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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 388 367 430
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +63
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 58 70 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.33% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.42% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 57 40 19
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £39,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £68,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
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
17517 16491 17758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.84% 78.19% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13542 13509 15025
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Hampshire -23 31 £58,000 -10.76% 2
Surrey +2 22 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Berkshire -14 3 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 68 (64.15%) Information Security
2 57 (53.77%) Linux
3 56 (52.83%) Firewall
4 51 (48.11%) Penetration Testing
4 51 (48.11%) Degree
5 49 (46.23%) Management Information System
5 49 (46.23%) CISSP
6 47 (44.34%) Windows
7 42 (39.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 35 (33.02%) Security Management
9 33 (31.13%) ITIL
10 32 (30.19%) Finance
11 31 (29.25%) COBIT
12 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
13 28 (26.42%) CISM
13 28 (26.42%) Security Testing
13 28 (26.42%) SIEM
14 27 (25.47%) PCI DSS
14 27 (25.47%) UNIX
15 23 (21.70%) E-Commerce
16 22 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 22 (20.75%) CISA
16 22 (20.75%) Incident Management
16 22 (20.75%) Network Architecture
17 21 (19.81%) Computer Science
17 21 (19.81%) Qualys
17 21 (19.81%) Change Management
18 20 (18.87%) Network Security
19 19 (17.92%) MS Excel
20 17 (16.04%) Risk Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (2.83%) Apache
1 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.94%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (17.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.32%) MS Office
3 4 (3.77%) MS Project
3 4 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (52.83%) Firewall
2 20 (18.87%) Network Security
3 13 (12.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (10.38%) HTTP
5 10 (9.43%) tcpdump
6 9 (8.49%) Wireless
6 9 (8.49%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.60%) SSH
8 6 (5.66%) VPN
8 6 (5.66%) SSL
8 6 (5.66%) LAN
8 6 (5.66%) WAN
9 3 (2.83%) DMZ
10 2 (1.89%) DHCP
10 2 (1.89%) WLAN
11 1 (0.94%) VoIP
11 1 (0.94%) Internet
11 1 (0.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) MySQL
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.89%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.89%) GDB
3 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 32 (30.19%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Legal
3 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.89%) Military
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (65.09%) Analyst
2 57 (53.77%) Security Analyst
3 26 (24.53%) Senior Analyst
3 26 (24.53%) Senior Security Analyst
4 23 (21.70%) Information Analyst
5 22 (20.75%) Information Security Analyst
6 17 (16.04%) Security Engineer
7 10 (9.43%) Tester
7 10 (9.43%) Penetration Tester
8 7 (6.60%) Consultant
8 7 (6.60%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Incident Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Security Consultant
10 4 (3.77%) Information Security Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) IT Security Engineer
11 3 (2.83%) Network Analyst
12 2 (1.89%) Senior Network Analyst
12 2 (1.89%) Technical Specialist
12 2 (1.89%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) Web Services
2 5 (4.72%) Middleware
2 5 (4.72%) .NET
3 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (46.23%) Management Information System
2 21 (19.81%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) PKI
5 1 (0.94%) RMADS
5 1 (0.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 57 (53.77%) Linux
2 47 (44.34%) Windows
3 27 (25.47%) UNIX
4 7 (6.60%) Solaris
5 6 (5.66%) AIX
6 5 (4.72%) CentOS
7 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.77%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.94%) Debian
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (64.15%) Information Security
2 51 (48.11%) Penetration Testing
3 35 (33.02%) Security Management
4 33 (31.13%) ITIL
5 28 (26.42%) Security Testing
5 28 (26.42%) SIEM
6 23 (21.70%) E-Commerce
7 22 (20.75%) Incident Management
7 22 (20.75%) Network Architecture
8 21 (19.81%) Change Management
9 17 (16.04%) Risk Analysis
10 14 (13.21%) Information Security Management
11 9 (8.49%) Ethical Hacking
12 8 (7.55%) Security Architecture
13 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.60%) Risk Assessment
14 6 (5.66%) Cyber Security
14 6 (5.66%) Reverse Engineering
15 5 (4.72%) Document Management
15 5 (4.72%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) C
1 11 (10.38%) PHP
1 11 (10.38%) SQL
2 9 (8.49%) Perl
3 8 (7.55%) Java
4 7 (6.60%) Python
4 7 (6.60%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.66%) Ruby
6 5 (4.72%) C++
7 4 (3.77%) VB
8 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (48.11%) Degree
2 49 (46.23%) CISSP
3 28 (26.42%) CISM
4 22 (20.75%) CISA
5 15 (14.15%) CCNA
5 15 (14.15%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (13.21%) CEH
7 9 (8.49%) GIAC
8 6 (5.66%) ISEB
8 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.72%) OSCP
9 5 (4.72%) OSCE
9 5 (4.72%) GCIA
9 5 (4.72%) GCIH
10 2 (1.89%) CCSE
10 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.89%) MCP
10 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (39.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (29.25%) COBIT
3 27 (25.47%) PCI DSS
4 22 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (5.66%) HIPAA
6 5 (4.72%) COSO
System Software
1 11 (10.38%) Nmap
2 10 (9.43%) Snort
3 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.94%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) Nessus
2 1 (0.94%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.94%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.81%) Qualys
3 16 (15.09%) Cisco
4 13 (12.26%) CheckPoint
5 10 (9.43%) Imperva
5 10 (9.43%) Sophos
6 8 (7.55%) Juniper
7 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.66%) Splunk
9 5 (4.72%) McAfee
9 5 (4.72%) VMware
10 2 (1.89%) Tripwire
10 2 (1.89%) Brocade
10 2 (1.89%) Tufin
10 2 (1.89%) F5
10 2 (1.89%) AlgoSec
11 1 (0.94%) HP
11 1 (0.94%) Oracle
11 1 (0.94%) SAP
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