Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 187 196
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £51,250 £49,759
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.95% +3.00% -0.48%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,125 £41,178
90th Percentile £49,000 £82,500 £52,553
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £49,759
% change year-on-year +5.69% +23.60% -0.48%

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 3,009 3,338 3,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.29% 91.88% 92.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,087 2,515 2,940
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.43% -1.81% +2.47%

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security

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 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification