Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 225 253
Rank change year-on-year +16 +28 -21
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 15 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.067% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 7
East Midlands median annual salary £82,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £37,500 £31,638
90th Percentile £83,750 £52,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% -6.38% +6.82%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,306 4,509 5,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.81% 90.34% 90.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,435 3,748 4,630
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the East Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the East Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in the East Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +13 7 £34,500 -23.33%
Derbyshire - 4 £82,500 -
Leicestershire - 4 - - 2
Vulnerability Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 13 (86.67%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) SIEM
3 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) COBIT
5 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Due Diligence
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) LogRhythm
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (13.33%) Splunk
7 2 (13.33%) OWASP
7 2 (13.33%) Metasploit
7 2 (13.33%) Nessus
7 2 (13.33%) CEH
7 2 (13.33%) GIAC
7 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (13.33%) SANS

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (6.67%) sqlmap
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (26.67%) IT Architect
3 4 (26.67%) IT Security Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Security Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Kali Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) SIEM
3 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Due Diligence
4 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (13.33%) OWASP
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
7 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.67%) ISMS
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
7 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CEH
2 2 (13.33%) GIAC
2 2 (13.33%) SANS
3 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (6.67%) GPEN
3 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Qualys
3 1 (6.67%) Rapid7
3 1 (6.67%) Veracode