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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 132 148 167
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 29 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% 0.48% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.56% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £67,197
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -18.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £42,955
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £91,439
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -19.14%
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
2654 2701 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.48% 86.93% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1714 1846
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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
Edinburgh +14 19 £52,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 7 £43,000 -
Glasgow -20 3 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Vulnerability Management
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Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 38 (77.55%) Security Operations
2 36 (73.47%) Degree
2 36 (73.47%) CISSP
3 33 (67.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (65.31%) Performance Management
4 32 (65.31%) PCI DSS
4 32 (65.31%) Security Architecture
4 32 (65.31%) Portfolio Management
5 31 (63.27%) ArcSight
5 31 (63.27%) Splunk
5 31 (63.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 31 (63.27%) IISP
5 31 (63.27%) Data Centre
5 31 (63.27%) IIS
6 29 (59.18%) SIEM
7 27 (55.10%) Project Management
8 26 (53.06%) Test Strategy
9 25 (51.02%) Law
10 23 (46.94%) Network Security
11 19 (38.78%) Information Security
12 16 (32.65%) QRadar
13 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
14 10 (20.41%) CISM
15 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
15 7 (14.29%) Unix
15 7 (14.29%) Windows
16 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
17 5 (10.20%) Firewall
17 5 (10.20%) Service Management
17 5 (10.20%) CISA

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 31 (63.27%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) Network Security
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) Converged Networks
4 1 (2.04%) DSL
4 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) MPLS
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
General
1 25 (51.02%) Law
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Consultant
1 31 (63.27%) Security Consultant
2 24 (48.98%) IT Consultant
2 24 (48.98%) IT Security Consultant
3 14 (28.57%) Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) SIEM Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 7 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Security Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Associate Consultant
8 4 (8.16%) Associate Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) IT Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) IT Risk Consultant
8 4 (8.16%) IT Security Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 31 (63.27%) Data Centre
1 31 (63.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) PKI
4 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Unix
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) Security Operations
2 32 (65.31%) Performance Management
2 32 (65.31%) Portfolio Management
2 32 (65.31%) Security Architecture
3 29 (59.18%) SIEM
4 27 (55.10%) Project Management
5 26 (53.06%) Test Strategy
6 19 (38.78%) Information Security
7 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.20%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
9 5 (10.20%) Service Management
9 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (8.16%) Digital Forensics
10 4 (8.16%) ITIL
10 4 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Security Management
10 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.12%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (73.47%) CISSP
1 36 (73.47%) Degree
2 31 (63.27%) IISP
3 10 (20.41%) CISM
4 5 (10.20%) CEH
4 5 (10.20%) CHFI
4 5 (10.20%) CISA
4 5 (10.20%) ECSA
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (67.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (65.31%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.08%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (32.65%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) ArcSight
1 31 (63.27%) Splunk
2 4 (8.16%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) Avaya
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) Intel Security
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