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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 187 - 185
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,177 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +20.41%
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
3435 2984 3430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 80.30% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2551 3058
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 24 December 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
Cheadle - 4 - -
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) JSP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) WLAN
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) CA
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) DMZ
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) CESG
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (40.00%) SCADA
3 4 (40.00%) JSP 440
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (40.00%) Network Management
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WLAN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) DMZ
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) CESG
1 4 (40.00%) SCADA
2 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (20.00%) Nessus
3 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (10.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) CA
1 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec
2 3 (30.00%) Websense
2 3 (30.00%) Clearswift
2 3 (30.00%) Kaspersky
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Tripwire