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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 616 755 824
Rank change year-on-year
+139 +69
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 319 207 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 263 154 109
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £40,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +10.79%

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
86351 92506 100380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71934 75128 81657
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 May 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 May 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
England +131 305 £60,000 +9.09% 26
London +89 162 £62,500 +4.16% 16
South East +49 83 £55,000 +22.22% 5
East of England +43 27 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Surrey +31 25 £55,000 -26.66% 1
City of London +50 21 £60,000 -11.11% 6
Berkshire +7 17 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Bedfordshire +17 14 £58,000 +16.00% 1
Hertfordshire +34 13 £60,000 +4.34%
Scotland +8 13 £52,500 +50.00%
West Midlands 0 13 £44,000 +0.57%
Guildford - 13 £55,000 - 1
East Sussex +25 11 £70,000 +47.36%
Edinburgh +9 11 £52,500 +50.00%
Lewes - 11 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire +30 9 £50,000 -9.90%
North West +10 9 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +9 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
West Sussex +5 9 £57,500 +16.75%
West Yorkshire +12 8 £35,250 -21.66% 1
Leeds +11 8 £35,250 -21.66% 1
Yorkshire +3 8 £35,250 -21.66% 1
Bromley - 8 £52,500 -
Watford - 6 £61,250 -
Milton Keynes +33 5 £50,000 -9.90%
Hampshire +6 5 £47,500 -32.14%
Reading +4 5 £57,500 +48.38% 1
Luton +3 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Shropshire - 5 £45,000 -
South West 0 4 £55,000 -16.98% 1

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 349 (53.53%) CISSP
2 311 (47.70%) Information Security
3 260 (39.88%) SIEM
4 239 (36.66%) Security Operations
5 236 (36.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 215 (32.98%) Firewall
7 187 (28.68%) Windows
8 179 (27.45%) Network Security
9 178 (27.30%) PCI DSS
10 172 (26.38%) CISM
11 158 (24.23%) Management Information System
12 133 (20.40%) Finance
13 132 (20.25%) Cybersecurity
14 131 (20.09%) Linux
15 128 (19.63%) Data Centre
16 121 (18.56%) Security Architecture
17 120 (18.40%) Degree
18 115 (17.64%) CEH
19 114 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
19 114 (17.48%) Security Operations Centre
20 113 (17.33%) Splunk
21 111 (17.02%) ITIL
22 108 (16.56%) Penetration Testing
23 90 (13.80%) VMware
23 90 (13.80%) IIS
24 88 (13.50%) ArcSight
25 86 (13.19%) Project Management
26 85 (13.04%) Performance Management
27 82 (12.58%) Portfolio Management
27 82 (12.58%) IISP

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 90 (13.80%) IIS
2 9 (1.38%) Apache
2 9 (1.38%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.92%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.77%) IBM Notes
4 5 (0.77%) WebLogic
4 5 (0.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.15%) JBoss
5 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.07%) assyst
2 5 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.22%) IaaS
1 21 (3.22%) PaaS
2 15 (2.30%) Mimecast
3 7 (1.07%) SaaS
4 5 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 215 (32.98%) Firewall
2 179 (27.45%) Network Security
3 76 (11.66%) LAN
4 73 (11.20%) WAN
5 69 (10.58%) TCP/IP
6 59 (9.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 47 (7.21%) Internet
8 30 (4.60%) Fibre Channel
9 27 (4.14%) SAN
10 22 (3.37%) Wireshark
11 21 (3.22%) Cisco IPT
11 21 (3.22%) IP Telephony
12 19 (2.91%) DNS
13 16 (2.45%) Reverse Proxy
13 16 (2.45%) VPN
14 15 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (1.84%) SSL
16 11 (1.69%) SSH
16 11 (1.69%) tcpdump
17 10 (1.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.61%) Relational Database
2 10 (1.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.61%) Big Data
5 2 (0.31%) DB2
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.15%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (1.69%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.15%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.15%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.15%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 133 (20.40%) Finance
2 72 (11.04%) Law
3 64 (9.82%) Banking
4 32 (4.91%) Retail
5 27 (4.14%) Legal
6 9 (1.38%) Marketing
7 8 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.92%) French Language
9 6 (0.92%) German Language
9 6 (0.92%) Military
10 5 (0.77%) Electronics
10 5 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.46%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Back Office
12 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 219 (33.59%) Analyst
2 204 (31.29%) Security Analyst
3 113 (17.33%) Consultant
4 102 (15.64%) Security Consultant
5 94 (14.42%) Information Analyst
5 94 (14.42%) Information Security Analyst
6 87 (13.34%) Security Engineer
7 61 (9.36%) Security Manager
8 41 (6.29%) Network Security Engineer
9 40 (6.13%) Network Engineer
10 38 (5.83%) IT Analyst
11 36 (5.52%) IT Security Analyst
12 35 (5.37%) Information Security Manager
13 34 (5.21%) Information Manager
14 32 (4.91%) IT Consultant
14 32 (4.91%) Senior Analyst
14 32 (4.91%) Senior Consultant
15 31 (4.75%) IT Manager
15 31 (4.75%) Security Specialist
15 31 (4.75%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.69%) Web Services
2 5 (0.77%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (0.15%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 158 (24.23%) Management Information System
2 128 (19.63%) Data Centre
3 114 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (17.48%) Security Operations Centre
4 53 (8.13%) Cyberthreat
5 28 (4.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 22 (3.37%) Client/Server
7 21 (3.22%) PKI
7 21 (3.22%) Replication
8 15 (2.30%) Fintech
9 12 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
10 11 (1.69%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.53%) Cryptography
11 10 (1.53%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.38%) AS400
12 9 (1.38%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.38%) IBM Mainframe
13 6 (0.92%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.77%) Cyber Attack
14 5 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 187 (28.68%) Windows
2 131 (20.09%) Linux
3 71 (10.89%) Unix
4 45 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 33 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (4.14%) Solaris
6 27 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.84%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.69%) FreeBSD
10 8 (1.23%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.23%) Windows NT
11 5 (0.77%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.77%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.46%) AIX
13 3 (0.46%) HPUX
14 1 (0.15%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (47.70%) Information Security
2 260 (39.88%) SIEM
3 239 (36.66%) Security Operations
4 132 (20.25%) Cybersecurity
5 121 (18.56%) Security Architecture
6 111 (17.02%) ITIL
7 108 (16.56%) Penetration Testing
8 86 (13.19%) Project Management
9 85 (13.04%) Performance Management
10 82 (12.58%) Portfolio Management
11 78 (11.96%) Incident Management
12 76 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
13 68 (10.43%) Ethical Hacking
14 63 (9.66%) Security Management
15 61 (9.36%) Risk Management
16 58 (8.90%) Test Strategy
17 55 (8.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 49 (7.52%) Business Continuity
19 43 (6.60%) ISMS
20 42 (6.44%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 44 (6.75%) SQL
2 40 (6.13%) PowerShell
3 29 (4.45%) Perl
4 27 (4.14%) Python
5 26 (3.99%) Ruby
6 17 (2.61%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.15%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.99%) Java
9 6 (0.92%) VB
10 5 (0.77%) C
11 3 (0.46%) Korn
12 2 (0.31%) C++
12 2 (0.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 349 (53.53%) CISSP
2 172 (26.38%) CISM
3 120 (18.40%) Degree
4 115 (17.64%) CEH
5 82 (12.58%) IISP
6 57 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (8.44%) SANS
8 49 (7.52%) CISA
9 48 (7.36%) GCIH
10 40 (6.13%) CCNA
11 39 (5.98%) GIAC
12 27 (4.14%) ECSA
13 24 (3.68%) CHFI
13 24 (3.68%) GCIA
14 20 (3.07%) CREST Certified
14 20 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (2.45%) CCNP
15 16 (2.45%) Security Cleared
16 15 (2.30%) GSEC
16 15 (2.30%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (36.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 178 (27.30%) PCI DSS
3 22 (3.37%) QA
4 18 (2.76%) COBIT
5 14 (2.15%) ISO27002
6 11 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (1.53%) COSO
8 8 (1.23%) SLA
9 2 (0.31%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.31%) ISO27005
9 2 (0.31%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.15%) FIPS 140-2
10 1 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
System Software
1 65 (9.97%) Active Directory
2 59 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (5.98%) vSphere
4 31 (4.75%) XenApp
5 25 (3.83%) Snort
6 9 (1.38%) VMware ESX
6 9 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.07%) BitLocker
8 5 (0.77%) Samba
9 4 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.15%) Firmware
11 1 (0.15%) LXC
11 1 (0.15%) RACF
11 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (9.82%) QRadar
2 56 (8.59%) Nessus
3 35 (5.37%) Nmap
4 22 (3.37%) SCCM
5 18 (2.76%) EnCase
6 11 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 10 (1.53%) OpenVAS
7 10 (1.53%) WSUS
8 9 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (1.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 6 (0.92%) Nexpose
9 6 (0.92%) Proventia
10 5 (0.77%) FTK
11 3 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.31%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.31%) RSA enVision
13 1 (0.15%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 113 (17.33%) Splunk
2 90 (13.80%) VMware
3 88 (13.50%) ArcSight
4 81 (12.42%) Cisco
5 75 (11.50%) Microsoft
6 72 (11.04%) Citrix
7 58 (8.90%) Qualys
8 46 (7.06%) CheckPoint
9 37 (5.67%) Intel Security
10 36 (5.52%) Remedy
11 24 (3.68%) Red Hat
12 21 (3.22%) Cyber-Ark
13 19 (2.91%) Oracle
14 17 (2.61%) F5
14 17 (2.61%) HP
15 15 (2.30%) LogRhythm
16 14 (2.15%) Tripwire
17 13 (1.99%) Forcepoint
17 13 (1.99%) IBM
17 13 (1.99%) Symantec
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