The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank - 103 89
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -30.43%
Vulnerability Management
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
922 944 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.89% 85.28% 75.14%
Number of salaries quoted 803 817 668
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in Kent

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Websense
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) CCSA
1 3 (60.00%) CCSE
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
1 3 (60.00%) HP SIM
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
1 3 (60.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Degree

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (40.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCSA
1 3 (60.00%) CCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Websense
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
1 3 (60.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft