Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 309 380
Rank change year-on-year +42 +71 +78
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 53 36 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 32
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -15.32% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £37,500 £41,375
90th Percentile £74,500 £94,500 £97,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -14.63% +2.50%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9200 10313 15272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.13% 89.43% 89.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8307 9399 13239
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,950 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Vulnerability Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 51 (96.23%) Information Security
2 40 (75.47%) Finance
3 31 (58.49%) SIEM
4 28 (52.83%) Firewall
5 25 (47.17%) Security Management
5 25 (47.17%) CISM
5 25 (47.17%) CISSP
6 24 (45.28%) ISMS
6 24 (45.28%) Compliance Audit
7 22 (41.51%) Data Protection
7 22 (41.51%) Information Security Management
7 22 (41.51%) Data Security
7 22 (41.51%) Risk Assessment
7 22 (41.51%) Supplier Management
8 21 (39.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (33.96%) CISA
10 15 (28.30%) Banking
11 9 (16.98%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
11 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 9 (16.98%) Security Operations
12 8 (15.09%) Security Monitoring
13 7 (13.21%) Windows
13 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (11.32%) OSCP
14 6 (11.32%) Vulnerability Management
14 6 (11.32%) Security Testing
14 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
14 6 (11.32%) Internet

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (52.83%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) Internet
3 5 (9.43%) Wireshark
4 4 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.77%) Network Security
5 2 (3.77%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.89%) LDAP
6 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
General
1 40 (75.47%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Law
3 4 (7.55%) Local Government
4 3 (5.66%) International Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Analyst
2 31 (58.49%) Security Analyst
3 19 (35.85%) Information Analyst
3 19 (35.85%) Information Security Analyst
4 18 (33.96%) Technical Analyst
4 18 (33.96%) Technical Security Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Consultant
5 8 (15.09%) Security Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) IT Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Information Officer
7 6 (11.32%) Information Security Officer
7 6 (11.32%) Security Officer
8 4 (7.55%) Lead Security Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Network Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Security Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.66%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.55%) CESG
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.77%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.89%) PKI
6 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (96.23%) Information Security
2 31 (58.49%) SIEM
3 25 (47.17%) Security Management
4 24 (45.28%) Compliance Audit
4 24 (45.28%) ISMS
5 22 (41.51%) Data Protection
5 22 (41.51%) Data Security
5 22 (41.51%) Information Security Management
5 22 (41.51%) Risk Assessment
5 22 (41.51%) Supplier Management
6 9 (16.98%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (16.98%) Security Operations
6 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (15.09%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (11.32%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (11.32%) Project Management
9 6 (11.32%) Security Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (9.43%) Identity Access Management
Qualifications
1 25 (47.17%) CISM
1 25 (47.17%) CISSP
2 18 (33.96%) CISA
3 6 (11.32%) OSCP
4 4 (7.55%) CHECK Team Leader
4 4 (7.55%) CREST Certified
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) GCIA
5 1 (1.89%) GCIH
5 1 (1.89%) GIAC
5 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (39.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.77%) GDPR
4 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.89%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) CSIRT
2 2 (3.77%) Nessus
2 2 (3.77%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Cisco
1 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
1 3 (5.66%) Qualys
1 3 (5.66%) Splunk
2 2 (3.77%) BeyondTrust
2 2 (3.77%) Citrix
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle