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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 816 904 940
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +36
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 83 33 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.032% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 30 40
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -25.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -6.25%
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
16779 17279 18271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.21% 16.93% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14750 14648 15557
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +76 39 £61,250 +63.33% 5
London +57 29 £61,250 +28.94% 4
North West +15 6 £45,000 +5.88%
South West +15 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +18 2 - -
West Midlands -12 2 - -
East of England - 2 £58,425 -
Metasploit
UK

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 145 (82.39%) Nessus
2 123 (69.89%) Penetration Testing
3 118 (67.05%) Cybersecurity
4 84 (47.73%) Nmap
5 80 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 78 (44.32%) Ethical Hacking
7 76 (43.18%) Burp Suite
7 76 (43.18%) Java
8 75 (42.61%) Linux
9 72 (40.91%) C++
10 65 (36.93%) Python
10 65 (36.93%) CREST Certified
11 64 (36.36%) Security Testing
12 62 (35.23%) Windows
13 61 (34.66%) Mobile App
13 61 (34.66%) DV Cleared
14 60 (34.09%) Firewall
15 56 (31.82%) C
16 48 (27.27%) Kali Linux
17 47 (26.70%) CEH
18 43 (24.43%) Information Security
19 41 (23.30%) VxWorks
20 39 (22.16%) SC Cleared
21 37 (21.02%) Wireless
21 37 (21.02%) CISSP
22 36 (20.45%) Source Code Analysis
23 35 (19.89%) Telecoms
24 34 (19.32%) CHECK Team Leader
25 33 (18.75%) Finance
26 32 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (34.09%) Firewall
2 37 (21.02%) Wireless
3 23 (13.07%) Wireshark
4 17 (9.66%) Network Security
5 10 (5.68%) Broadband
5 10 (5.68%) tcpdump
6 9 (5.11%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (3.98%) HTTP
8 6 (3.41%) DNS
8 6 (3.41%) LAN
8 6 (3.41%) WAN
9 5 (2.84%) Internet
9 5 (2.84%) LTE
10 3 (1.70%) BGP
10 3 (1.70%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.70%) MPLS
10 3 (1.70%) OSPF
10 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.70%) VoIP
11 2 (1.14%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 76 (43.18%) Burp Suite
2 16 (9.09%) AppScan
3 11 (6.25%) sqlmap
4 3 (1.70%) Paros
5 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 35 (19.89%) Telecoms
2 33 (18.75%) Finance
3 10 (5.68%) Law
4 7 (3.98%) Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Back Office
5 3 (1.70%) Electronics
5 3 (1.70%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Automotive
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (36.36%) Analyst
2 59 (33.52%) Tester
3 57 (32.39%) Security Analyst
4 52 (29.55%) Penetration Tester
5 50 (28.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 28 (15.91%) Team Leader
7 26 (14.77%) Test Team Leader
8 16 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
9 15 (8.52%) Security Engineer
9 15 (8.52%) Security Tester
10 11 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Network Engineer
11 9 (5.11%) Security Penetration Tester
11 9 (5.11%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Senior Tester
12 7 (3.98%) Applications Tester
12 7 (3.98%) Consultant
12 7 (3.98%) Security Consultant
12 7 (3.98%) Senior Manager
12 7 (3.98%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.93%) 802.1X
2 11 (6.25%) .NET
2 11 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (1.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.14%) Web Services
4 1 (0.57%) Ajax
4 1 (0.57%) JSON
4 1 (0.57%) REST
4 1 (0.57%) SOAP
4 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (34.66%) Mobile App
2 32 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (13.07%) Management Information System
4 14 (7.95%) Cyberthreat
5 13 (7.39%) PKI
6 8 (4.55%) Cryptography
7 6 (3.41%) Smartphone
7 6 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.14%) iPad
10 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.14%) Robotics
11 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 75 (42.61%) Linux
2 62 (35.23%) Windows
3 48 (27.27%) Kali Linux
4 41 (23.30%) VxWorks
5 15 (8.52%) Unix
6 12 (6.82%) Solaris
7 9 (5.11%) FreeBSD
7 9 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (5.11%) Windows Server
7 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.41%) Android
9 3 (1.70%) AIX
10 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.14%) KNOPPIX
11 1 (0.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (69.89%) Penetration Testing
2 118 (67.05%) Cybersecurity
3 78 (44.32%) Ethical Hacking
4 64 (36.36%) Security Testing
5 43 (24.43%) Information Security
6 36 (20.45%) Source Code Analysis
7 30 (17.05%) OWASP
8 23 (13.07%) Open Source
9 20 (11.36%) SIEM
10 19 (10.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 17 (9.66%) Identity Access Management
12 15 (8.52%) Project Management
13 13 (7.39%) ITIL
13 13 (7.39%) Security Architecture
14 10 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (5.68%) OSINT
14 10 (5.68%) Risk Management
15 9 (5.11%) PRINCE2
15 9 (5.11%) Time Management
15 9 (5.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 76 (43.18%) Java
2 72 (40.91%) C++
3 65 (36.93%) Python
4 56 (31.82%) C
5 31 (17.61%) PowerShell
6 30 (17.05%) Bash Shell
7 29 (16.48%) C#
8 24 (13.64%) SQL
9 22 (12.50%) Perl
10 19 (10.80%) Ruby
11 11 (6.25%) JavaScript
12 4 (2.27%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.27%) VB
13 2 (1.14%) PHP
14 1 (0.57%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 65 (36.93%) CREST Certified
3 61 (34.66%) DV Cleared
4 47 (26.70%) CEH
5 39 (22.16%) SC Cleared
6 37 (21.02%) CISSP
7 34 (19.32%) CHECK Team Leader
8 31 (17.61%) CHECK Team Member
9 16 (9.09%) Degree
9 16 (9.09%) OSCP
10 14 (7.95%) CISM
10 14 (7.95%) GCIH
10 14 (7.95%) SANS
11 12 (6.82%) CCNA
11 12 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (6.25%) CISA
13 10 (5.68%) CCNP
14 9 (5.11%) CompTIA Security+
14 9 (5.11%) Security+ Certification
15 7 (3.98%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.25%) QA
2 7 (3.98%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.57%) ISO27002
System Software
1 12 (6.82%) Snort
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 145 (82.39%) Nessus
2 84 (47.73%) Nmap
3 10 (5.68%) EnCase
4 8 (4.55%) HP Fortify
5 6 (3.41%) Nexpose
6 3 (1.70%) QRadar
6 3 (1.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.70%) WebInspect
7 2 (1.14%) Core Impact
8 1 (0.57%) FTK
Vendors
1 28 (15.91%) Cisco
2 27 (15.34%) Juniper
3 21 (11.93%) Fortinet
3 21 (11.93%) Nokia
4 12 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.68%) IBM
6 8 (4.55%) Veracode
7 6 (3.41%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.41%) Palo Alto
7 6 (3.41%) Symantec
8 5 (2.84%) ArcSight
8 5 (2.84%) Intel Security
9 4 (2.27%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.70%) FireEye
10 3 (1.70%) HP
10 3 (1.70%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.14%) Cognizant
11 2 (1.14%) QNX
Banbury, Oxfordshire
AAP3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 27 days ago