The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tenable Nessus
England / South East
Rank 231 258 260
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Contract jobs citing Nessus 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.057% 0.073%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 0.55% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £400 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £570 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £455 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +25.51%
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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
755 903 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.86% 10.32% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 527 533
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £46.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.95% +162.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.65 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Nessus
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Nessus Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Nessus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nessus across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Nessus Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Nessus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Nessus Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Kent - 5 £350 -
Berkshire +21 1 £525 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £440 - 4
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) MCP
4 12 (60.00%) MCSE
4 12 (60.00%) MCSA
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (60.00%) MCITP
4 12 (60.00%) LANDesk
4 12 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (25.00%) Server Patching
5 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (25.00%) Information Security
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) CISSP
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (15.00%) Splunk
8 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
8 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (10.00%) Nmap
8 2 (10.00%) Degree

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AppScan
1 1 (5.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (5.00%) GDB
1 1 (5.00%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Kali Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Information Security
1 5 (25.00%) Server Patching
1 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Case Management
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) Database Security
4 1 (5.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (5.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (5.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (5.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) MCITP
1 12 (60.00%) MCP
1 12 (60.00%) MCSA
1 12 (60.00%) MCSE
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) GIAC
3 2 (10.00%) SANS
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CEH
4 1 (5.00%) GPEN
4 1 (5.00%) GWAPT
4 1 (5.00%) GXPN
4 1 (5.00%) OSCE
4 1 (5.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nexpose
1 2 (10.00%) Nmap
2 1 (5.00%) Core Impact
2 1 (5.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.00%) PowerBroker
2 1 (5.00%) QRadar
2 1 (5.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) LANDesk
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (10.00%) Qualys
5 1 (5.00%) AlienVault
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Aveksa
5 1 (5.00%) Bomgar
5 1 (5.00%) CyberArk
5 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) LogLogic
5 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
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