The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 218 236 234
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 9 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 11
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +9.82%
Vulnerability Management
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
4772 5386 5843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.92% 88.32% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4043 4300 4701
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the North West region.

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in the North West

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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 +9 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 23 (82.14%) CISSP
2 20 (71.43%) Security Operations
3 19 (67.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (67.86%) Degree
4 17 (60.71%) Network Security
5 16 (57.14%) PCI DSS
6 13 (46.43%) Project Management
7 12 (42.86%) Security Architecture
7 12 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (39.29%) Splunk
8 11 (39.29%) Portfolio Management
8 11 (39.29%) ArcSight
8 11 (39.29%) SIEM
8 11 (39.29%) Test Strategy
8 11 (39.29%) QRadar
8 11 (39.29%) IISP
8 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
8 11 (39.29%) CISM
8 11 (39.29%) Law
8 11 (39.29%) IIS
8 11 (39.29%) Performance Management
9 10 (35.71%) Information Security
10 8 (28.57%) Firewall
11 7 (25.00%) VMware
11 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (21.43%) CISMP
12 6 (21.43%) Finance
13 5 (17.86%) Risk Management

Vulnerability Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Network Security
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (39.29%) Law
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Consultant
1 13 (46.43%) Security Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Security Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) IT Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.71%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Security Penetration Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Security Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
7 1 (3.57%) IT Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) iPad
4 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.57%) AS400
5 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Security Operations
2 13 (46.43%) Project Management
3 12 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 11 (39.29%) Performance Management
4 11 (39.29%) Portfolio Management
4 11 (39.29%) SIEM
4 11 (39.29%) Test Strategy
5 10 (35.71%) Information Security
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Security Patching
9 3 (10.71%) Security Management
9 3 (10.71%) Threat Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 2 (7.14%) Validation
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) CISSP
2 19 (67.86%) Degree
3 11 (39.29%) CISM
3 11 (39.29%) IISP
4 6 (21.43%) CISMP
5 2 (7.14%) CISA
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (67.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.14%) COBIT
3 2 (7.14%) COSO
4 1 (3.57%) ISO27002
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) QRadar
2 2 (7.14%) Nessus
2 2 (7.14%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) ArcSight
1 11 (39.29%) Splunk
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) MobileIron
3 3 (10.71%) ScanSafe
3 3 (10.71%) Sophos
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.14%) Qualys
5 1 (3.57%) IBM