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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 375 431 438
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +7
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 56 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 30
Median salary £60,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £65,000 £51,177
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
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
15611 17949 19422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.62% 84.90% 83.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13044 14256 15557
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +34 24 £69,250 +17.37%
Surrey +17 16 £42,500 -22.72%
Oxfordshire - 9 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire +2 3 £60,000 +11.62%
West Sussex -1 3 £54,000 +116.00%
Buckinghamshire +23 1 £60,000 +44.57% 2
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 53 (53.54%) Information Security
2 51 (51.52%) Penetration Testing
3 44 (44.44%) CISSP
4 35 (35.35%) Windows
4 35 (35.35%) Telecoms
5 34 (34.34%) OWASP
6 32 (32.32%) CEH
7 29 (29.29%) C
8 28 (28.28%) Nessus
8 28 (28.28%) Security Cleared
9 26 (26.26%) GIAC
9 26 (26.26%) Java
10 25 (25.25%) C++
10 25 (25.25%) Linux
10 25 (25.25%) Python
10 25 (25.25%) Degree
11 24 (24.24%) Nmap
12 23 (23.23%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (22.22%) OpenVAS
13 22 (22.22%) Coverity
13 22 (22.22%) Qualys
14 21 (21.21%) Security Architecture
14 21 (21.21%) PCI DSS
15 20 (20.20%) DV Cleared
15 20 (20.20%) OSCP
15 20 (20.20%) Embedded Systems
15 20 (20.20%) Finance
16 19 (19.19%) Management Information System
16 19 (19.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 18 (18.18%) Risk Management

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 4 (4.04%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.02%) AWD
2 2 (2.02%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.17%) Network Security
2 14 (14.14%) Firewall
3 12 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.07%) Internet
5 3 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.02%) Broadband
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.01%) FWSM
7 1 (1.01%) VoIP
7 1 (1.01%) VPN
7 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.01%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (35.35%) Telecoms
2 20 (20.20%) Finance
3 7 (7.07%) Electronics
4 6 (6.06%) Marketing
5 5 (5.05%) Legal
5 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.04%) Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (30.30%) Tester
2 22 (22.22%) Security Tester
3 18 (18.18%) Penetration Tester
3 18 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 13 (13.13%) Analyst
4 13 (13.13%) Architect
4 13 (13.13%) Security Analyst
4 13 (13.13%) Security Architect
5 11 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Security Manager
6 10 (10.10%) Security Penetration Tester
7 9 (9.09%) Information Architect
7 9 (9.09%) Information Manager
7 9 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
7 9 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
7 9 (9.09%) IT Manager
7 9 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Architecture Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) HTML
1 7 (7.07%) HTML5
2 3 (3.03%) .NET
3 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.02%) JSON
3 2 (2.02%) RESTful
3 2 (2.02%) XML
4 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.01%) OAuth
4 1 (1.01%) OpenID
4 1 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.01%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (19.19%) Management Information System
3 16 (16.16%) Cryptography
4 12 (12.12%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.07%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.05%) CESG
7 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.02%) Robotics
8 2 (2.02%) Statistics
9 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.01%) PKI
9 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.35%) Windows
2 25 (25.25%) Linux
3 5 (5.05%) Unix
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.02%) Android
5 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.02%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (53.54%) Information Security
2 51 (51.52%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (34.34%) OWASP
4 23 (23.23%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (21.21%) Security Architecture
6 18 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 18 (18.18%) SDLC
7 14 (14.14%) SIEM
7 14 (14.14%) Threat Modelling
8 13 (13.13%) Information Security Governance
9 12 (12.12%) Security Testing
10 11 (11.11%) Business Continuity
10 11 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 8 (8.08%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (8.08%) Project Management
12 7 (7.07%) ITIL
12 7 (7.07%) Security Management
12 7 (7.07%) Security Operations
13 6 (6.06%) DevOps
13 6 (6.06%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.29%) C
2 26 (26.26%) Java
3 25 (25.25%) C++
3 25 (25.25%) Python
4 11 (11.11%) Perl
5 9 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.02%) PHP
6 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.01%) C#
7 1 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (44.44%) CISSP
2 32 (32.32%) CEH
3 28 (28.28%) Security Cleared
4 26 (26.26%) GIAC
5 25 (25.25%) Degree
6 20 (20.20%) DV Cleared
6 20 (20.20%) OSCP
7 16 (16.16%) CREST Certified
8 11 (11.11%) CISM
9 6 (6.06%) CCNA
9 6 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (6.06%) GPEN
10 5 (5.05%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
11 4 (4.04%) IISP
12 2 (2.02%) SANS
13 1 (1.01%) CCIP
13 1 (1.01%) CCNP
13 1 (1.01%) CISA
13 1 (1.01%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.21%) PCI DSS
2 19 (19.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (7.07%) COBIT
4 6 (6.06%) HIPAA
5 5 (5.05%) RMADS
6 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (28.28%) Nessus
2 24 (24.24%) Nmap
3 22 (22.22%) OpenVAS
4 2 (2.02%) Nexpose
4 2 (2.02%) RSA Archer
4 2 (2.02%) SCCM
5 1 (1.01%) logstash
5 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.01%) StatsD
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) Coverity
1 22 (22.22%) Qualys
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.05%) SAP
4 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco
6 1 (1.01%) Avaya
6 1 (1.01%) CA
6 1 (1.01%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.01%) Juniper
6 1 (1.01%) NetScout
6 1 (1.01%) New Relic
6 1 (1.01%) Remedy
6 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.01%) Sophos
6 1 (1.01%) Splunk
Abingdon, UK
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