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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 221 221 219
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 15 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.16% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.18% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 1
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +15.00%
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
5356 4966 4573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.59% 85.98% 83.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4147 4100 3825
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 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
(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
Shropshire -10 5 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £24,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £65,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 17 (77.27%) Management Information System
3 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (40.91%) Security Testing
4 9 (40.91%) CISSP
5 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
6 7 (31.82%) CISM
6 7 (31.82%) SIEM
7 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
8 5 (22.73%) ISMS
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) CISA
8 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (22.73%) Data Management
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Unix
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
9 4 (18.18%) Security Management
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
9 4 (18.18%) CRISC
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
10 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (13.64%) IT Audit
10 3 (13.64%) Information Security Governance
10 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Security Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) IT Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Head of Information
5 3 (13.64%) Head of Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) Head of Security
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 9 (40.91%) Security Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 7 (31.82%) SIEM
5 5 (22.73%) Data Management
5 5 (22.73%) ISMS
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
5 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
6 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 4 (18.18%) Security Management
7 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Information Security Governance
7 3 (13.64%) IT Audit
7 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CISSP
2 7 (31.82%) CISM
3 5 (22.73%) CISA
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) CRISC
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (9.09%) SANS
6 1 (4.55%) CEH
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (4.55%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (9.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 2 (9.09%) Nessus
1 2 (9.09%) Nexpose
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (9.09%) Proventia
1 2 (9.09%) QRadar
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) F5
3 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 2 (9.09%) ScanSafe
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.55%) VMware