The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Development Applications category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank 318 - 325
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.066% - 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £73,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1884 1777 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.49% 14.83% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1573 1445
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Metasploit
London

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (70.00%) C
3 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) MCSE
3 7 (70.00%) Python
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) CCNA
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (70.00%) RHCE
3 7 (70.00%) Internet
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 7 (70.00%) CISA
3 7 (70.00%) CISM
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (70.00%) GSEC
3 7 (70.00%) Cryptography
3 7 (70.00%) Nmap
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Wireshark

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
1 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Security Specialist
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 7 (70.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (70.00%) Cryptography
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 7 (70.00%) OWASP
3 7 (70.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) RHCE
2 7 (70.00%) CISA
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 7 (70.00%) GSEC
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) GPEN
2 7 (70.00%) OSCP
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Coverity
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago