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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
England / South West
Rank 222 218 234
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 9 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.59% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.66% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 2
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +27.90%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £49,375
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +5.31%

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
4430 5120 5192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.96% 88.28% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3620 4225 4348
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -2 6 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 16 (76.19%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (47.62%) SIEM
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) CISSP
4 7 (33.33%) DNS
4 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 6 (28.57%) Computer Forensics
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) Intel Security
6 5 (23.81%) UML
6 5 (23.81%) DHCP
6 5 (23.81%) CEH
6 5 (23.81%) CESG
6 5 (23.81%) MODAF
6 5 (23.81%) SysML
6 5 (23.81%) Nessus
6 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
7 4 (19.05%) Unix
7 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (19.05%) SANS
7 4 (19.05%) Cyber Defence

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) DHCP
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) FTP
3 2 (9.52%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Security Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Malware Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.76%) CIO
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IoT Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) CESG
2 4 (19.05%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (19.05%) Cyber Defence
2 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Cyber Warfare
4 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) Kali Linux
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (47.62%) SIEM
3 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 6 (28.57%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (23.81%) MODAF
5 5 (23.81%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) SysML
5 5 (23.81%) UML
6 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Social Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) CEH
3 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (19.05%) SANS
5 3 (14.29%) CHECK Team Leader
5 3 (14.29%) CREST Certified
5 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (14.29%) GCIA
5 3 (14.29%) OSCP
6 2 (9.52%) ISSAP
7 1 (4.76%) CISM
7 1 (4.76%) GSEC
7 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) GPG13
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nessus
2 3 (14.29%) QRadar
3 2 (9.52%) RSA Archer
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (4.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (4.76%) RSA enVision
4 1 (4.76%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Intel Security
3 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) LogRhythm
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) AlienVault
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago