Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Scanning
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 254 302
Rank change year-on-year +12 +48 -9
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Scanning 13 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.33% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.36% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 7
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £25,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.00% -20.63% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,925 £21,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,825 £42,500 £47,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.89% -1.33% +7.14%

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 6192 6879 8293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.38% 91.03% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5224 5874 6709
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 +12 12 £45,000 +81.82% 4
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
Vulnerability Scanning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Scanning 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 Scanning.

1 10 (76.92%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Network Security
2 9 (69.23%) Security Operations
3 8 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) CISSP
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) Wireless
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (53.85%) SIEM
4 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
5 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
5 6 (46.15%) VLAN
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) HTTP
5 6 (46.15%) CISA
5 6 (46.15%) CISM
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (38.46%) Network Design
6 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (38.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (30.77%) ISO 31000
7 4 (30.77%) Patch Management

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 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) IaaS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Network Security
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) HTTP
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Wireless Security
7 3 (23.08%) DWDM
7 3 (23.08%) HTTPS
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) IPsec
7 3 (23.08%) MPLS
7 3 (23.08%) SMTP
7 3 (23.08%) SNMP
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) VPLS
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Security Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) IT Security Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
4 2 (15.38%) Head of IT Security
4 2 (15.38%) Head of Security
4 2 (15.38%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SOC Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Security Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (23.08%) PKI
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Security Operations
3 8 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) SIEM
4 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (38.46%) Network Design
5 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
7 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (23.08%) Social Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Threat Intelligence
8 2 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (15.38%) Digital Forensics
8 2 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
8 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
8 2 (15.38%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
3 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (23.08%) GIAC
3 3 (23.08%) SANS
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CRISC
5 1 (7.69%) HNC
5 1 (7.69%) HND
5 1 (7.69%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
2 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (30.77%) ISO 31000
4 3 (23.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (15.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nessus
2 2 (15.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) Qualys
3 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (15.38%) CyberArk
4 2 (15.38%) FireEye
4 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee
5 1 (7.69%) F5