IT Security Engineer
7 31 (11.65%) Information Security Analyst
7 31 (11.65%) Information Analyst
8 16 (6.02%) IT Consultant
9 15 (5.64%) IT Security Consultant
9 15 (5.64%) IT Security Analyst
9 15 (5.64%) Security Manager
10 14 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
10 14 (5.26%) Technical Support
11 12 (4.51%) Operations Analyst
11 12 (4.51%) Security Operations Analyst
12 11 (4.14%) Technical Engineer
12 11 (4.14%) IT Operations Analyst
12 11 (4.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.88%) SailPoint
2 4 (1.50%) Symfony
3 1 (0.38%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.56%) Management Information System
2 13 (4.89%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.38%) Cryptography
4 5 (1.88%) DataPower
4 5 (1.88%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.75%) CESG
5 2 (0.75%) PMI
5 2 (0.75%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.38%) Open Source
6 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.38%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.38%) Firmware
6 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.38%) DTV
6 1 (0.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 91 (34.21%) Windows
2 81 (30.45%) Linux
3 63 (23.68%) UNIX
4 20 (7.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.64%) Solaris
6 14 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.51%) FreeBSD
9 4 (1.50%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.75%) CentOS
10 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.38%) VMS
11 1 (0.38%) zOS
11 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (41.73%) Information Security
2 77 (28.95%) ITIL
3 68 (25.56%) SIEM
4 61 (22.93%) Penetration Testing
5 39 (14.66%) Incident Management
6 37 (13.91%) Cyber Security
7 34 (12.78%) Risk Management
8 31 (11.65%) Business Continuity
9 29 (10.90%) Project Management
10 28 (10.53%) Security Management
11 26 (9.77%) PRINCE2
12 23 (8.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 21 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (7.52%) Change Management
15 19 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
15 19 (7.14%) Service Management
16 18 (6.77%) Enterprise Architecture
17 15 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (4.89%) Identity Management
19 12 (4.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.03%) SQL
2 23 (8.65%) Perl
3 15 (5.64%) PowerShell
4 14 (5.26%) Ruby
4 14 (5.26%) Java
5 13 (4.89%) C
5 13 (4.89%) Python
6 12 (4.51%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.14%) C++
8 4 (1.50%) PHP
9 3 (1.13%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.13%) R
Qualifications
1 102 (38.35%) CISSP
2 36 (13.53%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (12.41%) CISA
4 32 (12.03%) CISM
5 31 (11.65%) Security Cleared
6 27 (10.15%) CEH
7 24 (9.02%) CCNP
8 22 (8.27%) Degree
8 22 (8.27%) SC Cleared
9 21 (7.89%) CCNA
10 14 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (4.89%) GIAC
11 13 (4.89%) CCSE
12 12 (4.51%) PCI QSA
13 10 (3.76%) MCSE
14 9 (3.38%) SSCP
15 8 (3.01%) OSCP
16 7 (2.63%) GPEN
16 7 (2.63%) RHCE
16 7 (2.63%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (18.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (12.03%) COBIT
3 30 (11.28%) PCI DSS
4 16 (6.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.26%) SLA
6 4 (1.50%) GPG13
7 2 (0.75%) QA
8 1 (0.38%) GAMP
8 1 (0.38%) GxP
System Software
1 28 (10.53%) Snort
2 22 (8.27%) Nmap
2 22 (8.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.75%) Squid
5 1 (0.38%) Samba
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.38%) XenApp
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (12.41%) Nessus
2 29 (10.90%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (5.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (4.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.26%) WSUS
6 1 (0.38%) SCCM
6 1 (0.38%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 44 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.41%) McAfee
3 37 (13.91%) CheckPoint
4 35 (13.16%) Symantec
5 33 (12.41%) Websense
5 33 (12.41%) Blue Coat
6 32 (12.03%) Cisco
7 22 (8.27%) Juniper
7 22 (8.27%) Qualys
8 21 (7.89%) Splunk
9 17 (6.39%) IronPort
9 17 (6.39%) VMware
10 16 (6.02%) LogRhythm
11 15 (5.64%) Lumension
11 15 (5.64%) Becrypt
12 14 (5.26%) Red Hat
13 10 (3.76%) F5
14 8 (3.01%) Citrix
14 8 (3.01%) Oracle
15 7 (2.63%) Fujitsu
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