The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 80 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.37% - 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,177 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +20.41%
Vulnerability Assessment
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
673 720 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.88% 82.10% 72.85%
Number of salaries quoted 558 623 562
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Southampton

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) Security Management
3 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (70.00%) CCNA
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
6 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
7 3 (30.00%) Firewall
7 3 (30.00%) GIAC
7 3 (30.00%) COBIT
7 3 (30.00%) SIEM
7 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) Juniper
8 2 (20.00%) VMware
8 2 (20.00%) Brocade
8 2 (20.00%) F5
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (20.00%) ISACA
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Security Management
3 7 (70.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (30.00%) SIEM
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) GIAC
4 2 (20.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (30.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Brocade
2 2 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft