The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 609 645 683
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +38
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 38 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.056% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 37 4 9
Median salary £72,500 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £51,750 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £41,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+42.42% -10.81%
Metasploit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7846 7156 8505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.37% 16.47% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6822 5971 7178
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Metasploit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in London

Metasploit
Salary Trend in London

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

Metasploit Salary Trend in London

Metasploit
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Metasploit across the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in London

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Metasploit 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 London region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 59 (76.62%) Nessus
2 47 (61.04%) Penetration Testing
3 42 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
4 40 (51.95%) Firewall
5 35 (45.45%) Burp Suite
6 33 (42.86%) Security Testing
6 33 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
7 32 (41.56%) Nmap
7 32 (41.56%) Linux
8 28 (36.36%) CEH
9 26 (33.77%) CISSP
9 26 (33.77%) CREST Certified
9 26 (33.77%) Mobile App
10 25 (32.47%) SQL
10 25 (32.47%) Information Security
11 24 (31.17%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (29.87%) PowerShell
12 23 (29.87%) Java
13 22 (28.57%) Wireless
13 22 (28.57%) Bash Shell
14 21 (27.27%) SIEM
15 20 (25.97%) Windows
16 19 (24.68%) C++
17 18 (23.38%) C#
18 17 (22.08%) Network Security
18 17 (22.08%) Wireshark
19 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
19 16 (20.78%) GCIH
19 16 (20.78%) Unix
19 16 (20.78%) Kali Linux

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (51.95%) Firewall
2 22 (28.57%) Wireless
3 17 (22.08%) Network Security
3 17 (22.08%) Wireshark
4 12 (15.58%) tcpdump
5 11 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (9.09%) DNS
7 3 (3.90%) BGP
7 3 (3.90%) Internet
7 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.90%) MPLS
7 3 (3.90%) OSPF
7 3 (3.90%) VoIP
8 2 (2.60%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 35 (45.45%) Burp Suite
2 12 (15.58%) sqlmap
3 5 (6.49%) AppScan
4 3 (3.90%) Paros
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Law
3 6 (7.79%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Penetration Tester
1 30 (38.96%) Tester
2 21 (27.27%) Analyst
3 20 (25.97%) Security Analyst
4 15 (19.48%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 14 (18.18%) Security Engineer
6 10 (12.99%) Team Leader
7 9 (11.69%) Test Team Leader
8 7 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Security Penetration Tester
9 5 (6.49%) Security Tester
10 4 (5.19%) CISSP Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) SIEM Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Vulnerability Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) CISSP Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Ethical Hacker
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Penetration Tester
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Security Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.19%) HTML
3 2 (2.60%) .NET
3 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Mobile App
2 24 (31.17%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
4 13 (16.88%) PKI
5 11 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.56%) Linux
2 20 (25.97%) Windows
3 16 (20.78%) Kali Linux
3 16 (20.78%) Unix
4 11 (14.29%) FreeBSD
4 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (14.29%) Solaris
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.60%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) Penetration Testing
2 42 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
3 33 (42.86%) Security Testing
4 25 (32.47%) Information Security
5 21 (27.27%) SIEM
6 14 (18.18%) ITIL
6 14 (18.18%) OWASP
6 14 (18.18%) Security Architecture
7 12 (15.58%) Identity Access Management
8 11 (14.29%) Open Source
8 11 (14.29%) OSINT
8 11 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (12.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (9.09%) Project Management
10 7 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (6.49%) Web Development
12 4 (5.19%) Business Continuity
12 4 (5.19%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) SQL
2 23 (29.87%) Java
2 23 (29.87%) PowerShell
3 22 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 19 (24.68%) C++
5 18 (23.38%) C#
6 14 (18.18%) Perl
7 13 (16.88%) Ruby
8 10 (12.99%) Python
9 4 (5.19%) C
9 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) CEH
2 26 (33.77%) CISSP
2 26 (33.77%) CREST Certified
3 16 (20.78%) GCIH
4 15 (19.48%) CHECK Team Leader
5 14 (18.18%) SANS
5 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
7 11 (14.29%) CHECK Team Member
7 11 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
7 11 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
8 9 (11.69%) DV Cleared
9 8 (10.39%) Degree
10 7 (9.09%) CISM
11 5 (6.49%) CISA
12 4 (5.19%) CCNA
12 4 (5.19%) CHFI
12 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (5.19%) OSCP
13 3 (3.90%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) QA
2 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.30%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (18.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 59 (76.62%) Nessus
2 32 (41.56%) Nmap
3 12 (15.58%) EnCase
4 3 (3.90%) HP Fortify
4 3 (3.90%) WebInspect
5 2 (2.60%) Nexpose
6 1 (1.30%) FTK
6 1 (1.30%) QRadar
6 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Red Hat
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco
2 11 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 11 (14.29%) Juniper
2 11 (14.29%) Nokia
3 5 (6.49%) Intel Security
4 4 (5.19%) Symantec
5 3 (3.90%) ArcSight
5 3 (3.90%) FireEye
6 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.60%) Veracode
7 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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