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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 413 438 444
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 44 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 31
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
16519 18327 19777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.51% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13890 14456 15722
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Surrey +13 18 £43,500 -20.90%
Berkshire +22 14 £69,250 +15.41% 3
Hampshire +4 6 £67,500 +17.39% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +20 1 £60,000 +44.57%
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 44 (52.38%) Information Security
2 42 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (36.90%) Windows
4 28 (33.33%) C
4 28 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 27 (32.14%) CISSP
6 26 (30.95%) Telecoms
7 24 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (27.38%) Java
9 22 (26.19%) Linux
9 22 (26.19%) Python
9 22 (26.19%) Nessus
9 22 (26.19%) PCI DSS
10 21 (25.00%) OWASP
10 21 (25.00%) Degree
10 21 (25.00%) GIAC
10 21 (25.00%) C++
11 20 (23.81%) Finance
11 20 (23.81%) CEH
11 20 (23.81%) Nmap
12 18 (21.43%) DV Cleared
12 18 (21.43%) Qualys
12 18 (21.43%) Coverity
12 18 (21.43%) OpenVAS
13 17 (20.24%) Risk Management
13 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
14 16 (19.05%) Firewall
14 16 (19.05%) CREST Certified
14 16 (19.05%) Security Architecture
14 16 (19.05%) OSCP

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 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) Confluence
2 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.38%) AWD
2 2 (2.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.05%) Firewall
2 14 (16.67%) Network Security
3 6 (7.14%) Internet
4 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.38%) Broadband
5 2 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.19%) SNMP
6 1 (1.19%) VoIP
6 1 (1.19%) VPN
6 1 (1.19%) WAN
6 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.19%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.19%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) JMeter
2 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 26 (30.95%) Telecoms
2 20 (23.81%) Finance
3 7 (8.33%) Electronics
4 6 (7.14%) Marketing
5 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.76%) Banking
6 4 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Tester
2 18 (21.43%) Security Engineer
3 16 (19.05%) Security Tester
4 10 (11.90%) Architect
4 10 (11.90%) IT Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) IT Security Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Penetration Tester
4 10 (11.90%) Security Architect
5 7 (8.33%) Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Consultant
5 7 (8.33%) Product Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Administrator
6 6 (7.14%) CISSP Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Information Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
6 6 (7.14%) IT Security Specialist
6 6 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) HTML
2 3 (3.57%) HTML5
3 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.38%) JSON
3 2 (2.38%) RESTful
3 2 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.19%) OAuth
4 1 (1.19%) OpenID
4 1 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.19%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
2 16 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (14.29%) Cryptography
4 7 (8.33%) CESG
5 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.38%) PKI
7 2 (2.38%) Robotics
8 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.90%) Windows
2 22 (26.19%) Linux
3 5 (5.95%) Unix
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.38%) Android
5 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.38%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (52.38%) Information Security
2 42 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (25.00%) OWASP
5 17 (20.24%) Risk Management
6 16 (19.05%) Security Architecture
7 15 (17.86%) SIEM
8 14 (16.67%) SDLC
9 13 (15.48%) Threat Modelling
10 10 (11.90%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (10.71%) Information Security Governance
11 9 (10.71%) Security Operations
12 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (9.52%) Project Management
13 7 (8.33%) Business Continuity
13 7 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
13 7 (8.33%) Information Assurance
13 7 (8.33%) Time Management
13 7 (8.33%) TOGAF
14 6 (7.14%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.33%) C
2 23 (27.38%) Java
3 22 (26.19%) Python
4 21 (25.00%) C++
5 9 (10.71%) Perl
6 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.38%) C#
7 2 (2.38%) PHP
7 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.19%) R
8 1 (1.19%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 27 (32.14%) CISSP
3 21 (25.00%) Degree
3 21 (25.00%) GIAC
4 20 (23.81%) CEH
5 18 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 16 (19.05%) CREST Certified
6 16 (19.05%) OSCP
7 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
8 7 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (4.76%) CCNA
9 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (4.76%) CISM
9 4 (4.76%) IISP
10 3 (3.57%) GPEN
11 1 (1.19%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.19%) PCI DSS
2 13 (15.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (8.33%) COBIT
3 7 (8.33%) RMADS
4 6 (7.14%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (26.19%) Nessus
2 20 (23.81%) Nmap
3 18 (21.43%) OpenVAS
4 1 (1.19%) logstash
4 1 (1.19%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.19%) RSA Archer
4 1 (1.19%) StatsD
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Coverity
1 18 (21.43%) Qualys
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) SAP
4 4 (4.76%) Sophos
5 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.19%) Avaya
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) HP
6 1 (1.19%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.19%) New Relic
6 1 (1.19%) Remedy
6 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
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