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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tenable Nessus
England / London
Rank 384 381 378
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Nessus 12 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.52% 1.30% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 14
Median daily rate £475 £455 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% +10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £361 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £455 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2286 1846 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.81% 8.99% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1633 1288 1245
Median daily rate £508 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 28
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +46.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.38%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 5 £551 -
City of London -5 2 £450 - 4
Hounslow - 1 - -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 38 (79.17%) Firewall
2 37 (77.08%) VMware
2 37 (77.08%) Cisco
2 37 (77.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (77.08%) SIEM
3 29 (60.42%) Security Cleared
4 28 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 28 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (56.25%) vSphere
6 25 (52.08%) AlienVault
6 25 (52.08%) PCI DSS
6 25 (52.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 24 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 24 (50.00%) LAN
7 24 (50.00%) WAN
7 24 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
7 24 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 24 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
8 23 (47.92%) Security Operations
9 21 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
9 21 (43.75%) Intrusion Detection
10 17 (35.42%) RMADS
10 17 (35.42%) Management Information System
11 16 (33.33%) Patch Management
12 14 (29.17%) Windows
13 13 (27.08%) SQL
13 13 (27.08%) Unix
13 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
14 12 (25.00%) CISSP
15 11 (22.92%) DV Cleared

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 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (79.17%) Firewall
2 28 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (50.00%) LAN
3 24 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (50.00%) WAN
4 21 (43.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (8.33%) SNMP
5 4 (8.33%) SSH
6 3 (6.25%) 802.11
6 3 (6.25%) ADSL
6 3 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 3 (6.25%) ICMP
6 3 (6.25%) IPsec
6 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.25%) L2TP
6 3 (6.25%) MPLS
6 3 (6.25%) NAS
6 3 (6.25%) Network Security
6 3 (6.25%) OSPF
6 3 (6.25%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Metasploit
2 3 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.17%) Burp Suite
4 1 (2.08%) Ant
4 1 (2.08%) AppScan
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (2.08%) JUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.08%) Maven
4 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.08%) sqlmap
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Security Manager
4 8 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Operational Security Manager
4 8 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Operations Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (8.33%) SIEM Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Tester
6 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) SIEM Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 3 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Management Information System
2 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) CESG
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Unix
3 6 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Kali Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.08%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) CentOS
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (77.08%) SIEM
2 24 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 24 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 23 (47.92%) Security Operations
4 21 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (33.33%) Patch Management
6 6 (12.50%) Change Control
6 6 (12.50%) Computer Security
6 6 (12.50%) Secure Coding
6 6 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.33%) Information Security
7 4 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.25%) Investment Management
8 3 (6.25%) Network Design
8 3 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) C#
3 9 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (60.42%) Security Cleared
2 28 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (25.00%) CISSP
4 11 (22.92%) DV Cleared
5 8 (16.67%) BC Cleared
5 8 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (14.58%) CEH
7 5 (10.42%) CREST Certified
8 4 (8.33%) OSCP
9 3 (6.25%) CCNP
9 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (6.25%) OSCE
9 3 (6.25%) SANS
10 2 (4.17%) CCDP
10 2 (4.17%) CCIE
10 2 (4.17%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (4.17%) CHECK Team Member
10 2 (4.17%) CLAS
10 2 (4.17%) GIAC
10 2 (4.17%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (52.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (52.08%) PCI DSS
2 17 (35.42%) RMADS
3 2 (4.17%) QA
4 1 (2.08%) ISO27005
System Software
1 37 (77.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (56.25%) vSphere
3 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.17%) Snort
5 2 (4.17%) Squid
6 1 (2.08%) Docker
6 1 (2.08%) NFS
6 1 (2.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (8.33%) Nmap
3 3 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (4.17%) OSSEC
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.08%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.08%) logstash
5 1 (2.08%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) OpenVAS
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.08%) yum
5 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (77.08%) Cisco
1 37 (77.08%) VMware
2 25 (52.08%) AlienVault
3 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.75%) Brocade
4 9 (18.75%) Fortinet
4 9 (18.75%) LogRhythm
4 9 (18.75%) Palo Alto
5 6 (12.50%) AppSense
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.25%) BT
7 3 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.17%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.08%) Adobe
9 1 (2.08%) F5
9 1 (2.08%) Qualys
9 1 (2.08%) Sonatype
9 1 (2.08%) Splunk
9 1 (2.08%) Symantec
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