The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 875 855 808
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -47
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 18 7 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.007% 0.065%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.065% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 57
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
Nmap
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12656 10797 11233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.85% 10.56% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10758 9112 9758
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in England

Nmap
Salary Trend in England

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

Nmap Salary Trend in England

Nmap
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nmap across the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Nmap Salary Histogram in England

Nmap
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nmap within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
(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
South East -16 4 £40,000 -15.78%
London - 4 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £19,000 -
North West -6 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 -
South West - 2 £38,500 -
Nmap
UK

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Nmap 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 Nmap.

1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) Nessus
4 21 (50.00%) Firewall
5 20 (47.62%) Information Security
5 20 (47.62%) CISSP
5 20 (47.62%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (35.71%) UNIX
8 15 (35.71%) Metasploit
8 15 (35.71%) SIEM
9 14 (33.33%) Wireshark
9 14 (33.33%) SQL
9 14 (33.33%) Cisco
10 13 (30.95%) ITIL
11 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
12 11 (26.19%) CEH
13 10 (23.81%) CCNA
13 10 (23.81%) LAN
14 9 (21.43%) WAN
14 9 (21.43%) Apache
14 9 (21.43%) IIS
14 9 (21.43%) Perl
14 9 (21.43%) CCNP
14 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
15 8 (19.05%) tcpdump
15 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Nmap 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 Nmap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.43%) Apache
1 9 (21.43%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) Firewall
2 14 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
4 10 (23.81%) LAN
5 9 (21.43%) WAN
6 8 (19.05%) tcpdump
7 6 (14.29%) DNS
8 5 (11.90%) Internet
8 5 (11.90%) Network Security
9 4 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (4.76%) VLAN
10 2 (4.76%) 802.11
10 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.76%) Wireless
10 2 (4.76%) WPA
10 2 (4.76%) SSL
10 2 (4.76%) SAN
10 2 (4.76%) DHCP
10 2 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Redis
2 1 (2.38%) Infinispan
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) AppScan
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) German Language
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) French Language
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Security Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Security Specialist
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Junior
6 3 (7.14%) Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Security Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.76%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Open Source
4 2 (4.76%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (4.76%) Online Games
4 2 (4.76%) Online Gambling
4 2 (4.76%) RMADS
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
5 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Linux
3 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (35.71%) UNIX
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (9.52%) Solaris
8 4 (9.52%) FreeBSD
9 3 (7.14%) Windows NT
9 3 (7.14%) Mac OS
9 3 (7.14%) CentOS
10 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.76%) VMS
11 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Information Security
1 20 (47.62%) Vulnerability Management
2 18 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (35.71%) SIEM
4 13 (30.95%) ITIL
5 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 8 (19.05%) Security Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (14.29%) Security Management
7 6 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.52%) OWASP
9 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.76%) Project Management
10 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) Perl
2 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.90%) Ruby
5 3 (7.14%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) C
6 2 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) CISSP
2 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (26.19%) CEH
4 10 (23.81%) CCNA
5 9 (21.43%) CCNP
6 8 (19.05%) CISM
7 7 (16.67%) CISA
7 7 (16.67%) MCSE
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (14.29%) OSCP
9 5 (11.90%) CCSE
10 4 (9.52%) Degree
11 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
11 3 (7.14%) GPEN
11 3 (7.14%) MCSA
12 2 (4.76%) RHCE
12 2 (4.76%) GSEC
12 2 (4.76%) CWNA
12 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
13 1 (2.38%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
2 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (14.29%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Snort
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Samba
3 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (57.14%) Nessus
2 6 (14.29%) WSUS
3 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (7.14%) WebInspect
4 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.38%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (19.05%) IBM
2 8 (19.05%) CA
2 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.67%) Qualys
4 6 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 6 (14.29%) Q1 Labs
4 6 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.90%) Blue Coat
6 4 (9.52%) HP
6 4 (9.52%) Websense
7 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 3 (7.14%) Novell
7 3 (7.14%) Lotus
7 3 (7.14%) Juniper
8 2 (4.76%) Hitachi
8 2 (4.76%) NetApp