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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 221 207 216
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 1 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% 0.23% 0.075%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 2.66% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 1
Average salary £24,000 £47,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.47% -40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
454 489 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.44% 8.54% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 323 333 269
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,875 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.70%

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
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 5 May 2015. 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 - 1 £24,000 -
Nessus
South East

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Nmap
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Snort
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) HIPAA
2 2 (66.67%) Metasploit
2 2 (66.67%) Imperva
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) FISMA
2 2 (66.67%) CHFI
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CHFI
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) HIPAA
1 2 (66.67%) FISMA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
1 2 (66.67%) Imperva
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk