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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 849 831 804
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -27
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 23 22 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.022% 0.070%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% 0.22% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 63
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £75,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
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
11659 10053 11106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.90% 10.07% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9743 8630 9660
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 10 £65,000 -18.75%
South East -21 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South West -28 2 £63,500 -15.33%
North West -17 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Yorkshire -33 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £19,000 -
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UK

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (88.33%) Windows
2 51 (85.00%) Linux
3 38 (63.33%) Nessus
4 34 (56.67%) Metasploit
5 33 (55.00%) Firewall
5 33 (55.00%) CISSP
6 31 (51.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (50.00%) UNIX
8 29 (48.33%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (48.33%) SIEM
9 28 (46.67%) tcpdump
9 28 (46.67%) Perl
10 26 (43.33%) Snort
11 25 (41.67%) SQL
11 25 (41.67%) Bash Shell
11 25 (41.67%) Wireshark
11 25 (41.67%) Vulnerability Management
12 24 (40.00%) Cisco
13 21 (35.00%) Red Hat
14 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (33.33%) CCNP
15 19 (31.67%) ITIL
15 19 (31.67%) Penetration Testing
15 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (30.00%) Ruby
16 18 (30.00%) Information Security
16 18 (30.00%) CheckPoint
17 17 (28.33%) Management Information System
17 17 (28.33%) Python
18 16 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (11.67%) Apache
1 7 (11.67%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (55.00%) Firewall
2 28 (46.67%) tcpdump
3 25 (41.67%) Wireshark
4 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
5 11 (18.33%) LAN
5 11 (18.33%) WAN
6 10 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 9 (15.00%) Network Security
7 9 (15.00%) Internet
8 6 (10.00%) DNS
8 6 (10.00%) HTTP
9 3 (5.00%) Wireless
9 3 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.33%) VLAN
10 2 (3.33%) WPA
10 2 (3.33%) 802.11
10 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.33%) SSL
10 2 (3.33%) SAN
10 2 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) Redis
2 1 (1.67%) Infinispan
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (56.67%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Advertising
3 2 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Security Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Security Specialist
3 11 (18.33%) Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Tester
4 6 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 6 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (10.00%) Information Specialist
5 5 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Security Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Security Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) HTML
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.00%) Open Source
5 2 (3.33%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Replication
5 2 (3.33%) Clustering
5 2 (3.33%) RMADS
6 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.67%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 53 (88.33%) Windows
2 51 (85.00%) Linux
3 31 (51.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (50.00%) UNIX
5 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (16.67%) CentOS
8 10 (16.67%) Solaris
8 10 (16.67%) FreeBSD
9 8 (13.33%) Ubuntu
10 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
11 4 (6.67%) Windows NT
12 3 (5.00%) Mac OS
13 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
13 2 (3.33%) VMS
13 2 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) SIEM
2 25 (41.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 19 (31.67%) ITIL
3 19 (31.67%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (30.00%) Information Security
5 16 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 10 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.67%) Business Continuity
8 6 (10.00%) Security Management
8 6 (10.00%) Project Management
8 6 (10.00%) OWASP
8 6 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) Perl
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
2 25 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 18 (30.00%) Ruby
4 17 (28.33%) Python
5 14 (23.33%) PowerShell
6 10 (16.67%) Java
7 8 (13.33%) PHP
7 8 (13.33%) C
8 6 (10.00%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (55.00%) CISSP
2 29 (48.33%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (33.33%) CCNP
4 15 (25.00%) CCNA
5 13 (21.67%) OSCP
6 12 (20.00%) CCSE
7 11 (18.33%) CEH
7 11 (18.33%) CISA
7 11 (18.33%) CISM
8 9 (15.00%) MCSE
8 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (11.67%) RHCE
9 7 (11.67%) GPEN
9 7 (11.67%) Degree
10 6 (10.00%) GSEC
11 5 (8.33%) OSCE
12 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
13 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
14 2 (3.33%) CWNA
15 1 (1.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 8 (13.33%) HIPAA
3 6 (10.00%) COBIT
4 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (43.33%) Snort
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Samba
3 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (63.33%) Nessus
2 6 (10.00%) WSUS
2 6 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (6.67%) CORE IMPACT
4 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.67%) WebInspect
5 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Cisco
2 21 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 18 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (23.33%) Sophos
4 14 (23.33%) Blue Coat
4 14 (23.33%) Imperva
5 10 (16.67%) Websense
6 8 (13.33%) Juniper
6 8 (13.33%) CA
7 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.00%) IBM
8 6 (10.00%) Splunk
8 6 (10.00%) ArcSight
8 6 (10.00%) Q1 Labs
8 6 (10.00%) LANDesk
8 6 (10.00%) Qualys
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle
9 5 (8.33%) HP
10 3 (5.00%) Novell
10 3 (5.00%) Lotus