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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 632 582 700
Rank change year-on-year -50 +118  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 237 336 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.41% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 188 252 183
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.21% +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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75432 81132 91432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.71% 88.99% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 61224 68664 75601
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -29 110 £56,000 -13.84% 15
South East +47 69 £50,000 -16.66% 6
West Midlands +12 17 £69,000 +38.00% 5
North West -51 15 £47,500 +4.39% 1
South West -5 10 £77,500 +50.48% 3
East of England -9 10 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Yorkshire -11 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North East - 2 £55,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 275 (56.94%) Information Security
2 207 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 191 (39.54%) CISSP
4 184 (38.10%) Firewall
5 160 (33.13%) Finance
6 158 (32.71%) Penetration Testing
7 149 (30.85%) Windows
8 134 (27.74%) CISM
9 131 (27.12%) Linux
10 129 (26.71%) SIEM
11 127 (26.29%) Management Information System
12 126 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 124 (25.67%) Security Operations
14 119 (24.64%) Unix
15 105 (21.74%) Security Cleared
16 103 (21.33%) Risk Management
17 102 (21.12%) Security Monitoring
18 86 (17.81%) CEH
19 85 (17.60%) Network Security
20 84 (17.39%) Incident Management
20 84 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
20 84 (17.39%) Threat Analysis
21 78 (16.15%) Degree
21 78 (16.15%) DV Cleared
22 70 (14.49%) Telecoms
23 61 (12.63%) PCI DSS
24 60 (12.42%) Nessus
25 59 (12.22%) Cisco
26 58 (12.01%) ITIL
26 58 (12.01%) Vulnerability Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.04%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.41%) IIS
4 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
1 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.07%) Office 365
3 6 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.83%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.62%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.62%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.62%) G Suite
6 3 (0.62%) SaaS
7 2 (0.41%) Akamai
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.41%) GitHub
8 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.21%) IaaS
8 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (38.10%) Firewall
2 85 (17.60%) Network Security
3 84 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 37 (7.66%) SS7
5 35 (7.25%) TCP/IP
6 34 (7.04%) DNS
7 27 (5.59%) VPN
8 26 (5.38%) Internet
9 24 (4.97%) WAN
10 23 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (4.55%) LAN
12 19 (3.93%) Ethernet
13 18 (3.73%) SSL
13 18 (3.73%) Wireless
14 17 (3.52%) DHCP
15 15 (3.11%) Radio Access Network
16 14 (2.90%) VoLTE
17 12 (2.48%) DMZ
17 12 (2.48%) VoIP
17 12 (2.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.66%) Big Data
2 7 (1.45%) GIS
3 5 (1.04%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.83%) Looker
5 3 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.62%) MySQL
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.21%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.21%) Maltego
7 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (3.73%) Metasploit
2 7 (1.45%) Burp Suite
3 6 (1.24%) IDA Disassembler
4 4 (0.83%) Fiddler
5 3 (0.62%) AppScan
5 3 (0.62%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.62%) Paros
6 2 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 160 (33.13%) Finance
2 70 (14.49%) Telecoms
3 26 (5.38%) Banking
4 12 (2.48%) Legal
5 8 (1.66%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.24%) Advertising
7 5 (1.04%) Digital Economy
7 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.41%) Marketing
8 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.21%) Law
9 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 184 (38.10%) Analyst
2 136 (28.16%) Security Analyst
3 56 (11.59%) Security Manager
4 52 (10.77%) Network Engineer
5 49 (10.14%) Information Analyst
5 49 (10.14%) Information Security Analyst
6 43 (8.90%) Security Engineer
7 40 (8.28%) IT Analyst
7 40 (8.28%) IT Security Analyst
8 39 (8.07%) Consultant
9 36 (7.45%) Monitoring Analyst
10 32 (6.63%) Penetration Tester
10 32 (6.63%) Tester
11 29 (6.00%) Security Consultant
11 29 (6.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
12 25 (5.18%) Architect
13 23 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
14 22 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
15 21 (4.35%) IP Network Engineer
15 21 (4.35%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.45%) Web Services
2 5 (1.04%) XML
3 4 (0.83%) .NET
3 4 (0.83%) HTML
4 3 (0.62%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (0.62%) Java EE
4 3 (0.62%) JCE
4 3 (0.62%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.41%) SAML
5 2 (0.41%) XSL
6 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.21%) CGI
6 1 (0.21%) HTML5
6 1 (0.21%) JSON
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
6 1 (0.21%) Node.js
6 1 (0.21%) REST
6 1 (0.21%) RESTful
6 1 (0.21%) SOAP
6 1 (0.21%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 127 (26.29%) Management Information System
2 42 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 42 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 38 (7.87%) Cyber Attack
4 36 (7.45%) Computer Science
5 33 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (4.76%) PKI
7 22 (4.55%) Smartphone
8 20 (4.14%) Cyberthreat
9 18 (3.73%) Cybercrime
10 10 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (1.86%) Data Protection Act
12 8 (1.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (1.66%) Fintech
12 8 (1.66%) NHS
13 7 (1.45%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.24%) CESG
14 6 (1.24%) Cyber Defence
15 5 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 149 (30.85%) Windows
2 131 (27.12%) Linux
3 119 (24.64%) Unix
4 26 (5.38%) Android
5 16 (3.31%) Kali Linux
6 14 (2.90%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.66%) VxWorks
8 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.41%) VMS
9 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (56.94%) Information Security
2 207 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 158 (32.71%) Penetration Testing
4 129 (26.71%) SIEM
5 124 (25.67%) Security Operations
6 103 (21.33%) Risk Management
7 102 (21.12%) Security Monitoring
8 84 (17.39%) Incident Management
8 84 (17.39%) Threat Analysis
9 58 (12.01%) ITIL
9 58 (12.01%) Vulnerability Management
10 54 (11.18%) Kalman Filter
11 53 (10.97%) Attack Monitoring
12 51 (10.56%) Security Architecture
13 49 (10.14%) Network Design
14 43 (8.90%) Malware Analysis
15 42 (8.70%) Security Testing
16 37 (7.66%) Data Protection
16 37 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 36 (7.45%) Compliance Audit
Programming Languages
1 56 (11.59%) C
2 38 (7.87%) Python
3 27 (5.59%) Java
4 22 (4.55%) C++
5 19 (3.93%) SQL
6 16 (3.31%) Perl
7 10 (2.07%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.66%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.66%) VB
9 7 (1.45%) C#
10 6 (1.24%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.83%) Ruby
12 2 (0.41%) PHP
13 1 (0.21%) AWK
13 1 (0.21%) Go
13 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 191 (39.54%) CISSP
2 134 (27.74%) CISM
3 105 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 86 (17.81%) CEH
5 78 (16.15%) Degree
5 78 (16.15%) DV Cleared
6 55 (11.39%) CISA
7 54 (11.18%) SANS
8 50 (10.35%) GIAC
9 43 (8.90%) GCIH
10 42 (8.70%) GCIA
11 33 (6.83%) OSCP
12 28 (5.80%) CREST Certified
13 27 (5.59%) GCED
14 26 (5.38%) GSEC
15 25 (5.18%) SC Cleared
16 23 (4.76%) CHECK Team Leader
17 22 (4.55%) CRISC
18 21 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (3.52%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (12.63%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.73%) Cyber Essentials
4 16 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 14 (2.90%) GDPR
6 12 (2.48%) NIST 800
7 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 5 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.83%) COBIT
9 4 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (0.83%) ISO 22301
9 4 (0.83%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.41%) BS25999
10 2 (0.41%) FISMA
10 2 (0.41%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.21%) FIPS 140-2
11 1 (0.21%) GPG13
11 1 (0.21%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 17 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.45%) vSphere
4 6 (1.24%) Firmware
5 4 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.83%) Xen
6 3 (0.62%) Docker
7 2 (0.41%) vCloud
8 1 (0.21%) LXC
8 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 60 (12.42%) Nessus
2 38 (7.87%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 22 (4.55%) Nmap
4 19 (3.93%) QRadar
5 16 (3.31%) CSIRT
6 7 (1.45%) HP Fortify
6 7 (1.45%) vCenter Server
6 7 (1.45%) vMotion
7 5 (1.04%) Defensics
7 5 (1.04%) Nagios
7 5 (1.04%) OpenVAS
7 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.04%) Puppet
8 4 (0.83%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.41%) Ansible
9 2 (0.41%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 2 (0.41%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.41%) Nexpose
9 2 (0.41%) RSA enVision
9 2 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (12.22%) Cisco
2 35 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.25%) Splunk
3 31 (6.42%) CheckPoint
4 27 (5.59%) VMware
5 25 (5.18%) Qualys
6 21 (4.35%) Oracle
7 20 (4.14%) ServiceNow
8 17 (3.52%) Palo Alto
9 15 (3.11%) Citrix
9 15 (3.11%) McAfee
10 14 (2.90%) BeyondTrust
11 12 (2.48%) ArcSight
12 11 (2.28%) HP
12 11 (2.28%) LogRhythm
13 10 (2.07%) Codenomicon
14 9 (1.86%) Sophos
15 7 (1.45%) NetWitness
16 5 (1.04%) Juniper
16 5 (1.04%) NetApp
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Bulletproof
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
The Workshop Technologies Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits - see below.
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Generous Shift Allowance & Exce
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £8500085000 per annum + Excellent OTE
Posted: 12 days ago
Lambeth, London
Aim Hire Jobs
Salary: Excellent salaryand benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Billericay
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 11 days ago