The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 166 189 149
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -40
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.36% 0.14% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.15% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £38,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -33.33%
Vulnerability Management
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
2945 3227 2143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.39% 87.22% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2552 1659
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in Leeds

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (53.33%) Security Testing
2 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) Wireless
3 13 (43.33%) Service Management
3 13 (43.33%) Law
3 13 (43.33%) SSL
3 13 (43.33%) CISSP
3 13 (43.33%) Project Management
3 13 (43.33%) IIS
3 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 13 (43.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (43.33%) Degree
3 13 (43.33%) Performance Management
3 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
3 13 (43.33%) Cryptography
3 13 (43.33%) Splunk
3 13 (43.33%) Portfolio Management
3 13 (43.33%) ArcSight
3 13 (43.33%) SIEM
3 13 (43.33%) Test Strategy
3 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
3 13 (43.33%) Coaching
3 13 (43.33%) Security Architecture
3 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
4 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (20.00%) Information Security
6 4 (13.33%) Nmap
6 4 (13.33%) Nessus
6 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (43.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
1 14 (46.67%) Wireless
2 13 (43.33%) SSL
3 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (43.33%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Consultant
2 13 (43.33%) Security Consultant
2 13 (43.33%) Analyst
3 12 (40.00%) Security Analyst
4 10 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Testing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Cryptography
1 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Security Testing
2 13 (43.33%) Performance Management
2 13 (43.33%) Security Architecture
2 13 (43.33%) Portfolio Management
2 13 (43.33%) SIEM
2 13 (43.33%) Test Strategy
2 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
2 13 (43.33%) Coaching
2 13 (43.33%) Project Management
2 13 (43.33%) Service Management
3 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) CISSP
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Nessus
1 4 (13.33%) Nmap
2 1 (3.33%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Splunk
1 13 (43.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.33%) Acunetix