The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK / England
Rank 576 654 733
Rank change year-on-year +78 +79  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 246 278 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 180 203 153
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £42,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,500 £70,000
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 70215 84908 85531
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.53% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58110 71025 69911
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +58 120 £62,500 -3.84% 14
South East +69 53 £52,500 +5.00% 10
North West -23 29 £52,500 - 1
South West -13 14 £62,500 +4.16%
Yorkshire +34 13 - -
West Midlands +26 9 £47,500 -18.80% 2
East of England +5 7 £45,000 +4.65% 1
East Midlands +2 1 £39,000 -22.00%
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 283 (56.49%) Information Security
2 217 (43.31%) Cybersecurity
3 188 (37.52%) CISSP
4 175 (34.93%) Windows
5 164 (32.73%) Firewall
6 155 (30.94%) Finance
7 145 (28.94%) Penetration Testing
8 135 (26.95%) Management Information System
8 135 (26.95%) CISM
9 133 (26.55%) SIEM
10 128 (25.55%) Linux
11 123 (24.55%) Security Operations
12 122 (24.35%) Network Security
13 106 (21.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 97 (19.36%) Security Monitoring
15 90 (17.96%) Security Cleared
15 90 (17.96%) Risk Management
16 83 (16.57%) CISA
16 83 (16.57%) CEH
17 82 (16.37%) Nessus
18 79 (15.77%) Unix
19 76 (15.17%) Incident Management
20 75 (14.97%) Security Architecture
21 74 (14.77%) Degree
22 70 (13.97%) Intrusion Detection
23 69 (13.77%) Threat Analysis
24 67 (13.37%) Cisco
24 67 (13.37%) Security Testing
25 65 (12.97%) GIAC
26 64 (12.77%) PCI DSS

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 22 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.20%) JBoss
2 11 (2.20%) WebLogic
2 11 (2.20%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.00%) IIS
4 5 (1.00%) Apache
4 5 (1.00%) Confluence
4 5 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.00%) MS Office
3 4 (0.80%) MS Project
3 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.80%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.59%) Office 365
4 7 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.40%) Sumo Logic
5 5 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.80%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (0.80%) CloudFront
6 4 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.60%) G Suite
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.20%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 164 (32.73%) Firewall
2 122 (24.35%) Network Security
3 70 (13.97%) Intrusion Detection
4 51 (10.18%) TCP/IP
5 27 (5.39%) Internet
5 27 (5.39%) Wireless
6 26 (5.19%) DNS
6 26 (5.19%) HTTP
7 24 (4.79%) VPN
8 16 (3.19%) Wireshark
9 15 (2.99%) LAN
9 15 (2.99%) SSL
9 15 (2.99%) WAN
10 14 (2.79%) DHCP
11 12 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.80%) tcpdump
13 8 (1.60%) IPsec
14 7 (1.40%) SS7
14 7 (1.40%) VoIP
14 7 (1.40%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.59%) Relational Database
2 11 (2.20%) MongoDB
3 7 (1.40%) GIS
4 4 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (0.80%) MySQL
5 3 (0.60%) Big Data
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (3.79%) Metasploit
2 17 (3.39%) Burp Suite
3 11 (2.20%) AppScan
3 11 (2.20%) Paros
4 5 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (1.00%) JIRA
5 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.20%) Subversion
5 1 (0.20%) WinDbg
General
1 155 (30.94%) Finance
2 58 (11.58%) Telecoms
3 26 (5.19%) Banking
4 19 (3.79%) Games
5 13 (2.59%) Retail
6 8 (1.60%) Legal
7 7 (1.40%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.80%) Marketing
8 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.60%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 153 (30.54%) Analyst
2 117 (23.35%) Security Analyst
3 61 (12.18%) Architect
4 48 (9.58%) Security Manager
5 47 (9.38%) Security Engineer
6 46 (9.18%) Security Architect
7 43 (8.58%) Security Specialist
8 42 (8.38%) Tester
9 38 (7.58%) Consultant
10 37 (7.39%) IT Analyst
10 37 (7.39%) IT Security Analyst
10 37 (7.39%) Penetration Tester
11 35 (6.99%) Information Analyst
11 35 (6.99%) Information Security Analyst
12 33 (6.59%) Monitoring Analyst
13 28 (5.59%) Security Consultant
14 26 (5.19%) Network Engineer
15 24 (4.79%) Vulnerability Analyst
16 22 (4.39%) Information Security Specialist
16 22 (4.39%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.79%) .NET
1 14 (2.79%) Node.js
2 13 (2.59%) Web Services
3 9 (1.80%) AngularJS
3 9 (1.80%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (1.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.00%) Middleware
5 4 (0.80%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (0.80%) HTML
5 4 (0.80%) Java EE
5 4 (0.80%) JCE
6 3 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.60%) XML
7 2 (0.40%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.40%) SAML
7 2 (0.40%) SOAP
7 2 (0.40%) XSL
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.20%) ODBC
8 1 (0.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 135 (26.95%) Management Information System
2 56 (11.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 36 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 30 (5.99%) PKI
5 28 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.59%) Cyber Attack
6 19 (3.79%) Data Centre
7 17 (3.39%) Cybercrime
8 16 (3.19%) CESG
9 13 (2.59%) Cyberthreat
9 13 (2.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 11 (2.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 11 (2.20%) Mainframe
11 10 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.80%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.40%) Cyber Defence
14 6 (1.20%) Fat Client
14 6 (1.20%) PMI
14 6 (1.20%) Thin Client
15 5 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 175 (34.93%) Windows
2 128 (25.55%) Linux
3 79 (15.77%) Unix
4 11 (2.20%) VxWorks
5 10 (2.00%) Kali Linux
6 9 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.80%) AIX
7 4 (0.80%) CentOS
8 3 (0.60%) Android
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.20%) VMS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (56.49%) Information Security
2 217 (43.31%) Cybersecurity
3 145 (28.94%) Penetration Testing
4 133 (26.55%) SIEM
5 123 (24.55%) Security Operations
6 97 (19.36%) Security Monitoring
7 90 (17.96%) Risk Management
8 76 (15.17%) Incident Management
9 75 (14.97%) Security Architecture
10 69 (13.77%) Threat Analysis
11 67 (13.37%) Security Testing
12 62 (12.38%) OWASP
12 62 (12.38%) Vulnerability Management
13 61 (12.18%) Kalman Filter
14 52 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 52 (10.38%) Ethical Hacking
15 49 (9.78%) Risk Assessment
16 47 (9.38%) ITIL
17 44 (8.78%) Security Management
18 43 (8.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 63 (12.57%) Java
2 49 (9.78%) Python
3 48 (9.58%) C
4 45 (8.98%) C++
5 24 (4.79%) PowerShell
5 24 (4.79%) SQL
6 22 (4.39%) Bash Shell
7 18 (3.59%) JavaScript
7 18 (3.59%) Perl
8 16 (3.19%) VB
9 11 (2.20%) C#
10 9 (1.80%) PHP
11 8 (1.60%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.00%) Go
13 4 (0.80%) Ruby
14 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.20%) AWK
Qualifications
1 188 (37.52%) CISSP
2 135 (26.95%) CISM
3 90 (17.96%) Security Cleared
4 83 (16.57%) CEH
4 83 (16.57%) CISA
5 74 (14.77%) Degree
6 65 (12.97%) GIAC
7 63 (12.57%) SANS
8 48 (9.58%) CREST Certified
9 41 (8.18%) DV Cleared
10 40 (7.98%) OSCP
11 33 (6.59%) CHECK Team Leader
12 32 (6.39%) GCIA
12 32 (6.39%) GPEN
12 32 (6.39%) SC Cleared
13 31 (6.19%) GCIH
14 26 (5.19%) GSEC
15 22 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (4.39%) GCED
16 11 (2.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (21.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (12.77%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.19%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (1.40%) SSAE 16
5 4 (0.80%) FISMA
5 4 (0.80%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 3 (0.60%) COBIT
6 3 (0.60%) GDPR
6 3 (0.60%) GPG13
6 3 (0.60%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.60%) SLA
7 2 (0.40%) BS7799
7 2 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.40%) QA
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.20%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.20%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.99%) vSphere
4 9 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.60%) Xen
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) vCloud
6 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 82 (16.37%) Nessus
2 31 (6.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 29 (5.79%) Nmap
4 15 (2.99%) vMotion
5 14 (2.79%) OpenVAS
6 12 (2.40%) QRadar
6 12 (2.40%) SCCM
6 12 (2.40%) WebInspect
7 11 (2.20%) HP Fortify
8 9 (1.80%) logstash
9 8 (1.60%) CSIRT
10 7 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (1.40%) Puppet
10 7 (1.40%) WMI
11 6 (1.20%) Ansible
12 4 (0.80%) Nagios
12 4 (0.80%) RSA enVision
13 3 (0.60%) RSA Archer
13 3 (0.60%) WSUS
14 2 (0.40%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 67 (13.37%) Cisco
2 46 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 41 (8.18%) Splunk
4 40 (7.98%) VMware
5 38 (7.58%) Qualys
6 28 (5.59%) ArcSight
7 20 (3.99%) Citrix
7 20 (3.99%) ServiceNow
8 19 (3.79%) CheckPoint
9 16 (3.19%) Oracle
10 15 (2.99%) HP
11 14 (2.79%) Intel Security
12 12 (2.40%) Juniper
12 12 (2.40%) Palo Alto
13 11 (2.20%) Red Hat
14 10 (2.00%) Coverity
15 8 (1.60%) BeyondTrust
16 7 (1.40%) Sophos
16 7 (1.40%) Sourcefire
17 6 (1.20%) Google
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Flexible Banking Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £2350 location allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Excellent workplace
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus 16.5% Shift Allowance And Excel
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive + flexiable working
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago