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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 399 395 419
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 43 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 24
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +14.58%
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
17719 16206 17322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.53% 76.26% 76.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13707 13145 14666
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +21 31 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -26 6 £40,000 -27.27%
Surrey -5 2 £57,500 -
Kent -6 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Middlesex -1 1 £55,000 -5.17%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £40,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 43 (74.14%) CISSP
2 35 (60.34%) Linux
3 32 (55.17%) ITIL
4 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (34.48%) Network Security
6 18 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
6 18 (31.03%) Windows
7 17 (29.31%) COBIT
8 16 (27.59%) Firewall
9 15 (25.86%) UNIX
9 15 (25.86%) CEH
10 13 (22.41%) LAN
10 13 (22.41%) WAN
11 12 (20.69%) CISA
11 12 (20.69%) CISM
11 12 (20.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 12 (20.69%) McAfee
11 12 (20.69%) SQL
12 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (18.97%) PCI QSA
12 11 (18.97%) PRINCE2
12 11 (18.97%) VPN
12 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
13 10 (17.24%) McAfee ePO
13 10 (17.24%) Information Security
14 9 (15.52%) SIEM
15 8 (13.79%) PCI DSS
15 8 (13.79%) Degree
15 8 (13.79%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) Network Security
2 16 (27.59%) Firewall
3 13 (22.41%) LAN
3 13 (22.41%) WAN
4 11 (18.97%) VPN
5 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.45%) SAN
7 1 (1.72%) Intranet
7 1 (1.72%) Internet
7 1 (1.72%) NetScreen
7 1 (1.72%) DNS
7 1 (1.72%) Wireless
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.62%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) German Language
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Billing
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Consultant
1 18 (31.03%) Security Consultant
2 13 (22.41%) Support Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Technical Support
3 12 (20.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Technical Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) IT Security Consultant
4 11 (18.97%) IT Consultant
5 8 (13.79%) Security Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Security Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Security Manager
9 2 (3.45%) IT Operations Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Security Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Security Operations Manager
9 2 (3.45%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
1 1 (1.72%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (1.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Linux
2 18 (31.03%) Windows
3 15 (25.86%) UNIX
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.72%) VMS
5 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) ITIL
2 18 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (18.97%) PRINCE2
3 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (17.24%) Information Security
5 9 (15.52%) SIEM
6 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
7 6 (10.34%) Incident Management
7 6 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (10.34%) Information Security Management
7 6 (10.34%) Security Management
8 5 (8.62%) Cyber Security
9 3 (5.17%) Logistics
10 2 (3.45%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.45%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.45%) Project Management
10 2 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (74.14%) CISSP
2 15 (25.86%) CEH
3 12 (20.69%) CISA
3 12 (20.69%) CISM
4 11 (18.97%) PCI QSA
5 8 (13.79%) Degree
6 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.34%) ISACA
6 6 (10.34%) GIAC
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.17%) MCSE
7 3 (5.17%) CCNA
8 2 (3.45%) MCP
9 1 (1.72%) CCNP
9 1 (1.72%) SSCP
9 1 (1.72%) CCSA
9 1 (1.72%) CCSE
9 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.72%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (29.31%) COBIT
3 12 (20.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (13.79%) PCI DSS
5 2 (3.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Snort
2 1 (1.72%) Nmap
2 1 (1.72%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (5.17%) Nessus
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) McAfee
2 8 (13.79%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) Juniper
3 7 (12.07%) VMware
4 6 (10.34%) Brocade
4 6 (10.34%) F5
5 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.45%) Qualys
7 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.72%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.72%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.72%) Websense
7 1 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) HP
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + on-call allowance, bonus
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