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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 418 380 398
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 23 71 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 48
Average salary £57,500 £51,177 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +20.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,177 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +20.41%
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
17474 17251 18069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.97% 79.67% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13945 13716 15547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -49 9 £58,750 -9.61% 1
Berkshire -20 8 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Surrey - 5 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 1 £50,000 +44.92%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 61 (73.49%) Information Security
2 50 (60.24%) Management Information System
3 49 (59.04%) CISSP
4 43 (51.81%) Degree
4 43 (51.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (46.99%) Firewall
6 36 (43.37%) Penetration Testing
7 35 (42.17%) ITIL
7 35 (42.17%) Security Management
8 32 (38.55%) Linux
9 29 (34.94%) COBIT
10 28 (33.73%) CISM
11 27 (32.53%) Finance
12 23 (27.71%) Network Security
12 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
12 23 (27.71%) Security Testing
13 22 (26.51%) Windows
13 22 (26.51%) PCI DSS
14 21 (25.30%) CISA
15 19 (22.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 19 (22.89%) Network Architecture
15 19 (22.89%) Incident Management
15 19 (22.89%) Computer Science
16 17 (20.48%) SIEM
16 17 (20.48%) Change Management
16 17 (20.48%) UNIX
17 16 (19.28%) Cisco
17 16 (19.28%) E-Commerce
18 15 (18.07%) Qualys
18 15 (18.07%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.61%) Apache
1 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.84%) MS Office
3 5 (6.02%) MS Project
4 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (46.99%) Firewall
2 23 (27.71%) Network Security
3 13 (15.66%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (14.46%) SSL
5 11 (13.25%) VPN
6 8 (9.64%) Wireless
7 7 (8.43%) LAN
7 7 (8.43%) WAN
8 6 (7.23%) VoIP
8 6 (7.23%) WLAN
8 6 (7.23%) SSH
9 5 (6.02%) IPsec
9 5 (6.02%) SAN
9 5 (6.02%) HTTP
9 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.02%) FWSM
10 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.61%) DMZ
12 1 (1.20%) DHCP
12 1 (1.20%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Subversion
1 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (32.53%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Legal
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Electronics
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (56.63%) Analyst
2 44 (53.01%) Security Analyst
3 22 (26.51%) Senior Analyst
3 22 (26.51%) Senior Security Analyst
4 17 (20.48%) Information Analyst
5 16 (19.28%) Information Security Analyst
6 12 (14.46%) Security Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Network Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Security Consultant
10 5 (6.02%) Incident Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Information Security Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Architect
11 4 (4.82%) Security Architect
12 3 (3.61%) Senior Network Engineer
12 3 (3.61%) IT Security Engineer
12 3 (3.61%) Senior Security Engineer
12 3 (3.61%) Security Manager
13 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Security Architect
13 2 (2.41%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) Web Services
2 5 (6.02%) Middleware
3 2 (2.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (60.24%) Management Information System
2 19 (22.89%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.43%) PKI
5 5 (6.02%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.41%) CESG
6 2 (2.41%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.41%) GIS
7 1 (1.20%) DTV
7 1 (1.20%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.55%) Linux
2 22 (26.51%) Windows
3 17 (20.48%) UNIX
4 6 (7.23%) Solaris
5 5 (6.02%) AIX
6 2 (2.41%) Debian
6 2 (2.41%) CentOS
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (73.49%) Information Security
2 36 (43.37%) Penetration Testing
3 35 (42.17%) Security Management
3 35 (42.17%) ITIL
4 23 (27.71%) Security Testing
5 19 (22.89%) Incident Management
5 19 (22.89%) Network Architecture
6 17 (20.48%) SIEM
6 17 (20.48%) Change Management
7 16 (19.28%) E-Commerce
8 14 (16.87%) Risk Analysis
9 13 (15.66%) Information Security Management
9 13 (15.66%) Security Architecture
10 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
11 8 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (8.43%) Service Management
12 7 (8.43%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (6.02%) Server Monitoring
13 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
13 5 (6.02%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) PHP
1 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (59.04%) CISSP
2 43 (51.81%) Degree
3 28 (33.73%) CISM
4 21 (25.30%) CISA
5 15 (18.07%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (12.05%) CCNA
6 10 (12.05%) GIAC
7 9 (10.84%) CEH
8 6 (7.23%) ISEB
9 5 (6.02%) CCNP
9 5 (6.02%) GCIA
9 5 (6.02%) GCIH
9 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.41%) ISACA
11 2 (2.41%) SSCP
11 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.20%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (51.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (34.94%) COBIT
3 22 (26.51%) PCI DSS
4 19 (22.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (6.02%) COSO
6 2 (2.41%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.20%) SLA
7 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) Varnish
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Nagios
1 2 (2.41%) Nessus
1 2 (2.41%) Zenoss
1 2 (2.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.28%) Cisco
3 15 (18.07%) Qualys
4 6 (7.23%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.02%) McAfee
5 5 (6.02%) Polycom
5 5 (6.02%) Siemens
6 4 (4.82%) VMware
7 3 (3.61%) Tripwire
7 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.41%) Tufin
8 2 (2.41%) F5
8 2 (2.41%) AlgoSec
8 2 (2.41%) Brocade
8 2 (2.41%) Juniper
9 1 (1.20%) SAP
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