The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Systems Management category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 330 313 331
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.026% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.25% 0.44% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
796 687 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.31% 5.86% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 672 590 620
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Nessus
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (90.91%) Network Security
2 10 (90.91%) SIEM
3 9 (81.82%) Cyber Security
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (81.82%) Internet
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) CCIE
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
5 7 (63.64%) Q1 Labs
6 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (54.55%) Degree
6 6 (54.55%) WSUS
6 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
6 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
7 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
7 5 (45.45%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
7 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
8 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (36.36%) VPN
8 4 (36.36%) SSL
8 4 (36.36%) OSPF
8 4 (36.36%) CCSP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) OSPF
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (90.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (90.91%) SIEM
3 9 (81.82%) Cyber Security
4 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) OWASP
7 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCIE
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (36.36%) CCSP
5 4 (36.36%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Q1 Labs
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee
4 1 (9.09%) LANDesk