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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 350 444 436
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -8
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 83 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 56 31 32
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £64,500 £50,650
UK excluding London median salary £52,750 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.50% +14.94%
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
15752 18199 19703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.52% 85.32% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13203 14549 15754
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 £68,000 £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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +35 33 £69,250 +19.39% 2
Oxfordshire - 21 £52,500 - 3
Surrey +44 18 £43,750 -20.45%
Hampshire -8 6 £65,000 +23.80% 2
West Sussex +2 3 £54,000 +116.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 - 1
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 76 (61.79%) Information Security
2 61 (49.59%) CISSP
3 59 (47.97%) Penetration Testing
4 49 (39.84%) Windows
5 48 (39.02%) Nessus
6 47 (38.21%) CEH
7 44 (35.77%) Telecoms
8 41 (33.33%) OWASP
9 40 (32.52%) Linux
10 33 (26.83%) GIAC
11 32 (26.02%) Python
11 32 (26.02%) C
12 31 (25.20%) C++
12 31 (25.20%) Nmap
12 31 (25.20%) Degree
13 30 (24.39%) Security Cleared
13 30 (24.39%) Java
14 29 (23.58%) Management Information System
14 29 (23.58%) Network Security
15 27 (21.95%) Qualys
15 27 (21.95%) OSCP
15 27 (21.95%) Cybersecurity
16 25 (20.33%) OpenVAS
17 24 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 24 (19.51%) Security Architecture
18 23 (18.70%) Coverity
18 23 (18.70%) Embedded Systems
19 22 (17.89%) DV Cleared
19 22 (17.89%) Finance
20 21 (17.07%) Risk Management

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 (3.25%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) Confluence
2 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.63%) AWD
2 2 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.58%) Network Security
2 14 (11.38%) Firewall
2 14 (11.38%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.69%) Internet
4 3 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.63%) Broadband
5 2 (1.63%) Wireless
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.81%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Metasploit
2 4 (3.25%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.81%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 44 (35.77%) Telecoms
2 22 (17.89%) Finance
3 9 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.50%) Electronics
4 8 (6.50%) Games
5 7 (5.69%) Legal
5 7 (5.69%) Marketing
6 4 (3.25%) Banking
7 2 (1.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (29.27%) Tester
2 27 (21.95%) Penetration Tester
3 22 (17.89%) Analyst
3 22 (17.89%) Security Analyst
4 21 (17.07%) Security Tester
5 19 (15.45%) Security Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) IT Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) IT Security Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) Security Manager
7 14 (11.38%) Architect
7 14 (11.38%) Security Architect
8 12 (9.76%) Information Manager
8 12 (9.76%) Information Security Manager
8 12 (9.76%) Security Penetration Tester
9 11 (8.94%) Information Analyst
9 11 (8.94%) Information Security Analyst
10 10 (8.13%) Information Architect
10 10 (8.13%) Information Security Architect
11 9 (7.32%) IT Manager
11 9 (7.32%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.32%) HTML
1 9 (7.32%) HTML5
2 3 (2.44%) .NET
3 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.63%) JSON
3 2 (1.63%) RESTful
3 2 (1.63%) XML
4 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.81%) OAuth
4 1 (0.81%) OpenID
4 1 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.81%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.58%) Management Information System
2 23 (18.70%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (13.01%) Cryptography
4 14 (11.38%) Mobile App
5 8 (6.50%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.50%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.63%) CESG
8 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.63%) Robotics
8 2 (1.63%) Statistics
9 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.84%) Windows
2 40 (32.52%) Linux
3 5 (4.07%) Unix
4 3 (2.44%) Kali Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.63%) Android
5 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.63%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (61.79%) Information Security
2 59 (47.97%) Penetration Testing
3 41 (33.33%) OWASP
4 27 (21.95%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (19.51%) Security Architecture
6 21 (17.07%) Risk Management
7 18 (14.63%) SDLC
8 16 (13.01%) Security Testing
8 16 (13.01%) SIEM
9 13 (10.57%) Information Security Governance
9 13 (10.57%) Threat Modelling
10 12 (9.76%) ITIL
11 11 (8.94%) Business Continuity
11 11 (8.94%) TOGAF
12 10 (8.13%) Ethical Hacking
12 10 (8.13%) Security Management
13 9 (7.32%) Security Operations
13 9 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
14 8 (6.50%) Information Security Management
14 8 (6.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.02%) C
1 32 (26.02%) Python
2 31 (25.20%) C++
3 30 (24.39%) Java
4 17 (13.82%) Perl
5 13 (10.57%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.44%) C#
6 3 (2.44%) SQL
7 2 (1.63%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.63%) PHP
7 2 (1.63%) Ruby
7 2 (1.63%) VB
7 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (49.59%) CISSP
2 47 (38.21%) CEH
3 33 (26.83%) GIAC
4 31 (25.20%) Degree
5 30 (24.39%) Security Cleared
6 27 (21.95%) OSCP
7 22 (17.89%) DV Cleared
8 20 (16.26%) CISM
9 18 (14.63%) CREST Certified
10 15 (12.20%) GPEN
11 9 (7.32%) CISA
12 7 (5.69%) CCNA
12 7 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (4.07%) GSEC
14 4 (3.25%) IISP
14 4 (3.25%) SANS
15 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
16 2 (1.63%) CESG Certified Professional
16 2 (1.63%) CRISC
17 1 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (17.07%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.32%) COBIT
4 6 (4.88%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.63%) RMADS
6 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 48 (39.02%) Nessus
2 31 (25.20%) Nmap
3 25 (20.33%) OpenVAS
4 14 (11.38%) SCCM
5 3 (2.44%) Nexpose
5 3 (2.44%) RSA Archer
6 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.81%) Ansible
7 1 (0.81%) logstash
7 1 (0.81%) Puppet
7 1 (0.81%) StatsD
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) Qualys
2 23 (18.70%) Coverity
3 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.88%) SAP
4 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle
4 3 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (0.81%) CA
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco
5 1 (0.81%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.81%) Juniper
5 1 (0.81%) NetScout
5 1 (0.81%) New Relic
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy
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