The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 557 542 615
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +73
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 66 81 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.22% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 28
Average salary £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,300 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -15.50%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38965 36132 40630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32119 29911 35026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in London

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in London

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in London

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -19 11 £60,000 -11.11% 6
Harrow - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 £45,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 92 (62.59%) Penetration Testing
2 82 (55.78%) Information Security
3 72 (48.98%) CISSP
4 57 (38.78%) Finance
4 57 (38.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (31.97%) Firewall
6 42 (28.57%) CEH
7 41 (27.89%) Management Information System
8 36 (24.49%) PCI DSS
9 35 (23.81%) SIEM
9 35 (23.81%) Risk Management
10 33 (22.45%) Risk Assessment
10 33 (22.45%) Cyber Security
11 29 (19.73%) Windows
11 29 (19.73%) Ethical Hacking
12 25 (17.01%) Network Security
13 23 (15.65%) Ruby
13 23 (15.65%) Python
13 23 (15.65%) Project Management
14 20 (13.61%) Vulnerability Management
15 19 (12.93%) Metasploit
16 18 (12.24%) Degree
16 18 (12.24%) Linux
17 17 (11.56%) VPN
18 16 (10.88%) C++
19 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
19 15 (10.20%) Nessus
20 14 (9.52%) CISA
21 13 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
21 13 (8.84%) Investment Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (2.04%) IIS
2 2 (1.36%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) PaaS
2 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (31.97%) Firewall
2 25 (17.01%) Network Security
3 17 (11.56%) VPN
4 12 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (7.48%) WAN
5 11 (7.48%) LAN
6 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.08%) Wireless
8 3 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.04%) DNS
8 3 (2.04%) SSL
8 3 (2.04%) Wireless Security
9 2 (1.36%) X.509
9 2 (1.36%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.36%) LDAP
9 2 (1.36%) WLAN
10 1 (0.68%) SMTP
10 1 (0.68%) HTTP
10 1 (0.68%) SNMP
10 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (12.93%) Metasploit
2 3 (2.04%) AppScan
3 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
General
1 57 (38.78%) Finance
2 10 (6.80%) Banking
3 4 (2.72%) Law
4 3 (2.04%) Legal
5 2 (1.36%) Advertising
5 2 (1.36%) Local Government
5 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 67 (45.58%) Analyst
2 64 (43.54%) Security Analyst
3 32 (21.77%) Tester
3 32 (21.77%) Penetration Tester
4 30 (20.41%) Information Security Analyst
4 30 (20.41%) Information Analyst
5 22 (14.97%) IT Security Analyst
6 14 (9.52%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 13 (8.84%) Security Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Security Manager
8 10 (6.80%) Security Consultant
8 10 (6.80%) Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Senior Tester
9 9 (6.12%) Security Officer
9 9 (6.12%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 6 (4.08%) Information Security Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Information Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Security Specialist
11 5 (3.40%) Senior Security Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) JSP
2 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.08%) PKI
3 3 (2.04%) CESG
3 3 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.36%) Statistics
4 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) Firmware
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.68%) Online Games
5 1 (0.68%) Open Source
5 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.68%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.73%) Windows
2 18 (12.24%) Linux
3 5 (3.40%) UNIX
3 5 (3.40%) Solaris
4 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) HPUX
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (62.59%) Penetration Testing
2 82 (55.78%) Information Security
3 35 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 35 (23.81%) SIEM
4 33 (22.45%) Cyber Security
4 33 (22.45%) Risk Assessment
5 29 (19.73%) Ethical Hacking
6 23 (15.65%) Project Management
7 20 (13.61%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (8.84%) Investment Management
9 11 (7.48%) Business Continuity
10 10 (6.80%) BCP
10 10 (6.80%) OWASP
10 10 (6.80%) Business Continuity Planning
11 9 (6.12%) Security Testing
11 9 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (6.12%) ITIL
11 9 (6.12%) Computer Forensics
12 8 (5.44%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.65%) Python
1 23 (15.65%) Ruby
2 16 (10.88%) C++
3 5 (3.40%) Perl
4 4 (2.72%) C
5 3 (2.04%) SQL
6 2 (1.36%) C#
6 2 (1.36%) Java
7 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.68%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 72 (48.98%) CISSP
2 42 (28.57%) CEH
3 18 (12.24%) Degree
4 14 (9.52%) CISA
5 9 (6.12%) GIAC
6 8 (5.44%) CISM
7 7 (4.76%) CCNA
7 7 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (4.08%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.08%) OSCP
9 5 (3.40%) MCITP
9 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.72%) GCIH
10 4 (2.72%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.04%) GCFA
12 2 (1.36%) ISSAP
12 2 (1.36%) ISSEP
12 2 (1.36%) SSCP
12 2 (1.36%) CRISC
13 1 (0.68%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (38.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (24.49%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.40%) QA
4 2 (1.36%) COBIT
4 2 (1.36%) BS7799
5 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.68%) Snort
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) XenApp
2 1 (0.68%) XenServer
2 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (10.20%) Nessus
2 4 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.04%) WebInspect
4 2 (1.36%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.40%) HP
3 4 (2.72%) Cisco
3 4 (2.72%) Symantec
4 3 (2.04%) McAfee
4 3 (2.04%) Websense
4 3 (2.04%) Tripwire
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle
5 2 (1.36%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.36%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.36%) TippingPoint
5 2 (1.36%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.36%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.68%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.68%) Kaspersky
6 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) Citrix
6 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 55k to 65k + car allowance + min 18%
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 22 days ago