The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Assessment
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 250 260
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 10 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 15
Median salary - £55,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4905 5751 6703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.88% 88.27% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4295 4775 5376
Median salary £44,031 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire +13 5 - - 1
South Yorkshire +10 3 - -
North Yorkshire +7 2 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 23 (65.71%) Finance
1 23 (65.71%) Information Security
2 20 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (51.43%) Degree
4 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
5 15 (42.86%) Social Engineering
5 15 (42.86%) Network Packet Capture
5 15 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 13 (37.14%) CISSP
7 13 (37.14%) PCI DSS
8 12 (34.29%) CHECK Team Leader
8 12 (34.29%) CISM
8 12 (34.29%) Firewall
9 10 (28.57%) Mainframe
9 10 (28.57%) TOGAF
9 10 (28.57%) Security Architecture
10 9 (25.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (25.71%) CREST Certified
10 9 (25.71%) Windows
11 8 (22.86%) Network Security
11 8 (22.86%) Virtual Team
12 7 (20.00%) Internet
13 6 (17.14%) Security Management
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) Matrix Management
14 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
14 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 5 (14.29%) Microsoft

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) Network Security
3 7 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (8.57%) HTTP
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless
5 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.86%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Burp Suite
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Penetration Tester
1 8 (22.86%) Tester
2 7 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Security Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Ethical Hacker
5 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Security Penetration Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Security Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Information Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Information Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Penetration Test Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
2 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 8 (22.86%) Virtual Team
4 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.57%) CESG
6 1 (2.86%) iPad
6 1 (2.86%) iPhone
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) AIX
3 4 (11.43%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Information Security
2 20 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (42.86%) Network Packet Capture
3 15 (42.86%) Social Engineering
4 10 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 10 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (25.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (17.14%) Matrix Management
6 6 (17.14%) Security Management
7 5 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 5 (14.29%) SIEM
7 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (11.43%) Cryptography
8 4 (11.43%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (11.43%) ISMS
8 4 (11.43%) OWASP
8 4 (11.43%) Remediation Plan
8 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
1 4 (11.43%) C#
1 4 (11.43%) C++
1 4 (11.43%) Java
1 4 (11.43%) PHP
1 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
3 13 (37.14%) CISSP
4 12 (34.29%) CHECK Team Leader
4 12 (34.29%) CISM
5 9 (25.71%) CREST Certified
6 4 (11.43%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) CISA
8 1 (2.86%) CEH
8 1 (2.86%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (37.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 2 (5.71%) Nessus
1 2 (5.71%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parker Solutions Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago