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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 401 372 412
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +40
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 38 61 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 27
Average salary £48,000 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
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
17444 17036 17320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.74% 79.32% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13630 13930 14695
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
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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 -36 17 £58,000 -10.76% 1
Surrey -2 13 £45,000 -5.26%
Berkshire +2 6 £57,500 +21.05%
Oxfordshire +15 1 £50,000 +44.92%
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 73 (67.59%) Information Security
2 54 (50.00%) Firewall
2 54 (50.00%) CISSP
3 53 (49.07%) Management Information System
4 51 (47.22%) Degree
5 50 (46.30%) Linux
6 47 (43.52%) Penetration Testing
7 46 (42.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 39 (36.11%) Windows
9 38 (35.19%) Security Management
10 37 (34.26%) ITIL
11 32 (29.63%) CISM
11 32 (29.63%) COBIT
12 31 (28.70%) Finance
13 29 (26.85%) Security Testing
14 28 (25.93%) Microsoft
15 27 (25.00%) PCI DSS
16 25 (23.15%) SIEM
17 24 (22.22%) CISA
17 24 (22.22%) E-Commerce
18 23 (21.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
18 23 (21.30%) Incident Management
19 22 (20.37%) Network Security
19 22 (20.37%) Network Architecture
19 22 (20.37%) UNIX
20 21 (19.44%) Computer Science
21 19 (17.59%) Qualys
21 19 (17.59%) Change Management
21 19 (17.59%) Cisco
22 18 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (3.70%) Apache
1 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.11%) MS Office
3 4 (3.70%) MS Project
3 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (50.00%) Firewall
2 22 (20.37%) Network Security
3 14 (12.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (9.26%) Wireless
4 10 (9.26%) HTTP
4 10 (9.26%) SSL
5 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.33%) VPN
5 9 (8.33%) tcpdump
6 7 (6.48%) SSH
6 7 (6.48%) LAN
6 7 (6.48%) WAN
7 5 (4.63%) WLAN
8 4 (3.70%) VoIP
9 3 (2.78%) SAN
9 3 (2.78%) DMZ
9 3 (2.78%) IPsec
9 3 (2.78%) FWSM
9 3 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) MySQL
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.85%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.85%) GDB
2 2 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 31 (28.70%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (2.78%) Legal
3 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.85%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (60.19%) Analyst
2 55 (50.93%) Security Analyst
3 27 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 27 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 22 (20.37%) Information Analyst
5 21 (19.44%) Information Security Analyst
6 16 (14.81%) Security Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Penetration Tester
7 7 (6.48%) Senior Security Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Tester
7 7 (6.48%) Consultant
8 5 (4.63%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Security Consultant
8 5 (4.63%) Incident Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Information Security Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Security Manager
9 3 (2.78%) IT Security Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Network Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) Web Services
2 5 (4.63%) Middleware
2 5 (4.63%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.93%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (49.07%) Management Information System
2 21 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) PKI
5 3 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.93%) DTV
6 1 (0.93%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 50 (46.30%) Linux
2 39 (36.11%) Windows
3 22 (20.37%) UNIX
4 7 (6.48%) Solaris
5 6 (5.56%) AIX
5 6 (5.56%) CentOS
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.85%) Debian
7 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (67.59%) Information Security
2 47 (43.52%) Penetration Testing
3 38 (35.19%) Security Management
4 37 (34.26%) ITIL
5 29 (26.85%) Security Testing
6 25 (23.15%) SIEM
7 24 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 23 (21.30%) Incident Management
9 22 (20.37%) Network Architecture
10 19 (17.59%) Change Management
11 17 (15.74%) Risk Analysis
12 16 (14.81%) Information Security Management
13 11 (10.19%) Security Architecture
14 8 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
15 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
15 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
16 6 (5.56%) Cyber Security
16 6 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
16 6 (5.56%) Online Security
17 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) PHP
2 10 (9.26%) SQL
3 8 (7.41%) C
4 6 (5.56%) Python
4 6 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.63%) Ruby
5 5 (4.63%) Java
5 5 (4.63%) Perl
6 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (50.00%) CISSP
2 51 (47.22%) Degree
3 32 (29.63%) CISM
4 24 (22.22%) CISA
5 18 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (13.89%) CCNA
7 14 (12.96%) CEH
8 10 (9.26%) GIAC
9 6 (5.56%) ISEB
10 5 (4.63%) GCIA
10 5 (4.63%) GCIH
10 5 (4.63%) OSCP
11 4 (3.70%) OSCE
11 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
12 3 (2.78%) CCNP
13 2 (1.85%) MCP
13 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.85%) SSCP
13 2 (1.85%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (42.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (29.63%) COBIT
3 27 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 23 (21.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (4.63%) HIPAA
5 5 (4.63%) COSO
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) Nmap
2 9 (8.33%) Snort
3 6 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.85%) Varnish
4 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (11.11%) Nessus
2 2 (1.85%) Zenoss
2 2 (1.85%) Nagios
2 2 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.93%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.59%) Cisco
2 19 (17.59%) Qualys
3 12 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 9 (8.33%) Sophos
4 9 (8.33%) Imperva
5 8 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.48%) Juniper
7 6 (5.56%) VMware
8 5 (4.63%) McAfee
8 5 (4.63%) Splunk
9 3 (2.78%) Polycom
9 3 (2.78%) Tripwire
9 3 (2.78%) Siemens
10 2 (1.85%) Brocade
10 2 (1.85%) AlgoSec
10 2 (1.85%) Tufin
10 2 (1.85%) F5
11 1 (0.93%) HP
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
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