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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 540 537 560
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 90 84 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 81 73 54
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,177 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +20.41%
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
36338 37283 38695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.08% 83.63% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30719 30330 33012
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +4 27 £63,750 +6.25%
Bromley - 5 £45,000 - 1
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 105 (71.43%) Information Security
2 74 (50.34%) CISSP
3 45 (30.61%) Firewall
3 45 (30.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (29.93%) Management Information System
5 41 (27.89%) Windows
6 39 (26.53%) Linux
6 39 (26.53%) Penetration Testing
7 38 (25.85%) Finance
8 30 (20.41%) PCI DSS
9 29 (19.73%) Perl
9 29 (19.73%) CISM
10 28 (19.05%) UNIX
11 27 (18.37%) Degree
12 26 (17.69%) Solaris
13 25 (17.01%) Python
13 25 (17.01%) CEH
14 23 (15.65%) Bash Shell
14 23 (15.65%) Security Architecture
15 22 (14.97%) TCP/IP
15 22 (14.97%) Risk Management
16 21 (14.29%) CISA
17 20 (13.61%) HP
17 20 (13.61%) SIEM
18 19 (12.93%) Network Security
19 18 (12.24%) LDAP
19 18 (12.24%) Red Hat
19 18 (12.24%) Project Management
19 18 (12.24%) Security Cleared
20 17 (11.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) SaaS
1 4 (2.72%) PaaS
1 4 (2.72%) IaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (30.61%) Firewall
2 22 (14.97%) TCP/IP
3 19 (12.93%) Network Security
4 18 (12.24%) LDAP
5 15 (10.20%) DNS
6 14 (9.52%) SAN
6 14 (9.52%) WAN
7 13 (8.84%) LAN
7 13 (8.84%) Wireless
8 12 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (8.16%) DHCP
9 11 (7.48%) VPN
10 8 (5.44%) DMZ
11 4 (2.72%) SMTP
12 3 (2.04%) SSL
13 2 (1.36%) VLAN
13 2 (1.36%) IPsec
13 2 (1.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 1 (0.68%) Junos
14 1 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
General
1 38 (25.85%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Banking
3 6 (4.08%) iGaming
3 6 (4.08%) Games
4 4 (2.72%) Electronics
5 3 (2.04%) Retail
6 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.36%) Advertising
6 2 (1.36%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (27.21%) Analyst
2 36 (24.49%) Security Analyst
3 23 (15.65%) Tester
3 23 (15.65%) Penetration Tester
4 21 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 20 (13.61%) Architect
5 20 (13.61%) Information Security Analyst
6 16 (10.88%) Consultant
6 16 (10.88%) Security Consultant
6 16 (10.88%) Security Architect
7 15 (10.20%) Security Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) Security Manager
9 11 (7.48%) UNIX Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) UNIX Support
10 10 (6.80%) UNIX Support Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) Information Security Engineer
12 7 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
13 6 (4.08%) Head of Security
13 6 (4.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) JSP
2 3 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.68%) HTML
3 1 (0.68%) SOAP
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.68%) WCF
3 1 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (29.93%) Management Information System
2 17 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.44%) CESG
4 7 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (3.40%) PKI
5 5 (3.40%) Clustering
5 5 (3.40%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.72%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.36%) GIS
7 2 (1.36%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) Statistics
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.89%) Windows
2 39 (26.53%) Linux
3 28 (19.05%) UNIX
4 26 (17.69%) Solaris
5 17 (11.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) HPUX
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (71.43%) Information Security
2 39 (26.53%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (15.65%) Security Architecture
4 22 (14.97%) Risk Management
5 20 (13.61%) SIEM
6 18 (12.24%) Project Management
7 17 (11.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 17 (11.56%) Cyber Security
8 15 (10.20%) Load Balancing
8 15 (10.20%) TOGAF
9 14 (9.52%) SABSA
10 13 (8.84%) Ethical Hacking
10 13 (8.84%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (8.84%) ITIL
10 13 (8.84%) Security Management
11 12 (8.16%) Release Management
12 11 (7.48%) Security Testing
13 9 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (6.12%) Kernel Tuning
13 9 (6.12%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.73%) Perl
2 25 (17.01%) Python
3 23 (15.65%) Bash Shell
4 14 (9.52%) Ruby
5 12 (8.16%) Bourne shell
6 9 (6.12%) C++
7 5 (3.40%) SQL
8 3 (2.04%) Java
8 3 (2.04%) C
9 2 (1.36%) C#
10 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 74 (50.34%) CISSP
2 29 (19.73%) CISM
3 27 (18.37%) Degree
4 25 (17.01%) CEH
5 21 (14.29%) CISA
6 18 (12.24%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.80%) RHCE
8 9 (6.12%) CCNA
9 8 (5.44%) NCDA
10 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (4.76%) MCITP
11 6 (4.08%) MBA
12 4 (2.72%) CRISC
12 4 (2.72%) SC Cleared
13 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
13 3 (2.04%) SSCP
14 2 (1.36%) GIAC
14 2 (1.36%) GSEC
15 1 (0.68%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (30.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (20.41%) PCI DSS
3 9 (6.12%) COBIT
4 7 (4.76%) SLA
5 5 (3.40%) BS7799
6 4 (2.72%) JSP 440
7 3 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.16%) NFS
3 10 (6.80%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.68%) Firmware
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.68%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (9.52%) Nagios
2 12 (8.16%) NetBackup
3 10 (6.80%) Nessus
3 10 (6.80%) yum
3 10 (6.80%) Puppet
4 5 (3.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.72%) FortiGate
5 4 (2.72%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (13.61%) HP
2 18 (12.24%) Red Hat
3 15 (10.20%) NetApp
4 14 (9.52%) CA
5 13 (8.84%) Brocade
6 12 (8.16%) Oracle
7 10 (6.80%) Tripwire
8 9 (6.12%) Cisco
8 9 (6.12%) Veritas
8 9 (6.12%) Symantec
9 8 (5.44%) Microsoft
9 8 (5.44%) Websense
10 6 (4.08%) VMware
10 6 (4.08%) Qualys
10 6 (4.08%) McAfee
11 5 (3.40%) Sun
12 4 (2.72%) SAP
12 4 (2.72%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.72%) TippingPoint
12 4 (2.72%) MobileIron
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