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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 235 307
Rank change year-on-year +24 +72  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 22 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.43% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.50% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 14
Median salary £52,750 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.43% -7.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £93,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.84% +5.50%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4609 5788 9089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.15% 90.56% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4072 5275 7778
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 36 (83.72%) Information Security
2 28 (65.12%) Finance
3 25 (58.14%) Windows
3 25 (58.14%) CISSP
3 25 (58.14%) Security Operations
4 23 (53.49%) CISM
5 22 (51.16%) Unix
6 20 (46.51%) Firewall
6 20 (46.51%) Management Information System
6 20 (46.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 20 (46.51%) SIEM
7 19 (44.19%) Security Operations Centre
7 19 (44.19%) Security Monitoring
8 17 (39.53%) Malware Analysis
8 17 (39.53%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (37.21%) Kalman Filter
9 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
10 15 (34.88%) Threat Analysis
11 14 (32.56%) Attack Monitoring
11 14 (32.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 14 (32.56%) Risk Management
11 14 (32.56%) Linux
11 14 (32.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 11 (25.58%) CEH
12 11 (25.58%) Banking
12 11 (25.58%) SANS
13 10 (23.26%) Compliance Audit
13 10 (23.26%) CISA
13 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (23.26%) Data Protection

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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) Firewall
1 20 (46.51%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (13.95%) Wireshark
3 5 (11.63%) Network Security
4 3 (6.98%) tcpdump
4 3 (6.98%) Wireless
4 3 (6.98%) Wireless Security
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) LDAP
6 1 (2.33%) Internet
6 1 (2.33%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Burp Suite
1 3 (6.98%) Metasploit
General
1 28 (65.12%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Security Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Monitoring Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Information Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Information Security Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Malware Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Security Manager
5 8 (18.60%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Technical Security Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Security Monitoring Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Information Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Management Information System
2 19 (44.19%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (18.60%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.65%) NHS
6 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Unix
3 14 (32.56%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) Information Security
2 25 (58.14%) Security Operations
3 20 (46.51%) SIEM
4 19 (44.19%) Security Monitoring
5 17 (39.53%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (39.53%) Malware Analysis
6 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
6 16 (37.21%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (34.88%) Threat Analysis
8 14 (32.56%) Attack Monitoring
8 14 (32.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 14 (32.56%) Risk Management
9 10 (23.26%) Compliance Audit
9 10 (23.26%) Data Protection
10 9 (20.93%) Computer Security
10 9 (20.93%) Security Management
11 8 (18.60%) Data Security
11 8 (18.60%) ISMS
11 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (18.60%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) CISSP
2 23 (53.49%) CISM
3 11 (25.58%) CEH
3 11 (25.58%) SANS
4 10 (23.26%) CISA
5 9 (20.93%) GCIA
5 9 (20.93%) GCIH
6 8 (18.60%) GCED
6 8 (18.60%) GSEC
7 6 (13.95%) Degree
8 4 (9.30%) GIAC
9 3 (6.98%) CCNA
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (6.98%) OSCP
9 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.65%) CASP
10 2 (4.65%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (4.65%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (4.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.33%) NIST 800
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (13.95%) Nessus
3 3 (6.98%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.33%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (2.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Citrix
3 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) LogRhythm
3 2 (4.65%) McAfee
3 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto
3 2 (4.65%) Qualys
3 2 (4.65%) Sophos
3 2 (4.65%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.33%) BeyondTrust
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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