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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 248 221 255
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +34
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 11 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 4
Median salary £41,750 £72,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.41% +52.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £90,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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
5516 5412 6492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 87.87% 86.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 4450 5568
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,746 £28,500 £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 4 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -19 9 £44,750 -45.75%
Cheshire +13 2 £38,750 +72.22%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 16 (66.67%) SIEM
2 14 (58.33%) Network Security
3 13 (54.17%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (50.00%) Firewall
4 12 (50.00%) Information Security
5 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
6 10 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
9 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
9 6 (25.00%) PCI DSS
9 6 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (20.83%) CREST Certified
10 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
10 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
10 5 (20.83%) Server Hardening
10 5 (20.83%) Splunk
10 5 (20.83%) Business Development
10 5 (20.83%) QA
10 5 (20.83%) Wireless Security
10 5 (20.83%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (20.83%) Wireless
10 5 (20.83%) Data Security
10 5 (20.83%) Legal
10 5 (20.83%) Project Management
10 5 (20.83%) LAN

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 14 (58.33%) Network Security
2 12 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (20.83%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) WAN
4 5 (20.83%) Wireless
4 5 (20.83%) Wireless Security
5 4 (16.67%) DMZ
5 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) IPv4
6 3 (12.50%) IPv6
6 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) Junos
7 2 (8.33%) MPLS
7 2 (8.33%) VLAN
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
General
1 5 (20.83%) Legal
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Blog
3 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) SIEM
2 13 (54.17%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (50.00%) Information Security
4 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 5 (20.83%) Business Development
7 5 (20.83%) Data Security
7 5 (20.83%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
7 5 (20.83%) Server Hardening
8 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (16.67%) Security Management
9 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
10 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
10 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C++
1 3 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
2 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) CREST Certified
3 2 (8.33%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) Cyber Scheme
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
1 1 (4.17%) Nmap
1 1 (4.17%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
2 5 (20.83%) Splunk
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.17%) Capita
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
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Salary: Highly Competitive
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