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 18 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 Development Applications category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank 330 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.098% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +1.56%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2051 1630 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.20% 13.86% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1771 1417 1438
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 18 April 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 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) GSEC
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) GPEN
3 1 (33.33%) OSCP
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Information Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) GSEC
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) GPEN
2 1 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap