The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 165 190
Rank change year-on-year -25 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 17 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.53% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.59% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 2
Median salary £37,747 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.36% +7.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £40,000 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,125
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3589 3068 3309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.46% 89.94% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3034 2536 2725
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Manchester

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in Manchester

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Salford - 2 £37,747 -
Vulnerability Assessment
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) Information Security
3 12 (44.44%) Security Operations
4 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 9 (33.33%) Network Security
5 8 (29.63%) SIEM
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco
5 8 (29.63%) CISSP
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) VPN
6 7 (25.93%) C
6 7 (25.93%) C++
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) Python
6 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (25.93%) Server Hardening
7 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (22.22%) Security Management
7 6 (22.22%) Unix
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) LAN
8 5 (18.52%) WAN
8 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (18.52%) Internet
8 5 (18.52%) Nessus
8 5 (18.52%) Nmap
8 5 (18.52%) Splunk

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) Network Security
3 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 5 (18.52%) Internet
4 5 (18.52%) LAN
4 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 4 (14.81%) VoIP
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (11.11%) DMZ
6 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (11.11%) SSL
6 3 (11.11%) tcpdump
6 3 (11.11%) Wireless
6 3 (11.11%) Wireless Security
7 2 (7.41%) DHCP
7 2 (7.41%) DNS
7 2 (7.41%) OSPF
8 1 (3.70%) IPv4
8 1 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) Security Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Security Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Security Specialist
5 6 (22.22%) IT Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) IT Operations Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Junior
7 4 (14.81%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (14.81%) Information Specialist
7 4 (14.81%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Junior Operations Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Junior Security Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Specialist
9 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Information Security
2 12 (44.44%) Security Operations
3 8 (29.63%) SIEM
4 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (25.93%) Server Hardening
5 6 (22.22%) Security Management
6 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
7 4 (14.81%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (11.11%) Information Security Management
8 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (7.41%) Case Management
9 2 (7.41%) Data Loss Prevention
9 2 (7.41%) Forensic Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C
1 7 (25.93%) C++
1 7 (25.93%) Java
1 7 (25.93%) Python
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) CISSP
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) CISM
2 3 (11.11%) CISMP
3 2 (7.41%) CISA
4 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.70%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nessus
1 5 (18.52%) Nmap
2 2 (7.41%) Nexpose
2 2 (7.41%) QRadar
3 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.70%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Splunk
4 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Intel
5 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.41%) NetWitness
5 2 (7.41%) Qualys
6 1 (3.70%) Capita
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Pension & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago