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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 239 245
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.038% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.043% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £26,500 - £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +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 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 4780 4623 5225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.24% 88.26% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3880 4372
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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
Gloucestershire +4 3 £26,500 -
Somerset - 3 - -
Bristol - 1 £55,000 -
Vulnerability Management
England

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

1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
1 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (40.00%) OWASP
1 6 (40.00%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) SIEM
2 5 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (33.33%) IT Audit
2 5 (33.33%) COBIT
2 5 (33.33%) CISA
2 5 (33.33%) CISM
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Office 365
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (20.00%) Skype
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Fat Client

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 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Regular Expression
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
1 6 (40.00%) OWASP
1 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) IT Audit
2 5 (33.33%) SIEM
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Database Security
6 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISA
1 5 (33.33%) CISM
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
1 5 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) GCIA
2 1 (6.67%) GCIH
2 1 (6.67%) GIAC
2 1 (6.67%) GREM
2 1 (6.67%) SANS
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (6.67%) GPG13
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) Intel
2 3 (20.00%) Lotus
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Crossbeam
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk