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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 425 436 375
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -61
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 39 21 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.10% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.12% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 57
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -2.50%
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
16550 17228 16685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.51% 84.11% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13997 13887 13098
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
Oxfordshire - 19 £53,750 - 1
Surrey +8 9 £47,500 -2.56% 1
Hampshire +10 8 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire -3 1 - - 3
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 54 (59.34%) Penetration Testing
2 39 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 38 (41.76%) C
4 35 (38.46%) Information Security
5 34 (37.36%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (35.16%) Windows
7 31 (34.07%) Nessus
8 29 (31.87%) Java
8 29 (31.87%) Python
9 28 (30.77%) C++
9 28 (30.77%) Nmap
10 26 (28.57%) DV Cleared
11 25 (27.47%) Finance
12 22 (24.18%) Risk Management
12 22 (24.18%) GIAC
12 22 (24.18%) Qualys
13 21 (23.08%) Network Security
13 21 (23.08%) PCI DSS
13 21 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
14 20 (21.98%) OpenVAS
14 20 (21.98%) Telecoms
14 20 (21.98%) Management Information System
15 19 (20.88%) Degree
15 19 (20.88%) CREST Certified
15 19 (20.88%) Coverity
16 18 (19.78%) SIEM
16 18 (19.78%) CEH
17 17 (18.68%) Firewall
17 17 (18.68%) OSCP
17 17 (18.68%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.10%) Apache
1 1 (1.10%) Confluence
1 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) AWD
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.08%) Network Security
2 17 (18.68%) Firewall
3 8 (8.79%) Broadband
4 4 (4.40%) Internet
4 4 (4.40%) VoIP
5 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.30%) VPN
5 3 (3.30%) WAN
5 3 (3.30%) Wireless
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.10%) ICMP
6 1 (1.10%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.10%) AppScan
2 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.10%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
2 1 (1.10%) JMeter
2 1 (1.10%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.10%) Paros
2 1 (1.10%) Selenium
General
1 25 (27.47%) Finance
2 20 (21.98%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.89%) Electronics
4 3 (3.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Tester
2 19 (20.88%) Analyst
3 14 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 14 (15.38%) Security Penetration Tester
3 14 (15.38%) Security Tester
4 12 (13.19%) Consultant
4 12 (13.19%) Security Consultant
5 11 (12.09%) Penetration Tester
5 11 (12.09%) Security Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 9 (9.89%) Security Specialist
7 8 (8.79%) Graduate
7 8 (8.79%) Graduate Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Graduate Security Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Product Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.98%) Management Information System
2 17 (18.68%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.89%) CESG
4 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.79%) Robotics
5 6 (6.59%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.20%) SCADA
7 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.10%) PKI
7 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.16%) Windows
2 12 (13.19%) Linux
3 8 (8.79%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.10%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) Penetration Testing
2 35 (38.46%) Information Security
3 34 (37.36%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (24.18%) Risk Management
5 21 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
6 18 (19.78%) SIEM
7 17 (18.68%) OWASP
8 16 (17.58%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (14.29%) Information Assurance
9 13 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (13.19%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (13.19%) Security Testing
11 11 (12.09%) Email Filtering
11 11 (12.09%) Web Filtering
12 10 (10.99%) Threat Modelling
13 9 (9.89%) Project Management
13 9 (9.89%) Time Management
14 8 (8.79%) Security Management
14 8 (8.79%) Server Hardening
14 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.76%) C
2 29 (31.87%) Java
2 29 (31.87%) Python
3 28 (30.77%) C++
4 11 (12.09%) Perl
5 10 (10.99%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.10%) C#
6 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.10%) Ruby
6 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.10%) SQL
6 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 26 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 22 (24.18%) GIAC
4 19 (20.88%) CREST Certified
4 19 (20.88%) Degree
5 18 (19.78%) CEH
6 17 (18.68%) OSCP
7 16 (17.58%) CISSP
8 11 (12.09%) CISA
8 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
9 9 (9.89%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (9.89%) CISM
10 6 (6.59%) GPEN
11 1 (1.10%) CFCE
11 1 (1.10%) CISMP
11 1 (1.10%) GCFA
11 1 (1.10%) GCIA
11 1 (1.10%) GCIH
11 1 (1.10%) GREM
11 1 (1.10%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 9 (9.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.79%) RMADS
4 4 (4.40%) COBIT
4 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.10%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.10%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (34.07%) Nessus
2 28 (30.77%) Nmap
3 20 (21.98%) OpenVAS
4 1 (1.10%) Ansible
4 1 (1.10%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.10%) Puppet
4 1 (1.10%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Qualys
2 19 (20.88%) Coverity
3 6 (6.59%) Sophos
4 3 (3.30%) Avaya
4 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.30%) Cisco
4 3 (3.30%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.10%) HP
5 1 (1.10%) Huawei
5 1 (1.10%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) Tripwire
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Egham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 26 days ago
Windsor
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 26 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago