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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 397 388 366
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 42 70 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.38% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 57 44
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £58,800 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
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
17218 18309 17003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.88% 80.64% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13977 14392 13857
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Surrey +4 11 £52,500 +20.68%
Berkshire +1 11 £58,000 +107.14% 2
Hampshire -8 10 £85,000 +46.55% 1
Kent +11 8 £32,500 -38.09%
Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 52 (72.22%) Information Security
2 46 (63.89%) Penetration Testing
3 39 (54.17%) CISSP
4 36 (50.00%) SIEM
5 28 (38.89%) PCI DSS
6 23 (31.94%) Firewall
6 23 (31.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (30.56%) Security Testing
7 22 (30.56%) Cyber Security
8 21 (29.17%) Incident Management
8 21 (29.17%) Finance
9 19 (26.39%) ITIL
9 19 (26.39%) Windows
10 17 (23.61%) CISM
10 17 (23.61%) Management Information System
11 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 15 (20.83%) CISA
13 14 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (18.06%) Data Security
15 12 (16.67%) Linux
15 12 (16.67%) Security Architecture
15 12 (16.67%) Degree
15 12 (16.67%) COBIT
16 11 (15.28%) SSCP
17 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (13.89%) UNIX
17 10 (13.89%) Business Continuity
17 10 (13.89%) Network Security
18 9 (12.50%) DV Cleared
18 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) Firewall
2 10 (13.89%) Network Security
3 9 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (8.33%) SAN
4 6 (8.33%) Internet
5 4 (5.56%) LAN
5 4 (5.56%) WAN
6 3 (4.17%) VPN
7 2 (2.78%) SSL
7 2 (2.78%) VoIP
7 2 (2.78%) WLAN
7 2 (2.78%) OSPF
7 2 (2.78%) BGP
7 2 (2.78%) DMZ
7 2 (2.78%) Wireless
7 2 (2.78%) IPsec
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.78%) FWSM
8 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Yeoman
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Analyst
2 26 (36.11%) Security Analyst
3 14 (19.44%) Security Manager
4 13 (18.06%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (18.06%) Senior Security Analyst
5 12 (16.67%) Security Architect
5 12 (16.67%) Architect
6 8 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
6 8 (11.11%) Cyber Security Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Network Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Information Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Information Security Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.94%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.56%) Economics
4 4 (5.56%) Taxonomies
4 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.17%) CESG
6 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 10 (13.89%) UNIX
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) AIX
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (72.22%) Information Security
2 46 (63.89%) Penetration Testing
3 36 (50.00%) SIEM
4 22 (30.56%) Cyber Security
4 22 (30.56%) Security Testing
5 21 (29.17%) Incident Management
6 19 (26.39%) ITIL
7 14 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (18.06%) Data Security
9 12 (16.67%) Security Architecture
10 10 (13.89%) Business Continuity
11 9 (12.50%) Change Management
11 9 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (12.50%) Analytics
12 8 (11.11%) OWASP
13 7 (9.72%) Network Architecture
13 7 (9.72%) Malware Analysis
13 7 (9.72%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (9.72%) Security Management
13 7 (9.72%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) Perl
2 5 (6.94%) PHP
2 5 (6.94%) Python
2 5 (6.94%) Ruby
3 3 (4.17%) SQL
3 3 (4.17%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (54.17%) CISSP
2 17 (23.61%) CISM
3 15 (20.83%) CISA
4 12 (16.67%) Degree
5 11 (15.28%) SSCP
6 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (12.50%) CEH
7 9 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 7 (9.72%) CHFI
9 5 (6.94%) MCSE
10 4 (5.56%) ISACA
10 4 (5.56%) GWAPT
10 4 (5.56%) GPEN
11 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
12 2 (2.78%) CCNP
12 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (1.39%) GIAC
13 1 (1.39%) GCIA
13 1 (1.39%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (38.89%) PCI DSS
2 23 (31.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (16.67%) COBIT
4 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (6.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (5.56%) SLA
7 1 (1.39%) BS7799
7 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Nessus
2 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Splunk
3 6 (8.33%) Cisco
3 6 (8.33%) McAfee
4 5 (6.94%) HP
4 5 (6.94%) LogLogic
5 3 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (2.78%) Polycom
6 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix
6 2 (2.78%) Juniper
6 2 (2.78%) NetApp
6 2 (2.78%) Siemens
6 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.39%) F5
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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