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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 577 646 645
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -1
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 33 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.025% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 15
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £57,250 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £37,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+86.66% +50.00%
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
7410 7905 7572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.52% 17.99% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6532 6746 6341
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 £40,000 £37,000
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 30 September 2016.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in London

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 42 (71.19%) Penetration Testing
2 34 (57.63%) Nessus
3 33 (55.93%) Security Testing
4 32 (54.24%) Burp Suite
4 32 (54.24%) CREST Certified
5 30 (50.85%) Mobile App
6 29 (49.15%) Python
7 28 (47.46%) Java
8 27 (45.76%) Linux
8 27 (45.76%) CISSP
8 27 (45.76%) Cybersecurity
9 26 (44.07%) C++
9 26 (44.07%) CEH
10 21 (35.59%) Ruby
11 19 (32.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 18 (30.51%) Network Security
12 18 (30.51%) Windows
13 17 (28.81%) Finance
14 16 (27.12%) Information Security
14 16 (27.12%) AppScan
14 16 (27.12%) Degree
14 16 (27.12%) Nmap
15 15 (25.42%) OWASP
15 15 (25.42%) .NET
15 15 (25.42%) IBM
15 15 (25.42%) OSCP
15 15 (25.42%) Threat Modelling
16 14 (23.73%) Wireless
16 14 (23.73%) Firewall
16 14 (23.73%) Open Source

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 (1.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) Network Security
2 14 (23.73%) Firewall
2 14 (23.73%) Wireless
3 4 (6.78%) HTTP
3 4 (6.78%) HTTPS
3 4 (6.78%) IPsec
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.39%) BGP
4 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.39%) MPLS
4 2 (3.39%) OSPF
5 1 (1.69%) Internet
5 1 (1.69%) SSL
5 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.69%) X.509
Development Applications
1 32 (54.24%) Burp Suite
2 16 (27.12%) AppScan
3 2 (3.39%) sqlmap
4 1 (1.69%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Penetration Tester
1 26 (44.07%) Tester
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Security Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Security Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.17%) Test Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Test Team Leader
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Security Penetration Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Security Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) Security Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) CISSP Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
2 13 (22.03%) .NET Framework
3 9 (15.25%) 802.1X
4 4 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.69%) LAMP
5 1 (1.69%) Node.js
5 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.85%) Mobile App
2 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (10.17%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) CESG
6 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.69%) iPad
6 1 (1.69%) iPhone
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Linux
2 18 (30.51%) Windows
3 13 (22.03%) AIX
3 13 (22.03%) Solaris
4 8 (13.56%) Kali Linux
5 4 (6.78%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) KNOPPIX
6 1 (1.69%) Unix
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (71.19%) Penetration Testing
2 33 (55.93%) Security Testing
3 27 (45.76%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (32.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 16 (27.12%) Information Security
6 15 (25.42%) OWASP
6 15 (25.42%) Threat Modelling
7 14 (23.73%) Open Source
8 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (18.64%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (15.25%) Web Development
10 6 (10.17%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Project Management
10 6 (10.17%) Security Architecture
11 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 5 (8.47%) SDLC
12 4 (6.78%) Coaching
12 4 (6.78%) DevOps
12 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) Python
2 28 (47.46%) Java
3 26 (44.07%) C++
4 21 (35.59%) Ruby
5 10 (16.95%) Bash Shell
5 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
6 8 (13.56%) C
6 8 (13.56%) SQL
7 5 (8.47%) C#
7 5 (8.47%) Scala
8 4 (6.78%) Go
9 3 (5.08%) Perl
10 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) CREST Certified
2 27 (45.76%) CISSP
3 26 (44.07%) CEH
4 16 (27.12%) Degree
5 15 (25.42%) OSCP
6 13 (22.03%) CISA
6 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (15.25%) CHECK Team Leader
7 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
8 8 (13.56%) CHECK Team Member
9 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
10 5 (8.47%) CISM
10 5 (8.47%) GIAC
11 4 (6.78%) CLAS
12 3 (5.08%) CRISC
13 2 (3.39%) CCNA
13 2 (3.39%) CCNP
13 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (3.39%) GPEN
13 2 (3.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 34 (57.63%) Nessus
2 16 (27.12%) Nmap
3 13 (22.03%) HP Fortify
4 4 (6.78%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.69%) Core Impact
5 1 (1.69%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) IBM
2 13 (22.03%) HP
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco
3 9 (15.25%) Cognizant
3 9 (15.25%) Fortinet
3 9 (15.25%) Juniper
3 9 (15.25%) Nokia
4 2 (3.39%) Veracode
5 1 (1.69%) FireEye
5 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) Qualys
5 1 (1.69%) Rapid7
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 2 days ago