The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 170 175 189
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.031% 0.057% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.064% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Vulnerability Assessment
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2910 3112 3316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.46% 89.12% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2315 2422 2666
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Leeds

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) F5
1 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) HP