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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 227 228 242
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 10 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.50% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 7
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +130.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £46,100
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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
4500 5170 5642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.86% 88.69% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4355 4639
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 4 December 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 -5 4 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Gloucestershire -13 4 £46,250 -15.90% 1
Devon - 1 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 13 (68.42%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
3 10 (52.63%) CISSP
4 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Cyber Attack
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) CEH
6 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
6 6 (31.58%) Unix
6 6 (31.58%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (26.32%) SANS
7 5 (26.32%) ArcSight
7 5 (26.32%) SIEM
7 5 (26.32%) GCIA
7 5 (26.32%) Nessus
8 4 (21.05%) CESG
8 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
8 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 4 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (15.79%) QRadar
9 3 (15.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (15.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (15.79%) Malware Analysis
9 3 (15.79%) Splunk
9 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Firewall
9 3 (15.79%) Management Information System

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) FTP
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.26%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Military
3 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Malware Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Chief Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (31.58%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (21.05%) CESG
4 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
5 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Kali Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (26.32%) SIEM
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (15.79%) Computer Security
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (10.53%) SABSA
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.53%) Social Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) CISSP
3 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) CEH
4 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) GCIA
5 5 (26.32%) SANS
6 4 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (15.79%) GSEC
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 2 (10.53%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (10.53%) CREST Certified
8 2 (10.53%) ISSAP
8 2 (10.53%) OSCP
9 1 (5.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) GPG13
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Snort
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nessus
2 3 (15.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (15.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (15.79%) QRadar
3 2 (10.53%) RSA Archer
4 1 (5.26%) AppDetective
4 1 (5.26%) RSA enVision
4 1 (5.26%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
2 5 (26.32%) ArcSight
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Splunk
4 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) AlienVault
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
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