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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 260 243 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.073% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.092% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
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
6197 5414 5838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.87% 79.30% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5042 4584 5021
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Manchester -8 2 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 14 (73.68%) TCP/IP
2 13 (68.42%) CheckPoint
2 13 (68.42%) Symantec
2 13 (68.42%) Websense
2 13 (68.42%) McAfee
2 13 (68.42%) Blue Coat
2 13 (68.42%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (68.42%) IronPort
2 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) SIEM
3 12 (63.16%) Cyber Security
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) Juniper
4 11 (57.89%) Qualys
4 11 (57.89%) Nessus
4 11 (57.89%) Snort
4 11 (57.89%) Lumension
4 11 (57.89%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (57.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (57.89%) Becrypt
4 11 (57.89%) LogRhythm
4 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (57.89%) Splunk
5 9 (47.37%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) CEH
6 8 (42.11%) Network Security
6 8 (42.11%) SSCP
6 8 (42.11%) CISSP
6 8 (42.11%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) TCP/IP
2 13 (68.42%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (42.11%) Network Security
4 5 (26.32%) HTTP
4 5 (26.32%) HTTPS
4 5 (26.32%) SSL
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) DNS
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Security Specialist
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Security Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) SIEM
2 12 (63.16%) Cyber Security
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) CEH
2 8 (42.11%) SSCP
2 8 (42.11%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Snort
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Nessus
1 11 (57.89%) McAfee ePO
1 11 (57.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) CheckPoint
1 13 (68.42%) Symantec
1 13 (68.42%) Websense
1 13 (68.42%) McAfee
1 13 (68.42%) Blue Coat
1 13 (68.42%) IronPort
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) Qualys
3 11 (57.89%) Lumension
3 11 (57.89%) Becrypt
3 11 (57.89%) LogRhythm
3 11 (57.89%) Splunk
4 5 (26.32%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP
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