The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 - 111
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 3 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.21% - 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Median salary £61,750 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £55,150 - £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £68,350 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1273 824 1539
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.55% 85.65% 90.64%
Number of salaries quoted 931 707 1220
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Cheshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in Cheshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Knutsford - 1 £70,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) GIS
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) GCIH

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) GIS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Strategy Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Behavioural Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
4 1 (16.67%) GCIH
4 1 (16.67%) GREM
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto