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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 207 - 222
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 10 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% - 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% - 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 10
Average salary £42,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
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
641 631 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.19% 11.48% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 570 496 520
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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
Reading - 10 £42,500 -
Metasploit
South East

Metasploit
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Nessus
1 12 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (83.33%) Burp Suite
3 9 (75.00%) OWASP
4 7 (58.33%) Fortinet
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) Juniper
4 7 (58.33%) Nokia
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) Wireless
4 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (58.33%) Nmap
4 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (58.33%) 802.1X
5 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Kali Linux
6 3 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security
7 2 (16.67%) KNOPPIX
7 2 (16.67%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (8.33%) iPad

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Burp Suite
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (75.00%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Testing Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Penetration Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Kali Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (75.00%) OWASP
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Nessus
2 7 (58.33%) Nmap
3 2 (16.67%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Fortinet
1 7 (58.33%) Juniper
1 7 (58.33%) Nokia