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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
England / South East
Rank 342 415 432
Rank change year-on-year +73 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 53 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 23
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £77,250 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,125
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.89%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12730 16774 17676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.02% 87.11% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10442 14131 14083
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Oxfordshire +12 19 £57,500 +91.66% 2
Berkshire +45 15 £52,500 -19.23%
Buckinghamshire - 9 £52,500 - 2
East Sussex - 6 £52,500 -
Surrey +28 3 £33,000 -30.52% 5
Hampshire +25 1 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 71 (57.26%) Windows
2 56 (45.16%) Linux
2 56 (45.16%) Firewall
3 52 (41.94%) Information Security
4 47 (37.90%) Penetration Testing
5 44 (35.48%) Telecoms
6 42 (33.87%) Cybersecurity
7 40 (32.26%) Nessus
8 35 (28.23%) Risk Management
8 35 (28.23%) Security Cleared
9 31 (25.00%) SIEM
10 30 (24.19%) OWASP
11 29 (23.39%) Network Security
12 28 (22.58%) Python
13 27 (21.77%) DV Cleared
14 26 (20.97%) Ethical Hacking
15 23 (18.55%) Management Information System
15 23 (18.55%) Security Operations
16 22 (17.74%) Security Monitoring
16 22 (17.74%) Finance
16 22 (17.74%) Network Design
16 22 (17.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 22 (17.74%) OSCP
17 21 (16.94%) PowerShell
17 21 (16.94%) PKI
17 21 (16.94%) C
18 20 (16.13%) C++
18 20 (16.13%) Java
18 20 (16.13%) Cisco
18 20 (16.13%) CISSP

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (4.03%) IIS
2 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) Apache
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.90%) Office 365
2 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.65%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.61%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (1.61%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.61%) G Suite
5 2 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (45.16%) Firewall
2 29 (23.39%) Network Security
3 13 (10.48%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (6.45%) SS7
6 6 (4.84%) VPN
7 5 (4.03%) LAN
7 5 (4.03%) WAN
8 4 (3.23%) DNS
8 4 (3.23%) HTTP
8 4 (3.23%) HTTPS
8 4 (3.23%) snoop
8 4 (3.23%) SSL
8 4 (3.23%) tcpdump
8 4 (3.23%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.42%) Internet
9 3 (2.42%) IPsec
10 2 (1.61%) Intranet
10 2 (1.61%) Wireless
11 1 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.42%) MySQL
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 44 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 22 (17.74%) Finance
3 17 (13.71%) Games
4 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (33.87%) Analyst
2 40 (32.26%) Security Analyst
3 22 (17.74%) IT Analyst
3 22 (17.74%) IT Security Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) Tester
5 12 (9.68%) Consultant
6 11 (8.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) Architect
7 10 (8.06%) Security Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) Penetration Tester
8 9 (7.26%) Security Consultant
8 9 (7.26%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (7.26%) Senior Security Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 8 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) Principal Architect
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Security Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) Telecoms Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Cybersecurity Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.55%) Management Information System
2 21 (16.94%) PKI
3 15 (12.10%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (8.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (7.26%) Data Centre
6 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 8 (6.45%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (5.65%) CESG
8 5 (4.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (4.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (3.23%) Smartphone
10 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
11 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.81%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 71 (57.26%) Windows
2 56 (45.16%) Linux
3 16 (12.90%) Unix
4 10 (8.06%) VxWorks
5 5 (4.03%) Kali Linux
6 3 (2.42%) Android
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.94%) Information Security
2 47 (37.90%) Penetration Testing
3 42 (33.87%) Cybersecurity
4 35 (28.23%) Risk Management
5 31 (25.00%) SIEM
6 30 (24.19%) OWASP
7 26 (20.97%) Ethical Hacking
8 23 (18.55%) Security Operations
9 22 (17.74%) Network Design
9 22 (17.74%) Security Monitoring
10 18 (14.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (13.71%) ITIL
12 16 (12.90%) Security Management
13 15 (12.10%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (12.10%) Security Testing
13 15 (12.10%) Source Code Analysis
14 14 (11.29%) Business Continuity
14 14 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (11.29%) Project Management
15 13 (10.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.58%) Python
2 21 (16.94%) C
2 21 (16.94%) PowerShell
3 20 (16.13%) C++
3 20 (16.13%) Java
4 18 (14.52%) Bash Shell
5 14 (11.29%) VB
6 11 (8.87%) Perl
7 3 (2.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (28.23%) Security Cleared
2 27 (21.77%) DV Cleared
3 22 (17.74%) OSCP
4 20 (16.13%) CISSP
5 18 (14.52%) CEH
6 17 (13.71%) CISM
7 15 (12.10%) GIAC
8 14 (11.29%) CREST Certified
9 13 (10.48%) CISA
9 13 (10.48%) GPEN
10 11 (8.87%) Degree
11 8 (6.45%) SANS
12 7 (5.65%) GCFA
13 5 (4.03%) IISP
14 4 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (3.23%) GSEC
15 3 (2.42%) MCSE
15 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (1.61%) CCNP
16 2 (1.61%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.65%) SSAE 16
4 3 (2.42%) SLA
5 1 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.81%) GPG13
5 1 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (11.29%) vSphere
2 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.61%) Xen
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 40 (32.26%) Nessus
2 18 (14.52%) Nmap
3 14 (11.29%) vMotion
4 11 (8.87%) OpenVAS
5 9 (7.26%) SCCM
6 7 (5.65%) logstash
6 7 (5.65%) WMI
7 3 (2.42%) Ansible
7 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.42%) Puppet
8 2 (1.61%) Nagios
8 2 (1.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (16.13%) Cisco
2 19 (15.32%) Qualys
3 18 (14.52%) VMware
4 16 (12.90%) Splunk
5 10 (8.06%) ArcSight
6 8 (6.45%) Coverity
7 7 (5.65%) Sophos
8 5 (4.03%) Citrix
9 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.61%) AlienVault
10 2 (1.61%) Google
10 2 (1.61%) HP
10 2 (1.61%) Huawei
10 2 (1.61%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.61%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.81%) NetApp
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle
11 1 (0.81%) SAP
11 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
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