Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 184 205
Rank change year-on-year +40 +21 +14
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.42% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Reading median annual salary £58,000 £72,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +26.09% +35.29%
Berkshire median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.45% +28.89%

Vulnerability Assessment 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2005 3084 3977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.07% 88.24% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 2259 3100
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.71% -3.54%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Vulnerability Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Reading

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 10 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Legal
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Nessus
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) SSL
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) CISM
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) Project Planning
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Use Case
2 9 (90.00%) Qualys
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) Splunk
2 9 (90.00%) SIEM
2 9 (90.00%) FWSM
2 9 (90.00%) DMVPN
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) IPsec
2 9 (90.00%) Nmap
2 9 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Threat Modelling

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco PIX
1 9 (90.00%) DMVPN
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
1 9 (90.00%) FWSM
1 9 (90.00%) IPsec
1 9 (90.00%) SSL
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
General
1 9 (90.00%) Digital Economy
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Security Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) SIEM Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Splunk Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Assurance Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Presales
2 9 (90.00%) Project Planning
2 9 (90.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 9 (90.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) SIEM
2 9 (90.00%) Threat Modelling
2 9 (90.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISM
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Nessus
1 9 (90.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) NetWitness
1 9 (90.00%) Qualys
1 9 (90.00%) Splunk