The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 156 - 163
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £45,250 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,375 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -1.25%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2645 2673 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.54% 86.87% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1689 1693 1849
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Scotland

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 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
Glasgow - 6 £45,250 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (88.89%) CISSP
2 15 (83.33%) Information Security
3 14 (77.78%) Degree
4 13 (72.22%) Risk Management
5 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
5 12 (66.67%) CISA
6 11 (61.11%) CISM
6 11 (61.11%) Service Management
6 11 (61.11%) Security Management
6 11 (61.11%) ITIL
6 11 (61.11%) Legal
7 10 (55.56%) Banking
7 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
7 10 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (50.00%) Finance
9 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (44.44%) Retail
9 8 (44.44%) Corporate Banking
9 8 (44.44%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (38.89%) Identity Management
11 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (27.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
12 4 (22.22%) Firewall
12 4 (22.22%) IBM
12 4 (22.22%) SSCP
12 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (22.22%) Network Security

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (61.11%) Legal
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) Corporate Banking
4 8 (44.44%) Retail
5 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacker
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (27.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.56%) CESG
5 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Information Security
2 13 (72.22%) Risk Management
3 11 (61.11%) ITIL
3 11 (61.11%) Security Management
3 11 (61.11%) Service Management
4 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 10 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Digital Forensics
5 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (38.89%) Identity Management
7 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
10 2 (11.11%) Analytics
10 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
10 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
10 2 (11.11%) SIEM
10 2 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) CISSP
2 14 (77.78%) Degree
3 12 (66.67%) CISA
4 11 (61.11%) CISM
5 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (22.22%) CEH
6 4 (22.22%) SSCP
7 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) ISO27002
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Tripwire
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