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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
England / North West
Rank 222 213 261
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +48
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 25 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.41% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.46% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 3
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
5437 4983 6108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.35% 88.23% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4509 4153 5093
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 14 £31,825 -54.53% 3
Merseyside -1 9 £53,573 +19.05%
Cheshire +15 2 £45,000 +4.65%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 26 (65.00%) Network Security
3 23 (57.50%) Information Security
4 22 (55.00%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (42.50%) Cisco
6 14 (35.00%) SIEM
6 14 (35.00%) Security Operations
7 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
8 12 (30.00%) VMware
8 12 (30.00%) ITIL
8 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (30.00%) Degree
9 10 (25.00%) Server Hardening
9 10 (25.00%) VPN
9 10 (25.00%) Citrix
10 9 (22.50%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
10 9 (22.50%) Physics
10 9 (22.50%) Human Factors
11 8 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (20.00%) Splunk
11 8 (20.00%) LAN
11 8 (20.00%) WAN
12 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (15.00%) Wireless Security
13 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (15.00%) DMZ
13 6 (15.00%) CISSP
13 6 (15.00%) Unix

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 26 (65.00%) Network Security
3 10 (25.00%) VPN
4 8 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (20.00%) LAN
4 8 (20.00%) WAN
5 6 (15.00%) DMZ
5 6 (15.00%) Wireless
5 6 (15.00%) Wireless Security
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (10.00%) IPv4
6 4 (10.00%) IPv6
6 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.00%) VoIP
7 3 (7.50%) DHCP
7 3 (7.50%) DNS
7 3 (7.50%) Internet
7 3 (7.50%) SSL
8 2 (5.00%) OSPF
9 1 (2.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) GIS
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
1 20 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Network Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Network Security Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Operations Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Security Operations Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) IT Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) IT Operations Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Junior
5 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Operations Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Unix
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Information Security
2 22 (55.00%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (35.00%) Security Operations
3 14 (35.00%) SIEM
4 12 (30.00%) ITIL
5 10 (25.00%) Server Hardening
6 9 (22.50%) Human Factors
6 9 (22.50%) Physics
7 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (15.00%) Security Management
9 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
9 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (10.00%) Analytics
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.00%) Identity Management
10 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C
1 5 (12.50%) C++
1 5 (12.50%) Java
1 5 (12.50%) Python
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (15.00%) CISSP
4 4 (10.00%) CISM
5 3 (7.50%) CISMP
6 2 (5.00%) CISA
6 2 (5.00%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.50%) CEH
7 1 (2.50%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.50%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Nessus
1 3 (7.50%) Nmap
1 3 (7.50%) RSA enVision
2 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.00%) Nexpose
2 2 (5.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Citrix
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 8 (20.00%) Splunk
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) Oracle
8 5 (12.50%) ArcSight
9 4 (10.00%) Juniper
10 3 (7.50%) Intel Security
10 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
11 2 (5.00%) Apple
11 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
11 2 (5.00%) Intel
11 2 (5.00%) NetWitness
11 2 (5.00%) Qualys
12 1 (2.50%) Capita
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