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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 400 397 373
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 42 52 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 44
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £56,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
17346 18366 16922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.75% 80.19% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13906 14584 13869
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 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire -6 13 £57,750 +106.25% 1
Hampshire +3 12 £55,000 -4.34%
Kent +13 8 £32,500 -38.09%
Surrey +14 7 £53,750 +23.56% 2
Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 51 (71.83%) Information Security
2 43 (60.56%) CISSP
3 42 (59.15%) Penetration Testing
4 33 (46.48%) SIEM
5 27 (38.03%) PCI DSS
6 23 (32.39%) Firewall
7 22 (30.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (29.58%) Security Testing
8 21 (29.58%) ITIL
9 20 (28.17%) Incident Management
10 19 (26.76%) CISM
10 19 (26.76%) Cyber Security
11 17 (23.94%) Windows
11 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
11 17 (23.94%) CISA
11 17 (23.94%) Management Information System
12 16 (22.54%) Finance
13 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (19.72%) Degree
13 14 (19.72%) Security Architecture
14 12 (16.90%) Data Security
14 12 (16.90%) COBIT
15 11 (15.49%) Linux
15 11 (15.49%) Cisco
15 11 (15.49%) SSCP
16 10 (14.08%) Business Continuity
17 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
17 9 (12.68%) Network Security
17 9 (12.68%) Vulnerability Management
17 9 (12.68%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (4.23%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) Firewall
2 9 (12.68%) Network Security
3 8 (11.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (11.27%) SAN
4 6 (8.45%) LAN
4 6 (8.45%) WAN
5 5 (7.04%) VPN
5 5 (7.04%) Internet
6 4 (5.63%) SSL
6 4 (5.63%) VoIP
6 4 (5.63%) WLAN
6 4 (5.63%) Wireless
6 4 (5.63%) IPsec
6 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.63%) FWSM
7 3 (4.23%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (2.82%) OSPF
8 2 (2.82%) BGP
9 1 (1.41%) DMZ
9 1 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.41%) Yeoman
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Banking
2 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
4 2 (2.82%) Advertising
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Analyst
2 25 (35.21%) Security Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) Security Manager
4 13 (18.31%) Senior Security Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) IT Security Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Cyber Security Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Security Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Compliance Manager
8 4 (5.63%) IT Security Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Security Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Assurance Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Security Assurance Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.63%) Economics
4 4 (5.63%) Taxonomies
4 4 (5.63%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.23%) CESG
6 2 (2.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Linux
3 8 (11.27%) UNIX
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) AIX
5 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (71.83%) Information Security
2 42 (59.15%) Penetration Testing
3 33 (46.48%) SIEM
4 21 (29.58%) Security Testing
4 21 (29.58%) ITIL
5 20 (28.17%) Incident Management
6 19 (26.76%) Cyber Security
7 14 (19.72%) Security Architecture
7 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (16.90%) Data Security
9 10 (14.08%) Business Continuity
10 9 (12.68%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (12.68%) Analytics
11 8 (11.27%) Service Management
12 7 (9.86%) Security Management
12 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.45%) Information Management
13 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
13 6 (8.45%) Project Management
13 6 (8.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) Perl
2 4 (5.63%) PHP
2 4 (5.63%) Python
2 4 (5.63%) Ruby
3 3 (4.23%) SQL
3 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.82%) Java
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (60.56%) CISSP
2 19 (26.76%) CISM
3 17 (23.94%) CISA
4 14 (19.72%) Degree
5 11 (15.49%) SSCP
6 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (11.27%) DV Cleared
6 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
7 7 (9.86%) CEH
7 7 (9.86%) CHFI
8 6 (8.45%) GPEN
9 4 (5.63%) ISACA
9 4 (5.63%) GWAPT
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (5.63%) CCNP
10 3 (4.23%) GCIA
10 3 (4.23%) GCIH
11 2 (2.82%) MCSE
11 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.41%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (38.03%) PCI DSS
2 22 (30.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (16.90%) COBIT
4 6 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (5.63%) SLA
5 4 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.41%) BS7799
6 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Nessus
2 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) Cisco
3 7 (9.86%) McAfee
4 6 (8.45%) Splunk
5 5 (7.04%) HP
6 4 (5.63%) Siemens
6 4 (5.63%) LogLogic
6 4 (5.63%) Polycom
7 3 (4.23%) VMware
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle
8 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.82%) Symantec
8 2 (2.82%) Citrix
8 2 (2.82%) Juniper
8 2 (2.82%) NetApp
8 2 (2.82%) Sourcefire
8 2 (2.82%) Websense
8 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.41%) F5
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
SecQuest Information Security Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago