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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 233 246 235
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 20 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.042% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.050% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -30.43%
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
5612 5961 5807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.07% 83.34% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4559 4753 4939
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
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 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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 +22 17 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Merseyside - 2 £50,000 -
Cheshire 0 1 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (62.50%) CISSP
3 15 (46.88%) Security Architecture
4 14 (43.75%) Splunk
4 14 (43.75%) ArcSight
4 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
4 14 (43.75%) Degree
4 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
5 12 (37.50%) CISM
5 12 (37.50%) IIS
5 12 (37.50%) Performance Management
5 12 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
6 9 (28.13%) Law
6 9 (28.13%) Project Management
7 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
8 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
9 6 (18.75%) Security Patching
9 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
10 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
10 5 (15.63%) Internet
10 5 (15.63%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) VMware
10 5 (15.63%) Network Security
10 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (12.50%) SIEM
11 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
11 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 4 (12.50%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
1 5 (15.63%) Network Security
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) VPN
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) SSL
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) HTTP
3 3 (9.38%) IPsec
3 3 (9.38%) VLAN
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (9.38%) MPLS
3 3 (9.38%) DSL
3 3 (9.38%) H.323
3 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Law
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Consultant
1 13 (40.63%) Security Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) IT Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) IT Security Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Security Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Security Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Senior IT Security Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Architect
4 5 (15.63%) IT Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Security Architect
4 5 (15.63%) IT Security Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Security Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Project Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Security Architecture
2 12 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
2 12 (37.50%) Performance Management
3 9 (28.13%) Project Management
4 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
6 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 6 (18.75%) Security Patching
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL
7 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.50%) Information Security
8 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.50%) SIEM
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Coaching
9 3 (9.38%) Service Management
9 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) Python
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) CISSP
2 14 (43.75%) Degree
3 12 (37.50%) CISM
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) CISMP
5 3 (9.38%) MCSE
5 3 (9.38%) CCNP
5 3 (9.38%) CCNA
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) XenApp
2 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
2 3 (9.38%) vSphere
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) WSUS
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Splunk
1 14 (43.75%) ArcSight
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
3 3 (9.38%) Meraki
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
3 3 (9.38%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cumbria
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago