The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
South East / Berkshire
Rank 171 215 232
Rank change year-on-year +44 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 15 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.10% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 4
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +1.96%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

Vulnerability Assessment is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2883 4307 4635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.37% 87.12% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2266 3456 3334
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Bracknell +16 6 £52,500 -24.18%
Maidenhead - 5 £52,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 38 (66.67%) Information Security
2 35 (61.40%) Firewall
3 33 (57.89%) Windows
3 33 (57.89%) Linux
4 23 (40.35%) Management Information System
4 23 (40.35%) Security Monitoring
5 22 (38.60%) Nessus
6 21 (36.84%) PKI
7 19 (33.33%) CISSP
8 18 (31.58%) Cisco
8 18 (31.58%) OWASP
9 17 (29.82%) Games
10 16 (28.07%) VMware
10 16 (28.07%) Network Security
10 16 (28.07%) Security Operations
10 16 (28.07%) SIEM
10 16 (28.07%) Office 365
11 15 (26.32%) CISA
11 15 (26.32%) CISM
12 14 (24.56%) VB
12 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
12 14 (24.56%) Network Design
12 14 (24.56%) vSphere
12 14 (24.56%) vMotion
13 13 (22.81%) Risk Management
14 12 (21.05%) Business Continuity
14 12 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
15 11 (19.30%) ArcSight
16 10 (17.54%) SCCM

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.07%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.51%) AWS CloudTrail
2 2 (3.51%) CloudFront
2 2 (3.51%) G Suite
2 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (61.40%) Firewall
2 16 (28.07%) Network Security
3 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (7.02%) LAN
5 4 (7.02%) WAN
6 3 (5.26%) DNS
6 3 (5.26%) HTTP
6 3 (5.26%) HTTPS
6 3 (5.26%) snoop
6 3 (5.26%) SSL
6 3 (5.26%) tcpdump
6 3 (5.26%) VPN
6 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.51%) Internet
7 2 (3.51%) Intranet
7 2 (3.51%) IPsec
7 2 (3.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.51%) Big Data
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (29.82%) Games
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) Security Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (19.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Security Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Senior Security Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Information Security Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Information Security Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Information Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Security Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Information Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) SOC Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Management Information System
2 21 (36.84%) PKI
3 9 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (8.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (8.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 33 (57.89%) Linux
1 33 (57.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Information Security
2 23 (40.35%) Security Monitoring
3 18 (31.58%) OWASP
4 16 (28.07%) Security Operations
4 16 (28.07%) SIEM
5 14 (24.56%) Network Design
6 13 (22.81%) Risk Management
7 12 (21.05%) Business Continuity
7 12 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 10 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (17.54%) Fault Analysis
8 10 (17.54%) High Availability
8 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
9 9 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (12.28%) Dashboard Development
10 7 (12.28%) Ethical Hacking
10 7 (12.28%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (8.77%) Cryptography
11 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
1 14 (24.56%) VB
2 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) CISSP
2 15 (26.32%) CISA
2 15 (26.32%) CISM
3 6 (10.53%) IISP
4 4 (7.02%) CEH
4 4 (7.02%) GSEC
5 3 (5.26%) MCSE
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
6 2 (3.51%) CCNA
6 2 (3.51%) CCNP
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.51%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) MCITP
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.26%) SLA
4 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) vSphere
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) Xen
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (38.60%) Nessus
2 14 (24.56%) vMotion
3 10 (17.54%) SCCM
4 2 (3.51%) Ansible
4 2 (3.51%) Nagios
4 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Cisco
2 16 (28.07%) VMware
3 11 (19.30%) ArcSight
4 9 (15.79%) Splunk
5 7 (12.28%) Qualys
6 2 (3.51%) AlienVault
6 2 (3.51%) Citrix
6 2 (3.51%) Google
6 2 (3.51%) HP
6 2 (3.51%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.51%) LogRhythm
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) SAP