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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 232 237 237
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 7 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.19% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.22% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £44,250 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £63,500 £57,800
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
4709 5015 5215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.75% 86.04% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3929 4236 4267
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 29 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 3 £51,500 -4.18% 1
Gloucestershire -2 3 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 20 (60.61%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
3 15 (45.45%) Information Security
4 11 (33.33%) CISSP
4 11 (33.33%) SIEM
4 11 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (30.30%) Security Operations
5 10 (30.30%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (24.24%) Finance
6 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 8 (24.24%) CEH
6 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
7 7 (21.21%) Reverse Engineering
7 7 (21.21%) Computer Forensics
7 7 (21.21%) Banking
7 7 (21.21%) Firewall
7 7 (21.21%) CHECK Team Leader
7 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (21.21%) Malware Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) CREST Certified
8 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 6 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) Data Security
8 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
8 6 (18.18%) Wealth Management
8 6 (18.18%) OSCP
9 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
9 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
9 5 (15.15%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) Network Security
3 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) NAS
4 3 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) FTP
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Metasploit
1 1 (3.03%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Military
4 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 3 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) Penetration Tester
2 9 (27.27%) Tester
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Cryptography Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) CISSP Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Information Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (6.06%) MODAF Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) TOGAF Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Malware Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 5 (15.15%) Cryptography
5 4 (12.12%) SCADA
6 3 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.03%) CESG
7 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 2000
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (45.45%) Information Security
3 11 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (33.33%) SIEM
4 10 (30.30%) Security Operations
5 7 (21.21%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (21.21%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (21.21%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (18.18%) Data Security
6 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) Wealth Management
7 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
8 4 (12.12%) Computer Security
8 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
9 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
9 3 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
1 1 (3.03%) Perl
1 1 (3.03%) PHP
1 1 (3.03%) Python
1 1 (3.03%) Ruby
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) CISSP
3 8 (24.24%) CEH
3 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) CHECK Team Leader
4 7 (21.21%) CREST Certified
5 6 (18.18%) OSCP
6 5 (15.15%) CHECK Team Member
6 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) Degree
7 4 (12.12%) SANS
8 3 (9.09%) GCIA
8 3 (9.09%) GSEC
8 3 (9.09%) VCP4
8 3 (9.09%) VCP5
8 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (6.06%) CISM
9 2 (6.06%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) GPG13
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (9.09%) UAG
2 3 (9.09%) vCloud
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (12.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) Nessus
4 1 (3.03%) AppDetective
4 1 (3.03%) QRadar
4 1 (3.03%) RSA Archer
4 1 (3.03%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) ArcSight
1 5 (15.15%) Intel Security
2 4 (12.12%) HP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) 3PAR
3 3 (9.09%) Dell
3 3 (9.09%) EMC
3 3 (9.09%) NetApp
3 3 (9.09%) Sophos
3 3 (9.09%) Splunk
4 1 (3.03%) AlienVault
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds