The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus 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 Nessus over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 254 271 265
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.16% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 2.71% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
Average salary £26,000 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Nessus
England

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

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
501 517 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.50% 6.03% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 368 407 376
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.52%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Nessus
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Nessus Salary Trend in the East of England

Nessus
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 Nessus within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -8 2 £24,000 -54.28%
Cambridgeshire +12 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £28,000 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) SSCP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) GCIA
2 6 (60.00%) GCIH
2 6 (60.00%) Time Management
2 6 (60.00%) SIEM
2 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Qualys
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Nmap
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) CESG
5 1 (10.00%) CEH
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CESG
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) VMS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
1 6 (60.00%) Time Management
1 6 (60.00%) SIEM
1 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) OWASP
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) SSCP
2 6 (60.00%) GCIA
2 6 (60.00%) GCIH
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) GIAC
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nmap
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) GFI Software
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Sophos
2 1 (10.00%) Websense