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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 814 876 926
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +50
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 91 67 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.065% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 64 48 38
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £47,500 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
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
16862 18010 17871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.41% 17.58% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14876 15380 14937
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 August 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 August 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 +44 41 £67,500 +68.75% 5
London +97 39 £57,500 +21.05% 3
South West +3 4 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands -3 4 £37,500 -21.05%
North West +16 3 £42,500 - 2
Metasploit
UK

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 135 (77.14%) Nessus
2 134 (76.57%) Penetration Testing
3 123 (70.29%) Cybersecurity
4 90 (51.43%) Security Cleared
5 83 (47.43%) C++
5 83 (47.43%) Linux
6 81 (46.29%) Python
6 81 (46.29%) Nmap
7 79 (45.14%) CREST Certified
8 77 (44.00%) Burp Suite
9 75 (42.86%) Java
10 66 (37.71%) DV Cleared
11 64 (36.57%) Security Testing
12 63 (36.00%) C
13 61 (34.86%) Mobile App
14 59 (33.71%) Windows
15 58 (33.14%) Ethical Hacking
16 49 (28.00%) Kali Linux
17 46 (26.29%) Firewall
18 44 (25.14%) CEH
18 44 (25.14%) SC Cleared
19 43 (24.57%) VxWorks
20 42 (24.00%) Telecoms
20 42 (24.00%) Source Code Analysis
21 39 (22.29%) Information Security
22 38 (21.71%) Wireless
23 36 (20.57%) CISSP
24 35 (20.00%) OWASP
25 34 (19.43%) CHECK Team Leader
26 33 (18.86%) Open Source

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 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.29%) Firewall
2 38 (21.71%) Wireless
3 15 (8.57%) Network Security
4 13 (7.43%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.71%) Wireshark
6 9 (5.14%) Broadband
7 8 (4.57%) LTE
8 6 (3.43%) HTTP
8 6 (3.43%) LAN
8 6 (3.43%) WAN
9 5 (2.86%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.29%) Internet
10 4 (2.29%) IPsec
11 3 (1.71%) BGP
11 3 (1.71%) Bluetooth
11 3 (1.71%) DAB
11 3 (1.71%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.71%) MPLS
11 3 (1.71%) OSPF
11 3 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 77 (44.00%) Burp Suite
2 19 (10.86%) AppScan
3 6 (3.43%) sqlmap
4 1 (0.57%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.57%) Paros
4 1 (0.57%) Selenium
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 42 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 30 (17.14%) Finance
3 7 (4.00%) Banking
4 6 (3.43%) Back Office
4 6 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.71%) Automotive
5 3 (1.71%) Electronics
6 2 (1.14%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (34.29%) Tester
2 59 (33.71%) Penetration Tester
3 55 (31.43%) Analyst
4 49 (28.00%) Security Analyst
5 40 (22.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 30 (17.14%) Team Leader
6 30 (17.14%) Test Team Leader
7 18 (10.29%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (8.00%) Security Engineer
8 14 (8.00%) Security Tester
9 13 (7.43%) Security Penetration Tester
9 13 (7.43%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 13 (7.43%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 13 (7.43%) Senior Security Analyst
9 13 (7.43%) Senior Tester
10 10 (5.71%) Consultant
10 10 (5.71%) Security Consultant
10 10 (5.71%) Senior Manager
10 10 (5.71%) Testing Manager
11 9 (5.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.86%) 802.1X
2 11 (6.29%) .NET
3 9 (5.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (1.71%) HTML
6 1 (0.57%) Ajax
6 1 (0.57%) JSON
6 1 (0.57%) LAMP
6 1 (0.57%) Node.js
6 1 (0.57%) REST
6 1 (0.57%) SOAP
6 1 (0.57%) Web Services
6 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (34.86%) Mobile App
2 27 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.14%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.86%) Cryptography
4 12 (6.86%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (4.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (4.00%) Smartphone
7 6 (3.43%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.29%) iPad
9 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.71%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.14%) CESG
10 2 (1.14%) PKI
11 1 (0.57%) Blog
11 1 (0.57%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 83 (47.43%) Linux
2 59 (33.71%) Windows
3 49 (28.00%) Kali Linux
4 43 (24.57%) VxWorks
5 10 (5.71%) AIX
5 10 (5.71%) Solaris
6 8 (4.57%) Android
7 5 (2.86%) Unix
8 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.29%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.57%) HPUX
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (76.57%) Penetration Testing
2 123 (70.29%) Cybersecurity
3 64 (36.57%) Security Testing
4 58 (33.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 42 (24.00%) Source Code Analysis
6 39 (22.29%) Information Security
7 35 (20.00%) OWASP
8 33 (18.86%) Open Source
9 27 (15.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 17 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (9.14%) Project Management
12 14 (8.00%) SIEM
12 14 (8.00%) Threat Modelling
13 13 (7.43%) Social Engineering
14 12 (6.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
15 10 (5.71%) Risk Management
15 10 (5.71%) Security Architecture
16 9 (5.14%) Time Management
16 9 (5.14%) Web Development
17 8 (4.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 83 (47.43%) C++
2 81 (46.29%) Python
3 75 (42.86%) Java
4 63 (36.00%) C
5 28 (16.00%) Ruby
6 27 (15.43%) C#
7 20 (11.43%) Bash Shell
7 20 (11.43%) PowerShell
8 18 (10.29%) Perl
9 17 (9.71%) SQL
10 9 (5.14%) Objective-C
10 9 (5.14%) VB
11 5 (2.86%) Scala
12 4 (2.29%) Go
13 3 (1.71%) JavaScript
14 2 (1.14%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.57%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 90 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 79 (45.14%) CREST Certified
3 66 (37.71%) DV Cleared
4 44 (25.14%) CEH
4 44 (25.14%) SC Cleared
5 36 (20.57%) CISSP
6 34 (19.43%) CHECK Team Leader
7 31 (17.71%) CHECK Team Member
8 25 (14.29%) OSCP
9 16 (9.14%) Degree
10 14 (8.00%) CISA
10 14 (8.00%) GPEN
11 11 (6.29%) CISM
12 9 (5.14%) CCNA
12 9 (5.14%) CCNP
12 9 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (5.14%) GIAC
13 7 (4.00%) CRISC
14 6 (3.43%) CCIE
14 6 (3.43%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.43%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Snort
2 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 135 (77.14%) Nessus
2 81 (46.29%) Nmap
3 10 (5.71%) HP Fortify
4 6 (3.43%) Nexpose
5 4 (2.29%) Core Impact
6 2 (1.14%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.57%) EnCase
7 1 (0.57%) FTK
Vendors
1 25 (14.29%) Cisco
1 25 (14.29%) Juniper
2 19 (10.86%) Fortinet
2 19 (10.86%) Nokia
3 17 (9.71%) IBM
4 10 (5.71%) HP
5 8 (4.57%) CheckPoint
5 8 (4.57%) Palo Alto
5 8 (4.57%) Veracode
6 7 (4.00%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.71%) FireEye
7 3 (1.71%) Intel Security
7 3 (1.71%) QNX
7 3 (1.71%) Symantec
8 2 (1.14%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.14%) Qualys
8 2 (1.14%) Rapid7
8 2 (1.14%) SAP
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £50k per year + Benefits
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Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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