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

Vulnerability Management
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 353 422
Rank change year-on-year -3 +69  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 40 87 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.54% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 61 50
Median salary £44,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +18.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £52,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -11.90% +12.90%  

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 12711 16005 18201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.87% 86.64% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10500 13457 14604
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 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
Berkshire +22 14 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Surrey +20 10 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Kent +13 6 £63,750 +8.05% 1
West Sussex +7 5 £40,000 -28.88%
East Sussex +11 4 £44,000 -37.14%
Hampshire +8 1 £72,500 +38.09% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 1 - -
Vulnerability Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 56 (63.64%) CISSP
2 52 (59.09%) Information Security
3 51 (57.95%) Security Operations
4 46 (52.27%) SIEM
5 41 (46.59%) Firewall
6 40 (45.45%) PCI DSS
7 38 (43.18%) CISM
8 29 (32.95%) Windows
9 28 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
10 27 (30.68%) ITIL
11 26 (29.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 22 (25.00%) Finance
13 20 (22.73%) Degree
14 19 (21.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (21.59%) Risk Management
14 19 (21.59%) Security Management
15 18 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (19.32%) Linux
17 16 (18.18%) Active Directory
17 16 (18.18%) CEH
18 15 (17.05%) Intrusion Detection
18 15 (17.05%) Network Security
18 15 (17.05%) Management Information System
19 14 (15.91%) CISA
19 14 (15.91%) TCP/IP
20 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (14.77%) Computer Science
20 13 (14.77%) Computer Science Degree
21 12 (13.64%) Security Monitoring
21 12 (13.64%) Cyber Attack

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 3 (3.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.14%) OpenDNS
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (46.59%) Firewall
2 15 (17.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (17.05%) Network Security
3 14 (15.91%) TCP/IP
4 11 (12.50%) HTTP
5 10 (11.36%) HTTPS
6 6 (6.82%) LAN
6 6 (6.82%) WAN
7 5 (5.68%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (4.55%) VPN
9 3 (3.41%) SSL
10 2 (2.27%) DHCP
10 2 (2.27%) DNS
10 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.27%) MPLS
10 2 (2.27%) SNMP
10 2 (2.27%) VLAN
10 2 (2.27%) WLAN
11 1 (1.14%) SSH
11 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Dutch Language
2 9 (10.23%) French Language
2 9 (10.23%) German Language
2 9 (10.23%) Italian Language
2 9 (10.23%) Spanish Language
3 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.55%) Digital Economy
5 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (48.86%) Analyst
2 38 (43.18%) Security Analyst
3 19 (21.59%) SOC Analyst
4 15 (17.05%) IT Analyst
4 15 (17.05%) IT Security Analyst
4 15 (17.05%) Operations Analyst
4 15 (17.05%) Security Operations Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) IT Operations Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Consultant
7 7 (7.95%) Security Consultant
7 7 (7.95%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Information Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.77%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.64%) Cyber Attack
4 11 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 10 (11.36%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 10 (11.36%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (10.23%) PKI
7 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.41%) CESG
9 2 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Windows
2 17 (19.32%) Linux
3 10 (11.36%) Unix
4 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) AIX
6 1 (1.14%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) VMS
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.09%) Information Security
2 51 (57.95%) Security Operations
3 46 (52.27%) SIEM
4 28 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (30.68%) ITIL
6 19 (21.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (21.59%) Risk Management
6 19 (21.59%) Security Management
7 18 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (13.64%) Security Monitoring
9 11 (12.50%) Analytics
9 11 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
9 11 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 11 (12.50%) Project Management
9 11 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (11.36%) Dashboard Development
10 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.23%) Ethical Hacking
11 9 (10.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (1.14%) C
2 1 (1.14%) C#
2 1 (1.14%) C++
2 1 (1.14%) Java
2 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (63.64%) CISSP
2 38 (43.18%) CISM
3 20 (22.73%) Degree
4 16 (18.18%) CEH
5 14 (15.91%) CISA
6 13 (14.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (12.50%) SANS
8 7 (7.95%) CRISC
9 6 (6.82%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (6.82%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (5.68%) CGEIT
11 2 (2.27%) GCIH
11 2 (2.27%) GIAC
11 2 (2.27%) IISP
11 2 (2.27%) PCI QSA
12 1 (1.14%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.14%) CREST Certified
12 1 (1.14%) GCIA
12 1 (1.14%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 26 (29.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (6.82%) COBIT
4 4 (4.55%) SSAE 16
5 1 (1.14%) COSO
5 1 (1.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.14%) SAS 70
5 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.14%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Nessus
2 2 (2.27%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (1.14%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.14%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.14%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.14%) QRadar
3 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Cisco
3 5 (5.68%) VMware
4 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.55%) Splunk
5 3 (3.41%) Fortinet
5 3 (3.41%) LogRhythm
5 3 (3.41%) Palo Alto
5 3 (3.41%) Rapid7
6 2 (2.27%) Progress
6 2 (2.27%) Qualys
7 1 (1.14%) CA
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix
7 1 (1.14%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) IBM
7 1 (1.14%) Juniper
7 1 (1.14%) Remedy
7 1 (1.14%) Symantec
7 1 (1.14%) TOWER Software
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