The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metasploit
Rank 632 640 625
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 8 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.13% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £52,500 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +46.15%
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
7143 8510 7375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.04% 17.24% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5957 7008 6357
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in London

Metasploit
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
City of London +27 1 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit.

1 17 (89.47%) Nessus
2 16 (84.21%) Information Security
2 16 (84.21%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (47.37%) CEH
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Security
5 6 (31.58%) CORE IMPACT
6 5 (26.32%) OWASP
7 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (10.53%) QA
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) C#
8 2 (10.53%) Java
8 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) CISSP
9 1 (5.26%) Acunetix
9 1 (5.26%) GWAPT
9 1 (5.26%) GPEN
9 1 (5.26%) OSCP
9 1 (5.26%) Network Security
9 1 (5.26%) Firewall
9 1 (5.26%) Wireless
9 1 (5.26%) GIAC

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Tester
1 15 (78.95%) Penetration Tester
2 9 (47.37%) Graduate
3 8 (42.11%) Ethical Hacker
4 3 (15.79%) Security Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Application Security Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Information Security
1 16 (84.21%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (42.11%) Computer Security
4 5 (26.32%) OWASP
5 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CEH
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) GIAC
5 1 (5.26%) GWAPT
5 1 (5.26%) GPEN
5 1 (5.26%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) Nessus
2 6 (31.58%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (5.26%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Citrix
1 1 (5.26%) Qualys
1 1 (5.26%) Acunetix
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- 50,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £28,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago