Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 463 445 660
Rank change year-on-year -18 +215 +112
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 435 459 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.60% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.67% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 351 391 232
London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% +4.76%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68818 68936 79416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.67% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53025 59292 66921
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in London

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in London

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in London

Vulnerability Management
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London +11 63 £60,000 -11.11% 3
South London -5 4 £65,000 +8.33%
East London -6 4 £77,500 +5.08% 1
West London +6 2 £62,500 -10.71%
North London - 1 £72,500 -
Vulnerability Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 298 (68.51%) Information Security
2 264 (60.69%) SIEM
3 247 (56.78%) CISSP
4 231 (53.10%) Firewall
5 203 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
6 168 (38.62%) Security Operations
7 165 (37.93%) Windows
8 164 (37.70%) Linux
8 164 (37.70%) CISM
9 154 (35.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 133 (30.57%) Finance
11 127 (29.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 122 (28.05%) Penetration Testing
13 115 (26.44%) Network Security
14 108 (24.83%) Data Protection
14 108 (24.83%) Banking
15 95 (21.84%) TCP/IP
16 94 (21.61%) Active Directory
17 92 (21.15%) GIAC
18 84 (19.31%) Security Architecture
19 81 (18.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
20 80 (18.39%) Data Protection Act
20 80 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
21 76 (17.47%) CISA
22 75 (17.24%) ITIL
22 75 (17.24%) Windows Server
23 70 (16.09%) Data Loss Prevention
24 69 (15.86%) Palo Alto
25 64 (14.71%) Cisco
26 63 (14.48%) Nessus

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 32 (7.36%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.92%) Apache
4 3 (0.69%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.46%) IIS
5 2 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (4.14%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.23%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (5.52%) OneDrive
4 19 (4.37%) Office 365
5 10 (2.30%) Mimecast
6 5 (1.15%) OpenDNS
7 2 (0.46%) PaaS
7 2 (0.46%) SaaS
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) IaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 231 (53.10%) Firewall
2 115 (26.44%) Network Security
3 95 (21.84%) TCP/IP
4 54 (12.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (3.91%) VPN
6 14 (3.22%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (2.76%) Wireless
8 11 (2.53%) Internet
9 10 (2.30%) DHCP
9 10 (2.30%) DNS
10 9 (2.07%) IPsec
11 6 (1.38%) HTTP
11 6 (1.38%) LAN
11 6 (1.38%) SSL
11 6 (1.38%) VoIP
11 6 (1.38%) WAN
12 5 (1.15%) DMZ
12 5 (1.15%) HTTPS
12 5 (1.15%) SAN
12 5 (1.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.15%) Big Data
3 4 (0.92%) MySQL
4 3 (0.69%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (2.99%) Metasploit
2 9 (2.07%) Burp Suite
3 3 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.46%) FxCop
4 2 (0.46%) SonarQube
General
1 133 (30.57%) Finance
2 108 (24.83%) Banking
3 25 (5.75%) Legal
4 21 (4.83%) Law
5 13 (2.99%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.84%) Multimedia
6 8 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.92%) Retail
9 3 (0.69%) International Banking
10 2 (0.46%) Electronics
10 2 (0.46%) Games
10 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.46%) Marketing
10 2 (0.46%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (31.95%) Analyst
2 120 (27.59%) Security Analyst
3 97 (22.30%) Security Engineer
4 89 (20.46%) Security Manager
5 40 (9.20%) IT Manager
5 40 (9.20%) IT Security Manager
5 40 (9.20%) Operations Engineer
6 39 (8.97%) IT Engineer
6 39 (8.97%) IT Security Engineer
7 37 (8.51%) Consultant
8 36 (8.28%) IT Analyst
8 36 (8.28%) IT Security Analyst
9 32 (7.36%) Information Analyst
9 32 (7.36%) Information Security Analyst
9 32 (7.36%) Security Consultant
10 30 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
10 30 (6.90%) Security Operations Analyst
11 28 (6.44%) Senior Analyst
12 24 (5.52%) Information Security Manager
12 24 (5.52%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.68%) SailPoint
2 5 (1.15%) Web Services
3 4 (0.92%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (0.92%) Middleware
4 3 (0.69%) PCRE
4 3 (0.69%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.46%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 80 (18.39%) Data Protection Act
2 58 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 41 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (7.36%) Security Operations Centre
5 29 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.45%) Cyber Attack
7 14 (3.22%) Cyberthreat
8 13 (2.99%) PKI
9 11 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.38%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.38%) BYOD
10 6 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.15%) CESG
11 5 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.92%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.92%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.69%) FMCG
13 3 (0.69%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.69%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 165 (37.93%) Windows
2 164 (37.70%) Linux
3 75 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 51 (11.72%) Unix
5 30 (6.90%) Apple iOS
6 24 (5.52%) Kali Linux
6 24 (5.52%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.61%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.38%) Android
9 5 (1.15%) CentOS
9 5 (1.15%) Debian
9 5 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.15%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.15%) VMS
9 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (68.51%) Information Security
2 264 (60.69%) SIEM
3 203 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
4 168 (38.62%) Security Operations
5 127 (29.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 122 (28.05%) Penetration Testing
7 108 (24.83%) Data Protection
8 84 (19.31%) Security Architecture
9 80 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (17.24%) ITIL
11 70 (16.09%) Data Loss Prevention
12 61 (14.02%) DRM
13 58 (13.33%) Incident Management
14 45 (10.34%) Risk Management
15 39 (8.97%) Analytics
16 38 (8.74%) Security Monitoring
17 37 (8.51%) Privileged Access Management
18 32 (7.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 31 (7.13%) Identity Access Management
20 30 (6.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.02%) Python
2 46 (10.57%) PowerShell
3 37 (8.51%) Perl
4 32 (7.36%) SQL
5 31 (7.13%) C#
6 30 (6.90%) Ruby
7 27 (6.21%) Bash Shell
8 24 (5.52%) Korn
9 19 (4.37%) Bourne shell
9 19 (4.37%) Java
10 5 (1.15%) C
10 5 (1.15%) C-shell
11 4 (0.92%) PHP
12 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.46%) VB
13 1 (0.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 247 (56.78%) CISSP
2 164 (37.70%) CISM
3 92 (21.15%) GIAC
4 76 (17.47%) CISA
5 62 (14.25%) Degree
6 44 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (8.28%) CEH
8 30 (6.90%) GSEC
9 29 (6.67%) OSCP
10 28 (6.44%) CCNP
10 28 (6.44%) GCIH
11 22 (5.06%) SANS
12 21 (4.83%) CREST Certified
12 21 (4.83%) Security Cleared
13 19 (4.37%) CCNA
13 19 (4.37%) CISMP
13 19 (4.37%) GCIA
14 18 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
15 16 (3.68%) CompTIA Security+
15 16 (3.68%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (35.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 81 (18.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 47 (10.80%) PCI DSS
4 32 (7.36%) GDPR
5 8 (1.84%) SLA
6 6 (1.38%) ISO 22301
6 6 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (0.92%) COBIT
8 3 (0.69%) GPG13
9 2 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.23%) NIST 800
System Software
1 94 (21.61%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.84%) Snort
5 6 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.15%) BitLocker
6 5 (1.15%) pfSense
7 4 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.69%) HDFS
9 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 63 (14.48%) Nessus
2 31 (7.13%) QRadar
3 29 (6.67%) SCCM
4 27 (6.21%) CSIRT
4 27 (6.21%) Nexpose
5 24 (5.52%) Core Impact
5 24 (5.52%) OpenVAS
6 23 (5.29%) McAfee ePO
7 21 (4.83%) WSUS
8 19 (4.37%) FortiGate
9 16 (3.68%) PowerBroker
9 16 (3.68%) RSA Security Analytics
10 11 (2.53%) EnCase
10 11 (2.53%) Nmap
11 8 (1.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 8 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (1.84%) Suricata
12 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 1 (0.23%) Ansible
13 1 (0.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 69 (15.86%) Palo Alto
2 64 (14.71%) Cisco
3 60 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 51 (11.72%) CheckPoint
4 51 (11.72%) LogRhythm
5 49 (11.26%) Qualys
6 44 (10.11%) Symantec
7 38 (8.74%) McAfee
7 38 (8.74%) Splunk
8 37 (8.51%) Fortinet
9 29 (6.67%) CyberArk
10 27 (6.21%) ArcSight
11 26 (5.98%) VMware
12 25 (5.75%) AlienVault
13 24 (5.52%) Apple
13 24 (5.52%) F5
14 23 (5.29%) Juniper
15 20 (4.60%) SolarWinds
16 18 (4.14%) Oracle
17 16 (3.68%) Bomgar