The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 129 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% - 0.049%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £43,750 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Nessus
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
172 110 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.52% 5.46% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 157 106 187
Average salary £52,000 £46,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.82% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Nessus
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Nessus Salary Trend in Birmingham

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Qualys
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) CESG
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Officer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CESG
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (20.00%) Ionix
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Tripwire