The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 25 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 2 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.47% 3.48% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 4.73% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £32,090
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +86.97%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,177 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +20.41%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 148 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 83.82% 73.63% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 77 113 119
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in the Midlands

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) PCI QSA
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Legal

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) PCI QSA
1 2 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS