The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 181 183 196
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.051% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.061% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Vulnerability Assessment
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2933 3283 3343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.78% 83.18% 80.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2422 2692 2856
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Manchester

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) CFCE
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) SCADA
3 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) GCIA
3 1 (25.00%) GCIH
3 1 (25.00%) GCFA
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LAN

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WLAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) CFCE
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) GCIA
2 1 (25.00%) GCIH
2 1 (25.00%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Tripwire