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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
London / City of London
Rank 202 248 294
Rank change year-on-year +46 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 21 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 17
Median salary £67,500 £47,500 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.10% -22.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £59,800
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £66,750 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 4527 6327 8878
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.31% 90.19% 87.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4133 5626 7471
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 £41,000 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 31 (68.89%) Security Operations
2 27 (60.00%) Information Security
3 24 (53.33%) CISSP
4 23 (51.11%) Finance
5 22 (48.89%) Windows
6 21 (46.67%) SIEM
7 20 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (44.44%) CISM
8 19 (42.22%) Management Information System
8 19 (42.22%) Unix
9 17 (37.78%) Firewall
9 17 (37.78%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (37.78%) Security Operations Centre
10 16 (35.56%) Security Monitoring
10 16 (35.56%) Network Security
11 15 (33.33%) Linux
11 15 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
11 15 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
12 14 (31.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 14 (31.11%) SANS
12 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
13 13 (28.89%) Risk Management
13 13 (28.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 13 (28.89%) Attack Monitoring
14 12 (26.67%) GCIH
14 12 (26.67%) GCIA
15 11 (24.44%) Banking
15 11 (24.44%) Wireless
16 10 (22.22%) Security Architecture

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) JBoss
1 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) Firewall
1 17 (37.78%) Intrusion Detection
2 16 (35.56%) Network Security
3 11 (24.44%) Wireless
4 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 4 (8.89%) HTTP
7 3 (6.67%) SSL
7 3 (6.67%) VPN
7 3 (6.67%) Wireless Security
8 2 (4.44%) IPsec
8 2 (4.44%) LDAP
8 2 (4.44%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.22%) DNS
9 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.22%) SCCP
9 1 (2.22%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Burp Suite
2 3 (6.67%) AppScan
2 3 (6.67%) Metasploit
2 3 (6.67%) Paros
General
1 23 (51.11%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Monitoring Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Malware Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Head of Security
4 6 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) SIEM Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) SOC Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Splunk Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Head of IT
5 5 (11.11%) Head of IT Security
5 5 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Management Information System
2 17 (37.78%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.78%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) CESG
5 1 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Unix
3 15 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Security Operations
2 27 (60.00%) Information Security
3 21 (46.67%) SIEM
4 20 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (35.56%) Security Monitoring
6 15 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
6 15 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
7 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
7 14 (31.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 13 (28.89%) Attack Monitoring
8 13 (28.89%) Risk Management
9 10 (22.22%) Security Architecture
10 9 (20.00%) Computer Security
10 9 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (15.56%) Security Testing
13 6 (13.33%) Database Security
13 6 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) Java
2 3 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) C++
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) CISSP
2 20 (44.44%) CISM
3 14 (31.11%) SANS
4 12 (26.67%) GCIA
4 12 (26.67%) GCIH
5 9 (20.00%) CEH
6 8 (17.78%) CISA
6 8 (17.78%) Degree
6 8 (17.78%) GCED
6 8 (17.78%) GSEC
7 7 (15.56%) GIAC
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 3 (6.67%) CCNA
9 3 (6.67%) CSSLP
9 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
10 2 (4.44%) CCSP
11 1 (2.22%) GCFA
11 1 (2.22%) MCSE
11 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) BS7799
3 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (15.56%) Nessus
3 3 (6.67%) CSIRT
3 3 (6.67%) HP Fortify
3 3 (6.67%) WebInspect
3 3 (6.67%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) QRadar
5 1 (2.22%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 6 (13.33%) Juniper
2 6 (13.33%) Splunk
3 4 (8.89%) BeyondTrust
4 3 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.22%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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