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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 144 167 155
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.16% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.19% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £35,000 £46,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% -1.06%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
2543 3114 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.12% 81.28% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 2068 1489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 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
Edinburgh +17 4 £35,000 -24.73%
West Lothian - 3 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Vulnerability Management
UK

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 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 26 (96.30%) Security Architecture
2 25 (92.59%) Performance Management
3 24 (88.89%) PCI DSS
3 24 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (88.89%) Splunk
4 23 (85.19%) ArcSight
5 22 (81.48%) Portfolio Management
5 22 (81.48%) Degree
5 22 (81.48%) Project Management
6 21 (77.78%) Mentoring
6 21 (77.78%) Coaching
7 19 (70.37%) Test Strategy
7 19 (70.37%) CISSP
7 19 (70.37%) IIS
8 18 (66.67%) Service Management
9 13 (48.15%) Law
10 3 (11.11%) ITIL
11 2 (7.41%) UNIX
11 2 (7.41%) Windows
11 2 (7.41%) Linux
11 2 (7.41%) Firewall
11 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
11 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (7.41%) Finance
11 2 (7.41%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (7.41%) Information Security
11 2 (7.41%) SIEM
12 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
12 1 (3.70%) Network Security
12 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 19 (70.37%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
General
1 13 (48.15%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Consultant
2 14 (51.85%) Security Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Project Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) CESG
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Security Architecture
2 25 (92.59%) Performance Management
3 22 (81.48%) Portfolio Management
3 22 (81.48%) Project Management
4 21 (77.78%) Mentoring
4 21 (77.78%) Coaching
5 19 (70.37%) Test Strategy
6 18 (66.67%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
8 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Information Security
8 2 (7.41%) SIEM
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
9 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) Migration
9 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 19 (70.37%) CISSP
3 2 (7.41%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (88.89%) PCI DSS
1 24 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Splunk
2 23 (85.19%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix