The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 224 235 247
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 14 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.044% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.054% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £57,500 £39,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.43% -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in the North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in the North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Cheshire - 13 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £57,500 -
Manchester +15 1 £55,000 +41.02% 2
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (84.21%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 12 (63.16%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (63.16%) Security Management
4 12 (63.16%) ERP
4 12 (63.16%) ITIL
4 12 (63.16%) COBIT
5 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (42.11%) Network Security
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Information Security Management
7 6 (31.58%) Legal
7 6 (31.58%) Life Science
8 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) Broadband
9 4 (21.05%) VoIP
9 4 (21.05%) SMTP
9 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (21.05%) VPN
9 4 (21.05%) DNS
9 4 (21.05%) SLA
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco
9 4 (21.05%) Service Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) Network Security
3 4 (21.05%) Broadband
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 4 (21.05%) SMTP
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Legal
3 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
1 13 (68.42%) Security Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Information Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Life Science
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) Risk Assessment
2 12 (63.16%) Security Management
2 12 (63.16%) ERP
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Information Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) CEH
3 1 (5.26%) CFCE
3 1 (5.26%) GCIA
3 1 (5.26%) GCIH
3 1 (5.26%) GCFA
3 1 (5.26%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) COBIT
2 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (21.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Tripwire
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