Period
to 4 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Vulnerability Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 262 292
Rank change year-on-year +101 +30 -11
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 47 67 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 0.67% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.72% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 47 62 46
Median annual salary £72,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.82% -15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £53,750 £43,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £73,375 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +31.82% -15.38% +8.33%

Vulnerability Management 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 3,897 9,361 10,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.31% 93.74% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,416 8,076 9,255
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Vulnerability Management in the City of London.

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Vulnerability Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management 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 City of London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 28 (59.57%) Information Security
3 26 (55.32%) SIEM
4 22 (46.81%) Banking
5 18 (38.30%) Firewall
5 18 (38.30%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (38.30%) Security Operations
6 16 (34.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 15 (31.91%) NIST
8 13 (27.66%) Security Monitoring
8 13 (27.66%) AWS
9 12 (25.53%) DevOps
10 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (23.40%) Cisco
10 11 (23.40%) Network Security
10 11 (23.40%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (23.40%) Threat Intelligence
10 11 (23.40%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 10 (21.28%) COBIT
11 10 (21.28%) Threat Analysis
11 10 (21.28%) Threat Modelling
11 10 (21.28%) VPN
11 10 (21.28%) Python
11 10 (21.28%) CISSP
12 9 (19.15%) Investment Management
12 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (17.02%) OSINT
13 8 (17.02%) Azure
13 8 (17.02%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (17.02%) Management Information System

Vulnerability Management
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 13 (27.66%) AWS
2 8 (17.02%) Azure
3 5 (10.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.26%) IaaS
4 2 (4.26%) PaaS
4 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) Firewall
2 11 (23.40%) Network Security
3 10 (21.28%) VPN
4 8 (17.02%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (14.89%) LAN
5 7 (14.89%) SSL
5 7 (14.89%) WAN
5 7 (14.89%) Wireshark
6 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
General
1 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 22 (46.81%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Games
5 2 (4.26%) International Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Security Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Information Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Information Security Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Information Risk Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Risk Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Security Risk Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) AWS Developer
7 5 (10.64%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (10.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Developer
7 5 (10.64%) DevOps Developer
7 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
7 5 (10.64%) Python Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Python Developer - Fintech
7 5 (10.64%) Python Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) YAML
2 3 (6.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.89%) Robotics
4 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Solaris
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Information Security
2 26 (55.32%) SIEM
3 18 (38.30%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (38.30%) Security Operations
4 13 (27.66%) Security Monitoring
5 12 (25.53%) DevOps
6 11 (23.40%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 11 (23.40%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (23.40%) Threat Intelligence
7 10 (21.28%) Threat Analysis
7 10 (21.28%) Threat Modelling
8 9 (19.15%) Investment Management
9 8 (17.02%) OSINT
9 8 (17.02%) Remediation Plan
10 7 (14.89%) Data Acquisition
10 7 (14.89%) Internal Audit
10 7 (14.89%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (14.89%) Threat Detection
10 7 (14.89%) Use Case
10 7 (14.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) Python
2 3 (6.38%) C#
2 3 (6.38%) C++
2 3 (6.38%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) Lua
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.28%) CISSP
3 8 (17.02%) CISM
4 7 (14.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 7 (14.89%) CCSP
4 7 (14.89%) CREST Certified
4 7 (14.89%) GCFA
4 7 (14.89%) GCIA
4 7 (14.89%) GCIH
5 3 (6.38%) CCNP
6 2 (4.26%) CCNA
7 1 (2.13%) CCSA
7 1 (2.13%) CCSE
7 1 (2.13%) CISA
7 1 (2.13%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) NIST
2 10 (21.28%) COBIT
3 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.13%) ISO 31000
4 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) CSIRT
1 7 (14.89%) QRadar
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Cisco
2 7 (14.89%) AlienVault
2 7 (14.89%) LogRhythm
2 7 (14.89%) Splunk
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.51%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.38%) Juniper
5 2 (4.26%) Qualys
5 2 (4.26%) Tufin
6 1 (2.13%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds