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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 303 335 316
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.38% 0.25% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
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
796 800 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.55% 6.44% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 680 686 606
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 10 (52.63%) Windows
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
1 10 (52.63%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (47.37%) Network Security
2 9 (47.37%) SIEM
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Qualys
4 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) SCCM
6 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) McAfee
8 3 (15.79%) CCNA
8 3 (15.79%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) Firewall
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
9 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (10.53%) OSSEC
9 2 (10.53%) OpenVPN

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Network Security
2 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) OpenVPN
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Security Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Operations Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Release Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Build and Release Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Build Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
1 10 (52.63%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (47.37%) SIEM
3 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) BCP
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) VCAP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Snort
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) vCloud
2 2 (10.53%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) OSSEC
3 1 (5.26%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.26%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Qualys
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) McAfee
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) Sybase
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Acunetix
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
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