The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 379 351 428
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +77
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 70 84 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.38% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.51% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 16
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17597 16425 17510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.73% 74.61% 75.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13800 13326 14863
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 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

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 July 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 July 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 -38 24 £58,000 +45.00% 2
Berkshire -4 17 £28,000 -44.00%
Surrey -6 17 £43,500 +8.75%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £45,000 - 1
Kent - 2 £52,500 -
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 63 (56.25%) Firewall
2 60 (53.57%) Information Security
3 58 (51.79%) Linux
4 52 (46.43%) Windows
5 48 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
6 43 (38.39%) CISSP
7 41 (36.61%) Management Information System
8 40 (35.71%) Finance
9 38 (33.93%) Degree
10 31 (27.68%) Microsoft
11 30 (26.79%) UNIX
12 28 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 27 (24.11%) Intrusion Detection
13 27 (24.11%) ITIL
13 27 (24.11%) Security Testing
14 26 (23.21%) PCI DSS
14 26 (23.21%) SIEM
15 25 (22.32%) COBIT
16 24 (21.43%) Qualys
16 24 (21.43%) CISM
16 24 (21.43%) Change Management
17 22 (19.64%) E-Commerce
18 21 (18.75%) Security Management
19 20 (17.86%) CISA
19 20 (17.86%) MS Excel
20 19 (16.96%) ISO/IEC 17799
20 19 (16.96%) Incident Management
21 18 (16.07%) Nmap
21 18 (16.07%) Nessus
21 18 (16.07%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (1.79%) Apache
1 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.79%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (8.04%) MS Office
4 6 (5.36%) MS Project
5 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (56.25%) Firewall
2 27 (24.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (14.29%) tcpdump
4 14 (12.50%) LAN
5 13 (11.61%) WAN
6 11 (9.82%) HTTP
7 8 (7.14%) Wireless
7 8 (7.14%) Network Security
8 7 (6.25%) SSH
9 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
10 5 (4.46%) VPN
10 5 (4.46%) SSL
11 2 (1.79%) DMZ
11 2 (1.79%) DHCP
11 2 (1.79%) WLAN
12 1 (0.89%) Internet
12 1 (0.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.79%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.79%) GDB
General
1 40 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Retail
3 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.79%) Military
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (61.61%) Analyst
2 58 (51.79%) Security Analyst
3 27 (24.11%) Information Analyst
3 27 (24.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 23 (20.54%) Senior Security Analyst
4 23 (20.54%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Tester
6 12 (10.71%) Penetration Tester
7 6 (5.36%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.36%) Operations Team Leader
8 5 (4.46%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
10 3 (2.68%) Network Analyst
11 2 (1.79%) Project Manager
11 2 (1.79%) Test Analyst
11 2 (1.79%) Network Engineer
11 2 (1.79%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) Middleware
1 5 (4.46%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.61%) Management Information System
2 18 (16.07%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.46%) PKI
4 1 (0.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 58 (51.79%) Linux
2 52 (46.43%) Windows
3 30 (26.79%) UNIX
4 10 (8.93%) Ubuntu
4 10 (8.93%) CentOS
5 7 (6.25%) Solaris
6 6 (5.36%) AIX
7 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.57%) Information Security
2 48 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 27 (24.11%) ITIL
3 27 (24.11%) Security Testing
4 26 (23.21%) SIEM
5 24 (21.43%) Change Management
6 22 (19.64%) E-Commerce
7 21 (18.75%) Security Management
8 19 (16.96%) Incident Management
9 18 (16.07%) Network Architecture
10 13 (11.61%) Risk Analysis
11 11 (9.82%) Network Management
12 10 (8.93%) Ethical Hacking
13 7 (6.25%) Data Protection
13 7 (6.25%) Information Security Management
13 7 (6.25%) PRINCE2
14 6 (5.36%) Reverse Engineering
14 6 (5.36%) Cyber Security
14 6 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (4.46%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.18%) SQL
2 16 (14.29%) PHP
3 15 (13.39%) Perl
4 14 (12.50%) Python
4 14 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 12 (10.71%) Ruby
6 10 (8.93%) C
7 8 (7.14%) Java
8 5 (4.46%) C++
9 4 (3.57%) VB
10 1 (0.89%) Lua
10 1 (0.89%) Tcl
10 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (38.39%) CISSP
2 38 (33.93%) Degree
3 24 (21.43%) CISM
4 20 (17.86%) CISA
5 17 (15.18%) CEH
6 11 (9.82%) OSCP
6 11 (9.82%) OSCE
7 8 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (7.14%) CCNA
8 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.46%) GCIA
9 5 (4.46%) GCIH
9 5 (4.46%) RHCE
10 3 (2.68%) GIAC
10 3 (2.68%) ISEB
11 2 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.79%) MCP
11 2 (1.79%) CCSE
11 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (23.21%) PCI DSS
3 25 (22.32%) COBIT
4 19 (16.96%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 12 (10.71%) HIPAA
6 5 (4.46%) COSO
7 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.07%) Nmap
2 16 (14.29%) Snort
3 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (16.07%) Nessus
2 1 (0.89%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (27.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.43%) Qualys
3 16 (14.29%) Sophos
3 16 (14.29%) Imperva
4 13 (11.61%) Cisco
5 12 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 9 (8.04%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.36%) Juniper
7 6 (5.36%) Splunk
8 3 (2.68%) VMware
9 2 (1.79%) Tripwire
9 2 (1.79%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.89%) AlgoSec
10 1 (0.89%) Tufin
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle
10 1 (0.89%) HP
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