The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 202 213
Rank change year-on-year +28 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Median salary - £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.47%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3266 3979 4547
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 90.40% 89.48% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 3278 3583
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in West Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Leeds +26 7 - - 1
Vulnerability Assessment
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 17 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (94.12%) Degree
3 15 (88.24%) Social Engineering
3 15 (88.24%) Network Packet Capture
4 13 (76.47%) Finance
5 12 (70.59%) CHECK Team Leader
6 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (47.06%) CREST Certified
7 5 (29.41%) Information Security
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 4 (23.53%) C
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) C++
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) PHP
8 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
8 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (23.53%) CHECK Team Member
8 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Remediation Plan
9 3 (17.65%) Network Security
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Science

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Burp Suite
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Penetration Tester
1 8 (47.06%) Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacker
2 4 (23.53%) Security Penetration Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Security Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) CESG
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Kali Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (88.24%) Network Packet Capture
2 15 (88.24%) Social Engineering
3 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
5 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Remediation Plan
5 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Disk Encryption
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) Records Management
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) C++
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) PHP
1 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (94.12%) Degree
3 12 (70.59%) CHECK Team Leader
4 8 (47.06%) CREST Certified
5 4 (23.53%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) CEH
6 1 (5.88%) OSCP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parker Solutions Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago