The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 234 207
Rank change year-on-year +36 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 9 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.21% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 5
Median salary £47,500 £58,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.80% +1.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £50,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,950 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.52%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4292 5449 4295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.00% 88.26% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3504 4384 3593
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in the West Midlands

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham +16 6 £48,750 -15.21% 2
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) CCSA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 4 (28.57%) CCSE
3 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) Meraki
3 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) CISSP
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 2 (14.29%) Retail

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Information Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Source Code Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) CCSA
1 4 (28.57%) CCSE
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) CEH
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (14.29%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
1 4 (28.57%) Meraki
1 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
1 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
2 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 2 (14.29%) Qualys
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago