The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank 630 595 645
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +50
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 11 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.070% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +69.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +1.56%
Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8392 7168 7738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.20% 15.88% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6956 6181 6852
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Metasploit
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
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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
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Job
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City of London - 2 £75,000 - 1
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 19 (82.61%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (56.52%) CEH
3 12 (52.17%) Nessus
4 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
5 10 (43.48%) Nmap
5 10 (43.48%) Ruby
5 10 (43.48%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) CISSP
5 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
6 9 (39.13%) Wireshark
7 8 (34.78%) Project Management
8 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 7 (30.43%) C++
8 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (30.43%) Network Security
9 6 (26.09%) GPEN
9 6 (26.09%) OSCP
9 6 (26.09%) Snort
9 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (26.09%) Finance
10 5 (21.74%) GIAC
10 5 (21.74%) Information Security
10 5 (21.74%) Perl
10 5 (21.74%) Windows
10 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (17.39%) OWASP
11 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Wireshark
2 7 (30.43%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) tcpdump
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) iGaming
2 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Tester
2 8 (34.78%) Penetration Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Security Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Lead Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Test Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Web Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Application Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Information Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Online Games
3 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 3 (13.04%) FreeBSD
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security
5 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
6 4 (17.39%) OWASP
6 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (17.39%) SIEM
6 4 (17.39%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) Online Marketing
9 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (4.35%) Service Management
9 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.35%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Ruby
1 10 (43.48%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) C++
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) CEH
2 10 (43.48%) CISSP
3 6 (26.09%) GPEN
3 6 (26.09%) OSCP
4 5 (21.74%) GIAC
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (17.39%) CCNP
6 3 (13.04%) CCSE
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
8 1 (4.35%) CISA
8 1 (4.35%) CISM
8 1 (4.35%) GSEC
8 1 (4.35%) CCNA
8 1 (4.35%) MCSE
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
2 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Nmap
2 6 (26.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Nessus
2 3 (13.04%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) Websense
2 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
2 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Sophos
3 1 (4.35%) Imperva
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 27 days ago