Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 329 272
Rank change year-on-year -15 -57 +98
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 18 29 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.24% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.26% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 45
North West median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £40,625 £46,600 £26,600
90th Percentile £72,625 £67,500 £61,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +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 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 11,486 11,139 10,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.34% 90.34% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9,122 9,315 8,947
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,251 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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
Cheshire -26 11 £62,500 -
Manchester -17 6 - -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 12 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) CISSP
3 9 (50.00%) CISM
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 8 (44.44%) SIEM
5 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (38.89%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) Law
6 6 (33.33%) Banking
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) COBIT
6 6 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (33.33%) Security Operations
7 5 (27.78%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (27.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Anomaly Detection
7 5 (27.78%) Threat Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Business Development
7 5 (27.78%) CEH
7 5 (27.78%) CISA
7 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
7 5 (27.78%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
7 5 (27.78%) Legal
7 5 (27.78%) Information Security
7 5 (27.78%) Project Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) iPlanet
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) GIS
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Law
3 5 (27.78%) Legal
4 2 (11.11%) Advertising
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (27.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 8 (44.44%) SIEM
3 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (38.89%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 5 (27.78%) Anomaly Detection
5 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
5 5 (27.78%) Business Development
5 5 (27.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 5 (27.78%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
6 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISM
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) CEH
3 5 (27.78%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) COBIT
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.56%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) BladeLogic
1 3 (16.67%) CA Wily
1 3 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.11%) Netcool
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) CA
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) CyberArk
2 1 (5.56%) Imperva
2 1 (5.56%) Ivanti
2 1 (5.56%) Splunk