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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 174 165 176
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 4 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.12% 0.60% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.67% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,375 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -1.25%
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
2906 3153 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.17% 90.01% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2540 2214
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in Leeds

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) SNMP
1 7 (63.64%) HP UFT
1 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
1 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
1 7 (63.64%) HP
1 7 (63.64%) JMeter
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
1 7 (63.64%) PKI
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
1 7 (63.64%) Confluence
1 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
1 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Non-Functional Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 7 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 7 (63.64%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SNMP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
1 7 (63.64%) HP UFT
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) JMeter
1 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Principal Test Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Head of Test
6 1 (9.09%) Head of Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) Test Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (63.64%) Non-Functional Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
1 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
3 2 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
1 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) F5
2 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
2 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto