The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 85 92 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.30% 0.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,125
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.89%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 831 911 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 82.52% 84.51% 85.97%
Number of salaries quoted 632 682 854
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,400
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Essex

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

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

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) IISP
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (33.33%) IISP
1 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus