Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 210 319
Rank change year-on-year -30 +109 +5
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 16 101 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.26% 1.17% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.32% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 61 14
Berkshire median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +3.45% +13.17%
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5384 7647 9613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.35% 88.32% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4199 5833 7498
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 10 £58,000 +5.45%
Slough -1 1 £50,000 -23.08%
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 14 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 10 (62.50%) Information Security
4 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
4 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 10 (62.50%) Splunk
4 10 (62.50%) PCI DSS
5 9 (56.25%) Digital Economy
5 9 (56.25%) Regulatory Compliance
5 9 (56.25%) Threat Modelling
5 9 (56.25%) Presales
5 9 (56.25%) NetWitness
5 9 (56.25%) SIEM
5 9 (56.25%) FWSM
5 9 (56.25%) DMVPN
5 9 (56.25%) Security Architecture
5 9 (56.25%) Project Planning
5 9 (56.25%) Degree
5 9 (56.25%) Use Case
5 9 (56.25%) Qualys
5 9 (56.25%) Nmap
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (56.25%) Legal
5 9 (56.25%) IPsec
5 9 (56.25%) Nessus
5 9 (56.25%) CISSP
5 9 (56.25%) CISM

Vulnerability Assessment
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 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (56.25%) DMVPN
2 9 (56.25%) FWSM
2 9 (56.25%) IPsec
2 9 (56.25%) SSL
2 9 (56.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Digital Economy
2 9 (56.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Security Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Senior Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Senior Security Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) SIEM Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Splunk Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Check Point Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Assurance Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Information Security
2 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Presales
3 9 (56.25%) Project Planning
3 9 (56.25%) Regulatory Compliance
3 9 (56.25%) Security Architecture
3 9 (56.25%) SIEM
3 9 (56.25%) Threat Modelling
3 9 (56.25%) Use Case
4 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) ISMS
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CISM
1 9 (56.25%) CISSP
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 4 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Nessus
1 9 (56.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) Splunk
3 9 (56.25%) NetWitness
3 9 (56.25%) Qualys
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) F5