The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 583 606 565
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -41
Contract jobs citing Nessus 46 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.076% 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.84% 0.85% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 16
Median daily rate £491 £500 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £488 £375
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Nessus
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5481 4682 4330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.08% 8.85% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3555 2894 2543
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 140 150
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.36 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £31.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Nessus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in England

Nessus
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nessus across the England region.

Nessus Daily Rate Trend in England

Nessus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nessus across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Nessus Daily Rate Histogram in England

Nessus
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nessus across the England region.

Nessus Hourly Rate Trend in England

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 17 £498 -0.50% 7
South East +15 9 £450 +5.88% 8
East of England +26 7 £525 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire +8 7 £408 +35.83%
South West +7 5 £500 -16.66% 1
North West - 1 £550 - 2
Nessus
UK

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Nessus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 46 (60.53%) Firewall
2 41 (53.95%) SIEM
3 32 (42.11%) Information Security
4 30 (39.47%) Cisco
5 29 (38.16%) TCP/IP
6 23 (30.26%) PCI DSS
6 23 (30.26%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (28.95%) LAN
7 22 (28.95%) WAN
8 21 (27.63%) Windows
8 21 (27.63%) Nmap
8 21 (27.63%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (25.00%) Linux
9 19 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 19 (25.00%) Security Operations
10 18 (23.68%) Security Cleared
10 18 (23.68%) Metasploit
10 18 (23.68%) SC Cleared
11 17 (22.37%) ArcSight
11 17 (22.37%) Splunk
11 17 (22.37%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (22.37%) CISSP
12 16 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (21.05%) Network Security
12 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (19.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (19.74%) vSphere
13 15 (19.74%) Intrusion Detection

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (5.26%) Confluence
2 3 (3.95%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.95%) SAS
2 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (3.95%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (3.95%) GitHub
2 3 (3.95%) Mimecast
2 3 (3.95%) Route 53
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (60.53%) Firewall
2 29 (38.16%) TCP/IP
3 23 (30.26%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (28.95%) LAN
4 22 (28.95%) WAN
5 16 (21.05%) Network Security
6 15 (19.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (17.11%) HTTP
8 10 (13.16%) Wireshark
9 7 (9.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (9.21%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (9.21%) tcpdump
10 6 (7.89%) BGP
10 6 (7.89%) OSPF
11 4 (5.26%) VPN
11 4 (5.26%) Wireless
12 3 (3.95%) Internet
12 3 (3.95%) OpenVPN
13 2 (2.63%) 3G
13 2 (2.63%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (3.95%) Apache Hive
2 3 (3.95%) DataStax
2 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.95%) MySQL
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (3.95%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Metasploit
2 6 (7.89%) AppScan
3 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.26%) JIRA
4 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.95%) GitLab
5 1 (1.32%) Ant
5 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.32%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Liquibase
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
5 1 (1.32%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Advertising
2 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Billing
3 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Analyst
1 21 (27.63%) Consultant
2 17 (22.37%) Security Consultant
3 12 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Security Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) SOC Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Security Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 4 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Operational Security Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Security Operations Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Security Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Security Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.74%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.89%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (6.58%) PKI
4 5 (6.58%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.95%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.32%) CESG
6 1 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Windows
2 19 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) Unix
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.63%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.95%) SIEM
2 32 (42.11%) Information Security
3 21 (27.63%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 19 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 17 (22.37%) Vulnerability Management
6 16 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
6 16 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (18.42%) Identity Access Management
8 11 (14.47%) Patch Management
9 8 (10.53%) Use Case
10 7 (9.21%) Anomaly Detection
10 7 (9.21%) ITIL
10 7 (9.21%) Load Balancing
10 7 (9.21%) Threat Management
11 6 (7.89%) Information Management
11 6 (7.89%) Network Management
11 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (6.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) Java
2 9 (11.84%) Python
3 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.95%) C
4 3 (3.95%) C#
4 3 (3.95%) C++
4 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.95%) Perl
4 3 (3.95%) Ruby
4 3 (3.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) SC Cleared
1 18 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.37%) CISSP
3 10 (13.16%) CCNP
3 10 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.21%) CISM
6 6 (7.89%) CEH
7 5 (6.58%) CRISC
8 4 (5.26%) BC Cleared
8 4 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (5.26%) GIAC
9 3 (3.95%) CISA
9 3 (3.95%) GCIA
9 3 (3.95%) GCIH
10 2 (2.63%) CREST Certified
10 2 (2.63%) Degree
10 2 (2.63%) GCED
10 2 (2.63%) GSEC
10 2 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (30.26%) PCI DSS
2 13 (17.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (14.47%) RMADS
4 1 (1.32%) COBIT
4 1 (1.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (19.74%) vSphere
2 5 (6.58%) Snort
3 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.63%) Squid
4 2 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (1.32%) Docker
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (27.63%) Nmap
2 15 (19.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (10.53%) QRadar
4 7 (9.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (5.26%) Puppet
6 3 (3.95%) Nexpose
6 3 (3.95%) Oozie
6 3 (3.95%) Rundeck
7 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.32%) Ansible
8 1 (1.32%) EnCase
8 1 (1.32%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.32%) HP Fortify
8 1 (1.32%) logstash
8 1 (1.32%) OpenVAS
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.32%) SCCM
8 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (39.47%) Cisco
2 17 (22.37%) ArcSight
2 17 (22.37%) Splunk
3 15 (19.74%) VMware
4 13 (17.11%) AlienVault
4 13 (17.11%) CheckPoint
4 13 (17.11%) Qualys
5 11 (14.47%) LogRhythm
6 9 (11.84%) Fortinet
6 9 (11.84%) Tripwire
7 8 (10.53%) LogLogic
8 7 (9.21%) Citrix
8 7 (9.21%) Juniper
9 6 (7.89%) F5
10 5 (6.58%) IBM
10 5 (6.58%) Intel Security
11 4 (5.26%) HP
11 4 (5.26%) Oracle
11 4 (5.26%) Rapid7
11 4 (5.26%) Veracode
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