The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 587 731
Rank change year-on-year +6 +144  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 295 329 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.41% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 236 268 193
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +12.90%  

Vulnerability Management 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 Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in England

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in England

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in England

Vulnerability Management
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 Management 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 +42 194 £65,000 +4.00% 14
South East +14 39 £44,000 -20.00% 8
West Midlands +13 15 £42,500 +30.76%
Yorkshire +4 15 £55,000 +56.02% 4
East of England -17 13 £50,000 -13.79% 4
North West -37 9 £46,750 -6.50%
South West -3 7 £26,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £30,250 -
Vulnerability Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 356 (59.23%) Information Security
2 313 (52.08%) Firewall
3 297 (49.42%) SIEM
4 267 (44.43%) CISSP
5 233 (38.77%) Security Operations
6 223 (37.10%) Windows
7 211 (35.11%) CISM
8 209 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
9 192 (31.95%) Linux
10 178 (29.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 158 (26.29%) Finance
12 155 (25.79%) Network Security
13 129 (21.46%) TCP/IP
14 126 (20.97%) Penetration Testing
15 123 (20.47%) ITIL
16 109 (18.14%) GIAC
17 105 (17.47%) PCI DSS
18 100 (16.64%) Management Information System
19 92 (15.31%) Risk Management
20 88 (14.64%) Cisco
21 87 (14.48%) Nessus
22 86 (14.31%) Unix
22 86 (14.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
23 83 (13.81%) Security Monitoring
24 80 (13.31%) Active Directory
24 80 (13.31%) Degree
25 78 (12.98%) CISA
26 77 (12.81%) Intrusion Detection
26 77 (12.81%) Analytics
27 75 (12.48%) Security Operations Centre

Vulnerability Management
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 26 (4.33%) IIS
2 18 (3.00%) Apache
2 18 (3.00%) Tomcat
2 18 (3.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.50%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.17%) Confluence
7 1 (0.17%) JBoss
7 1 (0.17%) nginx
7 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.66%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.50%) Office 365
4 13 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.33%) Mimecast
6 7 (1.16%) OneDrive
6 7 (1.16%) OpenDNS
7 5 (0.83%) SaaS
8 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.50%) IaaS
8 3 (0.50%) PaaS
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 313 (52.08%) Firewall
2 155 (25.79%) Network Security
3 129 (21.46%) TCP/IP
4 77 (12.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 61 (10.15%) VPN
6 54 (8.99%) Internet
7 46 (7.65%) WAN
8 45 (7.49%) LAN
9 36 (5.99%) SSL
10 34 (5.66%) DNS
11 29 (4.83%) BGP
11 29 (4.83%) OSPF
12 27 (4.49%) Wireless
13 26 (4.33%) VLAN
14 24 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
16 20 (3.33%) HTTP
16 20 (3.33%) IPsec
17 18 (3.00%) DHCP
18 17 (2.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.16%) Big Data
2 8 (1.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.67%) MySQL
4 3 (0.50%) GIS
5 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (2.50%) Metasploit
2 13 (2.16%) Burp Suite
3 12 (2.00%) AppScan
4 10 (1.66%) Paros
4 10 (1.66%) WebScarab
5 2 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.33%) sqlmap
6 1 (0.17%) JIRA
General
1 158 (26.29%) Finance
2 74 (12.31%) Banking
3 27 (4.49%) Legal
4 15 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.66%) Advertising
6 9 (1.50%) Dutch Language
6 9 (1.50%) French Language
6 9 (1.50%) German Language
6 9 (1.50%) Italian Language
6 9 (1.50%) Spanish Language
7 6 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.67%) Digital Economy
8 4 (0.67%) Marketing
8 4 (0.67%) Publishing
8 4 (0.67%) Retail
9 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.50%) Games
9 3 (0.50%) Law
9 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 219 (36.44%) Analyst
2 194 (32.28%) Security Analyst
3 115 (19.13%) Security Engineer
4 93 (15.47%) Security Manager
5 52 (8.65%) Information Analyst
5 52 (8.65%) Information Security Analyst
5 52 (8.65%) SOC Analyst
6 50 (8.32%) IT Analyst
6 50 (8.32%) IT Security Analyst
7 49 (8.15%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 42 (6.99%) IT Engineer
8 42 (6.99%) IT Security Engineer
8 42 (6.99%) Operations Analyst
8 42 (6.99%) Security Operations Analyst
9 32 (5.32%) Consultant
9 32 (5.32%) Network Engineer
10 31 (5.16%) Security Specialist
11 29 (4.83%) IT Manager
11 29 (4.83%) Security Consultant
11 29 (4.83%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.49%) SailPoint
2 13 (2.16%) Web Services
3 4 (0.67%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (0.67%) SAML
4 3 (0.50%) EDI
4 3 (0.50%) Middleware
4 3 (0.50%) REST
4 3 (0.50%) Serverless Framework
5 2 (0.33%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.17%) .NET
6 1 (0.17%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.17%) Java EE
6 1 (0.17%) Node.js
6 1 (0.17%) OAuth
6 1 (0.17%) OLE
6 1 (0.17%) RESTful
6 1 (0.17%) SOAP
6 1 (0.17%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.17%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 100 (16.64%) Management Information System
2 75 (12.48%) Security Operations Centre
3 60 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (8.32%) Computer Science
5 45 (7.49%) Data Protection Act
6 34 (5.66%) PKI
7 31 (5.16%) Data Centre
8 30 (4.99%) Cyberthreat
9 24 (3.99%) Cyber Attack
10 19 (3.16%) Linux Command Line
11 16 (2.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 15 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
13 11 (1.83%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 9 (1.50%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.83%) CESG
15 5 (0.83%) Fat Client
15 5 (0.83%) Thin Client
16 4 (0.67%) Mainframe
17 3 (0.50%) Cyber Defence
17 3 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 223 (37.10%) Windows
2 192 (31.95%) Linux
3 86 (14.31%) Unix
4 57 (9.48%) Windows Server
5 30 (4.99%) Apple iOS
6 28 (4.66%) Kali Linux
6 28 (4.66%) Mac OS X
7 24 (3.99%) CentOS
8 23 (3.83%) Ubuntu
9 22 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (3.49%) Debian
11 12 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.83%) Windows 10
13 9 (1.50%) Windows 7
14 8 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (1.16%) VMS
16 3 (0.50%) Solaris
16 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.33%) Android
17 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (59.23%) Information Security
2 297 (49.42%) SIEM
3 233 (38.77%) Security Operations
4 209 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
5 126 (20.97%) Penetration Testing
6 123 (20.47%) ITIL
7 92 (15.31%) Risk Management
8 86 (14.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 83 (13.81%) Security Monitoring
10 77 (12.81%) Analytics
11 68 (11.31%) Security Architecture
12 59 (9.82%) Data Protection
13 58 (9.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 56 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 54 (8.99%) Identity Access Management
16 52 (8.65%) Incident Management
17 48 (7.99%) Security Management
18 47 (7.82%) Data Loss Prevention
19 44 (7.32%) Forensic Analysis
20 42 (6.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (7.99%) SQL
2 40 (6.66%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.66%) Java
3 22 (3.66%) Python
4 10 (1.66%) Ruby
5 8 (1.33%) C
5 8 (1.33%) C#
6 6 (1.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.83%) C-shell
7 5 (0.83%) Korn
8 3 (0.50%) C++
8 3 (0.50%) Perl
8 3 (0.50%) PHP
9 2 (0.33%) Go
9 2 (0.33%) VB
10 1 (0.17%) AWK
10 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 267 (44.43%) CISSP
2 211 (35.11%) CISM
3 109 (18.14%) GIAC
4 80 (13.31%) Degree
5 78 (12.98%) CISA
6 73 (12.15%) SANS
7 71 (11.81%) CEH
8 52 (8.65%) GCIH
9 49 (8.15%) GCIA
10 42 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (5.66%) Security Cleared
12 33 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
13 32 (5.32%) CCNP
14 31 (5.16%) GSEC
15 26 (4.33%) CREST Certified
15 26 (4.33%) Network+ Certification
16 25 (4.16%) CCNA
17 22 (3.66%) CNA
17 22 (3.66%) CRISC
17 22 (3.66%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (29.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 105 (17.47%) PCI DSS
3 72 (11.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 28 (4.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (2.00%) COBIT
6 10 (1.66%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (1.50%) SLA
8 8 (1.33%) GDPR
8 8 (1.33%) SSAE 16
9 7 (1.16%) NIST 800
10 5 (0.83%) PMO
11 4 (0.67%) GPG13
11 4 (0.67%) ISO 22301
11 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 4 (0.67%) QA
12 3 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 2 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.33%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 80 (13.31%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.66%) Snort
3 17 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.16%) pfSense
6 8 (1.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.16%) ProxySG
8 4 (0.67%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.67%) vSphere
8 4 (0.67%) XenApp
9 3 (0.50%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.33%) Firmware
10 2 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.17%) Docker
11 1 (0.17%) LXC
11 1 (0.17%) NFS
11 1 (0.17%) Samba
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 87 (14.48%) Nessus
2 46 (7.65%) CSIRT
3 35 (5.82%) QRadar
4 32 (5.32%) Nexpose
5 30 (4.99%) McAfee ePO
6 27 (4.49%) PowerBroker
7 22 (3.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 20 (3.33%) WSUS
9 19 (3.16%) SCCM
10 16 (2.66%) Nmap
11 14 (2.33%) Core Impact
11 14 (2.33%) EnCase
11 14 (2.33%) OpenVAS
11 14 (2.33%) OSSEC
11 14 (2.33%) RSA Security Analytics
12 12 (2.00%) FortiGate
13 6 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (0.83%) Puppet
15 2 (0.33%) ArcSight ESM
15 2 (0.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 88 (14.64%) Cisco
2 72 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 68 (11.31%) LogRhythm
4 64 (10.65%) Palo Alto
5 53 (8.82%) CheckPoint
6 51 (8.49%) Qualys
7 49 (8.15%) McAfee
8 42 (6.99%) CyberArk
8 42 (6.99%) Splunk
9 39 (6.49%) ArcSight
10 38 (6.32%) Sun
11 34 (5.66%) Symantec
12 33 (5.49%) AlienVault
13 32 (5.32%) F5
14 30 (4.99%) Apple
15 28 (4.66%) Juniper
16 27 (4.49%) Aveksa
16 27 (4.49%) Bomgar
16 27 (4.49%) VMware
17 24 (3.99%) SolarWinds
London
The Workshop Technologies Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £56000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham
SThree
Salary: £45000 - £57500 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £62000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hastings, Sussex
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: + Excellent benefits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £5500 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 12 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Etech Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Norwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago