Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 302 300 343
Rank change year-on-year -2 +43 -22
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 34 67 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 0.54% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.59% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 55 11
North West median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +50.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £87,000 £78,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,846 11,378 12,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 93.68% 91.89% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7,243 9,197 9,872
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +8.64% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,792 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Vulnerability Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in the North West

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in the North West

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in the North West

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 2019. 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
Manchester +15 26 £46,250 -11.90% 6
Cheshire +26 8 £48,750 -37.10%
Vulnerability Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 18 (52.94%) Information Security
2 13 (38.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (32.35%) GIAC
4 10 (29.41%) CISSP
4 10 (29.41%) OWASP
4 10 (29.41%) Security Operations
5 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (26.47%) GSEC
6 8 (23.53%) Firewall
6 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
6 8 (23.53%) Network Security
6 8 (23.53%) GDPR
7 7 (20.59%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (20.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (20.59%) CEH
8 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 6 (17.65%) Change Management
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 6 (17.65%) Unix
8 6 (17.65%) SIEM
8 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.65%) Security Monitoring
8 6 (17.65%) NIST
9 5 (14.71%) Strategic Roadmap
9 5 (14.71%) Data Encryption
9 5 (14.71%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (14.71%) Threat Detection

Vulnerability Management
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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
1 8 (23.53%) Network Security
2 7 (20.59%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (14.71%) LAN
3 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Security Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Security Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Principal Security Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) ICT Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Product Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Security Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Head of Information
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.94%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Information Security
2 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (29.41%) OWASP
3 10 (29.41%) Security Operations
4 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (20.59%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (17.65%) SIEM
7 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
7 5 (14.71%) Data Encryption
7 5 (14.71%) DevOps
7 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
7 5 (14.71%) Strategic Roadmap
7 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.71%) Threat Detection
8 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Python
2 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) GIAC
2 10 (29.41%) CISSP
3 9 (26.47%) GSEC
4 7 (20.59%) CEH
5 5 (14.71%) CISA
5 5 (14.71%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (11.76%) ISACA
7 3 (8.82%) DBS Check
8 2 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (5.88%) CHFI
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (5.88%) CISM
8 2 (5.88%) Degree
8 2 (5.88%) ECIH
8 2 (5.88%) GCIH
8 2 (5.88%) OSCE
8 2 (5.88%) OSCP
9 1 (2.94%) GPEN
9 1 (2.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (23.53%) GDPR
2 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 6 (17.65%) NIST
4 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (8.82%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.88%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.88%) Nessus
2 2 (5.88%) Nmap
2 2 (5.88%) OpenVAS
2 2 (5.88%) QRadar
3 1 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) AlienVault
2 2 (5.88%) CA
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco
2 2 (5.88%) F5
2 2 (5.88%) Juniper
2 2 (5.88%) LogRhythm
2 2 (5.88%) Qualys
2 2 (5.88%) Splunk
2 2 (5.88%) Tufin
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Intel