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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 158 151
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 8 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.24% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.27% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +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 2423 2625 2820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.56% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1479 1774
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,668 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 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
Glasgow +17 7 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Vulnerability Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Cryptography
3 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 3 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) CEH
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Patching

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Information Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Security
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Cryptography
3 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CEH
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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