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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
England / North West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 226 237
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 19 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Median salary £53,000 £43,750 £61,215
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.14% -28.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,300 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,450 £62,729
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +15.78%  

Vulnerability Management 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 5820 4992 5802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.61% 87.93% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4808 4205 4600
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 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 -16 10 £35,624 -18.57% 1
Cheshire - 6 £53,500 - 1
Lancashire - 2 - -
Vulnerability Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 20 (71.43%) Information Security
2 15 (53.57%) CISSP
3 12 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (42.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 12 (42.86%) Security Operations
3 12 (42.86%) Threat Intelligence
4 11 (39.29%) Security Monitoring
4 11 (39.29%) CISM
5 9 (32.14%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
5 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
6 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 7 (25.00%) SIEM
6 7 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (17.86%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (17.86%) Analytics
8 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (17.86%) CISA
8 5 (17.86%) Internet
8 5 (17.86%) Unix
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) VPN

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 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 5 (17.86%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security
4 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) VoIP
5 2 (7.14%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) DMZ
6 1 (3.57%) IPsec
6 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) AppScan
1 1 (3.57%) sqlmap
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Security Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Information Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
6 2 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 12 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (42.86%) Security Operations
2 12 (42.86%) Threat Intelligence
3 11 (39.29%) Security Monitoring
4 7 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) SIEM
4 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (17.86%) Analytics
6 5 (17.86%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (17.86%) Forensic Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) CISSP
2 11 (39.29%) CISM
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 5 (17.86%) CISA
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) CCSP
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.14%) GCIA
5 2 (7.14%) GCIH
5 2 (7.14%) IISP
6 1 (3.57%) CEH
6 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.57%) CISMP
6 1 (3.57%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nessus
1 2 (7.14%) Nexpose
1 2 (7.14%) Nmap
1 2 (7.14%) QRadar
2 1 (3.57%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) ArcSight
1 4 (14.29%) Splunk
2 2 (7.14%) Apple
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) Intel
2 2 (7.14%) Intel Security
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) NetWitness
2 2 (7.14%) Qualys
3 1 (3.57%) Avaya
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
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