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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 144 153 156
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 21 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.46% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 2
Average salary £50,000 £49,025 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.98% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,200 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,835 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -27.27%
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
2928 3074 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.54% 83.56% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1832 1990 1631
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
Edinburgh 0 17 £50,000 +1.93% 5
Stirling - 3 - -
Glasgow +5 1 £37,998 +5.55%
Vulnerability Management
UK

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (90.63%) Performance Management
2 28 (87.50%) Degree
3 26 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (78.13%) PCI DSS
4 25 (78.13%) Security Architecture
4 25 (78.13%) Data Centre
5 24 (75.00%) Project Management
6 23 (71.88%) Law
6 23 (71.88%) Splunk
6 23 (71.88%) ArcSight
7 19 (59.38%) CISSP
8 17 (53.13%) IIS
8 17 (53.13%) Portfolio Management
9 16 (50.00%) Test Strategy
10 8 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
11 6 (18.75%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Service Management
12 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
12 5 (15.63%) Coaching
13 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
13 4 (12.50%) Information Security
13 4 (12.50%) CISM
14 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
14 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
14 3 (9.38%) Strategic Planning
14 3 (9.38%) Network Security
15 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
15 2 (6.25%) Corporate Banking

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (53.13%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
General
1 23 (71.88%) Law
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Consultant
2 14 (43.75%) Security Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) IT Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) IT Security Consultant
4 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
4 9 (28.13%) Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Project Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Splunk Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) IT Security Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.13%) IT Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 25 (78.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Performance Management
2 25 (78.13%) Security Architecture
3 24 (75.00%) Project Management
4 17 (53.13%) Portfolio Management
5 16 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (18.75%) Service Management
6 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.63%) Coaching
8 4 (12.50%) Information Security
8 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
9 3 (9.38%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
10 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
10 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.25%) Security Management
11 1 (3.13%) ITIL
11 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) Degree
2 19 (59.38%) CISSP
3 8 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (12.50%) CISM
5 2 (6.25%) CISA
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (78.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Splunk
1 23 (71.88%) ArcSight
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
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