The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 154 147 146
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 18 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £49,025 £52,250 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.17% +248.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2928 2588 2423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.75% 79.58% 75.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1970 1704 1657
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Vulnerability Management
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +3 17 £49,050 -6.12% 1
Glasgow - 1 £39,000 - 1
Vulnerability Management
UK

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) CISSP
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) Incident Management
3 12 (54.55%) Information Security
4 11 (50.00%) Security Management
5 9 (40.91%) CEH
6 8 (36.36%) Banking
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Retail
8 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
8 5 (22.73%) Retail Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
9 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
9 3 (13.64%) Cyber Security
9 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (13.64%) Degree
9 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) CESG
9 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
10 2 (9.09%) UNIX
10 2 (9.09%) Windows
10 2 (9.09%) Linux
10 2 (9.09%) McAfee
10 2 (9.09%) Perl
10 2 (9.09%) .NET
10 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 2 (9.09%) Cryptography
10 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
10 2 (9.09%) Computer Science

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
1 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 5 (22.73%) Retail Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Security Specialist
1 10 (45.45%) IT Security Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Management Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 2 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Security Advisor
4 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) CESG
3 2 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Incident Management
2 12 (54.55%) Information Security
3 11 (50.00%) Security Management
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Cyber Security
7 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.09%) Data Privacy
7 2 (9.09%) Data Security
7 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
8 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.55%) OWASP
8 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) CISSP
2 9 (40.91%) CEH
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) McAfee
1 2 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk
2 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
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