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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
England / North West
Rank 234 210 250
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +40
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 14 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.34% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.39% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 2
Median salary £38,750 £90,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.94% +89.47%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%

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
5267 4836 5924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.83% 87.39% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4420 4018 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,469 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -34 8 £24,375 -72.91% 5
Cheshire +15 3 £37,500 -12.79%
Merseyside -3 3 £53,573 - 1
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 17 (62.96%) Firewall
1 17 (62.96%) Network Security
2 15 (55.56%) SIEM
3 13 (48.15%) Information Security
4 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
4 11 (40.74%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (37.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (33.33%) Degree
7 8 (29.63%) Security Operations
7 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco
7 8 (29.63%) ITIL
8 7 (25.93%) Server Hardening
9 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (22.22%) Wireless Security
9 6 (22.22%) Splunk
9 6 (22.22%) LAN
9 6 (22.22%) WAN
9 6 (22.22%) VPN
9 6 (22.22%) Wireless
10 5 (18.52%) VMware
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 5 (18.52%) DMZ
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 4 (14.81%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
11 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS

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 17 (62.96%) Firewall
1 17 (62.96%) Network Security
2 10 (37.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (22.22%) LAN
3 6 (22.22%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) WAN
3 6 (22.22%) Wireless
3 6 (22.22%) Wireless Security
4 5 (18.52%) DMZ
5 4 (14.81%) IPv4
5 4 (14.81%) IPv6
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.41%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) DNS
6 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.70%) Junos
7 1 (3.70%) SSL
7 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) IT Operations Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Information Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Operations Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Physics
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) SIEM
2 13 (48.15%) Information Security
3 11 (40.74%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (29.63%) ITIL
4 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Security Operations
5 7 (25.93%) Server Hardening
6 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (14.81%) Data Loss Prevention
8 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
8 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Security Management
9 3 (11.11%) Business Development
9 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 3 (11.11%) Data Security
9 3 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (11.11%) Human Factors
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
1 3 (11.11%) C++
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) Python
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) CREST Certified
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) CISA
4 1 (3.70%) CISM
4 1 (3.70%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) RSA enVision
2 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) Nessus
2 1 (3.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) Splunk
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) ArcSight
6 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.70%) Capita
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
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