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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 499 564 519
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -45
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 113 64 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 57 79
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £39,450
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £78,500 £71,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,339 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +22.23%
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
35193 36060 36345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.63% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29381 29162 30584
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +1 25 £65,500 +2.74% 3
Bromley - 1 £50,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 125 (68.31%) Information Security
2 77 (42.08%) CISSP
3 73 (39.89%) Firewall
4 56 (30.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 49 (26.78%) Management Information System
6 41 (22.40%) Security Architecture
7 40 (21.86%) Finance
8 39 (21.31%) Windows
8 39 (21.31%) Linux
9 38 (20.77%) CISM
9 38 (20.77%) Degree
10 36 (19.67%) Risk Management
11 35 (19.13%) UNIX
12 34 (18.58%) Penetration Testing
13 32 (17.49%) Solaris
13 32 (17.49%) Perl
14 31 (16.94%) Bash Shell
15 29 (15.85%) Security Cleared
16 26 (14.21%) Cyber Security
17 25 (13.66%) Red Hat
18 24 (13.11%) PCI DSS
18 24 (13.11%) Network Security
18 24 (13.11%) HP
19 23 (12.57%) TCP/IP
19 23 (12.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 22 (12.02%) OWASP
20 22 (12.02%) Security Testing
20 22 (12.02%) TOGAF
20 22 (12.02%) LDAP
20 22 (12.02%) SABSA

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (4.37%) IIS
2 3 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.92%) SaaS
1 9 (4.92%) PaaS
1 9 (4.92%) IaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (39.89%) Firewall
2 24 (13.11%) Network Security
3 23 (12.57%) TCP/IP
4 22 (12.02%) LDAP
5 20 (10.93%) Wireless
6 19 (10.38%) SAN
7 17 (9.29%) DNS
8 16 (8.74%) DHCP
9 15 (8.20%) WAN
10 14 (7.65%) LAN
10 14 (7.65%) VPN
10 14 (7.65%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (4.92%) Internet
12 7 (3.83%) DMZ
13 3 (1.64%) SMTP
14 2 (1.09%) SSL
14 2 (1.09%) VLAN
14 2 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 2 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 1 (0.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.73%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.64%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 40 (21.86%) Finance
2 10 (5.46%) Banking
3 7 (3.83%) Electronics
4 6 (3.28%) Games
4 6 (3.28%) iGaming
5 5 (2.73%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.73%) Law
6 4 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.64%) Marketing
8 2 (1.09%) Local Government
8 2 (1.09%) Legal
8 2 (1.09%) Retail
8 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (18.03%) Architect
2 30 (16.39%) Analyst
3 28 (15.30%) Security Analyst
4 26 (14.21%) Consultant
5 25 (13.66%) Security Consultant
5 25 (13.66%) Security Architect
6 20 (10.93%) Security Manager
7 19 (10.38%) Security Specialist
7 19 (10.38%) Applications Specialist
7 19 (10.38%) Application Security Specialist
8 18 (9.84%) Security Engineer
8 18 (9.84%) UNIX Engineer
9 15 (8.20%) Penetration Tester
9 15 (8.20%) Tester
10 13 (7.10%) Support Engineer
10 13 (7.10%) Information Analyst
10 13 (7.10%) UNIX Support Engineer
10 13 (7.10%) UNIX Support
11 12 (6.56%) IT Security Manager
11 12 (6.56%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.37%) .NET
2 5 (2.73%) CSS
2 5 (2.73%) JSP
2 5 (2.73%) SOAP
2 5 (2.73%) Web Services
2 5 (2.73%) .NET Framework
2 5 (2.73%) WCF
2 5 (2.73%) REST
2 5 (2.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.78%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.20%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.01%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (6.01%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.46%) CESG
5 9 (4.92%) CESG CLAS
6 8 (4.37%) Clustering
7 7 (3.83%) Cryptography
7 7 (3.83%) Statistics
8 4 (2.19%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.19%) PKI
9 2 (1.09%) GIS
9 2 (1.09%) FMCG
10 1 (0.55%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) NHS
10 1 (0.55%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.31%) Windows
1 39 (21.31%) Linux
2 35 (19.13%) UNIX
3 32 (17.49%) Solaris
4 23 (12.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.73%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (68.31%) Information Security
2 41 (22.40%) Security Architecture
3 36 (19.67%) Risk Management
4 34 (18.58%) Penetration Testing
5 26 (14.21%) Cyber Security
6 22 (12.02%) SABSA
6 22 (12.02%) Security Testing
6 22 (12.02%) OWASP
6 22 (12.02%) TOGAF
7 20 (10.93%) SIEM
8 19 (10.38%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (10.38%) Ethical Hacking
8 19 (10.38%) Load Balancing
9 18 (9.84%) Security Management
9 18 (9.84%) Business Continuity
10 17 (9.29%) Release Management
11 14 (7.65%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.10%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.10%) Data Protection
12 13 (7.10%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.49%) Perl
2 31 (16.94%) Bash Shell
3 17 (9.29%) Bourne shell
4 15 (8.20%) Python
5 11 (6.01%) SQL
6 8 (4.37%) Java
7 7 (3.83%) C#
8 5 (2.73%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.64%) C++
10 2 (1.09%) C
10 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (42.08%) CISSP
2 38 (20.77%) CISM
2 38 (20.77%) Degree
3 29 (15.85%) Security Cleared
4 17 (9.29%) CEH
5 15 (8.20%) CISA
6 13 (7.10%) RHCE
7 9 (4.92%) NCDA
8 7 (3.83%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.28%) CCNA
9 6 (3.28%) MBA
10 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.19%) MCSE
11 4 (2.19%) SSCP
12 3 (1.64%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.64%) VCP4
13 2 (1.09%) CRISC
13 2 (1.09%) MCITP
13 2 (1.09%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (30.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (13.11%) PCI DSS
3 12 (6.56%) COBIT
4 9 (4.92%) SLA
5 6 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.73%) QA
6 5 (2.73%) JSP 440
7 4 (2.19%) BS7799
8 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 17 (9.29%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.74%) NFS
3 14 (7.65%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (4.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.55%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.55%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 19 (10.38%) Nagios
2 18 (9.84%) NetBackup
3 14 (7.65%) yum
3 14 (7.65%) Puppet
4 9 (4.92%) Tivoli
5 7 (3.83%) Nessus
6 2 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.09%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (13.66%) Red Hat
2 24 (13.11%) HP
3 21 (11.48%) NetApp
4 19 (10.38%) CA
5 18 (9.84%) Brocade
6 17 (9.29%) Oracle
7 13 (7.10%) Veritas
8 10 (5.46%) Cisco
9 9 (4.92%) Google
10 8 (4.37%) Tripwire
10 8 (4.37%) VMware
10 8 (4.37%) Qualys
10 8 (4.37%) SAP
10 8 (4.37%) Sun
11 7 (3.83%) Websense
12 6 (3.28%) Symantec
13 5 (2.73%) McAfee
13 5 (2.73%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.73%) Barracuda Networks
13 5 (2.73%) F5
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago