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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 598 670 646
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -24
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 39 6 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.014% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.076% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 30
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
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
7574 7861 8092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.26% 17.71% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6704 6639 6840
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 24 August 2016.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in London

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 51 (66.23%) Penetration Testing
2 50 (64.94%) Nessus
3 44 (57.14%) Burp Suite
4 42 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
5 40 (51.95%) CREST Certified
5 40 (51.95%) Security Testing
6 38 (49.35%) Mobile App
7 32 (41.56%) Linux
8 29 (37.66%) Java
9 28 (36.36%) C++
9 28 (36.36%) CISSP
10 26 (33.77%) Python
10 26 (33.77%) CEH
11 25 (32.47%) Nmap
12 22 (28.57%) Firewall
13 21 (27.27%) Wireless
13 21 (27.27%) OWASP
14 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
14 19 (24.68%) Ruby
15 18 (23.38%) Information Security
16 17 (22.08%) Ethical Hacking
17 16 (20.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
17 16 (20.78%) Finance
17 16 (20.78%) Bash Shell
17 16 (20.78%) Kali Linux
18 15 (19.48%) 802.1X
18 15 (19.48%) CHECK Team Leader
18 15 (19.48%) Windows
18 15 (19.48%) Juniper

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 22 (28.57%) Firewall
2 21 (27.27%) Wireless
3 15 (19.48%) Network Security
4 4 (5.19%) HTTP
4 4 (5.19%) HTTPS
4 4 (5.19%) IPsec
4 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.90%) BGP
5 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
5 3 (3.90%) MPLS
5 3 (3.90%) OSPF
6 1 (1.30%) Internet
6 1 (1.30%) SSL
6 1 (1.30%) VoIP
6 1 (1.30%) X.509
Development Applications
1 44 (57.14%) Burp Suite
2 13 (16.88%) AppScan
3 6 (7.79%) sqlmap
4 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.30%) Paros
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Penetration Tester
1 35 (45.45%) Tester
2 13 (16.88%) Team Leader
2 13 (16.88%) Test Team Leader
3 11 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Security Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Security Penetration Tester
6 4 (5.19%) Security Tester
6 4 (5.19%) Test Architect
7 3 (3.90%) CISSP Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Security Specialist
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) 802.1X
2 10 (12.99%) .NET
3 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.19%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.30%) LAMP
5 1 (1.30%) Node.js
5 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (49.35%) Mobile App
2 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.99%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.79%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) CESG
6 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.30%) iPad
6 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.56%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Kali Linux
3 15 (19.48%) Windows
4 9 (11.69%) AIX
4 9 (11.69%) Solaris
5 4 (5.19%) VxWorks
6 3 (3.90%) Unix
7 1 (1.30%) Android
7 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.30%) KNOPPIX
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (66.23%) Penetration Testing
2 42 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 40 (51.95%) Security Testing
4 21 (27.27%) OWASP
5 18 (23.38%) Information Security
6 17 (22.08%) Ethical Hacking
7 16 (20.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (14.29%) Open Source
8 11 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
9 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.99%) Project Management
9 10 (12.99%) Security Architecture
10 9 (11.69%) Web Development
11 6 (7.79%) SIEM
12 5 (6.49%) SDLC
13 4 (5.19%) BDD
13 4 (5.19%) Coaching
13 4 (5.19%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (5.19%) DevOps
13 4 (5.19%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) Java
2 28 (36.36%) C++
3 26 (33.77%) Python
4 19 (24.68%) Ruby
5 16 (20.78%) Bash Shell
5 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
6 13 (16.88%) SQL
7 10 (12.99%) C#
8 8 (10.39%) C
9 5 (6.49%) Scala
10 4 (5.19%) Go
11 3 (3.90%) Perl
12 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (51.95%) CREST Certified
2 28 (36.36%) CISSP
3 26 (33.77%) CEH
4 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
5 15 (19.48%) CHECK Team Leader
5 15 (19.48%) SC Cleared
6 14 (18.18%) CHECK Team Member
7 13 (16.88%) DV Cleared
8 12 (15.58%) Degree
9 11 (14.29%) OSCP
10 9 (11.69%) CISA
11 7 (9.09%) CISM
12 6 (7.79%) CLAS
13 5 (6.49%) GIAC
14 3 (3.90%) CCNA
14 3 (3.90%) CCNP
14 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (3.90%) CRISC
15 2 (2.60%) GPEN
15 2 (2.60%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 50 (64.94%) Nessus
2 25 (32.47%) Nmap
3 10 (12.99%) HP Fortify
4 6 (7.79%) Nexpose
5 2 (2.60%) WebInspect
6 1 (1.30%) Core Impact
6 1 (1.30%) EnCase
6 1 (1.30%) FTK
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Cisco
1 15 (19.48%) Fortinet
1 15 (19.48%) Juniper
1 15 (19.48%) Nokia
2 11 (14.29%) IBM
3 9 (11.69%) HP
4 7 (9.09%) Cognizant
5 3 (3.90%) FireEye
5 3 (3.90%) Intel Security
5 3 (3.90%) Symantec
6 2 (2.60%) Veracode
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.30%) Qualys
7 1 (1.30%) Rapid7
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 7 days ago