The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 572 705 830
Rank change year-on-year
+133 +125
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 371 256 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 305 228 112
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +16.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85991 96193 99396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.80% 87.24% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 78620 80201
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend

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

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in the UK

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
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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
England +155 359 £59,000 +1.72% 39
London +125 203 £65,000 +4.00% 26
South East +57 89 £55,000 +19.56% 3
East of England +48 32 £52,500 -8.69%
City of London +69 27 £62,500 -3.84% 6
Berkshire -9 23 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Hertfordshire +40 21 £36,000 -37.39%
Surrey +38 18 £55,000 -26.66%
North West +20 14 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +1 13 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands -1 12 £24,000 -52.00% 1
East Sussex +20 11 £58,000 -
Scotland -5 11 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Kent - 11 £56,500 -
Bedfordshire +31 10 £52,500 -
Guildford +22 10 £55,000 -8.33%
Hampshire +4 10 £55,000 +10.00%
Watford - 10 £36,000 -
Edinburgh -2 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Eastbourne - 8 £55,250 -
West Sussex -1 7 £47,500 +3.26%
Hemel Hempstead - 7 - -
Oxfordshire - 7 £55,000 - 1
Oxford - 6 £55,000 - 1
Southampton +2 5 £55,000 -21.42%
Reading -6 5 £53,750 +34.37% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £24,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £24,000 - 1
Yorkshire +27 4 £33,750 -10.00% 5
North East - 4 £45,000 -

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 373 (53.06%) Information Security
2 362 (51.49%) CISSP
3 293 (41.68%) SIEM
4 274 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 253 (35.99%) Security Operations
6 206 (29.30%) Firewall
7 190 (27.03%) CISM
8 180 (25.60%) Windows
8 180 (25.60%) Network Security
9 168 (23.90%) PCI DSS
10 167 (23.76%) Finance
11 164 (23.33%) Management Information System
12 160 (22.76%) Cybersecurity
13 152 (21.62%) Linux
14 135 (19.20%) Degree
15 133 (18.92%) Security Operations Centre
16 130 (18.49%) Security Architecture
17 124 (17.64%) Splunk
18 112 (15.93%) Data Centre
19 109 (15.50%) Incident Management
19 109 (15.50%) Penetration Testing
20 105 (14.94%) ITIL
21 101 (14.37%) CEH
22 95 (13.51%) IIS
23 89 (12.66%) Project Management
24 88 (12.52%) Cisco
25 87 (12.38%) Qualys
25 87 (12.38%) IISP
26 86 (12.23%) ArcSight
27 85 (12.09%) Intrusion Detection

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 95 (13.51%) IIS
2 9 (1.28%) Apache
2 9 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.71%) IBM Notes
4 5 (0.71%) WebLogic
4 5 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.56%) assyst
2 5 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.56%) IaaS
1 18 (2.56%) PaaS
2 12 (1.71%) Mimecast
3 11 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.00%) SaaS
6 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 206 (29.30%) Firewall
2 180 (25.60%) Network Security
3 85 (12.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 77 (10.95%) TCP/IP
5 57 (8.11%) LAN
6 54 (7.68%) WAN
7 41 (5.83%) Internet
8 25 (3.56%) VPN
9 18 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
10 17 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (2.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (2.28%) SAN
12 15 (2.13%) Cisco IPT
12 15 (2.13%) IP Telephony
13 14 (1.99%) SSL
14 13 (1.85%) HSRP
14 13 (1.85%) IPsec
14 13 (1.85%) SNMP
15 12 (1.71%) OSPF
15 12 (1.71%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 8 (1.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.00%) Big Data
4 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.71%) SQLPlus
6 4 (0.57%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.28%) Looker
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (1.85%) AppScan
2 2 (0.28%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.14%) Burp Suite
General
1 167 (23.76%) Finance
2 65 (9.25%) Law
3 51 (7.25%) Banking
4 29 (4.13%) Retail
5 21 (2.99%) Legal
6 9 (1.28%) Games
7 8 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.00%) Marketing
9 6 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.71%) Electronics
11 4 (0.57%) French Language
11 4 (0.57%) German Language
12 3 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.28%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 237 (33.71%) Analyst
2 220 (31.29%) Security Analyst
3 119 (16.93%) Consultant
4 109 (15.50%) Security Consultant
5 84 (11.95%) Security Manager
6 81 (11.52%) Information Analyst
6 81 (11.52%) Information Security Analyst
6 81 (11.52%) Security Engineer
7 60 (8.53%) IT Analyst
8 58 (8.25%) IT Security Analyst
9 54 (7.68%) Security Specialist
10 52 (7.40%) Information Security Manager
11 51 (7.25%) Information Manager
12 41 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
13 40 (5.69%) Senior Security Analyst
14 39 (5.55%) Vulnerability Analyst
15 37 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
16 35 (4.98%) Senior Security Consultant
17 33 (4.69%) Architect
18 29 (4.13%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.85%) Web Services
2 5 (0.71%) LAMP
2 5 (0.71%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.28%) Middleware
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (0.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 164 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 133 (18.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 112 (15.93%) Data Centre
4 79 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
6 33 (4.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 22 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (2.28%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.28%) Cybercrime
9 15 (2.13%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.13%) Replication
10 13 (1.85%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.71%) Fintech
12 11 (1.56%) PKI
13 10 (1.42%) Cryptography
13 10 (1.42%) Cyber Attack
13 10 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.14%) Private Cloud
15 7 (1.00%) Shadow IT
16 5 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 180 (25.60%) Windows
2 152 (21.62%) Linux
3 60 (8.53%) Unix
4 38 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 24 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.42%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.14%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.00%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.85%) Solaris
10 6 (0.85%) Windows NT
11 5 (0.71%) CentOS
11 5 (0.71%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.43%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.28%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.14%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (53.06%) Information Security
2 293 (41.68%) SIEM
3 253 (35.99%) Security Operations
4 160 (22.76%) Cybersecurity
5 130 (18.49%) Security Architecture
6 109 (15.50%) Incident Management
6 109 (15.50%) Penetration Testing
7 105 (14.94%) ITIL
8 89 (12.66%) Project Management
9 84 (11.95%) Performance Management
10 82 (11.66%) Portfolio Management
11 76 (10.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 62 (8.82%) Risk Management
13 59 (8.39%) Test Strategy
14 56 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
14 56 (7.97%) Security Management
15 53 (7.54%) Ethical Hacking
16 49 (6.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 48 (6.83%) Data Protection
18 46 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (6.40%) SQL
2 21 (2.99%) PowerShell
2 21 (2.99%) Python
3 17 (2.42%) Perl
4 10 (1.42%) Ruby
5 7 (1.00%) VB
6 6 (0.85%) Java
7 5 (0.71%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.28%) C
8 2 (0.28%) PHP
9 1 (0.14%) C#
9 1 (0.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 362 (51.49%) CISSP
2 190 (27.03%) CISM
3 135 (19.20%) Degree
4 101 (14.37%) CEH
5 87 (12.38%) IISP
6 84 (11.95%) CISA
7 72 (10.24%) SANS
8 60 (8.53%) GIAC
9 43 (6.12%) GCIH
10 37 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
11 26 (3.70%) CCNP
11 26 (3.70%) GCIA
12 21 (2.99%) ECSA
13 20 (2.84%) CHFI
14 17 (2.42%) CREST Certified
14 17 (2.42%) GSEC
15 16 (2.28%) Security Cleared
16 15 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (2.13%) OSCP
17 12 (1.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 168 (23.90%) PCI DSS
3 30 (4.27%) COBIT
4 12 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.28%) ISO27002
6 8 (1.14%) SLA
7 6 (0.85%) QA
8 4 (0.57%) COSO
9 2 (0.28%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.14%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 73 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.41%) vSphere
4 22 (3.13%) Snort
4 22 (3.13%) XenApp
5 7 (1.00%) BitLocker
6 5 (0.71%) Samba
7 4 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.43%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 81 (11.52%) Nessus
2 64 (9.10%) QRadar
3 28 (3.98%) SCCM
4 24 (3.41%) Nmap
5 18 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
6 16 (2.28%) OpenVAS
7 10 (1.42%) Nexpose
7 10 (1.42%) Proventia
8 8 (1.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (1.14%) WSUS
9 7 (1.00%) EnCase
9 7 (1.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 7 (1.00%) HP Fortify
10 6 (0.85%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.43%) FTK
11 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (0.43%) RSA Archer
12 2 (0.28%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 124 (17.64%) Splunk
2 88 (12.52%) Cisco
3 87 (12.38%) Qualys
4 86 (12.23%) ArcSight
5 58 (8.25%) Microsoft
6 51 (7.25%) Citrix
7 50 (7.11%) Intel Security
8 47 (6.69%) CheckPoint
9 43 (6.12%) VMware
10 30 (4.27%) Cyber-Ark
11 29 (4.13%) Remedy
12 27 (3.84%) Oracle
13 24 (3.41%) Palo Alto
14 23 (3.27%) F5
14 23 (3.27%) Symantec
15 19 (2.70%) Juniper
16 16 (2.28%) Acunetix
16 16 (2.28%) LogRhythm
17 14 (1.99%) Forcepoint
18 13 (1.85%) Bomgar
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus/benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive + Strong Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago