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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 329 427 402
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -25
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 108 40 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 79 29 58
Median salary £55,000 £58,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
15693 17560 18900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.97% 85.63% 83.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13147 14354 14625
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 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 August 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
Oxfordshire - 43 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +24 32 £61,250 +5.60% 2
Hampshire +17 20 £65,000 -23.52% 5
Surrey +30 12 £49,000 -23.13%
Middlesex +13 1 £50,000 -24.52%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 113 (68.90%) Information Security
2 76 (46.34%) Nessus
3 75 (45.73%) CISSP
4 73 (44.51%) Windows
5 69 (42.07%) CEH
5 69 (42.07%) Penetration Testing
6 64 (39.02%) Linux
7 56 (34.15%) Telecoms
7 56 (34.15%) OWASP
8 48 (29.27%) Python
8 48 (29.27%) Nmap
9 47 (28.66%) C++
10 46 (28.05%) C
11 44 (26.83%) Cybersecurity
12 42 (25.61%) OSCP
12 42 (25.61%) Security Cleared
12 42 (25.61%) GIAC
12 42 (25.61%) Java
13 40 (24.39%) Management Information System
13 40 (24.39%) Qualys
14 38 (23.17%) Degree
15 37 (22.56%) Perl
16 36 (21.95%) Network Security
16 36 (21.95%) OpenVAS
17 35 (21.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 32 (19.51%) CISM
19 31 (18.90%) GPEN
19 31 (18.90%) Embedded Systems
20 29 (17.68%) Coverity
20 29 (17.68%) TCP/IP

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 5 (3.05%) IIS
2 2 (1.22%) Drupal
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) Confluence
3 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
1 4 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.95%) Network Security
2 29 (17.68%) TCP/IP
3 19 (11.59%) Firewall
4 12 (7.32%) Internet
5 8 (4.88%) Wireless
6 3 (1.83%) IPsec
6 3 (1.83%) LAN
6 3 (1.83%) WAN
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.61%) FWSM
7 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.61%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.05%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (6.71%) Burp Suite
2 10 (6.10%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.61%) JIRA
3 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (34.15%) Telecoms
2 18 (10.98%) Finance
3 14 (8.54%) Games
4 8 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.27%) Legal
6 6 (3.66%) Back Office
7 5 (3.05%) Marketing
8 4 (2.44%) Banking
8 4 (2.44%) Electronics
9 2 (1.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (29.88%) Tester
2 45 (27.44%) Penetration Tester
3 42 (25.61%) Analyst
4 40 (24.39%) Security Analyst
5 22 (13.41%) Security Tester
6 19 (11.59%) Information Analyst
6 19 (11.59%) Information Security Analyst
7 18 (10.98%) Security Penetration Tester
8 15 (9.15%) Security Manager
9 14 (8.54%) Consultant
9 14 (8.54%) Security Consultant
10 13 (7.93%) Product Analyst
11 12 (7.32%) Information Manager
11 12 (7.32%) Information Security Manager
11 12 (7.32%) Security Engineer
12 11 (6.71%) Architect
12 11 (6.71%) IT Engineer
12 11 (6.71%) IT Security Engineer
12 11 (6.71%) Security Architect
13 10 (6.10%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.71%) HTML
1 11 (6.71%) HTML5
2 5 (3.05%) .NET
3 4 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (2.44%) JSON
3 4 (2.44%) RESTful
3 4 (2.44%) XML
4 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.61%) OAuth
4 1 (0.61%) OpenID
4 1 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.61%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.39%) Management Information System
2 31 (18.90%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.76%) Mobile App
4 14 (8.54%) Cryptography
5 13 (7.93%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (6.71%) Data Centre
6 11 (6.71%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (6.10%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.22%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.22%) PKI
9 2 (1.22%) Statistics
10 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.61%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 73 (44.51%) Windows
2 64 (39.02%) Linux
3 10 (6.10%) Kali Linux
4 6 (3.66%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.05%) Unix
6 4 (2.44%) Android
6 4 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (68.90%) Information Security
2 69 (42.07%) Penetration Testing
3 56 (34.15%) OWASP
4 44 (26.83%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (15.85%) Risk Management
6 25 (15.24%) SIEM
7 23 (14.02%) Threat Modelling
8 22 (13.41%) Security Architecture
8 22 (13.41%) Security Testing
9 20 (12.20%) Security Operations
10 15 (9.15%) Ethical Hacking
11 14 (8.54%) Open Source
11 14 (8.54%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (8.54%) SDLC
12 13 (7.93%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (7.32%) ITIL
14 11 (6.71%) Business Continuity
14 11 (6.71%) Information Security Governance
14 11 (6.71%) TOGAF
15 10 (6.10%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (29.27%) Python
2 47 (28.66%) C++
3 46 (28.05%) C
4 42 (25.61%) Java
5 37 (22.56%) Perl
6 25 (15.24%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.49%) C#
8 8 (4.88%) Objective-C
8 8 (4.88%) Ruby
8 8 (4.88%) VB
9 5 (3.05%) SQL
10 4 (2.44%) PHP
10 4 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 75 (45.73%) CISSP
2 69 (42.07%) CEH
3 42 (25.61%) GIAC
3 42 (25.61%) OSCP
3 42 (25.61%) Security Cleared
4 38 (23.17%) Degree
5 32 (19.51%) CISM
6 31 (18.90%) GPEN
7 23 (14.02%) CREST Certified
7 23 (14.02%) DV Cleared
8 15 (9.15%) CISA
9 10 (6.10%) GSEC
10 7 (4.27%) CCNA
10 7 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (3.05%) IISP
11 5 (3.05%) SANS
12 4 (2.44%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.22%) CRISC
13 2 (1.22%) PhD
14 1 (0.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (21.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (15.85%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.27%) COBIT
4 2 (1.22%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Snort
Systems Management
1 76 (46.34%) Nessus
2 48 (29.27%) Nmap
3 36 (21.95%) OpenVAS
4 24 (14.63%) SCCM
5 3 (1.83%) Nexpose
5 3 (1.83%) RSA Archer
6 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.61%) Ansible
7 1 (0.61%) logstash
7 1 (0.61%) Puppet
7 1 (0.61%) QRadar
7 1 (0.61%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.61%) StatsD
Vendors
1 40 (24.39%) Qualys
2 29 (17.68%) Coverity
3 11 (6.71%) Splunk
4 10 (6.10%) Sophos
5 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.66%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.05%) Oracle
7 5 (3.05%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (2.44%) Fortinet
8 4 (2.44%) Juniper
8 4 (2.44%) SAP
9 3 (1.83%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.22%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.22%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.61%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.61%) FireEye
11 1 (0.61%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.61%) New Relic
11 1 (0.61%) Rapid7
11 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
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