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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 198 211 163
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -48
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 12 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.061% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.071% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Vulnerability Assessment
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4099 4236 2917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.70% 85.98% 83.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3250 3378 2236
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds +11 9 £38,000 +16.92%
Castleford - 2 £42,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 16 (76.19%) SIEM
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Information Security
3 11 (52.38%) Cryptography
3 11 (52.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (47.62%) Wireless
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) SSL
5 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) PKI
5 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (23.81%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (19.05%) Back Office
6 4 (19.05%) CISSP
6 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
7 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) Nessus
7 3 (14.29%) Nmap
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) CCNP
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Wireless
2 10 (47.62%) SSL
3 5 (23.81%) Network Security
4 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.76%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
5 1 (4.76%) DMZ
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
General
1 4 (19.05%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Security Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Testing Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Sales Executive
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Cryptography
2 5 (23.81%) PKI
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) SIEM
2 12 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (52.38%) Information Security
4 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Security Management
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CISA
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Nessus
1 3 (14.29%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco
1 1 (4.76%) Avaya
1 1 (4.76%) Hyland
1 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (4.76%) F5