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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 194 214 176
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -38
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.043% 0.039% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.046% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
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
4080 4307 3095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.90% 84.93% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3150 3465 2430
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,715 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 5 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
(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 +3 2 £37,750 +7.85%
Vulnerability Assessment
Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 20 (76.92%) Information Security
2 12 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) Wireless
3 11 (42.31%) SIEM
4 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) SSL
5 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
5 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
5 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
5 9 (34.62%) Line Management
6 8 (30.77%) Cryptography
7 7 (26.92%) Security Testing
7 7 (26.92%) WAN
7 7 (26.92%) LAN
7 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 6 (23.08%) Retail
8 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
8 6 (23.08%) Security Management
8 6 (23.08%) NHS
8 6 (23.08%) ISMS
8 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
9 4 (15.38%) Business Development
9 4 (15.38%) UNIX
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco
10 3 (11.54%) ITIL
10 3 (11.54%) AIX

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (3.85%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Wireless
3 10 (38.46%) SSL
4 7 (26.92%) WAN
4 7 (26.92%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.85%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
2 16 (61.54%) Security Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Information Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Sales Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Account Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Account Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Account Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Testing Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Penetration Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (30.77%) Cryptography
3 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (23.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) AIX
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Information Security
2 12 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (42.31%) SIEM
4 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
4 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
4 9 (34.62%) Line Management
5 7 (26.92%) Security Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
6 6 (23.08%) Security Management
6 6 (23.08%) ISMS
6 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 4 (15.38%) Business Development
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 3 (11.54%) OWASP
8 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
1 1 (3.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Avaya
3 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.85%) F5