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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 240 246 257
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 11 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.31% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.36% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Median salary £41,000 £48,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.02% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £54,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
5606 5898 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 88.44% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4684 4896 5237
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -8 11 £41,000 -11.82% 1
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 36 (87.80%) Penetration Testing
2 32 (78.05%) Network Security
3 22 (53.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 18 (43.90%) SIEM
5 16 (39.02%) Information Security
5 16 (39.02%) ITIL
6 15 (36.59%) Project Management
6 15 (36.59%) Ethical Hacking
6 15 (36.59%) Mentoring
6 15 (36.59%) Business Development
6 15 (36.59%) QA
6 15 (36.59%) CREST Certified
7 14 (34.15%) Degree
7 14 (34.15%) DHCP
7 14 (34.15%) DNS
8 13 (31.71%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (29.27%) Tigerscheme
9 12 (29.27%) Cyber Scheme
9 12 (29.27%) CHECK Team Leader
9 12 (29.27%) Blog
9 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
9 12 (29.27%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (29.27%) Firewall
9 12 (29.27%) Objective-C
9 12 (29.27%) C#
9 12 (29.27%) C++
9 12 (29.27%) Java
9 12 (29.27%) PHP
9 12 (29.27%) VB.NET
9 12 (29.27%) .NET

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (78.05%) Network Security
2 14 (34.15%) DHCP
2 14 (34.15%) DNS
3 12 (29.27%) Firewall
3 12 (29.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
5 8 (19.51%) Junos
5 8 (19.51%) MPLS
5 8 (19.51%) VLAN
6 7 (17.07%) VPN
7 6 (14.63%) BIG-IP
8 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.88%) DMZ
9 2 (4.88%) IPv4
9 2 (4.88%) IPv6
9 2 (4.88%) LAN
9 2 (4.88%) WAN
9 2 (4.88%) Wireless
9 2 (4.88%) Wireless Security
10 1 (2.44%) VoIP
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Security Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Consultant
2 12 (29.27%) Security Consultant
2 12 (29.27%) Senior Consultant
2 12 (29.27%) Senior Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Senior Security Consultant
3 9 (21.95%) Security Specialist
4 8 (19.51%) Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 8 (19.51%) Security Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Security Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Information Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) IT Security Specialist
5 7 (17.07%) Network Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Blog
2 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
1 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (53.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 18 (43.90%) SIEM
4 16 (39.02%) Information Security
4 16 (39.02%) ITIL
5 15 (36.59%) Business Development
5 15 (36.59%) Ethical Hacking
5 15 (36.59%) Mentoring
5 15 (36.59%) Project Management
6 13 (31.71%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (19.51%) Change Management
7 8 (19.51%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (17.07%) Data Loss Prevention
9 5 (12.20%) Data Security
10 2 (4.88%) Identity Management
10 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (4.88%) Server Hardening
11 1 (2.44%) Change Control
11 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) C#
1 12 (29.27%) C++
1 12 (29.27%) Java
1 12 (29.27%) Objective-C
1 12 (29.27%) PHP
1 12 (29.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) CREST Certified
2 14 (34.15%) Degree
3 12 (29.27%) CHECK Team Leader
3 12 (29.27%) Cyber Scheme
3 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
3 12 (29.27%) Tigerscheme
4 3 (7.32%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) CISM
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) QA
2 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
3 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) Nessus
2 1 (2.44%) Proventia
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
2 9 (21.95%) Intel Security
2 9 (21.95%) Juniper
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) F5
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
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