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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 604 634 590
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -44
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 32 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.039% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.91% 0.58% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 10
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £57,500 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
3535 3284 2812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.91% 6.67% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 2725 2258
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,875 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.70%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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 +46 13 £62,500 +8.69%
Bromley - 5 £50,000 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 41 (62.12%) Information Security
2 23 (34.85%) Linux
3 20 (30.30%) Windows
3 20 (30.30%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (28.79%) CEH
4 19 (28.79%) CISSP
4 19 (28.79%) Network Security
5 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 16 (24.24%) VMware
6 16 (24.24%) Firewall
7 15 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 14 (21.21%) Ethical Hacking
8 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (21.21%) Metasploit
9 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (19.70%) Cisco
10 12 (18.18%) CheckPoint
10 12 (18.18%) CCNA
10 12 (18.18%) Tripwire
11 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (16.67%) SIEM
12 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
12 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
12 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 10 (15.15%) SQL
13 9 (13.64%) VPN
13 9 (13.64%) CCNP
13 9 (13.64%) Degree
13 9 (13.64%) PCI DSS

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 5 (7.58%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) IaaS
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
1 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) Network Security
2 16 (24.24%) Firewall
3 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 9 (13.64%) VPN
5 8 (12.12%) Wireshark
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
5 8 (12.12%) LAN
6 7 (10.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (10.61%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (10.61%) tcpdump
7 6 (9.09%) Internet
8 5 (7.58%) HTTP
8 5 (7.58%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (4.55%) OpenVPN
10 2 (3.03%) FirePass
10 2 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (1.52%) OSPF
11 1 (1.52%) BGP
11 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
11 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.52%) French Language
3 1 (1.52%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Security Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Penetration Tester
2 14 (21.21%) Tester
3 12 (18.18%) Information Security Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate
6 7 (10.61%) Ethical Hacker
7 6 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Release Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Security Tester
10 2 (3.03%) Build and Release Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Information Security Officer
10 2 (3.03%) IT Security Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Ajax
1 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.03%) JSP
1 2 (3.03%) HTML
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Open Source
4 4 (6.06%) Tandem
5 3 (4.55%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 20 (30.30%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) UNIX
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Information Security
2 20 (30.30%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 14 (21.21%) Ethical Hacking
5 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (16.67%) SIEM
7 7 (10.61%) ITIL
7 7 (10.61%) Computer Security
7 7 (10.61%) Network Management
8 4 (6.06%) OWASP
8 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.06%) Change Management
9 3 (4.55%) CRM
10 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.03%) Security Testing
10 2 (3.03%) Cyber Security
10 2 (3.03%) Web Development
10 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) Java
3 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) C
5 2 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (1.52%) VB
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) CEH
1 19 (28.79%) CISSP
2 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (18.18%) CCNA
4 9 (13.64%) CCNP
4 9 (13.64%) Degree
5 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 7 (10.61%) MCSE
6 7 (10.61%) MCSA
6 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (10.61%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (10.61%) CCSE
6 7 (10.61%) MCITP
6 7 (10.61%) CCSA
6 7 (10.61%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.55%) CISM
9 2 (3.03%) CISA
9 2 (3.03%) CCDP
9 2 (3.03%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.58%) COBIT
4 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.52%) FISMA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.61%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 5 (7.58%) OpenSSH
5 4 (6.06%) Snort
6 3 (4.55%) vCloud
7 2 (3.03%) pfSense
8 1 (1.52%) XenApp
8 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Nmap
2 6 (9.09%) CORE IMPACT
3 5 (7.58%) SCCM
4 3 (4.55%) WSUS
4 3 (4.55%) OSSEC
5 1 (1.52%) WebInspect
5 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.52%) Ionix
5 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) VMware
3 13 (19.70%) Cisco
4 12 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 12 (18.18%) Tripwire
5 9 (13.64%) Qualys
6 7 (10.61%) F5
7 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.58%) Websense
8 5 (7.58%) Juniper
8 5 (7.58%) Oracle
9 4 (6.06%) LogRhythm
9 4 (6.06%) Sourcefire
9 4 (6.06%) HP
9 4 (6.06%) McAfee
10 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.03%) Rapid7
10 2 (3.03%) Sybase
10 2 (3.03%) Symantec
10 2 (3.03%) EMC
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- 50,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago