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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 236 243 248
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.084% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
5623 5954 5806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.15% 83.33% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4563 4732 4929
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 +11 11 £52,500 +7.14% 1
Manchester +12 3 £47,500 +75.92% 1
Merseyside - 1 £57,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (76.67%) Information Security
2 19 (63.33%) Finance
3 18 (60.00%) Firewall
4 15 (50.00%) Security Management
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) ITIL
5 14 (46.67%) ERP
5 14 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (46.67%) COBIT
6 10 (33.33%) Network Security
6 10 (33.33%) SQL
7 9 (30.00%) UNIX
7 9 (30.00%) Information Security Management
7 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (26.67%) Life Science
8 8 (26.67%) Legal
9 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
9 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
9 7 (23.33%) MySQL
9 7 (23.33%) PHP
10 6 (20.00%) HTML
10 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.00%) Photoshop
10 6 (20.00%) MS Project
10 6 (20.00%) MS Office
10 6 (20.00%) CSS
10 6 (20.00%) Adobe
10 6 (20.00%) Change Management
10 6 (20.00%) Windows
10 6 (20.00%) XHTML

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (20.00%) MS Project
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (13.33%) Broadband
3 4 (13.33%) VoIP
3 4 (13.33%) SMTP
3 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) VPN
3 4 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Legal
3 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
1 17 (56.67%) Security Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Information Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.33%) Cyber Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Principal Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
1 6 (20.00%) CSS
1 6 (20.00%) XHTML
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Life Science
2 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.00%) User Experience
4 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) UNIX
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Information Security
2 15 (50.00%) Security Management
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) ERP
3 14 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (30.00%) Information Security Management
5 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (20.00%) Content Management
5 6 (20.00%) SEO
5 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.33%) Change Control
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
7 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) PHP
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) GIAC
3 2 (6.67%) GCIA
3 2 (6.67%) GCIH
3 2 (6.67%) GCFA
3 2 (6.67%) CFCE
3 2 (6.67%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) COBIT
2 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (13.33%) SLA
4 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Adobe
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
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