The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 186 173 185
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.16% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.20% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £58,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.65% +46.87%
Vulnerability Management
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
3499 2936 2982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.03% 78.54% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2930 2476 2637
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Bolton - 4 £32,500 -
Vulnerability Management
North West

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) Firmware
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (30.00%) WSUS
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) HP
1 3 (30.00%) NetApp
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) ArcSight