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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 320 425 401
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -24
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 114 40 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 79 30 55
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £85,000 £59,200
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +11.11%
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
15853 17835 18850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.10% 85.49% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13340 14411 14852
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median 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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +38 41 £62,500 +7.75%
Oxfordshire - 39 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +32 17 £45,000 -14.28%
Hampshire +6 12 £65,000 -23.52% 1
West Sussex - 3 £54,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 108 (69.23%) Information Security
2 75 (48.08%) CISSP
3 68 (43.59%) Windows
4 66 (42.31%) Nessus
5 65 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
6 61 (39.10%) CEH
7 59 (37.82%) Linux
8 52 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 50 (32.05%) OWASP
10 40 (25.64%) Management Information System
11 39 (25.00%) Python
11 39 (25.00%) Degree
12 38 (24.36%) C++
12 38 (24.36%) GIAC
12 38 (24.36%) Nmap
13 37 (23.72%) C
13 37 (23.72%) Network Security
14 36 (23.08%) Java
15 35 (22.44%) Cybersecurity
16 34 (21.79%) OSCP
16 34 (21.79%) Qualys
17 33 (21.15%) Security Cleared
18 32 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 30 (19.23%) OpenVAS
20 28 (17.95%) Perl
20 28 (17.95%) CISM
21 27 (17.31%) Embedded Systems
22 26 (16.67%) Risk Management
23 25 (16.03%) Coverity
24 24 (15.38%) Security Architecture

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 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (0.64%) Apache
2 1 (0.64%) Confluence
2 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (4.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.28%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.72%) Network Security
2 21 (13.46%) TCP/IP
3 17 (10.90%) Firewall
4 9 (5.77%) Internet
5 5 (3.21%) Wireless
6 3 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.64%) FWSM
7 1 (0.64%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.21%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Burp Suite
2 6 (3.85%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.64%) JIRA
3 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 52 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 21 (13.46%) Finance
3 14 (8.97%) Games
4 10 (6.41%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.77%) Legal
6 8 (5.13%) Marketing
7 7 (4.49%) Electronics
8 4 (2.56%) Back Office
8 4 (2.56%) Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (26.28%) Tester
2 38 (24.36%) Analyst
3 36 (23.08%) Penetration Tester
3 36 (23.08%) Security Analyst
4 21 (13.46%) Security Tester
5 20 (12.82%) Security Engineer
6 19 (12.18%) Information Analyst
6 19 (12.18%) Information Security Analyst
7 18 (11.54%) IT Engineer
7 18 (11.54%) IT Security Engineer
8 17 (10.90%) Security Manager
9 16 (10.26%) Security Penetration Tester
10 14 (8.97%) Architect
10 14 (8.97%) Information Manager
10 14 (8.97%) Information Security Manager
10 14 (8.97%) Security Architect
11 10 (6.41%) Information Architect
11 10 (6.41%) Information Security Architect
11 10 (6.41%) IT Security Analyst
11 10 (6.41%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.05%) HTML
1 11 (7.05%) HTML5
2 5 (3.21%) .NET
3 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (2.56%) JSON
3 4 (2.56%) RESTful
3 4 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.64%) OAuth
4 1 (0.64%) OpenID
4 1 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.64%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.64%) Management Information System
2 27 (17.31%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (10.26%) Cryptography
3 16 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 15 (9.62%) Computer Science
5 13 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (6.41%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.28%) Statistics
9 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.64%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.64%) PKI
9 1 (0.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 68 (43.59%) Windows
2 59 (37.82%) Linux
3 7 (4.49%) Unix
4 6 (3.85%) Kali Linux
5 5 (3.21%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.56%) Android
6 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (69.23%) Information Security
2 65 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 50 (32.05%) OWASP
4 35 (22.44%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 24 (15.38%) Security Architecture
7 23 (14.74%) SIEM
8 20 (12.82%) Security Testing
9 19 (12.18%) Threat Modelling
10 18 (11.54%) SDLC
11 17 (10.90%) Vulnerability Management
12 15 (9.62%) Security Operations
13 14 (8.97%) ITIL
14 13 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
15 11 (7.05%) Business Continuity
15 11 (7.05%) Ethical Hacking
15 11 (7.05%) TOGAF
16 10 (6.41%) Security Management
17 8 (5.13%) Information Security Management
17 8 (5.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.00%) Python
2 38 (24.36%) C++
3 37 (23.72%) C
4 36 (23.08%) Java
5 28 (17.95%) Perl
6 19 (12.18%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.85%) C#
8 5 (3.21%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.21%) Ruby
8 5 (3.21%) SQL
8 5 (3.21%) VB
9 4 (2.56%) PHP
9 4 (2.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.64%) R
Qualifications
1 75 (48.08%) CISSP
2 61 (39.10%) CEH
3 39 (25.00%) Degree
4 38 (24.36%) GIAC
5 34 (21.79%) OSCP
6 33 (21.15%) Security Cleared
7 28 (17.95%) CISM
8 23 (14.74%) GPEN
9 22 (14.10%) DV Cleared
10 19 (12.18%) CREST Certified
11 14 (8.97%) CISA
12 10 (6.41%) GSEC
13 7 (4.49%) CCNA
13 7 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (3.21%) SANS
15 4 (2.56%) IISP
16 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
17 2 (1.28%) CRISC
17 2 (1.28%) PhD
18 1 (0.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (13.46%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.77%) COBIT
4 6 (3.85%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) Snort
Systems Management
1 66 (42.31%) Nessus
2 38 (24.36%) Nmap
3 30 (19.23%) OpenVAS
4 24 (15.38%) SCCM
5 3 (1.92%) Nexpose
5 3 (1.92%) RSA Archer
6 2 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.64%) Ansible
7 1 (0.64%) logstash
7 1 (0.64%) Puppet
7 1 (0.64%) QRadar
7 1 (0.64%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.64%) StatsD
Vendors
1 34 (21.79%) Qualys
2 25 (16.03%) Coverity
3 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.13%) Splunk
4 7 (4.49%) SAP
5 6 (3.85%) Sophos
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle
6 5 (3.21%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.28%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.28%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.64%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.64%) CA
9 1 (0.64%) Cisco
9 1 (0.64%) Juniper
9 1 (0.64%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.64%) New Relic
9 1 (0.64%) Rapid7
9 1 (0.64%) Remedy
9 1 (0.64%) Sourcefire
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