The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 149 174 161
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.051% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.062% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £67,197 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +106.76%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Vulnerability Management
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
2666 3220 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.59% 81.42% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 2143 1421
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 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
West Lothian - 6 - -
Edinburgh +8 4 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Vulnerability Management
UK

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (95.83%) Security Architecture
2 22 (91.67%) Performance Management
3 21 (87.50%) PCI DSS
3 21 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (87.50%) Splunk
3 21 (87.50%) Portfolio Management
3 21 (87.50%) Mentoring
3 21 (87.50%) Coaching
4 20 (83.33%) ArcSight
5 19 (79.17%) Project Management
5 19 (79.17%) Degree
6 18 (75.00%) CISSP
6 18 (75.00%) IIS
6 18 (75.00%) Service Management
6 18 (75.00%) Test Strategy
7 10 (41.67%) Law
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) UNIX
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
9 2 (8.33%) Linux
9 2 (8.33%) Firewall
9 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
9 2 (8.33%) Finance
9 2 (8.33%) Information Security
9 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (8.33%) SIEM
10 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (4.17%) Network Security

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
General
1 10 (41.67%) Law
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Consultant
2 13 (54.17%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Security Architecture
2 22 (91.67%) Performance Management
3 21 (87.50%) Portfolio Management
3 21 (87.50%) Mentoring
3 21 (87.50%) Coaching
4 19 (79.17%) Project Management
5 18 (75.00%) Service Management
5 18 (75.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) SIEM
7 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 18 (75.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (87.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Splunk
2 20 (83.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee