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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 177 233 220
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -13
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 32 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.10% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.11% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +39.96%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%

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
4222 5237 4237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.75% 88.33% 83.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3383 4309 3572
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +28 22 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Coventry - 6 £48,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £50,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 49 (87.50%) Firewall
2 47 (83.93%) SIEM
3 27 (48.21%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (44.64%) Presales
4 25 (44.64%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (41.07%) IBM
5 23 (41.07%) QRadar
6 22 (39.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 22 (39.29%) GPG13
7 21 (37.50%) CISSP
7 21 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
7 21 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
7 21 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
8 19 (33.93%) CISM
9 17 (30.36%) Information Security
10 14 (25.00%) Network Security
10 14 (25.00%) Windows
10 14 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 14 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 13 (23.21%) Unix
11 13 (23.21%) CCNP
11 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
12 12 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (19.64%) SANS
14 10 (17.86%) Security Operations
14 10 (17.86%) DDoS Mitigation
14 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
14 10 (17.86%) GCIA

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (25.00%) Network Security
3 12 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.57%) Internet
6 2 (3.57%) LAN
6 2 (3.57%) SSL
6 2 (3.57%) VPN
6 2 (3.57%) WAN
6 2 (3.57%) Wireless
7 1 (1.79%) BGP
7 1 (1.79%) DHCP
7 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.79%) HTTP
7 1 (1.79%) IPsec
7 1 (1.79%) MPLS
7 1 (1.79%) OSPF
7 1 (1.79%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Big Data
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Consultant
2 21 (37.50%) SIEM Consultant
3 17 (30.36%) Analyst
4 15 (26.79%) Security Analyst
5 11 (19.64%) IT Analyst
5 11 (19.64%) IT Security Analyst
6 9 (16.07%) Security Operations Specialist
6 9 (16.07%) Security Specialist
6 9 (16.07%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (16.07%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 9 (16.07%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
7 4 (7.14%) Tester
8 3 (5.36%) SOC Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.57%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Security Manager
10 1 (1.79%) Network Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) OAuth
1 1 (1.79%) OpenID
1 1 (1.79%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 9 (16.07%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.36%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) SCADA
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Unix
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) SIEM
2 27 (48.21%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (44.64%) Penetration Testing
3 25 (44.64%) Presales
4 22 (39.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 21 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
5 21 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
5 21 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
6 17 (30.36%) Information Security
7 14 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 10 (17.86%) DDoS Mitigation
8 10 (17.86%) Security Operations
8 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.07%) Change Control
9 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
10 8 (14.29%) Threat Detection
11 5 (8.93%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.14%) Network Design
12 4 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
12 4 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Perl
1 3 (5.36%) Python
1 3 (5.36%) Ruby
2 2 (3.57%) Java
2 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) CISSP
2 19 (33.93%) CISM
3 13 (23.21%) CCNP
3 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (19.64%) SANS
5 10 (17.86%) GCIA
5 10 (17.86%) GCIH
5 10 (17.86%) GIAC
6 9 (16.07%) CCNA
7 8 (14.29%) CEH
7 8 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) CCDP
9 2 (3.57%) CREST Certified
9 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) GREM
10 1 (1.79%) CCIE
10 1 (1.79%) IISP
10 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (39.29%) GPG13
2 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.79%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Snort
2 1 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (41.07%) QRadar
2 3 (5.36%) Nessus
2 3 (5.36%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) IBM
2 7 (12.50%) Cisco
3 5 (8.93%) ArcSight
3 5 (8.93%) Qualys
3 5 (8.93%) Rapid7
3 5 (8.93%) Splunk
4 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.14%) LogRhythm
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.36%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.57%) Forcepoint
6 2 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.57%) Juniper
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
6 2 (3.57%) Tufin
6 2 (3.57%) VMware
7 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.79%) Computacenter
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