The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tenable Nessus
UK / England
Rank 739 758 881
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +123
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 85 155 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.27% 2.01% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 70 113 50
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £50,550 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.50% +6.42%

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
6669 7698 7464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.48% 8.07% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5515 6282 6007
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Nessus as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

Nessus Salary Histogram in England

Nessus
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
London +61 52 £65,000 +10.63% 3
South East +18 13 £65,000 +52.94% 4
Yorkshire +22 7 £43,750 -25.53%
West Midlands +29 4 £47,500 -9.52% 5
North West -5 4 £37,124 +40.08% 2
South West +10 3 - - 3
East of England +1 2 £39,000 -35.00% 1
Nessus
UK

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 162 (58.27%) Information Security
2 147 (52.88%) Windows
3 146 (52.52%) Linux
4 120 (43.17%) CISSP
5 104 (37.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 96 (34.53%) Penetration Testing
7 90 (32.37%) Cybersecurity
8 87 (31.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 85 (30.58%) Firewall
9 85 (30.58%) Finance
10 82 (29.50%) Qualys
10 82 (29.50%) Splunk
11 81 (29.14%) SIEM
12 80 (28.78%) CISA
13 76 (27.34%) Nmap
14 72 (25.90%) Python
15 71 (25.54%) Management Information System
16 67 (24.10%) CISM
17 65 (23.38%) TCP/IP
17 65 (23.38%) GIAC
18 62 (22.30%) C
19 61 (21.94%) Intel Security
20 59 (21.22%) Java
21 58 (20.86%) CEH
21 58 (20.86%) Security Cleared
22 57 (20.50%) Network Security
23 56 (20.14%) C++
24 54 (19.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
24 54 (19.42%) Security Monitoring
25 53 (19.06%) Security Operations

