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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank - 157 152
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.065% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.079% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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
3024 2521 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 81.20% 81.90% 76.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 1642 1644
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint