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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 209 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 22 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.071% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.083% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £90,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
4812 6019 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.41% 85.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3985 5083 4676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Manchester +31 14 £90,000 +89.47% 2
Merseyside - 6 - -
Cheshire +24 1 £43,000 -14.00%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (68.18%) Information Security
2 29 (65.91%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (54.55%) Degree
4 19 (43.18%) Finance
5 17 (38.64%) Management Information System
6 15 (34.09%) Risk Management
6 15 (34.09%) Banking
6 15 (34.09%) Network Security
6 15 (34.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 14 (31.82%) SIEM
7 14 (31.82%) Security Management
8 13 (29.55%) CISM
8 13 (29.55%) CISSP
8 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
9 12 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (25.00%) QA
10 11 (25.00%) Blog
10 11 (25.00%) PHP
10 11 (25.00%) Project Management
10 11 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
10 11 (25.00%) CREST Certified
11 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
11 10 (22.73%) C#
11 10 (22.73%) C++
11 10 (22.73%) Java
11 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
11 10 (22.73%) .NET
11 10 (22.73%) Business Development

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (2.27%) Confluence
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) Network Security
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) Intranet
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) 3G
4 1 (2.27%) Broadband
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) Junos
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (2.27%) SMTP
4 1 (2.27%) SNMP
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) JMeter
1 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Banking
3 10 (22.73%) Legal
4 6 (13.64%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (13.64%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.27%) Law
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Analyst
1 7 (15.91%) Penetration Tester
1 7 (15.91%) Senior Manager
1 7 (15.91%) Tester
2 6 (13.64%) Security Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Security Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.82%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Information Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Junior
5 2 (4.55%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Security Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Management Information System
2 11 (25.00%) Blog
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
4 6 (13.64%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (6.82%) PKI
7 2 (4.55%) Cryptography
7 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (2.27%) Cybercrime
8 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
8 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Information Security
2 29 (65.91%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Risk Management
3 15 (34.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 14 (31.82%) Security Management
4 14 (31.82%) SIEM
5 12 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (25.00%) Project Management
6 11 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (22.73%) Business Development
7 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 9 (20.45%) Incident Management
9 8 (18.18%) Service Management
10 7 (15.91%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (15.91%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (15.91%) Security Operations
10 7 (15.91%) Security Testing
10 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.64%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) PHP
2 10 (22.73%) C#
2 10 (22.73%) C++
2 10 (22.73%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) Objective-C
2 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.82%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 13 (29.55%) CISM
2 13 (29.55%) CISSP
2 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
3 11 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 11 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 8 (18.18%) CISA
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (9.09%) CEH
6 4 (9.09%) GIAC
6 4 (9.09%) SANS
7 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (9.09%) COBIT
2 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.55%) ISO27002
3 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) HP
3 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.27%) Juniper
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