The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 802 867 934
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +67
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 80 70 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.068% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55 43 27
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+86.66% +13.63%
Metasploit
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16638 18360 17308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.75% 17.92% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14546 15796 14360
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Metasploit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in England

Metasploit
Salary Trend in England

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

Metasploit Salary Trend in England

Metasploit
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Metasploit across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in England

Metasploit
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +62 38 £72,500 +70.58% 5
London +71 34 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire +8 3 £60,000 +60.00% 2
West Midlands -6 3 £37,500 -21.05%
North West +14 1 £42,500 -12.82% 1
South West -6 1 - -
Metasploit
UK

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Metasploit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 129 (80.63%) Penetration Testing
2 122 (76.25%) Nessus
3 108 (67.50%) Cybersecurity
4 93 (58.13%) Python
5 91 (56.88%) C++
6 86 (53.75%) Java
6 86 (53.75%) Linux
6 86 (53.75%) Security Cleared
7 80 (50.00%) Nmap
8 73 (45.63%) Windows
9 72 (45.00%) C
10 65 (40.63%) Ethical Hacking
11 62 (38.75%) DV Cleared
12 61 (38.13%) CREST Certified
13 59 (36.88%) Burp Suite
14 54 (33.75%) Security Testing
15 52 (32.50%) VxWorks
16 51 (31.88%) Source Code Analysis
17 50 (31.25%) Telecoms
18 49 (30.63%) CEH
19 46 (28.75%) Open Source
20 44 (27.50%) Mobile App
21 40 (25.00%) Information Security
22 38 (23.75%) Kali Linux
23 37 (23.13%) CISSP
24 34 (21.25%) Finance
24 34 (21.25%) Firewall
25 33 (20.63%) OSCP
26 31 (19.38%) SC Cleared
26 31 (19.38%) Ruby

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.25%) Firewall
2 29 (18.13%) Wireless
3 18 (11.25%) Network Security
4 17 (10.63%) Broadband
5 16 (10.00%) LTE
6 13 (8.13%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.00%) HTTP
7 8 (5.00%) Wireshark
8 6 (3.75%) LAN
8 6 (3.75%) WAN
9 5 (3.13%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.50%) Internet
10 4 (2.50%) IPsec
11 3 (1.88%) BGP
11 3 (1.88%) Bluetooth
11 3 (1.88%) DAB
11 3 (1.88%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.88%) MPLS
11 3 (1.88%) OSPF
11 3 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 59 (36.88%) Burp Suite
2 23 (14.38%) AppScan
3 3 (1.88%) sqlmap
4 1 (0.63%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.63%) Paros
4 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 50 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 34 (21.25%) Finance
3 6 (3.75%) Back Office
4 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.50%) Banking
6 3 (1.88%) Automotive
7 2 (1.25%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.25%) Electronics
7 2 (1.25%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (38.75%) Analyst
2 58 (36.25%) Tester
3 56 (35.00%) Penetration Tester
3 56 (35.00%) Security Analyst
4 47 (29.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 26 (16.25%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (14.38%) Security Tester
7 21 (13.13%) Security Penetration Tester
7 21 (13.13%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 21 (13.13%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 21 (13.13%) Senior Security Analyst
7 21 (13.13%) Senior Tester
8 17 (10.63%) Team Leader
8 17 (10.63%) Test Team Leader
9 12 (7.50%) Consultant
9 12 (7.50%) Security Consultant
9 12 (7.50%) Security Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) Senior Manager
10 10 (6.25%) Testing Manager
11 9 (5.63%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.25%) .NET
2 13 (8.13%) .NET Framework
3 9 (5.63%) 802.1X
4 4 (2.50%) HTML
4 4 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.63%) Ajax
5 1 (0.63%) JSON
5 1 (0.63%) LAMP
5 1 (0.63%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) REST
5 1 (0.63%) SOAP
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.50%) Mobile App
2 26 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 13 (8.13%) Cyberthreat
5 12 (7.50%) Cryptography
6 9 (5.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (4.38%) Smartphone
8 6 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.88%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.88%) iPad
10 2 (1.25%) CESG
10 2 (1.25%) Cybercrime
10 2 (1.25%) PKI
11 1 (0.63%) Blog
11 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 86 (53.75%) Linux
2 73 (45.63%) Windows
3 52 (32.50%) VxWorks
4 38 (23.75%) Kali Linux
5 14 (8.75%) AIX
5 14 (8.75%) Solaris
6 8 (5.00%) Android
7 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.50%) Unix
8 3 (1.88%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.63%) HPUX
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (80.63%) Penetration Testing
2 108 (67.50%) Cybersecurity
3 65 (40.63%) Ethical Hacking
4 54 (33.75%) Security Testing
5 51 (31.88%) Source Code Analysis
6 46 (28.75%) Open Source
7 40 (25.00%) Information Security
8 31 (19.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 24 (15.00%) OWASP
10 18 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (11.25%) Threat Modelling
11 14 (8.75%) Social Engineering
12 13 (8.13%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 13 (8.13%) Project Management
12 13 (8.13%) SIEM
13 12 (7.50%) Static Code Analysis
14 11 (6.88%) Risk Management
15 9 (5.63%) Time Management
15 9 (5.63%) Web Development
16 8 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 93 (58.13%) Python
2 91 (56.88%) C++
3 86 (53.75%) Java
4 72 (45.00%) C
5 31 (19.38%) Ruby
6 24 (15.00%) C#
7 19 (11.88%) Perl
8 14 (8.75%) SQL
9 10 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 10 (6.25%) Objective-C
9 10 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 10 (6.25%) VB
10 5 (3.13%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.13%) Scala
11 4 (2.50%) Go
12 2 (1.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 86 (53.75%) Security Cleared
2 62 (38.75%) DV Cleared
3 61 (38.13%) CREST Certified
4 49 (30.63%) CEH
5 37 (23.13%) CISSP
6 33 (20.63%) OSCP
7 31 (19.38%) SC Cleared
8 21 (13.13%) CHECK Team Leader
9 19 (11.88%) Degree
10 18 (11.25%) CHECK Team Member
10 18 (11.25%) CISA
11 15 (9.38%) GPEN
12 10 (6.25%) CISM
13 9 (5.63%) CCNA
13 9 (5.63%) CCNP
13 9 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (5.63%) GIAC
14 7 (4.38%) CRISC
15 6 (3.75%) CCIE
16 5 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.88%) QA
4 2 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 122 (76.25%) Nessus
2 80 (50.00%) Nmap
3 14 (8.75%) HP Fortify
4 4 (2.50%) Nexpose
5 3 (1.88%) Core Impact
6 2 (1.25%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 21 (13.13%) IBM
2 15 (9.38%) Cisco
2 15 (9.38%) Juniper
3 14 (8.75%) HP
4 9 (5.63%) Cognizant
4 9 (5.63%) Fortinet
4 9 (5.63%) Nokia
5 8 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 8 (5.00%) Veracode
6 3 (1.88%) QNX
7 2 (1.25%) FireEye
7 2 (1.25%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.25%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.25%) Qualys
7 2 (1.25%) Rapid7
7 2 (1.25%) SAP
7 2 (1.25%) Symantec
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000 - £120000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 18 days ago