The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 75 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.76% 0.51% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.64% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £66,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +55.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%
Vulnerability Management
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
650 623 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.07% 78.66% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 566 589 670
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in Southampton

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Brocade
3 4 (66.67%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) ISACA
3 4 (66.67%) GIAC
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (66.67%) COBIT
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) ISACA
2 4 (66.67%) GIAC
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Juniper
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Brocade
1 4 (66.67%) F5
1 4 (66.67%) VMware