The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus 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 Nessus over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 295 354 328
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -26
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.099% 0.015% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.37% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
Nessus
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
730 801 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.22% 6.14% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 659 704 651
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Nessus
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Nessus Salary Trend in the City of London

Nessus
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Nessus Salary Histogram in the City of London

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (61.11%) Windows
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Network Security
4 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (38.89%) SIEM
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Firewall
7 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 5 (27.78%) SCCM
8 4 (22.22%) Qualys
8 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) CCNA
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) Juniper
9 3 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) CRM
9 3 (16.67%) Sourcefire
9 3 (16.67%) Snort
9 3 (16.67%) McAfee

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Network Security
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) OpenVPN
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Security Operations Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Release Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Build and Release Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Build Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (38.89%) SIEM
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) BCP
6 1 (5.56%) Social Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Security Hardening
6 1 (5.56%) Transition Management
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) VBScript
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) CCDP
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CCSP
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Snort
2 3 (16.67%) vCloud
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) OSSEC
3 1 (5.56%) Nmap
3 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.56%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Qualys
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Sourcefire
4 3 (16.67%) McAfee
5 2 (11.11%) Sybase
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Tripwire
6 1 (5.56%) Acunetix
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
City, London
CGI
Salary: £28,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago