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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
England / South West
Rank 224 211 228
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 14 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.28% 0.71% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.81% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 1
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4583 5217 5244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.11% 88.77% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3782 4256 4361
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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
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 3 months to 25 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
Bristol -2 11 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Wiltshire - 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire -14 1 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 16 (84.21%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 12 (63.16%) SIEM
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) DHCP
4 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
4 10 (52.63%) UML
4 10 (52.63%) TOGAF
4 10 (52.63%) Computer Forensics
4 10 (52.63%) MODAF
4 10 (52.63%) SysML
4 10 (52.63%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (36.84%) Aerospace
6 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (31.58%) Security Architecture
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) CISSP
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Metasploit
9 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (15.79%) CEH
10 3 (15.79%) CESG
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) Nessus
10 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Social Engineering
10 3 (15.79%) OSCP

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related 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 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) DHCP
2 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) FTP
3 2 (10.53%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (36.84%) Aerospace
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
2 10 (52.63%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Security Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Chief Information Officer
6 1 (5.26%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 1 (5.26%) Chief Security Officer
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (5.26%) IoT Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Officer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Kali Linux
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (63.16%) SIEM
3 10 (52.63%) Computer Forensics
3 10 (52.63%) MODAF
3 10 (52.63%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 10 (52.63%) SysML
3 10 (52.63%) TOGAF
3 10 (52.63%) UML
4 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (31.58%) Security Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.79%) Social Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
8 2 (10.53%) Information Security
8 2 (10.53%) Workflow
9 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 1 (5.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CISSP
2 3 (15.79%) CEH
2 3 (15.79%) CHECK Team Leader
2 3 (15.79%) CREST Certified
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) OSCP
2 3 (15.79%) SANS
3 1 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.26%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GPG13
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nessus
2 2 (10.53%) QRadar
2 2 (10.53%) RSA Archer
3 1 (5.26%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
2 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
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