The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Systems Management category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 211 221 196
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 12 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.076% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.49% 0.97% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 25
Average salary £47,500 £80,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.62% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
482 414 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.18% 7.81% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 327 231 350
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Nessus
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 7 £47,500 -
Newbury - 2 £52,500 -
Reading -10 1 £50,000 -37.50%
Nessus
South East

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 24 (88.89%) Metasploit
3 23 (85.19%) Snort
4 22 (81.48%) Nmap
4 22 (81.48%) Ubuntu
4 22 (81.48%) Firewall
4 22 (81.48%) SQL
4 22 (81.48%) CISSP
4 22 (81.48%) CentOS
4 22 (81.48%) PCI DSS
5 21 (77.78%) Imperva
5 21 (77.78%) tcpdump
5 21 (77.78%) OSCP
5 21 (77.78%) OSCE
5 21 (77.78%) Perl
5 21 (77.78%) Python
5 21 (77.78%) Sophos
5 21 (77.78%) Ruby
6 20 (74.07%) CEH
6 20 (74.07%) PHP
6 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
6 20 (74.07%) SIEM
6 20 (74.07%) Bash Shell
6 20 (74.07%) HIPAA
7 19 (70.37%) Windows
7 19 (70.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (62.96%) CCNA
8 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 21 (77.78%) tcpdump
3 3 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) NetScreen
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Ubuntu
2 22 (81.48%) CentOS
3 19 (70.37%) Windows
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) SIEM
2 19 (70.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.41%) OWASP
5 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 21 (77.78%) Perl
2 21 (77.78%) Python
2 21 (77.78%) Ruby
3 20 (74.07%) Bash Shell
3 20 (74.07%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) CISSP
2 21 (77.78%) OSCP
2 21 (77.78%) OSCE
3 20 (74.07%) CEH
4 17 (62.96%) CCNA
4 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (18.52%) RHCE
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) CCNP
8 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.70%) CISM
8 1 (3.70%) CCSA
8 1 (3.70%) CCSE
8 1 (3.70%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (81.48%) PCI DSS
2 20 (74.07%) HIPAA
3 5 (18.52%) SLA
4 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (7.41%) GPG13
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Snort
2 22 (81.48%) Nmap
3 2 (7.41%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Sophos
1 21 (77.78%) Imperva
2 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Juniper
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Websense
3 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
3 2 (7.41%) Tripwire
3 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee