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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 594 611 607
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 40 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.042% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.19% 0.61% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 13
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £68,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
3350 3121 2851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.62% 6.92% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2813 2550 2405
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +15 7 £52,500 +29.62% 1
Bromley - 5 £45,000 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 44 (70.97%) Information Security
2 28 (45.16%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (37.10%) Firewall
4 21 (33.87%) Windows
5 19 (30.65%) Ethical Hacking
5 19 (30.65%) CEH
5 19 (30.65%) Network Security
5 19 (30.65%) Metasploit
6 18 (29.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (29.03%) VPN
7 17 (27.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (25.81%) CISSP
8 16 (25.81%) Management Information System
9 14 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (19.35%) Degree
10 12 (19.35%) Risk Management
10 12 (19.35%) Linux
11 11 (17.74%) UNIX
11 11 (17.74%) Computer Security
11 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
12 10 (16.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (16.13%) Data Protection
12 10 (16.13%) Wireless
12 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
13 9 (14.52%) Wireshark
13 9 (14.52%) ISMS
13 9 (14.52%) SIEM
13 9 (14.52%) Vulnerability Management
14 8 (12.90%) tcpdump
14 8 (12.90%) Qualys

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (1.61%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.61%) Apache
1 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) Firewall
2 19 (30.65%) Network Security
3 18 (29.03%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (29.03%) VPN
4 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
4 10 (16.13%) Wireless
5 9 (14.52%) Wireshark
6 8 (12.90%) tcpdump
6 8 (12.90%) LAN
6 8 (12.90%) WAN
7 7 (11.29%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.61%) DNS
8 1 (1.61%) Internet
8 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
1 3 (4.84%) Law
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Analyst
1 20 (32.26%) Security Analyst
1 20 (32.26%) Security Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Information Security Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Information Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Penetration Tester
2 11 (17.74%) Graduate
2 11 (17.74%) Tester
3 10 (16.13%) Ethical Hacker
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Information Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Network Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Security Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Information Security Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Security Officer
7 3 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Management Information System
2 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) Tandem
4 2 (3.23%) PKI
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Linux
3 11 (17.74%) UNIX
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) Information Security
2 28 (45.16%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (30.65%) Ethical Hacking
4 14 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (19.35%) Risk Management
6 11 (17.74%) Computer Security
7 10 (16.13%) Data Protection
7 10 (16.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (14.52%) SIEM
8 9 (14.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (14.52%) ISMS
9 8 (12.90%) Security Management
10 7 (11.29%) Network Management
11 6 (9.68%) OWASP
11 6 (9.68%) Information Security Management
12 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity
12 4 (6.45%) Change Management
13 3 (4.84%) BCP
13 3 (4.84%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) Ruby
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) CEH
2 16 (25.81%) CISSP
3 12 (19.35%) Degree
4 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (12.90%) CCNP
4 8 (12.90%) CCSE
5 7 (11.29%) CCNA
5 7 (11.29%) MCSE
5 7 (11.29%) MCSA
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (11.29%) Check Point Certification
5 7 (11.29%) MCITP
5 7 (11.29%) Security+ Certification
5 7 (11.29%) CCSA
6 3 (4.84%) CISM
7 2 (3.23%) GIAC
7 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.23%) CISA
7 2 (3.23%) GPEN
7 2 (3.23%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.45%) Nmap
3 1 (1.61%) Samba
3 1 (1.61%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (4.84%) WSUS
3 1 (1.61%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Cisco
1 8 (12.90%) CheckPoint
1 8 (12.90%) Qualys
2 7 (11.29%) VMware
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.68%) Websense
3 6 (9.68%) Tripwire
4 5 (8.06%) F5
5 3 (4.84%) LogRhythm
6 2 (3.23%) Splunk
6 2 (3.23%) Sourcefire
6 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (1.61%) Novell
7 1 (1.61%) Lotus
7 1 (1.61%) Blue Coat
City, London
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago