The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 588 611 598
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 39 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.044% 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.12% 0.66% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 15
Average salary £43,750 £45,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.31% +13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £90,750 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +8.82%
Nessus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3484 3031 2868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.72% 6.66% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2925 2513 2436
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 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nessus across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nessus
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nessus across the London region.

Nessus Salary Trend in London

Nessus
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Nessus Salary Histogram in London

Nessus
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
(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 +28 7 £52,500 +47.88% 2
Bromley - 5 £45,000 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 52 (77.61%) Information Security
2 33 (49.25%) Penetration Testing
3 30 (44.78%) Firewall
4 26 (38.81%) Windows
5 24 (35.82%) Metasploit
6 21 (31.34%) Risk Assessment
6 21 (31.34%) VPN
7 20 (29.85%) CEH
8 19 (28.36%) Management Information System
9 18 (26.87%) Network Security
9 18 (26.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 17 (25.37%) Ethical Hacking
10 17 (25.37%) Intrusion Detection
10 17 (25.37%) CISSP
11 16 (23.88%) Linux
12 15 (22.39%) UNIX
13 14 (20.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 13 (19.40%) Wireless
14 13 (19.40%) Risk Management
15 12 (17.91%) SIEM
16 11 (16.42%) Degree
16 11 (16.42%) Data Protection
17 10 (14.93%) Computer Security
17 10 (14.93%) ISMS
17 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
17 10 (14.93%) Vulnerability Management
18 9 (13.43%) OWASP
18 9 (13.43%) CORE IMPACT
18 9 (13.43%) SQL
18 9 (13.43%) Wireshark

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Nessus 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 Nessus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.49%) IIS
1 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.49%) Apache
1 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.78%) Firewall
2 21 (31.34%) VPN
3 18 (26.87%) Network Security
4 17 (25.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (19.40%) Wireless
6 9 (13.43%) Wireshark
7 8 (11.94%) tcpdump
8 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
9 5 (7.46%) LAN
9 5 (7.46%) WAN
10 4 (5.97%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (5.97%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (1.49%) DNS
11 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
1 3 (4.48%) Law
2 1 (1.49%) Advertising
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Analyst
1 19 (28.36%) Security Analyst
2 18 (26.87%) Security Engineer
3 14 (20.90%) Tester
4 13 (19.40%) Penetration Tester
5 12 (17.91%) Information Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Information Security Analyst
6 10 (14.93%) Graduate
7 9 (13.43%) Ethical Hacker
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Security Analyst
8 7 (10.45%) Security Officer
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Information Analyst
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (8.96%) Information Security Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) IT Security Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Security Operations Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Network Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.96%) PKI
4 3 (4.48%) Tandem
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Linux
3 15 (22.39%) UNIX
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) FreeBSD
5 4 (5.97%) Solaris
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (77.61%) Information Security
2 33 (49.25%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (31.34%) Risk Assessment
4 17 (25.37%) Ethical Hacking
5 14 (20.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (19.40%) Risk Management
7 12 (17.91%) SIEM
8 11 (16.42%) Data Protection
9 10 (14.93%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (14.93%) Computer Security
9 10 (14.93%) ISMS
10 9 (13.43%) OWASP
10 9 (13.43%) Security Management
11 8 (11.94%) Business Continuity
12 7 (10.45%) BCP
12 7 (10.45%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (10.45%) Information Security Management
12 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity Planning
13 6 (8.96%) Load Balancing
14 5 (7.46%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) Ruby
2 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.97%) Perl
3 2 (2.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (29.85%) CEH
2 17 (25.37%) CISSP
3 11 (16.42%) Degree
4 8 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (11.94%) CCNP
4 8 (11.94%) CCSE
5 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.97%) MCITP
6 4 (5.97%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (5.97%) CCSA
6 4 (5.97%) CCNA
6 4 (5.97%) MCSE
6 4 (5.97%) MCSA
6 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.97%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (5.97%) OSCP
7 3 (4.48%) CISM
8 2 (2.99%) GIAC
8 2 (2.99%) CISA
8 2 (2.99%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Nmap
2 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (5.97%) Snort
3 1 (1.49%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (4.48%) WSUS
3 1 (1.49%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Cisco
1 8 (11.94%) CheckPoint
2 7 (10.45%) Websense
3 6 (8.96%) Tripwire
3 6 (8.96%) Qualys
4 5 (7.46%) F5
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.46%) LogRhythm
5 4 (5.97%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) Blue Coat
5 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.99%) Symantec
6 2 (2.99%) Splunk
6 2 (2.99%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.49%) Novell
7 1 (1.49%) Lotus
London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Salary: £41000 - £45000 per annum + corporate bens & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago