The first table below looks at the demand for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 60 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 8 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.44% - 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% - 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 10
Average salary £47,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
443 547 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 79.96% 78.82% 67.19%
Number of salaries quoted 371 460 342
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Vulnerability Assessment
Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Slough

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
1 26 (100.00%) CEH
2 25 (96.15%) Ubuntu
2 25 (96.15%) SIEM
2 25 (96.15%) Red Hat
2 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 25 (96.15%) CISSP
3 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (80.77%) CCNA
4 20 (76.92%) Windows
4 20 (76.92%) OSCE
5 19 (73.08%) Python
5 19 (73.08%) Perl
5 19 (73.08%) PHP
5 19 (73.08%) SQL
5 19 (73.08%) Sophos
5 19 (73.08%) Snort
5 19 (73.08%) Nmap
5 19 (73.08%) OSCP
5 19 (73.08%) CentOS
5 19 (73.08%) Metasploit
5 19 (73.08%) Imperva
5 19 (73.08%) Bash Shell
5 19 (73.08%) tcpdump
5 19 (73.08%) Nessus
5 19 (73.08%) Ruby
6 18 (69.23%) PCI DSS
6 18 (69.23%) HIPAA
7 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Ubuntu
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) CentOS
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) SIEM
2 11 (42.31%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Python
1 19 (73.08%) Perl
1 19 (73.08%) PHP
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
1 19 (73.08%) Bash Shell
1 19 (73.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) CEH
2 25 (96.15%) CISSP
3 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (80.77%) CCNA
4 20 (76.92%) OSCE
5 19 (73.08%) OSCP
6 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) PCI DSS
1 18 (69.23%) HIPAA
2 11 (42.31%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Snort
1 19 (73.08%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Red Hat
2 19 (73.08%) Sophos
2 19 (73.08%) Imperva