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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metasploit
Rank 302 327 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.024% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.072% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
Metasploit
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1391 2039 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.33% 16.25% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1773 1406
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Metasploit
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the City of London region.

Metasploit Salary Trend in the City of London

Metasploit
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (100.00%) Acunetix
1 1 (100.00%) Social Engineering

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Social Engineering
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
1 1 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Acunetix