The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 382 409
Rank change year-on-year +34 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 45 72 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 33
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.79% +8.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,500 £65,800
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 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 12908 17089 17920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.15% 87.13% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10598 14389 14289
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £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 Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in the South East

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in the South East

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Buckinghamshire +22 10 £55,000 +10.00%
Hampshire +20 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Kent +28 8 £60,000 +16.50%
East Sussex +5 8 £56,250 -19.64%
Surrey +41 6 £45,000 -3.74% 2
Berkshire +26 6 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Oxfordshire +3 5 £40,500 -32.50%
M4 Corridor - 1 £40,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 67 (62.62%) SIEM
2 63 (58.88%) Security Operations
3 61 (57.01%) ITIL
3 61 (57.01%) Information Security
4 50 (46.73%) PCI DSS
5 47 (43.93%) Penetration Testing
6 45 (42.06%) Risk Management
7 43 (40.19%) Firewall
7 43 (40.19%) CISSP
8 42 (39.25%) Finance
9 35 (32.71%) Windows
10 34 (31.78%) CISM
11 33 (30.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 32 (29.91%) Active Directory
13 29 (27.10%) Project Management
13 29 (27.10%) TCP/IP
14 28 (26.17%) Technical Architecture
15 26 (24.30%) Data Centre
15 26 (24.30%) Security Management
16 25 (23.36%) GIAC
16 25 (23.36%) GCIH
17 24 (22.43%) GAP Analysis
17 24 (22.43%) Change Management
17 24 (22.43%) Information Assurance
17 24 (22.43%) Network Security
18 23 (21.50%) B2B
19 22 (20.56%) Management Information System
19 22 (20.56%) Line Management
20 21 (19.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
21 20 (18.69%) Cybersecurity

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring 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 16 (14.95%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (40.19%) Firewall
2 29 (27.10%) TCP/IP
3 24 (22.43%) Network Security
4 17 (15.89%) HTTP
5 16 (14.95%) HTTPS
6 14 (13.08%) DNS
7 13 (12.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (12.15%) LAN
7 13 (12.15%) SSL
7 13 (12.15%) WAN
8 12 (11.21%) DHCP
8 12 (11.21%) Ethernet
8 12 (11.21%) MPLS
8 12 (11.21%) SNMP
9 11 (10.28%) ADSL
9 11 (10.28%) ICMP
9 11 (10.28%) IPsec
9 11 (10.28%) ISDN
9 11 (10.28%) PSTN
9 11 (10.28%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 42 (39.25%) Finance
2 15 (14.02%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.35%) French Language
3 10 (9.35%) German Language
3 10 (9.35%) Spanish Language
4 9 (8.41%) Dutch Language
4 9 (8.41%) Italian Language
5 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (46.73%) Analyst
2 43 (40.19%) Security Analyst
3 21 (19.63%) IT Analyst
3 21 (19.63%) IT Security Analyst
4 15 (14.02%) SOC Analyst
5 13 (12.15%) Administrator
5 13 (12.15%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 13 (12.15%) Windows Administrator
6 12 (11.21%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (11.21%) Senior Security Analyst
7 11 (10.28%) Network Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 8 (7.48%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (7.48%) Security Operations Analyst
9 8 (7.48%) SIEM Analyst
10 7 (6.54%) Information Analyst
10 7 (6.54%) Information Security Analyst
11 6 (5.61%) IT Operations Analyst
12 5 (4.67%) Consultant
12 5 (4.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.93%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.30%) Data Centre
2 22 (20.56%) Management Information System
3 17 (15.89%) Cyber Attack
4 13 (12.15%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (10.28%) Driving Licence
6 10 (9.35%) CESG
7 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
8 7 (6.54%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.74%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (3.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (2.80%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (1.87%) PKI
13 1 (0.93%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 35 (32.71%) Windows
2 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (7.48%) Linux
5 3 (2.80%) Unix
6 1 (0.93%) AIX
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.93%) Solaris
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (62.62%) SIEM
2 63 (58.88%) Security Operations
3 61 (57.01%) Information Security
3 61 (57.01%) ITIL
4 47 (43.93%) Penetration Testing
5 45 (42.06%) Risk Management
6 29 (27.10%) Project Management
7 28 (26.17%) Technical Architecture
8 26 (24.30%) Security Management
9 24 (22.43%) Change Management
9 24 (22.43%) GAP Analysis
9 24 (22.43%) Information Assurance
10 23 (21.50%) B2B
11 22 (20.56%) Line Management
12 21 (19.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 20 (18.69%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (17.76%) Security Monitoring
15 16 (14.95%) Kalman Filter
15 16 (14.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 15 (14.02%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.82%) SQL
2 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (40.19%) CISSP
2 34 (31.78%) CISM
3 25 (23.36%) GCIH
3 25 (23.36%) GIAC
4 17 (15.89%) CISA
5 16 (14.95%) SANS
6 15 (14.02%) CompTIA Security+
6 15 (14.02%) Security+ Certification
7 14 (13.08%) MCSE
7 14 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (12.15%) Degree
9 12 (11.21%) MCSA
10 6 (5.61%) CEH
11 3 (2.80%) GSEC
12 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.87%) CRISC
12 2 (1.87%) GCIA
13 1 (0.93%) GREM
13 1 (0.93%) ISSAP
13 1 (0.93%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (46.73%) PCI DSS
2 33 (30.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (14.02%) COBIT
4 2 (1.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.87%) SLA
5 1 (0.93%) COSO
5 1 (0.93%) SAS 70
System Software
1 32 (29.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.28%) Firmware
4 3 (2.80%) Snort
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) Nessus
2 13 (12.15%) WSUS
3 4 (3.74%) SCCM
4 2 (1.87%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.93%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.93%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.93%) Nmap
5 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.93%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) Cisco
2 13 (12.15%) Qualys
2 13 (12.15%) TOWER Software
2 13 (12.15%) VMware
3 4 (3.74%) Splunk
4 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.80%) Fortinet
4 3 (2.80%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.87%) Progress
5 2 (1.87%) Rapid7
5 2 (1.87%) Remedy
6 1 (0.93%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.93%) F5
6 1 (0.93%) Forcepoint
6 1 (0.93%) HP
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle
6 1 (0.93%) Symantec
6 1 (0.93%) Tufin
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago