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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 207 242 242
Rank change year-on-year
+35 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 37 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.12% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.14% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 1
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -24.00%
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
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +53 37 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 49 (67.12%) Security Operations
2 48 (65.75%) CISSP
3 41 (56.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (56.16%) Degree
4 38 (52.05%) PCI DSS
5 36 (49.32%) SIEM
6 29 (39.73%) Project Management
7 27 (36.99%) Information Security
8 26 (35.62%) Data Centre
9 25 (34.25%) IISP
9 25 (34.25%) Security Operations Centre
9 25 (34.25%) IIS
9 25 (34.25%) Security Architecture
9 25 (34.25%) Splunk
9 25 (34.25%) Portfolio Management
9 25 (34.25%) ArcSight
9 25 (34.25%) Performance Management
10 24 (32.88%) Test Strategy
10 24 (32.88%) Law
11 23 (31.51%) CISM
12 22 (30.14%) Network Security
13 20 (27.40%) Penetration Testing
14 18 (24.66%) Firewall
14 18 (24.66%) QRadar
15 17 (23.29%) Risk Assessment
16 14 (19.18%) Risk Management
16 14 (19.18%) Finance
17 12 (16.44%) VMware
17 12 (16.44%) Internet
18 11 (15.07%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (34.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.14%) Network Security
2 18 (24.66%) Firewall
3 12 (16.44%) Internet
4 11 (15.07%) VPN
5 4 (5.48%) Intranet
General
1 24 (32.88%) Law
2 14 (19.18%) Finance
3 8 (10.96%) Legal
4 6 (8.22%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.22%) Retail
5 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 4 (5.48%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (4.11%) Publishing
7 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Consultant
1 39 (53.42%) Security Consultant
2 33 (45.21%) IT Consultant
2 33 (45.21%) IT Security Consultant
3 19 (26.03%) Analyst
3 19 (26.03%) Security Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) SIEM Consultant
4 12 (16.44%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 11 (15.07%) Senior Consultant
5 11 (15.07%) Senior Security Consultant
6 9 (12.33%) Senior IT Consultant
6 9 (12.33%) Senior IT Security Consultant
7 8 (10.96%) Splunk Consultant
8 6 (8.22%) Information Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) IT Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Security Manager
10 4 (5.48%) Compliance Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Data Centre
2 25 (34.25%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.22%) Life Science
5 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.74%) Fintech
6 2 (2.74%) iPad
6 2 (2.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
1 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Security Operations
2 36 (49.32%) SIEM
3 29 (39.73%) Project Management
4 27 (36.99%) Information Security
5 25 (34.25%) Performance Management
5 25 (34.25%) Portfolio Management
5 25 (34.25%) Security Architecture
6 24 (32.88%) Test Strategy
7 20 (27.40%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (23.29%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (19.18%) Risk Management
10 11 (15.07%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (15.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (13.70%) Analytics
11 10 (13.70%) Presales
12 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
12 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
12 9 (12.33%) ITIL
13 8 (10.96%) Security Management
13 8 (10.96%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (65.75%) CISSP
2 41 (56.16%) Degree
3 25 (34.25%) IISP
4 23 (31.51%) CISM
5 11 (15.07%) CISMP
6 6 (8.22%) CISA
7 4 (5.48%) CEH
7 4 (5.48%) GIAC
7 4 (5.48%) SANS
8 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (56.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (52.05%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.22%) COBIT
4 2 (2.74%) COSO
4 2 (2.74%) ISO27002
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) QRadar
2 4 (5.48%) Nessus
2 4 (5.48%) Nmap
3 3 (4.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) ArcSight
1 25 (34.25%) Splunk
2 12 (16.44%) VMware
3 7 (9.59%) IBM
3 7 (9.59%) Qualys
4 4 (5.48%) Symantec
5 3 (4.11%) Adobe
5 3 (4.11%) AlgoSec
5 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.11%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (4.11%) Juniper
5 3 (4.11%) McAfee
5 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.37%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.37%) NetApp
6 1 (1.37%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (1.37%) ScanSafe
6 1 (1.37%) Sophos
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