The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank 199 - 228
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% - 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £28,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
708 588 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.74% 10.72% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 579 510 674
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Metasploit
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Metasploit across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Metasploit
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 9 £28,000 -
Metasploit
South East

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) Nessus
2 21 (95.45%) Nmap
3 20 (90.91%) Snort
3 20 (90.91%) Imperva
3 20 (90.91%) tcpdump
3 20 (90.91%) Sophos
4 17 (77.27%) Firewall
4 17 (77.27%) SIEM
5 16 (72.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 15 (68.18%) Windows
6 15 (68.18%) SQL
7 14 (63.64%) Python
7 14 (63.64%) Ruby
7 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
7 14 (63.64%) HIPAA
8 13 (59.09%) CentOS
8 13 (59.09%) Bash Shell
8 13 (59.09%) Ubuntu
8 13 (59.09%) Red Hat
8 13 (59.09%) Perl
8 13 (59.09%) PHP
9 12 (54.55%) CISSP
9 12 (54.55%) OSCP
9 12 (54.55%) OSCE
10 11 (50.00%) CEH
11 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
12 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 20 (90.91%) tcpdump
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) HTTP
3 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Security Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) CentOS
3 13 (59.09%) Ubuntu
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) SIEM
2 16 (72.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (4.55%) Data Security
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) Python
2 14 (63.64%) Ruby
3 13 (59.09%) Bash Shell
3 13 (59.09%) Perl
3 13 (59.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CISSP
1 12 (54.55%) OSCP
1 12 (54.55%) OSCE
2 11 (50.00%) CEH
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (27.27%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) RHCE
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
1 14 (63.64%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) BS25999
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) Nmap
2 20 (90.91%) Snort
Systems Management
1 21 (95.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Imperva
1 20 (90.91%) Sophos
2 13 (59.09%) Red Hat
3 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 6 (27.27%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix