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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 234 235 260
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 16 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.36% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.40% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 1
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +16.25%
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
5430 5966 6308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.15% 88.67% 85.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4523 4944 5005
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +1 15 £50,000 -
Cheshire +33 1 £75,000 +33.33%
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (92.00%) CISSP
2 21 (84.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (84.00%) PCI DSS
3 20 (80.00%) Degree
4 19 (76.00%) Network Security
5 18 (72.00%) Security Operations
6 17 (68.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 17 (68.00%) Compliance Management
6 17 (68.00%) Security Architecture
7 16 (64.00%) IIS
7 16 (64.00%) Splunk
7 16 (64.00%) Portfolio Management
7 16 (64.00%) ArcSight
7 16 (64.00%) Performance Management
7 16 (64.00%) Data Centre
7 16 (64.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 16 (64.00%) IISP
8 12 (48.00%) SIEM
8 12 (48.00%) Test Strategy
8 12 (48.00%) Project Management
8 12 (48.00%) Law
8 12 (48.00%) Information Security
9 10 (40.00%) QRadar
10 8 (32.00%) CISM
11 5 (20.00%) Firewall
12 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (12.00%) Security Management
12 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
12 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
12 3 (12.00%) Symantec

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 16 (64.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Network Security
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Looker
General
1 12 (48.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Consultant
1 17 (68.00%) Security Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 16 (64.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.00%) AS400
5 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Security Operations
2 17 (68.00%) Compliance Management
2 17 (68.00%) Security Architecture
3 16 (64.00%) Performance Management
3 16 (64.00%) Portfolio Management
3 16 (64.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 12 (48.00%) Information Security
4 12 (48.00%) Project Management
4 12 (48.00%) SIEM
4 12 (48.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) Security Management
5 3 (12.00%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) CISSP
2 20 (80.00%) Degree
3 16 (64.00%) IISP
4 8 (32.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) CEH
5 1 (4.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (84.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (84.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) QRadar
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) ArcSight
1 16 (64.00%) Splunk
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) MobileIron
2 3 (12.00%) ScanSafe
2 3 (12.00%) Sophos
2 3 (12.00%) Symantec
3 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Qualys
4 1 (4.00%) VMware