Nessus
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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (7.91%) IIS
2 11 (3.96%) Apache
3 10 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.44%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.44%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.44%) SaaS
3 3 (1.08%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) IaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Office 365
4 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (30.58%) Firewall
2 65 (23.38%) TCP/IP
3 57 (20.50%) Network Security
4 28 (10.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 23 (8.27%) LAN
5 23 (8.27%) WAN
6 18 (6.47%) Wireshark
7 17 (6.12%) VPN
8 15 (5.40%) Wireless
9 14 (5.04%) Internet
10 12 (4.32%) Broadband
10 12 (4.32%) LTE
11 9 (3.24%) SSH
12 7 (2.52%) HTTP
13 6 (2.16%) Ethernet
13 6 (2.16%) MPLS
14 5 (1.80%) IPsec
14 5 (1.80%) SSL
15 4 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.60%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.88%) InfluxDB
3 8 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (17.27%) Metasploit
2 21 (7.55%) Burp Suite
3 9 (3.24%) AppScan
4 7 (2.52%) Paros
4 7 (2.52%) WebScarab
5 2 (0.72%) sqlmap
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (30.58%) Finance
2 50 (17.99%) Telecoms
3 47 (16.91%) Banking
4 14 (5.04%) Games
5 5 (1.80%) Legal
6 4 (1.44%) French Language
7 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.36%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 93 (33.45%) Analyst
2 84 (30.22%) Security Analyst
3 74 (26.62%) Security Engineer
4 61 (21.94%) Tester
5 55 (19.78%) Penetration Tester
6 48 (17.27%) Information Security Engineer
7 36 (12.95%) Security Tester
8 33 (11.87%) Senior Analyst
9 32 (11.51%) Security Penetration Tester
10 30 (10.79%) Senior Security Analyst
11 22 (7.91%) Splunk Engineer
12 19 (6.83%) Information Analyst
12 19 (6.83%) Information Security Analyst
12 19 (6.83%) Senior Tester
13 18 (6.47%) Consultant
13 18 (6.47%) Senior Penetration Tester
14 17 (6.12%) Cybersecurity Analyst
14 17 (6.12%) Security Consultant
15 16 (5.76%) IT Analyst
15 16 (5.76%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.19%) SailPoint
2 19 (6.83%) Web Services
3 8 (2.88%) .NET
4 6 (2.16%) HTML
5 4 (1.44%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.72%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.72%) CGI
6 2 (0.72%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 71 (25.54%) Management Information System
2 38 (13.67%) Computer Science
3 29 (10.43%) PKI
4 27 (9.71%) Security Operations Centre
5 16 (5.76%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.96%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (3.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 9 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.52%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (2.16%) Cyber Attack
10 6 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.44%) CESG
11 4 (1.44%) iPad
12 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.08%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.36%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.36%) EMC VNX
13 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 147 (52.88%) Windows
2 146 (52.52%) Linux
3 34 (12.23%) Windows Server
4 26 (9.35%) VxWorks
5 24 (8.63%) Unix
6 23 (8.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (5.76%) Kali Linux
9 6 (2.16%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.80%) Debian
10 5 (1.80%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.44%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.44%) Windows NT
11 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.08%) Android
13 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.36%) KNOPPIX
13 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (58.27%) Information Security
2 104 (37.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 96 (34.53%) Penetration Testing
4 90 (32.37%) Cybersecurity
5 87 (31.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 81 (29.14%) SIEM
7 54 (19.42%) Security Monitoring
7 54 (19.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 53 (19.06%) Security Operations
9 44 (15.83%) Ethical Hacking
10 36 (12.95%) Security Testing
11 34 (12.23%) OWASP
12 31 (11.15%) Incident Management
13 30 (10.79%) Source Code Analysis
14 29 (10.43%) Identity Access Management
15 24 (8.63%) Risk Management
16 23 (8.27%) Privileged Access Management
17 20 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (6.12%) Dashboard Development
19 15 (5.40%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 72 (25.90%) Python
2 62 (22.30%) C
3 59 (21.22%) Java
4 56 (20.14%) C++
5 44 (15.83%) Perl
6 26 (9.35%) Ruby
7 23 (8.27%) Bash Shell
8 22 (7.91%) SQL
9 12 (4.32%) Bourne shell
9 12 (4.32%) Korn
10 9 (3.24%) JavaScript
11 7 (2.52%) C#
11 7 (2.52%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.44%) PHP
12 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.72%) VB
14 1 (0.36%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (43.17%) CISSP
2 80 (28.78%) CISA
3 67 (24.10%) CISM
4 65 (23.38%) GIAC
5 58 (20.86%) CEH
5 58 (20.86%) Security Cleared
6 33 (11.87%) OSCP
7 32 (11.51%) DV Cleared
8 27 (9.71%) Degree
8 27 (9.71%) SANS
9 26 (9.35%) GSEC
10 25 (8.99%) CREST Certified
11 16 (5.76%) SC Cleared
12 15 (5.40%) GISF
13 14 (5.04%) GCIH
14 11 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (3.96%) IISP
15 10 (3.60%) CHECK Team Leader
15 10 (3.60%) GPEN
16 8 (2.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.79%) PCI DSS
2 26 (9.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.72%) GDPR
4 1 (0.36%) GPG13
4 1 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.36%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (14.03%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.88%) ProxySG
5 6 (2.16%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.16%) XenServer
6 5 (1.80%) Snort
7 4 (1.44%) XenApp
8 3 (1.08%) vSphere
9 2 (0.72%) Samba
10 1 (0.36%) pfSense
10 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 76 (27.34%) Nmap
2 45 (16.19%) McAfee ePO
3 29 (10.43%) SCCM
4 25 (8.99%) OpenVAS
5 23 (8.27%) PowerBroker
6 12 (4.32%) QRadar
7 8 (2.88%) CSIRT
7 8 (2.88%) WSUS
8 7 (2.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (2.16%) Nexpose
10 5 (1.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 4 (1.44%) Core Impact
12 3 (1.08%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 2 (0.72%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.72%) Kibana
13 2 (0.72%) logstash
14 1 (0.36%) Ansible
14 1 (0.36%) OSSEC
14 1 (0.36%) Puppet
14 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 82 (29.50%) Qualys
1 82 (29.50%) Splunk
2 61 (21.94%) Intel Security
3 52 (18.71%) CyberArk
4 32 (11.51%) Microsoft
5 30 (10.79%) Aveksa
6 27 (9.71%) Cybereason
7 23 (8.27%) Bomgar
8 22 (7.91%) ArcSight
9 21 (7.55%) Cisco
10 17 (6.12%) LogRhythm
10 17 (6.12%) Palo Alto
10 17 (6.12%) Symantec
11 16 (5.76%) CheckPoint
12 15 (5.40%) VMware
13 11 (3.96%) Coverity
13 11 (3.96%) Oracle
14 10 (3.60%) BeyondTrust
14 10 (3.60%) HP
14 10 (3.60%) IBM
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