The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 127 145
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 1 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.043% 1.16% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 1.28% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 31 0
Median salary £72,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.09% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.28% +10.52%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2122 2654 2770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.35% 90.49% 89.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1714 1688
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Edinburgh -16 1 £72,500 +38.09%
Vulnerability Management
UK

Vulnerability Management
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Law
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
1 4 (80.00%) Portfolio Management
1 4 (80.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) IISP
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Compliance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (80.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Network Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Compliance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Portfolio Management
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Security Monitoring
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk