The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 810 791 772
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 41 80 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.080% 0.073%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.61% 1.28% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40 61 46
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Nessus
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6708 6243 5669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.72% 6.27% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5393 4935 4474
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 22 £46,500 -19.13% 5
North West -6 7 £44,000 - 2
South East -39 6 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Yorkshire -2 3 £42,500 - 1
East of England -29 1 - -
South West - 1 £80,000 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 - 1
Nessus
UK

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 70 (61.40%) Information Security
2 43 (37.72%) Penetration Testing
2 43 (37.72%) CISSP
3 37 (32.46%) Metasploit
4 36 (31.58%) SIEM
5 28 (24.56%) CEH
6 26 (22.81%) Network Security
7 25 (21.93%) Ethical Hacking
8 24 (21.05%) Windows
9 23 (20.18%) Firewall
10 22 (19.30%) Management Information System
11 21 (18.42%) Degree
12 20 (17.54%) Vulnerability Management
13 19 (16.67%) Qualys
13 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 18 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 18 (15.79%) Computer Science
15 17 (14.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 17 (14.91%) LAN
15 17 (14.91%) Linux
16 16 (14.04%) WAN
16 16 (14.04%) Nmap
17 15 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
17 15 (13.16%) SQL
17 15 (13.16%) CISM
17 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (13.16%) Computer Security
18 14 (12.28%) GCIA
18 14 (12.28%) GCIH
19 13 (11.40%) Websense

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.81%) Network Security
2 23 (20.18%) Firewall
3 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 17 (14.91%) LAN
5 16 (14.04%) WAN
6 15 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (9.65%) Wireshark
7 11 (9.65%) VPN
8 9 (7.89%) tcpdump
9 7 (6.14%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (5.26%) Wireless
11 2 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.75%) DNS
11 2 (1.75%) Internet
11 2 (1.75%) SNMP
11 2 (1.75%) VoIP
12 1 (0.88%) IntruShield
Development Applications
1 37 (32.46%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.75%) AppScan
General
1 10 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Law
2 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.75%) Advertising
3 2 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) French Language
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (29.82%) Analyst
2 33 (28.95%) Security Analyst
3 31 (27.19%) Security Engineer
4 23 (20.18%) Penetration Tester
4 23 (20.18%) Tester
5 15 (13.16%) Graduate
6 13 (11.40%) Ethical Hacker
7 8 (7.02%) Information Security Engineer
7 8 (7.02%) Consultant
8 7 (6.14%) Network Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Operations Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Security Operations Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Security Tester
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Technician
10 5 (4.39%) Information Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) Security Consultant
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Security Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) .NET
1 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Management Information System
2 18 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.02%) Open Source
4 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.51%) Tandem
5 2 (1.75%) Statistics
5 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.75%) CMDB
5 2 (1.75%) Online Games
5 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Windows
2 17 (14.91%) Linux
3 7 (6.14%) UNIX
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.40%) Information Security
2 43 (37.72%) Penetration Testing
3 36 (31.58%) SIEM
4 25 (21.93%) Ethical Hacking
5 20 (17.54%) Vulnerability Management
6 18 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 15 (13.16%) Computer Security
8 12 (10.53%) OWASP
9 11 (9.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (8.77%) Time Management
10 10 (8.77%) Problem Management
10 10 (8.77%) CRM
11 9 (7.89%) Risk Management
11 9 (7.89%) Security Testing
12 7 (6.14%) Network Management
13 6 (5.26%) Data Protection
14 5 (4.39%) Risk Assessment
14 5 (4.39%) Change Management
14 5 (4.39%) Security Management
14 5 (4.39%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (2.63%) C
2 3 (2.63%) Java
2 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.75%) C#
3 2 (1.75%) C++
3 2 (1.75%) Python
3 2 (1.75%) Ruby
3 2 (1.75%) Perl
3 2 (1.75%) PHP
4 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (37.72%) CISSP
2 28 (24.56%) CEH
3 21 (18.42%) Degree
4 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (13.16%) CISM
5 14 (12.28%) GCIA
5 14 (12.28%) GCIH
6 11 (9.65%) CCNA
7 10 (8.77%) SSCP
7 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
8 9 (7.89%) CCNP
8 9 (7.89%) CCSA
8 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (7.89%) MCSE
8 9 (7.89%) MCSA
9 8 (7.02%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (6.14%) Check Point Certification
10 7 (6.14%) CCSE
10 7 (6.14%) MCITP
11 6 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.02%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.26%) SLA
4 2 (1.75%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 16 (14.04%) Nmap
2 7 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.14%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (11.40%) CORE IMPACT
2 5 (4.39%) WSUS
3 3 (2.63%) SCCM
3 3 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (16.67%) Qualys
2 13 (11.40%) Websense
2 13 (11.40%) Splunk
3 12 (10.53%) Sourcefire
3 12 (10.53%) Cisco
4 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.77%) VMware
6 9 (7.89%) Tripwire
7 8 (7.02%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.39%) Symantec
8 5 (4.39%) Rapid7
8 5 (4.39%) F5
9 4 (3.51%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.51%) McAfee
10 3 (2.63%) Altiris
10 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.63%) HP
10 3 (2.63%) IBM
11 2 (1.75%) Citrix
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