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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 245 243 267
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.068% 0.015% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.018% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6113 5485 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.98% 80.76% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 4570 5624
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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
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 19 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
Manchester - 5 £47,500 - 1
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) SCADA
4 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (36.36%) JSP 440
4 4 (36.36%) JSP
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) CESG
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) DMZ
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Aerospace
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
4 4 (36.36%) Network Management
4 4 (36.36%) CA
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) WLAN
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (36.36%) Cyber Security
4 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (36.36%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) WLAN
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) DMZ
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (36.36%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Security Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Security Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Security Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) CESG
1 4 (36.36%) SCADA
2 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
3 4 (36.36%) Network Management
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (36.36%) Cyber Security
3 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (18.18%) Nessus
3 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (9.09%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) CA
1 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
2 3 (27.27%) Websense
2 3 (27.27%) Clearswift
2 3 (27.27%) Kaspersky
3 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Tripwire
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