Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 329 325
Rank change year-on-year +33 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 43 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 32
South West median annual salary £55,250 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.50% -13.04% +49.35%
10th Percentile £31,900 £41,500 £42,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,838 £68,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £58,145 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% +1.12% +9.52%

Vulnerability Assessment is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9197 9695 10518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.52% 88.86% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7565 8071 8839
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Vulnerability Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the South West

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the South West

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Assessment in the South West

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +9 8 £56,500 -2.83% 2
Bristol -24 8 £49,750 -4.33%
Devon +19 5 £75,000 +66.67% 1
Somerset - 5 - -
Cornwall - 3 £32,000 -
Gloucestershire +30 2 £30,000 -35.14%
Vulnerability Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
2 18 (41.86%) Firewall
3 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
3 14 (32.56%) DV Cleared
4 13 (30.23%) Network Security
4 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
4 13 (30.23%) ITIL
5 11 (25.58%) Information Security
5 11 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (23.26%) Security Architecture
7 9 (20.93%) Internal Audit
7 9 (20.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 9 (20.93%) Security Operations
7 9 (20.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
7 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (16.28%) Network Design
8 7 (16.28%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
9 6 (13.95%) Computer Forensics
9 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
9 6 (13.95%) Wireless
9 6 (13.95%) CISSP
10 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.63%) Finance
10 5 (11.63%) GIAC
10 5 (11.63%) GCIA

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) Firewall
2 13 (30.23%) Network Security
3 9 (20.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (13.95%) Wireless
5 4 (9.30%) DHCP
5 4 (9.30%) DNS
6 3 (6.98%) LAN
6 3 (6.98%) VLAN
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
6 3 (6.98%) VPN
6 3 (6.98%) WAN
6 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Big Data
1 5 (11.63%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Automotive
3 3 (6.98%) Military
4 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Analyst
2 17 (39.53%) Security Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Data Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Data Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (6.98%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.33%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) Information Security
3 10 (23.26%) Security Architecture
4 9 (20.93%) Internal Audit
4 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.93%) Security Operations
5 7 (16.28%) Network Design
6 6 (13.95%) Computer Forensics
6 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
7 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Data Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.63%) Data Privacy
7 5 (11.63%) IT Strategy
7 5 (11.63%) Machine Learning
8 4 (9.30%) Information Assurance
8 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
1 1 (2.33%) Python
1 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) DV Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) CISSP
4 5 (11.63%) GCIA
4 5 (11.63%) GIAC
4 5 (11.63%) GSEC
4 5 (11.63%) SANS
5 4 (9.30%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (6.98%) CCNA
6 3 (6.98%) CCNP
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.65%) Degree
8 1 (2.33%) CISA
8 1 (2.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.63%) RMADS
3 4 (9.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Snort
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (16.28%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 5 (11.63%) EnCase
3 5 (11.63%) Suricata
4 4 (9.30%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 4 (9.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) Dell
2 3 (6.98%) Meraki
2 3 (6.98%) NETGEAR
2 3 (6.98%) Siemens
2 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
2 3 (6.98%) SonicWALL
3 2 (4.65%) ArcSight