The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 387 415 383
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -32
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 62 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 54
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £56,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +40.62%
Vulnerability Management
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
17388 17143 17376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.63% 79.16% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13537 14014 14717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South East region.

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in the South East

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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 - 33 £40,000 - 4
Kent +6 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Hampshire -21 7 £45,000 -28.00%
M4 Corridor - 5 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 3 - -
Surrey -4 1 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 56 (59.57%) CISSP
2 43 (45.74%) Linux
3 40 (42.55%) Firewall
4 38 (40.43%) ITIL
5 28 (29.79%) Penetration Testing
6 26 (27.66%) CEH
7 24 (25.53%) UNIX
8 23 (24.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 23 (24.47%) Network Security
9 22 (23.40%) Incident Management
9 22 (23.40%) SIEM
10 21 (22.34%) Security Architecture
11 20 (21.28%) Information Security
11 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
12 19 (20.21%) LAN
13 18 (19.15%) WAN
13 18 (19.15%) COBIT
14 17 (18.09%) Windows
15 14 (14.89%) VPN
16 13 (13.83%) Degree
17 12 (12.77%) German Language
17 12 (12.77%) TCP/IP
17 12 (12.77%) McAfee
17 12 (12.77%) CISA
17 12 (12.77%) CISM
18 11 (11.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 11 (11.70%) SQL
18 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
18 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
18 11 (11.70%) PCI QSA

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.32%) IIS
2 4 (4.26%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (42.55%) Firewall
2 23 (24.47%) Network Security
3 19 (20.21%) LAN
4 18 (19.15%) WAN
5 14 (14.89%) VPN
6 12 (12.77%) TCP/IP
7 9 (9.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (8.51%) SSL
9 4 (4.26%) Wireless
10 3 (3.19%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.19%) RIP
10 3 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.19%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.19%) HSRP
10 3 (3.19%) MPLS
10 3 (3.19%) OSPF
10 3 (3.19%) BGP
10 3 (3.19%) EIGRP
10 3 (3.19%) VLAN
10 3 (3.19%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (12.77%) German Language
2 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.26%) Finance
3 4 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) French Language
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Support Engineer
2 23 (24.47%) Security Consultant
2 23 (24.47%) Consultant
3 21 (22.34%) Technical Support
3 21 (22.34%) Technical Support Engineer
3 21 (22.34%) Technical Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) IT Security Consultant
4 11 (11.70%) IT Consultant
5 10 (10.64%) Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Security Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) IT Operations Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Security Operations Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Security Manager
8 6 (6.38%) IT Security Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) IT Operations Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Operations Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Sales Executive
9 5 (5.32%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.45%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.32%) PKI
4 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (45.74%) Linux
2 24 (25.53%) UNIX
3 17 (18.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.43%) ITIL
2 28 (29.79%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (23.40%) Incident Management
3 22 (23.40%) SIEM
4 21 (22.34%) Security Architecture
5 20 (21.28%) Information Security
6 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
6 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (9.57%) Cyber Security
7 9 (9.57%) Information Security Management
7 9 (9.57%) Security Management
8 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.45%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.45%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (6.38%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.38%) Logistics
10 5 (5.32%) Change Management
10 5 (5.32%) Identity Management
10 5 (5.32%) Project Management
10 5 (5.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) SQL
2 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 56 (59.57%) CISSP
2 26 (27.66%) CEH
3 13 (13.83%) Degree
4 12 (12.77%) CISA
4 12 (12.77%) CISM
5 11 (11.70%) PCI QSA
6 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (6.38%) GIAC
7 6 (6.38%) ISACA
8 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.26%) CCNA
10 3 (3.19%) CCIE
10 3 (3.19%) CCNP
11 2 (2.13%) MCP
11 2 (2.13%) MCSE
11 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (19.15%) COBIT
3 11 (11.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (10.64%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.06%) GPG13
5 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Nmap
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (5.32%) Nessus
3 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) McAfee
2 9 (9.57%) Cisco
2 9 (9.57%) Juniper
2 9 (9.57%) F5
3 6 (6.38%) VMware
3 6 (6.38%) Brocade
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle
5 3 (3.19%) HP
5 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.13%) Qualys
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.06%) Twitter
7 1 (1.06%) Palantir
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