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

Vulnerability Management
England / South West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 245 238
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 9 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -27.65%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.80% +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 4541 5210 5315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.15% 88.74% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3743 4261 4424
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 £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 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
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 27 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
Dorset - 5 £60,000 - 1
Wiltshire +14 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire +3 1 £55,000 -
Bristol -4 1 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Somerset -9 1 - - 1
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 11 (57.89%) CISA
2 11 (57.89%) CISSP
2 11 (57.89%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (57.89%) OWASP
3 9 (47.37%) CISM
3 9 (47.37%) Information Security
4 8 (42.11%) Security+ Certification
4 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (42.11%) COBIT
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (42.11%) SDLC
4 8 (42.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (42.11%) IT Audit
5 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
6 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
8 3 (15.79%) SIEM
8 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (15.79%) SANS
9 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
9 2 (10.53%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Nessus
9 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Security Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) IT Security Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Monitoring Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 11 (57.89%) OWASP
2 11 (57.89%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Information Security
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (42.11%) IT Audit
4 8 (42.11%) SDLC
5 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
6 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (15.79%) SIEM
8 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (10.53%) Change Management
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
9 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 2 (10.53%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CISA
1 11 (57.89%) CISSP
2 9 (47.37%) CISM
3 8 (42.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (42.11%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (15.79%) SANS
5 1 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (5.26%) CLAS
5 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
5 1 (5.26%) CRISC
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) GCIA
5 1 (5.26%) GCIH
5 1 (5.26%) GIAC
5 1 (5.26%) GREM
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) COBIT
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
2 1 (5.26%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
1 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco
1 1 (5.26%) Crossbeam
1 1 (5.26%) F5
1 1 (5.26%) Juniper
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
1 1 (5.26%) Splunk
1 1 (5.26%) VMware
Bristol
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
Clarks
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago