The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 95 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% - 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £52,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
845 843 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.01% 76.29% 76.02%
Number of salaries quoted 714 721 555
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Kent

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Tripwire
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Tripwire