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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 184 173 176
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -15.50%
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
3338 2980 3045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.08% 77.24% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2678 2557 2657
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in Manchester

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Stockport -2 1 £18,000 -48.57%
Vulnerability Assessment
North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Nessus
2 3 (42.86%) Nmap
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) CORE IMPACT
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Kaspersky
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) DMZ
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) DMZ
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Sales Executive
1 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Security Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Telesales Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Kaspersky
1 1 (14.29%) CA
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) Websense
1 1 (14.29%) Clearswift