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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tenable Nessus
England / South East
Rank 224 250 245
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Contract jobs citing Nessus 9 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.060% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.15% 0.59% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Median daily rate £350 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £453 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +29.28%
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
782 852 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.77% 10.20% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 492 550
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 47 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +61.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £60.06 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
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 19 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
Kent - 8 £350 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) MCITP
3 11 (61.11%) LANDesk
3 11 (61.11%) SolarWinds
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) MCP
3 11 (61.11%) MCSE
3 11 (61.11%) MCSA
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 5 (27.78%) CISSP
4 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) CCNP
5 4 (22.22%) Server Patching
6 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (16.67%) CISM
6 3 (16.67%) SIEM
6 3 (16.67%) Qualys
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security
6 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) PKI

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 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) 3G
3 2 (11.11%) 4G
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (11.11%) IPsec
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (5.56%) SS7
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) AppScan
1 1 (5.56%) Burp Suite
1 1 (5.56%) GDB
1 1 (5.56%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Systems Engineer
1 11 (61.11%) Windows Engineer
1 11 (61.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) ELK Stack
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Kali Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Server Patching
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
2 3 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Budget Control
3 2 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.56%) Case Management
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Secure Coding
4 1 (5.56%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) MCITP
1 11 (61.11%) MCP
1 11 (61.11%) MCSA
1 11 (61.11%) MCSE
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CISM
5 2 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (11.11%) CRISC
5 2 (11.11%) SANS
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (5.56%) GPEN
6 1 (5.56%) GWAPT
6 1 (5.56%) GXPN
6 1 (5.56%) OSCE
6 1 (5.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) HIPAA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nexpose
1 2 (11.11%) Nmap
2 1 (5.56%) Core Impact
2 1 (5.56%) HP Fortify
2 1 (5.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.56%) QRadar
2 1 (5.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) LANDesk
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) SolarWinds
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Qualys
4 2 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) AlienVault
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) LogLogic
5 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.56%) NetWitness
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