The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 304 416 445
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +29
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 95 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.28% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 25
Median salary £55,000 £53,879 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -2.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £31,000 £44,700
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £59,400 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +12.82%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13901 18409 18505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.86% 86.17% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11463 15390 14659
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +106 57 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Oxfordshire +39 21 £48,500 +61.66% 1
East Sussex +28 6 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Hampshire +2 4 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Surrey +22 3 £49,000 +3.15% 1
West Sussex - 2 £75,000 -
Kent +11 1 £33,500 -4.28% 2
Middlesex +7 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 135 (62.50%) Information Security
2 125 (57.87%) Windows
3 120 (55.56%) Nessus
4 104 (48.15%) Linux
5 81 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
6 66 (30.56%) Python
6 66 (30.56%) Qualys
6 66 (30.56%) Cybersecurity
7 65 (30.09%) Telecoms
7 65 (30.09%) CEH
8 62 (28.70%) OWASP
9 61 (28.24%) Nmap
10 59 (27.31%) Management Information System
10 59 (27.31%) C
10 59 (27.31%) C++
11 58 (26.85%) CISSP
12 52 (24.07%) Java
12 52 (24.07%) Network Security
13 49 (22.69%) Perl
13 49 (22.69%) Firewall
14 47 (21.76%) OSCP
15 46 (21.30%) Security Cleared
16 45 (20.83%) OpenVAS
17 43 (19.91%) Bash Shell
18 42 (19.44%) SIEM
18 42 (19.44%) TCP/IP
19 40 (18.52%) GPEN
19 40 (18.52%) Security Operations
20 38 (17.59%) GIAC
21 36 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.63%) IIS
2 2 (0.93%) Apache
2 2 (0.93%) Confluence
2 2 (0.93%) Drupal
2 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.63%) Office 365
2 7 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.31%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (24.07%) Network Security
2 49 (22.69%) Firewall
3 42 (19.44%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (6.02%) Wireless
6 9 (4.17%) Internet
7 7 (3.24%) LAN
7 7 (3.24%) WAN
8 4 (1.85%) Intranet
9 3 (1.39%) IPsec
10 1 (0.46%) SS7
10 1 (0.46%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.96%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.31%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (6.94%) Metasploit
2 11 (5.09%) Burp Suite
3 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 65 (30.09%) Telecoms
2 35 (16.20%) Games
3 21 (9.72%) Finance
4 6 (2.78%) Back Office
4 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.39%) Electronics
5 3 (1.39%) Legal
5 3 (1.39%) Marketing
6 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 80 (37.04%) Analyst
2 75 (34.72%) Security Analyst
3 52 (24.07%) Tester
4 48 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
5 24 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 24 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
6 21 (9.72%) Product Analyst
6 21 (9.72%) Security Tester
7 18 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 17 (7.87%) Consultant
8 17 (7.87%) Security Consultant
8 17 (7.87%) Security Penetration Tester
8 17 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (7.41%) Senior Security Analyst
10 15 (6.94%) Information Security Engineer
10 15 (6.94%) Security Engineer
11 14 (6.48%) IT Analyst
11 14 (6.48%) IT Security Analyst
11 14 (6.48%) Testing Analyst
12 11 (5.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.39%) HTML
1 3 (1.39%) HTML5
2 2 (0.93%) .NET
2 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (0.93%) JSON
2 2 (0.93%) RESTful
2 2 (0.93%) XML
3 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (27.31%) Management Information System
2 36 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 30 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
4 26 (12.04%) PKI
5 25 (11.57%) Computer Science
6 14 (6.48%) Cyberthreat
6 14 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (5.09%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.78%) Statistics
10 5 (2.31%) CESG
10 5 (2.31%) Cryptography
10 5 (2.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.39%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.39%) Xbox
13 2 (0.93%) Cybercrime
13 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 125 (57.87%) Windows
2 104 (48.15%) Linux
3 14 (6.48%) Kali Linux
4 9 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.85%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.39%) Unix
7 2 (0.93%) Android
7 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (62.50%) Information Security
2 81 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 66 (30.56%) Cybersecurity
4 62 (28.70%) OWASP
5 42 (19.44%) SIEM
6 40 (18.52%) Security Operations
7 35 (16.20%) Risk Management
8 29 (13.43%) Ethical Hacking
9 28 (12.96%) Vulnerability Management
10 22 (10.19%) Threat Modelling
11 21 (9.72%) Risk Assessment
11 21 (9.72%) Security Testing
12 20 (9.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 18 (8.33%) Open Source
13 18 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (7.41%) Dashboard Development
16 12 (5.56%) ITIL
17 11 (5.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
17 11 (5.09%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (30.56%) Python
2 59 (27.31%) C
2 59 (27.31%) C++
3 52 (24.07%) Java
4 49 (22.69%) Perl
5 43 (19.91%) Bash Shell
6 19 (8.80%) VB
7 15 (6.94%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.17%) C#
8 9 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 9 (4.17%) Ruby
8 9 (4.17%) SQL
9 2 (0.93%) PHP
9 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (30.09%) CEH
2 58 (26.85%) CISSP
3 47 (21.76%) OSCP
4 46 (21.30%) Security Cleared
5 40 (18.52%) GPEN
6 38 (17.59%) GIAC
7 35 (16.20%) CISA
8 33 (15.28%) CISM
9 25 (11.57%) CREST Certified
10 24 (11.11%) Degree
11 23 (10.65%) DV Cleared
12 19 (8.80%) GSEC
13 10 (4.63%) IISP
14 9 (4.17%) SANS
15 6 (2.78%) GCFA
16 4 (1.85%) SC Cleared
17 2 (0.93%) MCITP
17 2 (0.93%) MCSE
17 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 2 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.02%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.31%) SSAE 16
4 3 (1.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (4.63%) vSphere
2 4 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 120 (55.56%) Nessus
2 61 (28.24%) Nmap
3 45 (20.83%) OpenVAS
4 34 (15.74%) SCCM
5 10 (4.63%) vMotion
6 5 (2.31%) logstash
6 5 (2.31%) WMI
7 2 (0.93%) Ansible
7 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.93%) Puppet
8 1 (0.46%) QRadar
8 1 (0.46%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 66 (30.56%) Qualys
2 30 (13.89%) Splunk
3 28 (12.96%) Coverity
4 18 (8.33%) ArcSight
4 18 (8.33%) Sophos
5 10 (4.63%) Cisco
5 10 (4.63%) VMware
6 9 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.31%) Oracle
7 5 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.85%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.39%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.39%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.39%) Juniper
9 3 (1.39%) LogRhythm
9 3 (1.39%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.39%) SAP
9 3 (1.39%) SonicWALL
10 2 (0.93%) Citrix
10 2 (0.93%) ION Trading
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