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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 804 883 905
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +22
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 89 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.056% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 46
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -25.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £36,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +7.14%
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
16778 17782 17864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.27% 17.25% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14756 15064 15149
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 £33,375 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +52 44 £65,000 +73.33% 3
London +73 30 £57,500 +31.42% 6
North West +23 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South West +18 4 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands -3 3 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Yorkshire -7 1 - -
East of England - 1 £67,500 -
Metasploit
UK

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 139 (81.76%) Nessus
2 122 (71.76%) Penetration Testing
3 119 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
4 85 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 80 (47.06%) Nmap
6 79 (46.47%) C++
7 78 (45.88%) Burp Suite
8 76 (44.71%) Linux
9 75 (44.12%) Java
10 71 (41.76%) Python
11 70 (41.18%) CREST Certified
12 68 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
13 65 (38.24%) Security Testing
14 63 (37.06%) Mobile App
14 63 (37.06%) DV Cleared
15 59 (34.71%) C
16 57 (33.53%) Windows
17 51 (30.00%) Kali Linux
18 49 (28.82%) Firewall
19 44 (25.88%) CEH
20 42 (24.71%) VxWorks
21 41 (24.12%) SC Cleared
21 41 (24.12%) Source Code Analysis
22 38 (22.35%) Telecoms
23 37 (21.76%) CISSP
24 36 (21.18%) Wireless
24 36 (21.18%) Information Security
25 35 (20.59%) Finance
26 32 (18.82%) CHECK Team Leader
27 31 (18.24%) OWASP

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 (0.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (28.82%) Firewall
2 36 (21.18%) Wireless
3 13 (7.65%) Wireshark
4 9 (5.29%) Network Security
5 8 (4.71%) Broadband
6 7 (4.12%) HTTP
6 7 (4.12%) LTE
7 6 (3.53%) LAN
7 6 (3.53%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.53%) WAN
8 5 (2.94%) Internet
9 3 (1.76%) BGP
9 3 (1.76%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.76%) MPLS
9 3 (1.76%) OSPF
9 3 (1.76%) VoIP
10 2 (1.18%) NFC
10 2 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (1.18%) tcpdump
10 2 (1.18%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 78 (45.88%) Burp Suite
2 20 (11.76%) AppScan
3 9 (5.29%) sqlmap
4 3 (1.76%) Paros
5 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 38 (22.35%) Telecoms
2 35 (20.59%) Finance
3 6 (3.53%) Banking
4 4 (2.35%) Back Office
5 3 (1.76%) Law
5 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Automotive
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (35.29%) Tester
2 54 (31.76%) Analyst
3 53 (31.18%) Penetration Tester
4 48 (28.24%) Security Analyst
5 40 (23.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 29 (17.06%) Team Leader
7 28 (16.47%) Test Team Leader
8 19 (11.18%) Security Tester
9 18 (10.59%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (7.65%) Security Penetration Tester
10 13 (7.65%) Senior Security Analyst
11 12 (7.06%) Security Engineer
11 12 (7.06%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
12 11 (6.47%) Senior Tester
13 9 (5.29%) Consultant
13 9 (5.29%) Network Engineer
13 9 (5.29%) Security Consultant
13 9 (5.29%) Senior Penetration Tester
14 8 (4.71%) Senior Manager
14 8 (4.71%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.35%) 802.1X
2 14 (8.24%) .NET
3 8 (4.71%) HTML
4 5 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.18%) Web Services
6 1 (0.59%) Ajax
6 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.59%) JSON
6 1 (0.59%) REST
6 1 (0.59%) SOAP
6 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (37.06%) Mobile App
2 27 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.41%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (4.71%) Cryptography
5 8 (4.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (3.53%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.53%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.35%) PKI
8 2 (1.18%) CESG
8 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.18%) iPad
8 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 76 (44.71%) Linux
2 57 (33.53%) Windows
3 51 (30.00%) Kali Linux
4 42 (24.71%) VxWorks
5 8 (4.71%) Solaris
6 7 (4.12%) Unix
7 6 (3.53%) AIX
7 6 (3.53%) Android
8 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.18%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.18%) KNOPPIX
8 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (71.76%) Penetration Testing
2 119 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
3 68 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 65 (38.24%) Security Testing
5 41 (24.12%) Source Code Analysis
6 36 (21.18%) Information Security
7 31 (18.24%) OWASP
8 26 (15.29%) Open Source
9 21 (12.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 17 (10.00%) Project Management
11 14 (8.24%) SIEM
12 13 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (6.47%) Risk Management
13 11 (6.47%) Security Architecture
14 10 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
14 10 (5.88%) Time Management
15 9 (5.29%) Social Engineering
16 8 (4.71%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
16 8 (4.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 8 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.47%) C++
2 75 (44.12%) Java
3 71 (41.76%) Python
4 59 (34.71%) C
5 28 (16.47%) C#
6 23 (13.53%) Bash Shell
6 23 (13.53%) PowerShell
7 19 (11.18%) Ruby
8 18 (10.59%) Perl
8 18 (10.59%) SQL
9 8 (4.71%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.53%) Objective-C
10 6 (3.53%) VB
11 2 (1.18%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.59%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 70 (41.18%) CREST Certified
3 63 (37.06%) DV Cleared
4 44 (25.88%) CEH
5 41 (24.12%) SC Cleared
6 37 (21.76%) CISSP
7 32 (18.82%) CHECK Team Leader
8 29 (17.06%) CHECK Team Member
9 21 (12.35%) OSCP
10 15 (8.82%) CISM
11 13 (7.65%) CISA
11 13 (7.65%) Degree
12 11 (6.47%) GPEN
13 10 (5.88%) CCNA
13 10 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (5.29%) CCNP
14 9 (5.29%) GIAC
15 8 (4.71%) CRISC
16 7 (4.12%) SANS
17 6 (3.53%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.29%) PCI DSS
1 9 (5.29%) QA
2 7 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.35%) Snort
2 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 139 (81.76%) Nessus
2 80 (47.06%) Nmap
3 11 (6.47%) HP Fortify
4 6 (3.53%) Nexpose
5 3 (1.76%) EnCase
5 3 (1.76%) WebInspect
6 2 (1.18%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.59%) FTK
7 1 (0.59%) QRadar
7 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (15.88%) Cisco
1 27 (15.88%) Juniper
2 21 (12.35%) Fortinet
2 21 (12.35%) Nokia
3 14 (8.24%) IBM
4 9 (5.29%) Veracode
5 7 (4.12%) CheckPoint
5 7 (4.12%) Palo Alto
6 6 (3.53%) HP
7 5 (2.94%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.35%) Intel Security
8 4 (2.35%) Symantec
9 3 (1.76%) FireEye
9 3 (1.76%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.18%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.18%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.18%) QNX
11 1 (0.59%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.59%) SAP
11 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds
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