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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 237 225 197
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -28
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 8 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.099% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.12% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 14
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £43,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £49,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
5106 4962 4112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.44% 82.23% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4034 3524
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Bristol -3 7 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Gloucestershire -11 1 £50,000 +17.64% 2
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 24 (70.59%) Information Security
2 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
3 17 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 17 (50.00%) CISSP
4 15 (44.12%) Military
5 14 (41.18%) Firewall
6 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
6 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 13 (38.24%) SIEM
7 11 (32.35%) WinDbg
7 11 (32.35%) GDB
7 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
7 11 (32.35%) Reverse Engineering
7 11 (32.35%) Linux Kernel Development
7 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 11 (32.35%) Degree
7 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) C
7 11 (32.35%) C++
7 11 (32.35%) ITIL
7 11 (32.35%) Linux
7 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
7 11 (32.35%) Wireless
8 10 (29.41%) Computer Forensics
8 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (26.47%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
10 8 (23.53%) Data Protection
11 7 (20.59%) CHFI

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) Wireless
3 6 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.76%) Network Security
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) WinDbg
1 11 (32.35%) GDB
General
1 15 (44.12%) Military
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Analyst
1 6 (17.65%) Security Specialist
2 5 (14.71%) Security Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) IT Security Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) IT Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Security Architect
4 3 (8.82%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Junior
6 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Information Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Internet of Things
3 4 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (11.76%) BYOD
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) DTV
4 1 (2.94%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Information Security
2 17 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
3 13 (38.24%) SIEM
4 11 (32.35%) Reverse Engineering
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 11 (32.35%) Linux Kernel Development
5 10 (29.41%) Computer Forensics
6 9 (26.47%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Data Protection
8 7 (20.59%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (17.65%) Information Assurance
10 5 (14.71%) OWASP
10 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
11 4 (11.76%) Service Management
11 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (11.76%) ITSM
11 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
11 4 (11.76%) BCP
11 4 (11.76%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) C
1 11 (32.35%) C++
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (50.00%) CISSP
3 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
3 11 (32.35%) Degree
4 7 (20.59%) CHFI
5 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) CISM
7 4 (11.76%) CISA
8 2 (5.88%) GCIA
8 2 (5.88%) GSEC
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.88%) MCP
8 2 (5.88%) MCSA
9 1 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Nessus
2 1 (2.94%) logstash
2 1 (2.94%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) ArcSight
5 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
5 3 (8.82%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago