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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 397 415 422
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Contract jobs citing Nessus 30 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.040% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% 0.46% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 9
Median daily rate £431 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £465 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £49.19 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2576 1967 2101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.98% 8.72% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1399 1478
Median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 43
Median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 - 8 £551 -
City of London -6 4 £450 +44.00% 2
New Malden - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 39 (78.00%) Firewall
1 39 (78.00%) SIEM
2 37 (74.00%) Cisco
3 36 (72.00%) VMware
3 36 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (58.00%) Security Cleared
5 28 (56.00%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (56.00%) SC Cleared
6 27 (54.00%) vSphere
7 26 (52.00%) TCP/IP
8 25 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 25 (50.00%) AlienVault
9 24 (48.00%) Identity Access Management
9 24 (48.00%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (48.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 24 (48.00%) PCI DSS
9 24 (48.00%) WAN
9 24 (48.00%) LAN
10 23 (46.00%) Security Operations
11 21 (42.00%) Vulnerability Management
12 20 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
13 17 (34.00%) RMADS
14 16 (32.00%) Management Information System
14 16 (32.00%) Windows
14 16 (32.00%) Patch Management
15 13 (26.00%) Unix
15 13 (26.00%) SQL
15 13 (26.00%) CISSP
16 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
16 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills

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 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (78.00%) Firewall
2 28 (56.00%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (52.00%) TCP/IP
4 24 (48.00%) LAN
4 24 (48.00%) WAN
5 20 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (8.00%) Network Security
7 3 (6.00%) 802.11
7 3 (6.00%) ADSL
7 3 (6.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (6.00%) ICMP
7 3 (6.00%) IPsec
7 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.00%) L2TP
7 3 (6.00%) MPLS
7 3 (6.00%) NAS
7 3 (6.00%) OSPF
7 3 (6.00%) RIP
7 3 (6.00%) SNMP
7 3 (6.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (6.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.00%) Burp Suite
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
4 1 (2.00%) AppScan
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) sqlmap
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Security Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 8 (16.00%) IT Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Operational Security Manager
4 8 (16.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 5 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) SIEM Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (6.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.00%) CESG
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Unix
3 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Kali Linux
5 2 (4.00%) FreeBSD
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) SIEM
2 24 (48.00%) Identity Access Management
2 24 (48.00%) Kalman Filter
3 23 (46.00%) Security Operations
4 21 (42.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (32.00%) Patch Management
6 7 (14.00%) Change Control
7 6 (12.00%) Computer Security
7 6 (12.00%) Secure Coding
7 6 (12.00%) Security Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (10.00%) Information Security
8 5 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.00%) Investment Management
9 3 (6.00%) Network Design
9 3 (6.00%) Network Management
9 3 (6.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) Java
3 9 (18.00%) C#
3 9 (18.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (56.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (26.00%) CISSP
4 11 (22.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (16.00%) BC Cleared
5 8 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (14.00%) CEH
7 5 (10.00%) CREST Certified
8 4 (8.00%) OSCP
9 3 (6.00%) CCNP
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (6.00%) OSCE
9 3 (6.00%) SANS
10 2 (4.00%) CCDP
10 2 (4.00%) CCIE
10 2 (4.00%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (4.00%) CHECK Team Member
10 2 (4.00%) CLAS
10 2 (4.00%) GIAC
10 2 (4.00%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (48.00%) PCI DSS
3 17 (34.00%) RMADS
4 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 36 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (54.00%) vSphere
3 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.00%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (48.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (8.00%) Nmap
3 3 (6.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.00%) logstash
4 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Cisco
2 36 (72.00%) VMware
3 25 (50.00%) AlienVault
4 10 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (18.00%) Brocade
5 9 (18.00%) Fortinet
5 9 (18.00%) LogRhythm
5 9 (18.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (12.00%) AppSense
7 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.00%) BT
8 3 (6.00%) HP
8 3 (6.00%) Qualys
8 3 (6.00%) Splunk
9 2 (4.00%) ArcSight
9 2 (4.00%) Remedy
10 1 (2.00%) Adobe
10 1 (2.00%) F5
10 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.00%) Symantec
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday