Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 324 355
Rank change year-on-year +28 +31 -18
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 20 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 12
South West median annual salary £41,985 £55,000 £66,453
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.66% -17.23% +72.61%
10th Percentile £29,825 £54,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £78,185
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% +7.32%

Vulnerability Management 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 9149 9655 10558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.57% 88.86% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7532 8042 8867
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 Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in the South West

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in the South West

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in the South West

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bristol - 11 £42,500 - 1
Somerset - 5 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +29 3 £26,500 - 1
Cornwall - 1 £48,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (60.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
5 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (45.00%) Firewall
6 9 (45.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) SIEM
8 6 (30.00%) GDPR
8 6 (30.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 6 (30.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (30.00%) VPN
8 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
9 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (20.00%) Degree
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
10 4 (20.00%) CISSP
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter

Vulnerability Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security
3 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (10.00%) Skype
5 1 (5.00%) 3G
5 1 (5.00%) 4G
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) LTE
5 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) WPA
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Information Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 9 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (40.00%) SIEM
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 4 (20.00%) Web Filtering
7 2 (10.00%) Compliance Management
7 2 (10.00%) Content Management
7 2 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Security Management
7 2 (10.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 6 (30.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (30.00%) GDPR
4 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (5.00%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) EnCase
2 1 (5.00%) FTK
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) CyberArk
2 2 (10.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (10.00%) Intel
2 2 (10.00%) Lotus
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec