The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metasploit
Rank 219 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 2 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 2.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-2.10% -
Metasploit
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
663 664 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.03% 12.13% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 511 542 528
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Metasploit
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the Berkshire region.

Metasploit Salary Trend in Berkshire

Metasploit
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Metasploit also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Metasploit.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Snort
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) CHFI
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 2 (100.00%) Imperva
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Metasploit also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Metasploit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Snort
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Imperva
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk