Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Vulnerability Scanning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Scanning over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Scanning
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 251 271
Rank change year-on-year +46 +20 +26
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Scanning 22 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 6
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +45.16% -16.22%
10th Percentile £40,750 £27,400 £21,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,250 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +6.67%

Vulnerability Scanning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,017 6,118 7,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.80% 93.69% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4,153 5,169 6,106
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

Vulnerability Scanning
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Vulnerability Scanning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Scanning in West Yorkshire

Vulnerability Scanning
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Scanning in West Yorkshire

Vulnerability Scanning
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Scanning in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Scanning in West Yorkshire

Vulnerability Scanning
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 Scanning within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +44 22 £50,000 +47.06% 5
Vulnerability Scanning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Scanning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Scanning.

1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
1 19 (86.36%) Network Security
1 19 (86.36%) Security Operations
2 16 (72.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 16 (72.73%) PCI DSS
3 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Wireless
5 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
5 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (27.27%) VPN
6 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) VLAN
7 5 (22.73%) VPLS
7 5 (22.73%) Network Design
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 5 (22.73%) IPsec
7 5 (22.73%) SIEM
8 4 (18.18%) Office 365
8 4 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
8 4 (18.18%) Security Patching
8 4 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
8 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (18.18%) Threat Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) Juniper
8 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 4 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (18.18%) DWDM

Vulnerability Scanning
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
1 19 (86.36%) Network Security
2 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) Wireless
3 6 (27.27%) VLAN
3 6 (27.27%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) IPsec
4 5 (22.73%) VPLS
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) DWDM
5 4 (18.18%) HTTP
5 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
5 4 (18.18%) VoIP
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) Wireless Security
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) SMS
6 1 (4.55%) WAAS
6 1 (4.55%) WLAN
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Security Specialist
2 11 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 11 (50.00%) Network Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) IT Security Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Security Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Security Operations
2 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Network Design
5 5 (22.73%) SIEM
6 4 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (18.18%) Security Patching
6 4 (18.18%) Threat Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (9.09%) Email Filtering
8 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (9.09%) Presales
8 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (9.09%) Web Filtering
9 1 (4.55%) Principle of Least Privilege
9 1 (4.55%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCIE
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) CEH
2 2 (9.09%) CISSP
2 2 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ECSA
2 2 (9.09%) GCIA
2 2 (9.09%) GCIH
2 2 (9.09%) GIAC
2 2 (9.09%) GSEC
2 2 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) PCI DSS
2 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 4 (18.18%) Juniper
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Qualys
2 4 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (9.09%) AlienVault
3 2 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (9.09%) Gemalto
3 2 (9.09%) Imperva
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec
3 2 (9.09%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk