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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 126 143
Rank change year-on-year +21 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.46% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.31% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Median salary £58,000 £90,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.55% +56.52%  
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1101 1597 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.24% 90.38% 85.05%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1244 1416
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) Qualys
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) FWSM
2 5 (83.33%) DMVPN
2 5 (83.33%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Presales
2 5 (83.33%) NetWitness
2 5 (83.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 5 (83.33%) Digital Economy
2 5 (83.33%) Nessus
2 5 (83.33%) Nmap
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Legal

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 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (83.33%) DMVPN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) FWSM
1 5 (83.33%) IPsec
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Digital Economy
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Security Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Security Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Splunk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Presales
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) OSCP
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nessus
1 5 (83.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) NetWitness
1 5 (83.33%) Qualys
1 5 (83.33%) Splunk