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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 610 688 673
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -15
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 27 2 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.004% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.026% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 25
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -6.25%
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
7660 7616 8721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.34% 17.04% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6735 6415 7473
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in London

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 54 (71.05%) Nessus
2 50 (65.79%) Penetration Testing
3 43 (56.58%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (51.32%) Burp Suite
5 33 (43.42%) Linux
5 33 (43.42%) Firewall
6 32 (42.11%) Security Testing
7 31 (40.79%) CREST Certified
7 31 (40.79%) Mobile App
8 30 (39.47%) Ethical Hacking
8 30 (39.47%) Nmap
9 28 (36.84%) CEH
10 26 (34.21%) CISSP
11 25 (32.89%) Java
12 24 (31.58%) C++
13 21 (27.63%) Wireless
14 20 (26.32%) PowerShell
15 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
15 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (25.00%) Information Security
16 18 (23.68%) SQL
16 18 (23.68%) Kali Linux
17 17 (22.37%) Python
18 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
18 16 (21.05%) CHECK Team Leader
18 16 (21.05%) OWASP
19 15 (19.74%) SIEM
19 15 (19.74%) Windows
19 15 (19.74%) C#
20 14 (18.42%) Ruby

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 (1.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (43.42%) Firewall
2 21 (27.63%) Wireless
3 12 (15.79%) Wireshark
4 11 (14.47%) Network Security
5 7 (9.21%) tcpdump
6 6 (7.89%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (6.58%) DNS
8 3 (3.95%) BGP
8 3 (3.95%) Internet
8 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.95%) MPLS
8 3 (3.95%) OSPF
8 3 (3.95%) VoIP
9 2 (2.63%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 39 (51.32%) Burp Suite
2 10 (13.16%) sqlmap
3 7 (9.21%) AppScan
4 3 (3.95%) Paros
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Law
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Legal
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Penetration Tester
1 31 (40.79%) Tester
2 17 (22.37%) Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Security Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) Team Leader
5 12 (15.79%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 12 (15.79%) Test Team Leader
6 11 (14.47%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Security Penetration Tester
7 5 (6.58%) Security Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) CISSP Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) 802.1X
2 5 (6.58%) .NET
3 4 (5.26%) HTML
4 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.79%) Mobile App
2 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (17.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.53%) PKI
5 6 (7.89%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 33 (43.42%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) Kali Linux
3 15 (19.74%) Windows
4 10 (13.16%) Unix
5 9 (11.84%) Solaris
6 6 (7.89%) FreeBSD
6 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.26%) VxWorks
8 3 (3.95%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (65.79%) Penetration Testing
2 43 (56.58%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (42.11%) Security Testing
4 30 (39.47%) Ethical Hacking
5 19 (25.00%) Information Security
6 16 (21.05%) OWASP
7 15 (19.74%) SIEM
8 12 (15.79%) Security Architecture
8 12 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (14.47%) Open Source
10 9 (11.84%) ITIL
10 9 (11.84%) OSINT
10 9 (11.84%) Project Management
11 7 (9.21%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (9.21%) Web Development
12 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
12 6 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (6.58%) Technical Analysis
14 4 (5.26%) Digital Forensics
14 4 (5.26%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.89%) Java
2 24 (31.58%) C++
3 20 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 18 (23.68%) SQL
6 17 (22.37%) Python
7 15 (19.74%) C#
8 14 (18.42%) Ruby
9 8 (10.53%) Perl
10 6 (7.89%) C
11 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
12 2 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) CREST Certified
2 28 (36.84%) CEH
3 26 (34.21%) CISSP
4 16 (21.05%) CHECK Team Leader
4 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 13 (17.11%) CHECK Team Member
5 13 (17.11%) SC Cleared
6 12 (15.79%) DV Cleared
7 11 (14.47%) Degree
7 11 (14.47%) GCIH
8 9 (11.84%) SANS
9 7 (9.21%) CISM
10 6 (7.89%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (7.89%) OSCP
10 6 (7.89%) Security+ Certification
11 5 (6.58%) CISA
11 5 (6.58%) CLAS
12 4 (5.26%) CCNA
12 4 (5.26%) CHFI
12 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
2 8 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Snort
Systems Management
1 54 (71.05%) Nessus
2 30 (39.47%) Nmap
3 7 (9.21%) EnCase
4 6 (7.89%) HP Fortify
5 5 (6.58%) Nexpose
6 3 (3.95%) WebInspect
7 1 (1.32%) FTK
7 1 (1.32%) QRadar
7 1 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Cisco
1 13 (17.11%) Fortinet
1 13 (17.11%) Juniper
1 13 (17.11%) Nokia
2 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.58%) Intel Security
4 4 (5.26%) IBM
4 4 (5.26%) Symantec
5 3 (3.95%) ArcSight
5 3 (3.95%) Cognizant
5 3 (3.95%) FireEye
5 3 (3.95%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.32%) Veracode
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago