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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 174 179 179
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.081% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.10% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +20.21%
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
3442 2884 3067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.76% 78.16% 81.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2850 2447 2679
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 30 September 2014.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in Manchester

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) CA
1 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
1 4 (44.44%) DMZ
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (33.33%) Kaspersky
2 3 (33.33%) Nessus
2 3 (33.33%) Nmap
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (33.33%) Websense
2 3 (33.33%) Clearswift
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) DMZ
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Executive
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Telesales Executive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Nmap
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (33.33%) Nessus
2 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (22.22%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) CA
1 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) Websense
2 3 (33.33%) Clearswift
2 3 (33.33%) Kaspersky
3 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
3 2 (22.22%) VMware