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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 157 185
Rank change year-on-year -46 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 12 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.70% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.77% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 1
Median salary £47,500 £58,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.14% +23.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.21% +5.50%  

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 3838 3117 3031
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.08% 90.27% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 2671 2523
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Stockport - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £44,500 -
Vulnerability Assessment
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) Information Security
3 11 (36.67%) CISSP
3 11 (36.67%) VPN
3 11 (36.67%) Network Security
4 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 10 (33.33%) Server Hardening
4 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 9 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (26.67%) Splunk
6 8 (26.67%) SIEM
6 8 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (26.67%) LAN
6 8 (26.67%) WAN
7 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
7 7 (23.33%) DMZ
7 7 (23.33%) Identity Management
7 7 (23.33%) Security Operations
8 6 (20.00%) Wireless
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (20.00%) IPv4
8 6 (20.00%) IPv6
8 6 (20.00%) Wireless Security
9 5 (16.67%) Internet
9 5 (16.67%) Unix
9 5 (16.67%) Python
9 5 (16.67%) C

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 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) Network Security
2 11 (36.67%) VPN
3 9 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (26.67%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) WAN
5 7 (23.33%) DMZ
6 6 (20.00%) IPv4
6 6 (20.00%) IPv6
6 6 (20.00%) Wireless
6 6 (20.00%) Wireless Security
7 5 (16.67%) Internet
8 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.33%) VoIP
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (10.00%) SSL
10 2 (6.67%) DHCP
10 2 (6.67%) DNS
10 2 (6.67%) OSPF
10 2 (6.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Security Specialist
4 6 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 6 (20.00%) Information Specialist
4 6 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) IT Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Junior
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.33%) CESG
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Information Security
2 10 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (26.67%) SIEM
3 8 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (23.33%) Identity Management
4 7 (23.33%) Security Operations
5 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (6.67%) Case Management
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Forensic Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Security Auditing
7 2 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Threat Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C
1 5 (16.67%) C++
1 5 (16.67%) Java
1 5 (16.67%) Python
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) CISSP
2 10 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) CISM
4 3 (10.00%) CISA
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (6.67%) CISMP
6 1 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.33%) CLAS
6 1 (3.33%) CRISC
6 1 (3.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Nessus
1 4 (13.33%) Nmap
2 2 (6.67%) Nexpose
2 2 (6.67%) QRadar
3 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Splunk
2 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) ArcSight
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) Apple
6 2 (6.67%) Intel
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) NetWitness
6 2 (6.67%) Qualys
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
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