The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank - 164 151
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.044% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.50% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £24,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.17%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
Nessus
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
184 200 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.13% 8.72% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 137 144 113
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nessus across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Nessus
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Nessus Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 16 (94.12%) SIEM
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) CISSP
4 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (52.94%) Information Security
5 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (41.18%) Security Architecture
6 7 (41.18%) Patch Management
7 6 (35.29%) Regular Expression
7 6 (35.29%) Analytics
7 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
7 6 (35.29%) Network Security
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (35.29%) Nmap
7 6 (35.29%) DNS
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
8 5 (29.41%) CRM
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (29.41%) SSCP
8 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (29.41%) GCIA
8 5 (29.41%) GCIH
8 5 (29.41%) Retail
8 5 (29.41%) Time Management

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security
2 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Security Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Security Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) CISSP Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) SIEM
2 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (52.94%) Information Security
4 7 (41.18%) Patch Management
4 7 (41.18%) Security Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) Analytics
6 5 (29.41%) CRM
6 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Time Management
7 3 (17.65%) Document Management
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.88%) Security Management
8 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
8 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
1 6 (35.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CISSP
2 5 (29.41%) GCIA
2 5 (29.41%) GCIH
2 5 (29.41%) SSCP
3 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CISMP
3 1 (5.88%) CLAS
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Nmap
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
1 1 (5.88%) Sophos
1 1 (5.88%) VMware