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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 564 524 608
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +84
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 59 85 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.19% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.23% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 30
Average salary £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
38396 36997 41308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.65% 83.57% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31591 30644 35537
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -22 7 £57,750 -12.83% 4
Harrow - 3 - -
Bromley - 1 £45,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 83 (61.94%) Penetration Testing
2 76 (56.72%) Information Security
3 61 (45.52%) CISSP
4 53 (39.55%) Finance
5 46 (34.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 40 (29.85%) Management Information System
7 38 (28.36%) CEH
8 37 (27.61%) Firewall
9 36 (26.87%) PCI DSS
10 33 (24.63%) Risk Management
11 30 (22.39%) SIEM
12 28 (20.90%) Risk Assessment
13 27 (20.15%) Cyber Security
14 26 (19.40%) Windows
15 24 (17.91%) Ethical Hacking
16 23 (17.16%) Ruby
16 23 (17.16%) Python
16 23 (17.16%) Project Management
17 22 (16.42%) Vulnerability Management
18 19 (14.18%) Network Security
18 19 (14.18%) Linux
19 18 (13.43%) Metasploit
20 17 (12.69%) VPN
21 16 (11.94%) CISA
22 15 (11.19%) C++
23 14 (10.45%) Degree
24 13 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
25 12 (8.96%) LAN
25 12 (8.96%) WAN
26 11 (8.21%) Investment Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (2.24%) IIS
2 2 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (27.61%) Firewall
2 19 (14.18%) Network Security
3 17 (12.69%) VPN
4 12 (8.96%) LAN
4 12 (8.96%) WAN
5 8 (5.97%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (5.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.48%) Wireless
8 3 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.24%) LDAP
8 3 (2.24%) DNS
8 3 (2.24%) SSL
9 2 (1.49%) WLAN
9 2 (1.49%) Wireless Security
9 2 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.75%) IPsec
10 1 (0.75%) SMTP
10 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.49%) AppScan
3 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 53 (39.55%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Banking
3 3 (2.24%) Law
4 2 (1.49%) Legal
4 2 (1.49%) Advertising
4 2 (1.49%) Marketing
4 2 (1.49%) Retail
4 2 (1.49%) Local Government
5 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (44.78%) Analyst
2 56 (41.79%) Security Analyst
3 31 (23.13%) Penetration Tester
3 31 (23.13%) Tester
4 27 (20.15%) Information Analyst
4 27 (20.15%) Information Security Analyst
5 18 (13.43%) IT Security Analyst
6 12 (8.96%) Security Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) Security Consultant
7 10 (7.46%) Consultant
7 10 (7.46%) Security Manager
8 8 (5.97%) Senior Tester
8 8 (5.97%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 8 (5.97%) Security Officer
9 6 (4.48%) Security Specialist
10 5 (3.73%) Lead Tester
10 5 (3.73%) Information Manager
10 5 (3.73%) Information Security Manager
11 4 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (0.75%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.85%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.48%) PKI
4 4 (2.99%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.24%) CESG
6 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
7 1 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.75%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.75%) Online Games
7 1 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.40%) Windows
2 19 (14.18%) Linux
3 6 (4.48%) UNIX
3 6 (4.48%) Solaris
4 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.75%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) HPUX
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (61.94%) Penetration Testing
2 76 (56.72%) Information Security
3 33 (24.63%) Risk Management
4 30 (22.39%) SIEM
5 28 (20.90%) Risk Assessment
6 27 (20.15%) Cyber Security
7 24 (17.91%) Ethical Hacking
8 23 (17.16%) Project Management
9 22 (16.42%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (8.21%) Investment Management
12 10 (7.46%) Business Continuity
13 9 (6.72%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (6.72%) Security Testing
13 9 (6.72%) OWASP
13 9 (6.72%) BCP
14 8 (5.97%) Computer Forensics
15 7 (5.22%) Data Protection
15 7 (5.22%) GAP Analysis
15 7 (5.22%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.16%) Ruby
1 23 (17.16%) Python
2 15 (11.19%) C++
3 6 (4.48%) Perl
4 4 (2.99%) C
5 3 (2.24%) SQL
6 2 (1.49%) C#
6 2 (1.49%) Java
7 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (45.52%) CISSP
2 38 (28.36%) CEH
3 16 (11.94%) CISA
4 14 (10.45%) Degree
5 8 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.97%) CCNA
5 8 (5.97%) CISM
6 7 (5.22%) GIAC
7 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.48%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.48%) MCITP
7 6 (4.48%) OSCP
8 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.24%) CRISC
9 3 (2.24%) GCIH
10 2 (1.49%) GCFA
11 1 (0.75%) CGEIT
11 1 (0.75%) CISMP
11 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.75%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (34.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (26.87%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.48%) QA
4 4 (2.99%) BS7799
5 2 (1.49%) COBIT
6 1 (0.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.75%) XenApp
2 1 (0.75%) XenServer
2 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.75%) Snort
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (7.46%) Nessus
2 5 (3.73%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.24%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.49%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (8.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.73%) Symantec
2 5 (3.73%) HP
3 4 (2.99%) Cisco
3 4 (2.99%) McAfee
3 4 (2.99%) Websense
3 4 (2.99%) Tripwire
4 3 (2.24%) TippingPoint
5 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.75%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.75%) F5
6 1 (0.75%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.75%) Brocade
6 1 (0.75%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.75%) Qualys
6 1 (0.75%) Kaspersky
6 1 (0.75%) VMware
6 1 (0.75%) Clearswift
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago