The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 215 210 198
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.056% 0.020% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.025% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4331 4014 3856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.00% 81.01% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3628 3337 3228
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Vulnerability Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Vulnerability Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Vulnerability Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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 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
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £33,045 -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) Ionix
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sun
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
1 1 (25.00%) Qualys