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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 220 235 222
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 34 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.14% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.16% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,375 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -1.25%
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
5055 5062 4545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.55% 86.31% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4266 3835
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
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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 - 16 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire +8 11 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Somerset - 7 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 32 (57.14%) Information Security
2 29 (51.79%) CISSP
3 28 (50.00%) Windows
4 25 (44.64%) Incident Management
5 24 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (42.86%) Risk Management
6 23 (41.07%) Project Management
7 21 (37.50%) ISMS
7 21 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 21 (37.50%) CISM
7 21 (37.50%) IIS
7 21 (37.50%) Security Management
7 21 (37.50%) IISP
8 20 (35.71%) Management Information System
9 19 (33.93%) Network Management
9 19 (33.93%) SIEM
10 16 (28.57%) Information Security Management
10 16 (28.57%) Legal
11 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 13 (23.21%) Finance
13 12 (21.43%) Cryptography
14 11 (19.64%) ArcSight
15 10 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.86%) Security Operations
16 9 (16.07%) Security Operations Centre
16 9 (16.07%) CompTIA Security+
16 9 (16.07%) Line Management
16 9 (16.07%) Intel Security

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
2 7 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (10.71%) FTP
3 6 (10.71%) HTTP
3 6 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (8.93%) Network Security
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) NAS
5 1 (1.79%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) GDB
General
1 16 (28.57%) Legal
2 13 (23.21%) Finance
3 7 (12.50%) Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Military
5 2 (3.57%) Electronics
5 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Security Manager
2 19 (33.93%) Information Manager
2 19 (33.93%) Information Security Manager
3 12 (21.43%) Consultant
4 9 (16.07%) Cryptography Consultant
5 7 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
5 7 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Tester
6 5 (8.93%) Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) SIEM Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Architect
9 1 (1.79%) IT Security Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Vulnerability Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 12 (21.43%) Cryptography
3 9 (16.07%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.79%) CESG
6 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Windows 2000
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) CentOS
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Information Security
2 25 (44.64%) Incident Management
3 24 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 23 (41.07%) Project Management
5 21 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (37.50%) ISMS
5 21 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 21 (37.50%) Security Management
6 19 (33.93%) Network Management
6 19 (33.93%) SIEM
7 16 (28.57%) Information Security Management
8 10 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (17.86%) Security Operations
9 9 (16.07%) Line Management
10 8 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
10 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 8 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
10 8 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (12.50%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) C
1 1 (1.79%) C#
1 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (51.79%) CISSP
2 21 (37.50%) CISM
2 21 (37.50%) IISP
3 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 9 (16.07%) CompTIA Security+
5 9 (16.07%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (8.93%) GCIA
6 5 (8.93%) SANS
7 4 (7.14%) GSEC
8 2 (3.57%) CEH
8 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.79%) CFCE
9 1 (1.79%) GCFA
9 1 (1.79%) GCIH
9 1 (1.79%) GIAC
9 1 (1.79%) OSCP
9 1 (1.79%) VCP4
9 1 (1.79%) VCP5
9 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) GPG13
3 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.57%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.79%) COBIT
5 1 (1.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Snort
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
3 1 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.79%) UAG
3 1 (1.79%) vCloud
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) QRadar
2 2 (3.57%) Nessus
2 2 (3.57%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.79%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) ArcSight
2 9 (16.07%) Intel Security
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.36%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) AlienVault
6 2 (3.57%) LogRhythm
6 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.57%) Splunk
7 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) EMC
7 1 (1.79%) NetApp
7 1 (1.79%) Sophos
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 16 days ago