Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Vulnerability Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Vulnerability Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 160 174
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -6
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -3.23% +9.41%
10th Percentile £319 £375 £422
90th Percentile £619 £545 £473
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Vulnerability Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3441 3497 3877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.58% 81.34% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1796 1882 2144
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 131 176
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £30.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -40.89% +77.45%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £38.45 £48.75 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Vulnerability Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Berkshire

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Management in Berkshire

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vulnerability Management in Berkshire

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 3 £550 +12.82%
Maidenhead -8 2 £475 +18.75%
Newbury -5 1 £450 -
Slough - 1 £325 -
Vulnerability Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor 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 contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (28.57%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Qualys
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Intel
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Snort
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Qualys
2 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
2 1 (14.29%) Intel
2 1 (14.29%) LogLogic
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee