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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 568 602 604
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +2
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 58 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.060% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.58% 0.79% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55 23 10
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £97,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
3663 3529 3060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.21% 7.60% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3150 2924 2542
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +25 12 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 58 (69.88%) Information Security
2 53 (63.86%) Firewall
3 38 (45.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 37 (44.58%) Linux
5 35 (42.17%) SIEM
6 32 (38.55%) Windows
7 31 (37.35%) Penetration Testing
8 22 (26.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (22.89%) CEH
9 19 (22.89%) CISSP
10 17 (20.48%) Management Information System
10 17 (20.48%) Vulnerability Management
11 16 (19.28%) PCI DSS
12 15 (18.07%) Data Security
13 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
13 14 (16.87%) Network Security
14 13 (15.66%) Internet
14 13 (15.66%) Tripwire
15 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
15 12 (14.46%) SQL
16 11 (13.25%) VPN
16 11 (13.25%) Nmap
16 11 (13.25%) Intrusion Detection
16 11 (13.25%) OSCP
17 10 (12.05%) OWASP
17 10 (12.05%) Metasploit
17 10 (12.05%) VMware
17 10 (12.05%) McAfee
17 10 (12.05%) UNIX
18 9 (10.84%) Active Directory

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (10.84%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.61%) SAS
4 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) PaaS
2 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (63.86%) Firewall
2 14 (16.87%) Network Security
3 13 (15.66%) Internet
4 11 (13.25%) VPN
4 11 (13.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (9.64%) Wireless
6 5 (6.02%) SSH
6 5 (6.02%) HTTP
6 5 (6.02%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (3.61%) OpenVPN
7 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.41%) FirePass
8 2 (2.41%) SSL
8 2 (2.41%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (1.20%) Junos
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.20%) IPsec
9 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.20%) LAN
9 1 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (9.64%) Banking
2 5 (6.02%) Advertising
3 4 (4.82%) Games
4 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Finance
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.20%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Security Engineer
2 21 (25.30%) Analyst
3 20 (24.10%) Security Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) Tester
4 10 (12.05%) Penetration Tester
5 9 (10.84%) Information Manager
5 9 (10.84%) Information Security Manager
5 9 (10.84%) Security Manager
5 9 (10.84%) Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) Information Security Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Security Officer
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Security Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.02%) Security Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) Web Services
2 2 (2.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.41%) JSP
3 1 (1.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.84%) PKI
3 3 (3.61%) Mobile Games
3 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.61%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.41%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.58%) Linux
2 32 (38.55%) Windows
3 10 (12.05%) UNIX
4 4 (4.82%) CentOS
5 3 (3.61%) Solaris
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.88%) Information Security
2 38 (45.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 35 (42.17%) SIEM
4 31 (37.35%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (20.48%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (18.07%) Data Security
7 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.05%) OWASP
9 9 (10.84%) Open Source
10 8 (9.64%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (8.43%) BCP
11 7 (8.43%) ITIL
11 7 (8.43%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (8.43%) Business Continuity
11 7 (8.43%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (8.43%) Business Continuity Planning
12 6 (7.23%) Workflow
12 6 (7.23%) Scrum
12 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (7.23%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.46%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) Python
3 7 (8.43%) Java
3 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.23%) Perl
4 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.02%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.41%) PHP
6 2 (2.41%) C
7 1 (1.20%) C#
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) VBScript
7 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) CISSP
1 19 (22.89%) CEH
2 11 (13.25%) OSCP
3 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.61%) CISM
6 3 (3.61%) CCNA
7 2 (2.41%) CCDP
7 2 (2.41%) CCIE
7 2 (2.41%) CISA
7 2 (2.41%) CCNP
8 1 (1.20%) GIAC
8 1 (1.20%) CCSP
8 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.20%) VCAP
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (19.28%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.02%) COBIT
4 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) Active Directory
1 9 (10.84%) Snort
1 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.23%) iptables
3 5 (6.02%) OpenSSH
4 3 (3.61%) vCloud
5 2 (2.41%) pfSense
6 1 (1.20%) vSphere
6 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Nmap
2 9 (10.84%) CORE IMPACT
3 6 (7.23%) Nagios
3 6 (7.23%) Bcfg2
4 5 (6.02%) Graphite
5 4 (4.82%) HAProxy
5 4 (4.82%) Ansible
5 4 (4.82%) Puppet
6 3 (3.61%) OSSEC
7 2 (2.41%) logstash
7 2 (2.41%) Kibana
8 1 (1.20%) SCCM
8 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.20%) Ionix
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) Tripwire
3 10 (12.05%) McAfee
3 10 (12.05%) VMware
4 8 (9.64%) F5
4 8 (9.64%) LogLogic
5 6 (7.23%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.23%) Cisco
6 5 (6.02%) Juniper
6 5 (6.02%) NetApp
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle
8 3 (3.61%) HP
8 3 (3.61%) Sourcefire
8 3 (3.61%) Palantir
9 2 (2.41%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.41%) EMC
9 2 (2.41%) Citrix
9 2 (2.41%) IBM
10 1 (1.20%) Sybase
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £28,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 26 days ago