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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 167 200 191
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 10 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.19% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.21% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 23
Median salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,375
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +11.39%

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
3078 3794 4141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.37% 88.50% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2671 3191 3345
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Leeds +35 10 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 24 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 18 (75.00%) Social Engineering
4 17 (70.83%) Network Packet Capture
5 14 (58.33%) CHECK Team Leader
5 14 (58.33%) CREST Certified
5 14 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (58.33%) Windows
6 13 (54.17%) Unix
7 12 (50.00%) Information Security
8 11 (45.83%) Finance
8 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
8 11 (45.83%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (45.83%) Network Security
8 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
8 11 (45.83%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (41.67%) Threat Modelling
9 10 (41.67%) Remediation Plan
9 10 (41.67%) Security Testing
9 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
9 10 (41.67%) Project Management
9 10 (41.67%) C
9 10 (41.67%) C#
9 10 (41.67%) C++
9 10 (41.67%) Java
9 10 (41.67%) PHP
9 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
9 10 (41.67%) .NET

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Network Security
2 4 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Burp Suite
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Penetration Tester
1 13 (54.17%) Tester
2 9 (37.50%) Ethical Hacker
2 9 (37.50%) Security Penetration Tester
2 9 (37.50%) Security Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (33.33%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Kali Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 18 (75.00%) Social Engineering
3 17 (70.83%) Network Packet Capture
4 14 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (50.00%) Information Security
6 11 (45.83%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (45.83%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (41.67%) Project Management
7 10 (41.67%) Remediation Plan
7 10 (41.67%) Security Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Threat Modelling
7 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
10 2 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
11 1 (4.17%) Disk Encryption
11 1 (4.17%) Records Management
11 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
11 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C
1 10 (41.67%) C#
1 10 (41.67%) C++
1 10 (41.67%) Java
1 10 (41.67%) PHP
1 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
1 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) CHECK Team Leader
2 14 (58.33%) CREST Certified
3 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) CCNP
5 2 (8.33%) CEH
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CISA
6 1 (4.17%) CISM
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
1 1 (4.17%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft