The first table below looks at the demand for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank 877 836 876
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +40
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 25 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.019% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 10
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +1.56%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18270 15621 17554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.17% 15.01% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15171 13483 15547
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Metasploit
UK

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in England

Metasploit
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -8 13 £47,500 -15.55%
London -47 10 £67,500 -3.57% 1
South West -9 1 - -
Metasploit
UK

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit.

1 43 (72.88%) Nessus
2 35 (59.32%) CEH
3 34 (57.63%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (57.63%) Linux
3 34 (57.63%) Python
4 32 (54.24%) Ruby
4 32 (54.24%) Nmap
5 31 (52.54%) PCI DSS
6 30 (50.85%) CISSP
7 28 (47.46%) OSCP
8 27 (45.76%) Snort
8 27 (45.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 25 (42.37%) Windows
9 25 (42.37%) SQL
9 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
10 24 (40.68%) Perl
10 24 (40.68%) PHP
10 24 (40.68%) tcpdump
11 23 (38.98%) Red Hat
11 23 (38.98%) Firewall
11 23 (38.98%) SIEM
12 22 (37.29%) Sophos
12 22 (37.29%) Imperva
13 21 (35.59%) HIPAA
13 21 (35.59%) CentOS
13 21 (35.59%) Ubuntu
13 21 (35.59%) OSCE
14 19 (32.20%) Information Security
14 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) tcpdump
2 23 (38.98%) Firewall
3 12 (20.34%) Wireshark
4 9 (15.25%) Network Security
5 3 (5.08%) LAN
6 2 (3.39%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 2 (3.39%) Wireless
7 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.69%) Internet
7 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) iGaming
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Security Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Tester
3 10 (16.95%) Penetration Tester
4 8 (13.56%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Test Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Security Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Security Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Tester
8 2 (3.39%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Security Specialist
9 1 (1.69%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Information Specialist
9 1 (1.69%) Mobile Tester
9 1 (1.69%) Application Security Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Manager
9 1 (1.69%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Ajax
1 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) JSON
2 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Open Source
2 3 (5.08%) SCADA
3 2 (3.39%) Online Games
3 2 (3.39%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Linux
2 25 (42.37%) Windows
3 21 (35.59%) CentOS
3 21 (35.59%) Ubuntu
4 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) UNIX
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.39%) FreeBSD
6 2 (3.39%) Solaris
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) Android
7 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (45.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 23 (38.98%) SIEM
4 19 (32.20%) Information Security
5 11 (18.64%) OWASP
6 9 (15.25%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (13.56%) Project Management
8 5 (8.47%) Manual Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Mobile Commerce
10 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (5.08%) Security Testing
11 2 (3.39%) Online Marketing
11 2 (3.39%) Reverse Engineering
11 2 (3.39%) Web Development
11 2 (3.39%) ITIL
11 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.39%) Risk Assessment
12 1 (1.69%) Static Code Analysis
12 1 (1.69%) Cyber Security
12 1 (1.69%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) Python
2 32 (54.24%) Ruby
3 25 (42.37%) SQL
3 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
4 24 (40.68%) Perl
4 24 (40.68%) PHP
5 8 (13.56%) C++
6 6 (10.17%) Java
7 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.39%) C
8 1 (1.69%) Tcl
8 1 (1.69%) C#
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.69%) Lua
Qualifications
1 35 (59.32%) CEH
2 30 (50.85%) CISSP
3 28 (47.46%) OSCP
4 21 (35.59%) OSCE
5 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (28.81%) CCNA
7 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
8 9 (15.25%) Degree
9 6 (10.17%) RHCE
9 6 (10.17%) GPEN
10 5 (8.47%) GIAC
11 4 (6.78%) CCNP
12 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
13 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
13 2 (3.39%) CCSE
13 2 (3.39%) OSWP
14 1 (1.69%) CISA
14 1 (1.69%) CISM
14 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (52.54%) PCI DSS
2 21 (35.59%) HIPAA
3 9 (15.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (10.17%) SLA
5 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.69%) BS25999
System Software
1 32 (54.24%) Nmap
2 27 (45.76%) Snort
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (72.88%) Nessus
2 10 (16.95%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Red Hat
2 22 (37.29%) Sophos
2 22 (37.29%) Imperva
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.39%) Websense
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Huawei
5 1 (1.69%) Coverity
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