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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 850 824 810
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 24 25 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.025% 0.062%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.25% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 54
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £32,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -11.56%
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
11479 9889 11100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.71% 9.95% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9549 8483 9634
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
London +3 12 £67,500 +1.88%
South East -35 8 £38,500 +54.00%
South West -22 2 £63,500 -15.33%
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 £32,500 -
Nmap
UK

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (87.72%) Windows
1 50 (87.72%) Linux
2 39 (68.42%) Nessus
3 35 (61.40%) Metasploit
4 33 (57.89%) Firewall
5 32 (56.14%) CISSP
6 31 (54.39%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (52.63%) UNIX
7 30 (52.63%) Perl
7 30 (52.63%) tcpdump
8 28 (49.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (49.12%) Snort
9 27 (47.37%) SIEM
10 26 (45.61%) Bash Shell
11 25 (43.86%) Wireshark
11 25 (43.86%) SQL
12 23 (40.35%) Cisco
13 22 (38.60%) Red Hat
13 22 (38.60%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (36.84%) CCNP
15 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (33.33%) Python
16 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (33.33%) Ruby
17 18 (31.58%) Management Information System
17 18 (31.58%) CheckPoint
18 17 (29.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 17 (29.82%) CCNA
19 16 (28.07%) ITIL
19 16 (28.07%) Sophos

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (10.53%) IIS
1 6 (10.53%) Apache
2 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (57.89%) Firewall
2 30 (52.63%) tcpdump
3 25 (43.86%) Wireshark
4 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
5 11 (19.30%) LAN
5 11 (19.30%) WAN
6 10 (17.54%) Internet
6 10 (17.54%) Reverse Proxy
7 9 (15.79%) Network Security
8 6 (10.53%) HTTP
8 6 (10.53%) DNS
9 3 (5.26%) Wireless
9 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.51%) WPA
10 2 (3.51%) SSL
10 2 (3.51%) DHCP
10 2 (3.51%) FTP
10 2 (3.51%) 802.11
10 2 (3.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.75%) Redis
2 1 (1.75%) Infinispan
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (61.40%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) German Language
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Security Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) IT Security Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Security Specialist
4 9 (15.79%) Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Information Specialist
5 7 (12.28%) Information Security Specialist
6 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Penetration Tester
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Security Tester
9 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Security Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Support Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Security Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.51%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.28%) Cryptography
4 4 (7.02%) Open Source
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 2 (3.51%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (3.51%) RMADS
6 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 50 (87.72%) Windows
1 50 (87.72%) Linux
2 30 (52.63%) UNIX
3 28 (49.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (19.30%) CentOS
8 10 (17.54%) FreeBSD
8 10 (17.54%) Solaris
9 9 (15.79%) Ubuntu
10 4 (7.02%) Windows NT
10 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
11 3 (5.26%) Mac OS
12 2 (3.51%) VMS
12 2 (3.51%) AIX
12 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) SIEM
2 22 (38.60%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (29.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 16 (28.07%) ITIL
5 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (24.56%) Information Security
7 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
8 7 (12.28%) OWASP
8 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
8 7 (12.28%) Project Management
9 4 (7.02%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
9 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
10 3 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.26%) Security Management
11 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.51%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Perl
2 26 (45.61%) Bash Shell
3 25 (43.86%) SQL
4 19 (33.33%) Python
4 19 (33.33%) Ruby
5 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
6 11 (19.30%) Java
7 9 (15.79%) PHP
7 9 (15.79%) C
8 7 (12.28%) C++
9 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) CISSP
2 31 (54.39%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (36.84%) CCNP
4 17 (29.82%) CCNA
5 15 (26.32%) OSCP
6 12 (21.05%) CCSE
7 11 (19.30%) CEH
8 10 (17.54%) MCSE
8 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (15.79%) CISA
9 9 (15.79%) CISM
9 9 (15.79%) RHCE
10 8 (14.04%) GPEN
11 7 (12.28%) OSCE
11 7 (12.28%) Degree
11 7 (12.28%) GSEC
12 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
13 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
14 2 (3.51%) CWNA
15 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) PCI DSS
2 10 (17.54%) HIPAA
3 3 (5.26%) COBIT
3 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (49.12%) Snort
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) Samba
3 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.51%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (68.42%) Nessus
2 6 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (7.02%) CORE IMPACT
4 3 (5.26%) WSUS
5 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.75%) Puppet
6 1 (1.75%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Cisco
2 22 (38.60%) Red Hat
3 18 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 16 (28.07%) Sophos
4 16 (28.07%) Imperva
5 14 (24.56%) Blue Coat
6 10 (17.54%) Websense
7 8 (14.04%) Juniper
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.53%) Splunk
10 5 (8.77%) HP
10 5 (8.77%) CA
11 4 (7.02%) Oracle
12 3 (5.26%) LANDesk
12 3 (5.26%) Qualys
12 3 (5.26%) ArcSight
12 3 (5.26%) Q1 Labs
12 3 (5.26%) Novell
12 3 (5.26%) Lotus
12 3 (5.26%) IBM