The first table below looks at the demand for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 16 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 Systems Management category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 825 789 777
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -12
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 77 74 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.070% 0.094%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.10% 1.23% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 32 78
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6988 6014 5715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.11% 5.67% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5573 4688 4802
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Nessus
UK

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nessus across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in England

Nessus
Salary Trend in England

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

Nessus Salary Trend in England

Nessus
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Nessus Salary Histogram in England

Nessus
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the England region over the 3 months to 16 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
East of England +21 27 £45,000 -
London -65 21 £60,000 +14.28% 3
South East -23 14 £47,500 +5.55%
North West - 8 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -44 5 £37,500 -8.53%
South West -3 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 - 1
Nessus
UK

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 73 (54.89%) Firewall
2 66 (49.62%) SIEM
3 65 (48.87%) Linux
3 65 (48.87%) CISSP
4 64 (48.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 61 (45.86%) Windows
6 60 (45.11%) Information Security
7 57 (42.86%) Network Security
8 54 (40.60%) Cisco Certification
9 50 (37.59%) CheckPoint
9 50 (37.59%) SQL
10 43 (32.33%) Metasploit
11 42 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 41 (30.83%) Nmap
13 40 (30.08%) CCNA
14 39 (29.32%) Cisco
15 37 (27.82%) VPN
15 37 (27.82%) Snort
15 37 (27.82%) Security Cleared
16 33 (24.81%) Penetration Testing
16 33 (24.81%) Perl
17 32 (24.06%) Oracle
18 30 (22.56%) CCNP
18 30 (22.56%) Intrusion Detection
18 30 (22.56%) CEH
19 29 (21.80%) PCI DSS
19 29 (21.80%) Internet
19 29 (21.80%) Red Hat
19 29 (21.80%) Python
20 27 (20.30%) Juniper

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Nessus 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 Nessus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.04%) IIS
1 20 (15.04%) Apache
2 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (4.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (54.89%) Firewall
2 57 (42.86%) Network Security
3 37 (27.82%) VPN
4 30 (22.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 29 (21.80%) Internet
6 25 (18.80%) tcpdump
7 20 (15.04%) DNS
7 20 (15.04%) LAN
8 19 (14.29%) WAN
9 18 (13.53%) MPLS
10 15 (11.28%) TCP/IP
10 15 (11.28%) SSL
11 14 (10.53%) Wireshark
12 10 (7.52%) Wireless
13 9 (6.77%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (5.26%) IPsec
14 7 (5.26%) OSPF
14 7 (5.26%) BGP
14 7 (5.26%) EIGRP
14 7 (5.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) MySQL
2 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (32.33%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 14 (10.53%) Finance
2 11 (8.27%) Advertising
3 6 (4.51%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (42.11%) Security Engineer
2 28 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 27 (20.30%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (13.53%) Security Analyst
4 18 (13.53%) Analyst
5 17 (12.78%) Consultant
6 15 (11.28%) Security Specialist
7 14 (10.53%) Security Consultant
8 13 (9.77%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (9.77%) Architect
8 13 (9.77%) Security Architect
9 11 (8.27%) Information Architect
9 11 (8.27%) Information Security Architect
10 10 (7.52%) Penetration Test Consultant
11 7 (5.26%) Test Consultant
12 6 (4.51%) Information Analyst
12 6 (4.51%) Information Security Analyst
12 6 (4.51%) Senior Security Analyst
12 6 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.26%) XML
2 1 (0.75%) JSON
2 1 (0.75%) RESTful
2 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.80%) Management Information System
2 14 (10.53%) PKI
3 12 (9.02%) Open Source
4 10 (7.52%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.51%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.50%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.50%) SCADA
7 1 (0.75%) CESG
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 65 (48.87%) Linux
2 61 (45.86%) Windows
3 23 (17.29%) Ubuntu
3 23 (17.29%) CentOS
4 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (9.02%) UNIX
7 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.50%) Solaris
8 2 (1.50%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.75%) Android
9 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.62%) SIEM
2 64 (48.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 60 (45.11%) Information Security
4 33 (24.81%) Penetration Testing
5 26 (19.55%) Service Management
6 24 (18.05%) Vulnerability Management
7 21 (15.79%) Cyber Security
8 18 (13.53%) Capacity Management
8 18 (13.53%) Risk Management
9 17 (12.78%) Security Architecture
10 11 (8.27%) Security Testing
10 11 (8.27%) OWASP
11 9 (6.77%) ITIL
12 8 (6.02%) Business Continuity
13 7 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (4.51%) Change Management
14 6 (4.51%) Migration
14 6 (4.51%) Scrum
14 6 (4.51%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.59%) SQL
2 33 (24.81%) Perl
3 29 (21.80%) Python
4 25 (18.80%) Ruby
5 24 (18.05%) Bash Shell
6 21 (15.79%) PHP
7 8 (6.02%) C++
8 7 (5.26%) Java
9 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.75%) C
10 1 (0.75%) C#
10 1 (0.75%) VB
10 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (48.87%) CISSP
2 54 (40.60%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (30.08%) CCNA
4 37 (27.82%) Security Cleared
5 30 (22.56%) CCNP
5 30 (22.56%) CEH
6 26 (19.55%) SC Cleared
6 26 (19.55%) OSCP
7 21 (15.79%) OSCE
8 18 (13.53%) Degree
9 12 (9.02%) CCIE
10 11 (8.27%) GSEC
11 9 (6.77%) GPEN
12 7 (5.26%) GIAC
12 7 (5.26%) CCSP
13 6 (4.51%) CISM
13 6 (4.51%) Security+ Certification
14 5 (3.76%) CCSA
14 5 (3.76%) RHCE
14 5 (3.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (21.80%) PCI DSS
3 21 (15.79%) HIPAA
4 6 (4.51%) SLA
5 4 (3.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.50%) COBIT
6 2 (1.50%) GPG13
System Software
1 41 (30.83%) Nmap
2 37 (27.82%) Snort
3 11 (8.27%) ISA Server
4 8 (6.02%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.50%) Squid
6 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.75%) XenApp
6 1 (0.75%) XenServer
6 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) CORE IMPACT
1 10 (7.52%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (7.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (5.26%) WSUS
3 3 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (37.59%) CheckPoint
2 39 (29.32%) Cisco
3 32 (24.06%) Oracle
4 29 (21.80%) Red Hat
5 27 (20.30%) Juniper
6 26 (19.55%) Blue Coat
7 23 (17.29%) McAfee
8 22 (16.54%) Sophos
8 22 (16.54%) Imperva
9 21 (15.79%) Lumension
10 16 (12.03%) Qualys
11 15 (11.28%) IBM
12 14 (10.53%) Websense
13 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
13 13 (9.77%) Sourcefire
14 12 (9.02%) ArcSight
15 11 (8.27%) TippingPoint
15 11 (8.27%) Symantec
16 10 (7.52%) IronPort
16 10 (7.52%) Becrypt
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