The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 413 422 419
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Nessus 27 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.052% 0.078%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.00% 0.60% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
Median daily rate £450 £456 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +28.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £269 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £600 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Nessus
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2699 2008 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.77% 8.70% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1375 1445
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £293 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.97 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nessus
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Nessus Daily Rate Trend in London

Nessus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nessus across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Nessus Daily Rate Histogram in London

Nessus
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Nessus Hourly Rate Trend in London

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Croydon - 12 £470 -
City of London +14 2 - - 1
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 London region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 29 (80.56%) SIEM
2 28 (77.78%) Firewall
3 25 (69.44%) Cisco
4 24 (66.67%) VMware
4 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
6 19 (52.78%) LAN
6 19 (52.78%) WAN
6 19 (52.78%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (52.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 18 (50.00%) Security Operations
7 18 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
7 18 (50.00%) AlienVault
7 18 (50.00%) PCI DSS
7 18 (50.00%) vSphere
8 17 (47.22%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (47.22%) Vulnerability Management
8 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
9 16 (44.44%) RMADS
9 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
10 15 (41.67%) Patch Management
11 13 (36.11%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (30.56%) Windows
12 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
13 9 (25.00%) Unix
14 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
14 8 (22.22%) LogRhythm
14 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (19.44%) BPSS Clearance

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (77.78%) Firewall
2 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 19 (52.78%) LAN
3 19 (52.78%) WAN
4 17 (47.22%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (36.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security
6 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.56%) Wireless
8 1 (2.78%) DNS
8 1 (2.78%) HTTP
8 1 (2.78%) SMTP
8 1 (2.78%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) AppScan
2 1 (2.78%) Ant
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Liquibase
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) sqlmap
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Operational Security Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Operations Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) SIEM Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) SIEM
2 19 (52.78%) Kalman Filter
3 18 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 18 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 17 (47.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (41.67%) Patch Management
6 6 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Computer Security
7 5 (13.89%) Secure Coding
7 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (11.11%) Information Security
9 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.56%) Attack Monitoring
10 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) Python
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) BC Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) CISSP
4 2 (5.56%) CEH
5 1 (2.78%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (2.78%) CISM
5 1 (2.78%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) GCIA
5 1 (2.78%) GCIH
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) OSCE
5 1 (2.78%) OSCP
5 1 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (44.44%) RMADS
4 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (50.00%) vSphere
3 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) Snort
5 1 (2.78%) Docker
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (8.33%) Nmap
3 1 (2.78%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.78%) logstash
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Cisco
2 24 (66.67%) VMware
3 18 (50.00%) AlienVault
4 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 8 (22.22%) LogRhythm
5 6 (16.67%) Brocade
5 6 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 6 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 5 (13.89%) AppSense
6 5 (13.89%) Qualys
7 4 (11.11%) Splunk
8 3 (8.33%) ArcSight
9 2 (5.56%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.56%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.56%) Remedy
9 2 (5.56%) Tripwire
10 1 (2.78%) Adobe
10 1 (2.78%) Citrix
10 1 (2.78%) IBM
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