The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment
Rank 229 206 207
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 12 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 12
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £40,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5183 4377 4125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.57% 82.17% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4257 3804 3595
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in the South West

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in the South West

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -3 7 £25,000 -54.54%
Gloucestershire -4 5 £57,500 +9.52% 1
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (41.18%) Reverse Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) C
4 7 (41.18%) C++
4 7 (41.18%) Cyber Security
5 6 (35.29%) McAfee
5 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) Information Security
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Network Security
6 5 (29.41%) Military
6 5 (29.41%) WinDbg
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) GDB
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
7 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Wireless
2 5 (29.41%) Network Security
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) VPN
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) Internet
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) Junos
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) WinDbg
1 5 (29.41%) GDB
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Account Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Telesales Executive
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Reverse Engineering
1 7 (41.18%) Cyber Security
2 6 (35.29%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) SIEM
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C
1 7 (41.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) CEH
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) CISSP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) GIAC
5 1 (5.88%) CCSA
5 1 (5.88%) GCIA
5 1 (5.88%) GSEC
5 1 (5.88%) GCIH
5 1 (5.88%) GCFA
5 1 (5.88%) CCSE
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.88%) CCSP
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) McAfee
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Dell
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
6 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
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