The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 218 - 211
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.068% - 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% - 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £37,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Nessus
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
536 456 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.14% 8.32% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 347 331 275
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Nessus
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Nessus Salary Trend in Berkshire

Nessus
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Nessus Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Nessus
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 - 4 £37,000 -
Nessus
South East

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Nmap
3 17 (85.00%) Snort
3 17 (85.00%) Windows
4 16 (80.00%) Sophos
4 16 (80.00%) Firewall
4 16 (80.00%) Metasploit
4 16 (80.00%) Imperva
4 16 (80.00%) tcpdump
5 13 (65.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 12 (60.00%) SIEM
6 12 (60.00%) SQL
7 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
8 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (50.00%) HIPAA
8 10 (50.00%) CentOS
8 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
8 10 (50.00%) Ubuntu
8 10 (50.00%) Python
9 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
9 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (45.00%) CISSP
9 9 (45.00%) Perl
9 9 (45.00%) PHP
9 9 (45.00%) Ruby
9 9 (45.00%) CEH
10 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (40.00%) CCNA
11 7 (35.00%) Juniper
11 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nessus 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 Nessus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
1 16 (80.00%) tcpdump
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) HTTP
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) CentOS
3 10 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 12 (60.00%) SIEM
3 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) Perl
3 9 (45.00%) PHP
3 9 (45.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CISSP
1 9 (45.00%) CEH
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) OSCP
3 7 (35.00%) OSCE
4 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.00%) RHCE
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CCSA
5 1 (5.00%) CCSE
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (50.00%) HIPAA
3 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Nmap
2 17 (85.00%) Snort
3 2 (10.00%) Samba
4 1 (5.00%) Squid
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Sophos
1 16 (80.00%) Imperva
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (35.00%) Juniper
3 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) Splunk
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Novell
6 2 (10.00%) Lotus
6 2 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.00%) Tripwire
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.00%) Websense
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix