Vulnerability Management Jobs in Scotland

Vulnerability Management
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring Vulnerability Management skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Vulnerability Management over the 6 months leading up to 25 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 229 68 213
Rank change year-on-year -161 +145 -37
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 20 154 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.35% 4.04% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 4.21% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 16
10th Percentile £47,311 £34,188 -
25th Percentile £49,375 £43,661 £32,600
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £51,367 £40,404
Median % change year-on-year +14.37% +27.13% -4.93%
75th Percentile £71,250 £56,637 £86,313
90th Percentile £96,375 £60,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -3.85%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland

Vulnerability Management falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,037 3,656 5,660
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 87.95% 95.93% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,150 1,959 3,043
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,833 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,557 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.62% - +15.79%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,548 £83,425
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Scotland

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Scotland.

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in Scotland

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in Scotland

Vulnerability Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -137 16 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Edinburgh -12 3 £48,507 -6.60% 2
Vulnerability Management
UK

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (25.00%) AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Azure
3 3 (15.00%) IaaS
3 3 (15.00%) PaaS
3 3 (15.00%) SaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Entra ID
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Social Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 4 (20.00%) Law
3 4 (20.00%) Legal
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Technology Risk Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Product Ownership
1 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Cyberattack
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 1 (5.00%) Onboarding
4 1 (5.00%) Operational Technology
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (5.00%) Security Posture
4 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (35.00%) DevSecOps
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security
4 6 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (30.00%) Roadmaps
5 5 (25.00%) Cloud Security
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (25.00%) SIEM
6 4 (20.00%) Application Security
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (20.00%) Incident Response
6 4 (20.00%) Product Management
6 4 (20.00%) Product Roadmap
6 4 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 4 (20.00%) Use Case
6 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Remediation
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CISM
1 2 (10.00%) CISSP
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) NIST
2 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (20.00%) GDPR
3 4 (20.00%) NCSC
3 4 (20.00%) SOC 2
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nessus
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Qualys
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco