The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 257 - 253
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.100% - 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% - 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £50,550 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -6.31%
Metasploit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1207 1197 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.18% 16.34% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 926 927
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Metasploit
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the East of England region.

Metasploit Salary Trend in the East of England

Metasploit
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Metasploit across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in the East of England

Metasploit
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 4 £50,550 -
Essex - 3 £50,000 -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) CISM
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Nessus
1 7 (100.00%) CEH
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Time Management
2 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) CISA
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) GIAC
3 4 (57.14%) AppScan
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
3 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 4 (57.14%) CRISC
3 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (57.14%) Veracode
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) AppScan
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Advisor
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CEH
1 7 (100.00%) CISM
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISA
2 4 (57.14%) CRISC
2 4 (57.14%) GIAC
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) RHCE
3 3 (42.86%) SANS
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (28.57%) ISO27002
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Nessus
2 3 (42.86%) QRadar
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Veracode
2 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco