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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 538 546 588
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +42
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 70 90 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.20% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 61 68 37
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
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
37585 38506 39422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.31% 83.63% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31663 31681 33516
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -7 15 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Bromley - 5 £45,000 - 1
Harrow - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 95 (70.37%) Information Security
2 71 (52.59%) CISSP
3 55 (40.74%) Penetration Testing
4 53 (39.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (34.81%) Management Information System
6 37 (27.41%) PCI DSS
7 35 (25.93%) Windows
8 34 (25.19%) CEH
9 33 (24.44%) Linux
9 33 (24.44%) Firewall
10 32 (23.70%) Finance
11 27 (20.00%) Python
12 26 (19.26%) Risk Management
13 23 (17.04%) CISM
14 22 (16.30%) Project Management
14 22 (16.30%) Ruby
15 21 (15.56%) Network Security
16 20 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
17 19 (14.07%) CISA
18 18 (13.33%) UNIX
18 18 (13.33%) Perl
18 18 (13.33%) Metasploit
18 18 (13.33%) Degree
18 18 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
19 17 (12.59%) SIEM
20 16 (11.85%) Cyber Security
20 16 (11.85%) Vulnerability Management
20 16 (11.85%) Solaris
21 15 (11.11%) TCP/IP
21 15 (11.11%) Security Architecture

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (2.22%) IIS
2 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) PaaS
2 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.44%) Firewall
2 21 (15.56%) Network Security
3 15 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 14 (10.37%) VPN
5 12 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (8.15%) LDAP
6 11 (8.15%) WAN
7 10 (7.41%) LAN
7 10 (7.41%) DNS
7 10 (7.41%) Wireless
8 9 (6.67%) SAN
9 7 (5.19%) DHCP
10 5 (3.70%) DMZ
11 4 (2.96%) SSL
12 2 (1.48%) WLAN
12 2 (1.48%) SMTP
12 2 (1.48%) IPsec
12 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (13.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
General
1 32 (23.70%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Banking
3 4 (2.96%) Electronics
4 3 (2.22%) Games
4 3 (2.22%) iGaming
5 2 (1.48%) Advertising
5 2 (1.48%) Retail
5 2 (1.48%) Local Government
5 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (25.93%) Analyst
2 32 (23.70%) Tester
2 32 (23.70%) Penetration Tester
3 31 (22.96%) Security Analyst
4 18 (13.33%) Information Analyst
5 17 (12.59%) Information Security Analyst
6 14 (10.37%) Consultant
6 14 (10.37%) Security Consultant
7 13 (9.63%) Architect
8 12 (8.89%) Security Architect
9 11 (8.15%) Security Engineer
10 9 (6.67%) Security Manager
11 8 (5.93%) Information Security Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) Security Officer
12 7 (5.19%) UNIX Engineer
13 6 (4.44%) Senior Tester
13 6 (4.44%) Support Engineer
13 6 (4.44%) Senior Penetration Tester
13 6 (4.44%) UNIX Support
13 6 (4.44%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.22%) JSP
1 3 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (0.74%) CSS
2 1 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) SOAP
2 1 (0.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.74%) WCF
2 1 (0.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (34.81%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.93%) PKI
4 7 (5.19%) CESG
5 6 (4.44%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.96%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.48%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.74%) NHS
9 1 (0.74%) GIS
9 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.93%) Windows
2 33 (24.44%) Linux
3 18 (13.33%) UNIX
4 16 (11.85%) Solaris
5 9 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.74%) Android
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (70.37%) Information Security
2 55 (40.74%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (19.26%) Risk Management
4 22 (16.30%) Project Management
5 20 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
6 18 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
7 17 (12.59%) SIEM
8 16 (11.85%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (11.85%) Cyber Security
9 15 (11.11%) Security Architecture
10 13 (9.63%) Load Balancing
11 11 (8.15%) TOGAF
11 11 (8.15%) Business Continuity
11 11 (8.15%) Security Management
12 10 (7.41%) OWASP
12 10 (7.41%) SABSA
13 9 (6.67%) ITIL
14 8 (5.93%) Security Testing
15 7 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (5.19%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.00%) Python
2 22 (16.30%) Ruby
3 18 (13.33%) Perl
4 14 (10.37%) C++
5 12 (8.89%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.19%) Bourne shell
7 5 (3.70%) C
7 5 (3.70%) SQL
8 3 (2.22%) Java
9 2 (1.48%) C#
10 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (52.59%) CISSP
2 34 (25.19%) CEH
3 23 (17.04%) CISM
4 19 (14.07%) CISA
5 18 (13.33%) Degree
6 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
7 10 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (6.67%) CCNA
9 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (5.19%) RHCE
9 7 (5.19%) MCITP
10 5 (3.70%) NCDA
11 4 (2.96%) CRISC
12 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.22%) MBA
12 3 (2.22%) SSCP
13 2 (1.48%) GIAC
13 2 (1.48%) GSEC
13 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.74%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (39.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (27.41%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.44%) COBIT
4 5 (3.70%) BS7799
5 4 (2.96%) QA
6 3 (2.22%) JSP 440
6 3 (2.22%) SLA
7 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.93%) NFS
3 6 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.74%) Firmware
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.74%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (10.37%) Nessus
2 8 (5.93%) Nagios
3 7 (5.19%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (4.44%) YUM
4 6 (4.44%) Puppet
5 4 (2.96%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (8.89%) HP
2 10 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 10 (7.41%) Tripwire
3 8 (5.93%) Brocade
3 8 (5.93%) CA
3 8 (5.93%) NetApp
3 8 (5.93%) Oracle
4 7 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.19%) Symantec
5 6 (4.44%) McAfee
5 6 (4.44%) Websense
5 6 (4.44%) Cisco
6 5 (3.70%) Veritas
7 4 (2.96%) TippingPoint
8 3 (2.22%) VMware
8 3 (2.22%) F5
9 2 (1.48%) Sun
9 2 (1.48%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.74%) Clearswift
10 1 (0.74%) IBM
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago