The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 206 242
Rank change year-on-year -51 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 15 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.54% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.61% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 11
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.39% -20.86%  
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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6180 4891 5734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.83% 88.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 4133 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in the North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the North West 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
Manchester -46 12 £47,500 -19.14% 1
Cheshire - 3 £61,750 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

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 North West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 34 (75.56%) Firewall
2 28 (62.22%) Information Security
3 22 (48.89%) Network Security
3 22 (48.89%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (35.56%) Cisco
5 15 (33.33%) CISSP
6 13 (28.89%) Management Information System
7 12 (26.67%) Degree
8 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (24.44%) VMware
8 11 (24.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (24.44%) VPN
9 10 (22.22%) ITIL
9 10 (22.22%) SIEM
9 10 (22.22%) Server Hardening
10 9 (20.00%) Security Operations
10 9 (20.00%) Physics
10 9 (20.00%) Human Factors
10 9 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (20.00%) Citrix
11 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
11 8 (17.78%) WAN
11 8 (17.78%) LAN
11 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (17.78%) Splunk
11 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (15.56%) DMZ
12 7 (15.56%) Identity Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 34 (75.56%) Firewall
2 22 (48.89%) Network Security
3 11 (24.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (24.44%) VPN
4 8 (17.78%) LAN
4 8 (17.78%) WAN
5 7 (15.56%) DMZ
6 6 (13.33%) IPv4
6 6 (13.33%) IPv6
6 6 (13.33%) Wireless
6 6 (13.33%) Wireless Security
7 5 (11.11%) Internet
8 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.89%) VoIP
9 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.67%) SSL
10 2 (4.44%) DHCP
10 2 (4.44%) DNS
10 2 (4.44%) OSPF
10 2 (4.44%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) GIS
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 18 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Security Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Security Specialist
6 6 (13.33%) Information Security Specialist
6 6 (13.33%) Information Specialist
6 6 (13.33%) IT Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) IT Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Junior Operations Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Junior Security Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.44%) HTML
1 2 (4.44%) XML
1 2 (4.44%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.22%) CESG
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Unix
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Information Security
2 22 (48.89%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (22.22%) ITIL
3 10 (22.22%) Server Hardening
3 10 (22.22%) SIEM
4 9 (20.00%) Human Factors
4 9 (20.00%) Physics
4 9 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (15.56%) Identity Management
6 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
8 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
9 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) C
1 5 (11.11%) C++
1 5 (11.11%) Java
1 5 (11.11%) Python
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) CISSP
2 12 (26.67%) Degree
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (15.56%) CISM
5 3 (6.67%) CISA
5 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.44%) CISMP
7 1 (2.22%) CCIE
7 1 (2.22%) CEH
7 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CLAS
7 1 (2.22%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.22%) CRISC
7 1 (2.22%) GCIH
7 1 (2.22%) GREM
7 1 (2.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Nessus
1 4 (8.89%) Nmap
2 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.44%) Nexpose
2 2 (4.44%) QRadar
2 2 (4.44%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) Citrix
4 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.78%) Splunk
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle
6 4 (8.89%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.44%) Apple
8 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.44%) Intel
8 2 (4.44%) Juniper
8 2 (4.44%) McAfee
8 2 (4.44%) NetWitness
8 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.44%) Qualys
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago