The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 244 241 233
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 7 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £53,750 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Vulnerability Management
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
4940 5324 4959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.29% 86.13% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4354 4118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South West region.

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in the South West

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 -
Wiltshire -9 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Bristol - 1 £38,000 -
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
2 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (66.67%) Information Security
3 7 (58.33%) Security Management
4 6 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (41.67%) ISO27002
5 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (41.67%) Content Management
5 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) IBM
6 4 (33.33%) AS400
6 4 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Threat Management
7 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Legal
8 2 (16.67%) Network Security
8 2 (16.67%) Time Management
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
8 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Head of Information
3 2 (16.67%) Head of Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Head of Security
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) AS400
2 4 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Security Management
3 6 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Content Management
4 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Threat Management
6 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (16.67%) Database Security
7 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 2 (16.67%) ISMS
7 2 (16.67%) IT Audit
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) CISM
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) IISP
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (41.67%) ISO27002
3 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk