The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 143 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.078% 0.37% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.47% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
Vulnerability Assessment
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1997 1902 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.19% 77.95% 75.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1474 1238
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Reading

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Nmap
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee