Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 194 180
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 6 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.17% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Birmingham median annual salary £51,250 £49,759 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -0.48% +8.70%
10th Percentile £37,125 £41,178 £41,050
90th Percentile £82,500 £52,553 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £49,759 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -0.48% +5.82%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,232 3,923 3,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 89.68% 90.64% 86.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,408 2,888 2,761
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,062 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% +1.32% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.20% - +3.75%

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Birmingham

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Birmingham

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 2 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (16.67%) AlienVault
3 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Kali Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Nessus
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Legal

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) AlienVault
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk