Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 216 240
Rank change year-on-year +9 +24 +23
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 10 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.20% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.40% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 16
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,000 £46,500 £58,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,750 £25,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +47.00% -33.33% -

Vulnerability Assessment 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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4576 4958 6389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.20% 90.89% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3849 4248 5088
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,300
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Vulnerability Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Leeds

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) CISA
4 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) CISMP
5 4 (40.00%) CEH
5 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (40.00%) SANS
6 3 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (30.00%) Social Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) SIEM
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (20.00%) ISMS
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) PKI
7 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
7 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
7 2 (20.00%) Security Management
7 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Windows

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) IT Architect
1 4 (40.00%) IT Security Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Officer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) BYOD
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 3 (30.00%) Social Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) ISMS
5 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
5 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (20.00%) Network Packet Capture
5 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 7 (70.00%) CISSP
3 6 (60.00%) CISA
4 4 (40.00%) CEH
4 4 (40.00%) CISMP
4 4 (40.00%) SANS
5 2 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (10.00%) CRISC
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (10.00%) John the Ripper
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (10.00%) FireEye
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft