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

Vulnerability Management
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 241 209
Rank change year-on-year +54 -32  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 20 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.097% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.11% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Median salary £48,500 £55,000 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.81% +66.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.28% +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 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 Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in the West Midlands

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in the West Midlands

Vulnerability Management
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 Management 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 +20 10 £36,250 -44.23%
Coventry - 4 £49,500 -
Warwickshire +29 3 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £50,000 - 1
Vulnerability Management
England

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

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

1 46 (88.46%) Firewall
2 41 (78.85%) SIEM
3 24 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (40.38%) CISSP
5 20 (38.46%) Presales
6 19 (36.54%) CISM
6 19 (36.54%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (32.69%) IBM
7 17 (32.69%) QRadar
8 16 (30.77%) GPG13
8 16 (30.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 16 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 16 (30.77%) Cyber Essentials
8 16 (30.77%) Information Security
9 15 (28.85%) Reverse Engineering
9 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
9 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (28.85%) CCNP
9 15 (28.85%) Customer Requirements
9 15 (28.85%) Malware Analysis
10 14 (26.92%) Network Security
10 14 (26.92%) PCI DSS
11 13 (25.00%) Windows
12 12 (23.08%) Unix
12 12 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 11 (21.15%) CCNA
13 11 (21.15%) GIAC
13 11 (21.15%) GCIA
13 11 (21.15%) GCIH
13 11 (21.15%) Intrusion Detection

Vulnerability Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (88.46%) Firewall
2 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
3 14 (26.92%) Network Security
4 11 (21.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.69%) LAN
5 4 (7.69%) VPN
5 4 (7.69%) WAN
5 4 (7.69%) Wireless
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.77%) Internet
6 3 (5.77%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.85%) SSL
8 1 (1.92%) DHCP
8 1 (1.92%) DNS
8 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.92%) HTTP
8 1 (1.92%) S/MIME
8 1 (1.92%) SNMP
8 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Big Data
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Analyst
1 16 (30.77%) Consultant
2 15 (28.85%) SIEM Consultant
3 13 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) IT Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) IT Security Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Security Operations Specialist
5 9 (17.31%) Security Specialist
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Tester
7 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.77%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) OAuth
1 1 (1.92%) OpenID
1 1 (1.92%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.92%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 9 (17.31%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.92%) SCADA
7 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) SIEM
2 24 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (38.46%) Presales
4 19 (36.54%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (30.77%) Information Security
5 16 (30.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 15 (28.85%) Customer Requirements
6 15 (28.85%) Malware Analysis
6 15 (28.85%) Reverse Engineering
7 12 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 10 (19.23%) DDoS Mitigation
8 10 (19.23%) Security Operations
8 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (17.31%) Change Control
9 9 (17.31%) Risk Management
10 8 (15.38%) Threat Detection
11 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
11 5 (9.62%) Protective Monitoring
12 4 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (7.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) Java
1 3 (5.77%) Perl
1 3 (5.77%) Python
1 3 (5.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) CISSP
2 19 (36.54%) CISM
3 15 (28.85%) CCNP
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (21.15%) CCNA
4 11 (21.15%) GCIA
4 11 (21.15%) GCIH
4 11 (21.15%) GIAC
5 9 (17.31%) SANS
6 8 (15.38%) CEH
6 8 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.77%) CREST Certified
8 3 (5.77%) Degree
8 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.77%) GREM
8 3 (5.77%) MCP
8 3 (5.77%) MCSE
8 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) Cyber Essentials
1 16 (30.77%) GPG13
2 14 (26.92%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.92%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Snort
2 1 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) QRadar
2 3 (5.77%) Nessus
2 3 (5.77%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) IBM
2 9 (17.31%) Cisco
3 6 (11.54%) ArcSight
3 6 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 5 (9.62%) LogRhythm
4 5 (9.62%) Palo Alto
4 5 (9.62%) Qualys
4 5 (9.62%) Rapid7
4 5 (9.62%) Splunk
5 4 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.85%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.85%) Juniper
7 2 (3.85%) Symantec
7 2 (3.85%) Tufin
8 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.92%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.92%) F5
8 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago