Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 112 148
Rank change year-on-year +16 +36 -3
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 14 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.06% 1.00% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 3
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +27.66% -1.05%
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +31.25%

Vulnerability Management 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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1130 1504 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.93% 88.11% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1334 1730
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -3.57%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Vulnerability Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Kent

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in Kent

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in Kent

Vulnerability Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Chatham - 5 £60,000 -
Vulnerability Management
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 14 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 10 (71.43%) CISSP
3 9 (64.29%) CISA
4 5 (35.71%) Attack Monitoring
5 4 (28.57%) LogRhythm
5 4 (28.57%) SIEM
5 4 (28.57%) Splunk
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security
6 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) CISM
7 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (7.14%) Rapid7
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
8 1 (7.14%) Progress
8 1 (7.14%) Nessus
8 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.14%) Qualys

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
1 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) IT Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Operations Team Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (35.71%) Attack Monitoring
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CISSP
2 9 (64.29%) CISA
3 2 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) LogRhythm
1 4 (28.57%) Splunk
2 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Progress
4 1 (7.14%) Qualys
4 1 (7.14%) Rapid7