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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 581 612 593
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 22 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.039% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.58% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 9
Average salary £51,250 £57,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.86% -20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £49,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3107 2917 2437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.42% 6.72% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2563 2377 1978
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +13 8 £55,000 +2.32% 4
Bromley - 1 £50,000 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 44 (70.97%) Information Security
2 28 (45.16%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (37.10%) Metasploit
4 21 (33.87%) Ethical Hacking
4 21 (33.87%) CEH
5 16 (25.81%) Windows
5 16 (25.81%) CISSP
6 15 (24.19%) Network Security
7 14 (22.58%) Degree
8 13 (20.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
8 13 (20.97%) Computer Security
9 12 (19.35%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 11 (17.74%) Linux
10 11 (17.74%) VMware
10 11 (17.74%) Firewall
11 10 (16.13%) Qualys
12 9 (14.52%) CORE IMPACT
12 9 (14.52%) SIEM
12 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
12 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
12 9 (14.52%) SQL
12 9 (14.52%) VPN
12 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (14.52%) CCNA
13 8 (12.90%) Cisco
13 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
13 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (12.90%) OWASP

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) Network Security
2 12 (19.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (17.74%) Firewall
4 9 (14.52%) VPN
5 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 7 (11.29%) tcpdump
6 7 (11.29%) Wireshark
6 7 (11.29%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (11.29%) LAN
6 7 (11.29%) WAN
7 4 (6.45%) Wireless
8 1 (1.61%) IntruShield
8 1 (1.61%) Internet
Development Applications
1 23 (37.10%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) French Language
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Security Engineer
2 17 (27.42%) Penetration Tester
2 17 (27.42%) Tester
3 14 (22.58%) Graduate
3 14 (22.58%) Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Security Analyst
4 13 (20.97%) Ethical Hacker
5 7 (11.29%) Security Operations Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Information Security Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Information Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Information Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Security Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Tandem
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Linux
3 4 (6.45%) UNIX
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) Information Security
2 28 (45.16%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (33.87%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (20.97%) Computer Security
5 9 (14.52%) SIEM
6 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (12.90%) OWASP
7 7 (11.29%) Network Management
7 7 (11.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.06%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (6.45%) Change Management
10 4 (6.45%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.45%) ISMS
11 3 (4.84%) Security Management
12 2 (3.23%) Information Security Governance
13 1 (1.61%) Cyber Security
13 1 (1.61%) Web Development
13 1 (1.61%) Automated Testing
13 1 (1.61%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) VBScript
3 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) CEH
2 16 (25.81%) CISSP
3 14 (22.58%) Degree
4 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (14.52%) CCNA
5 7 (11.29%) MCITP
5 7 (11.29%) CCSE
5 7 (11.29%) Security+ Certification
5 7 (11.29%) CCSA
5 7 (11.29%) CCNP
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (11.29%) Check Point Certification
5 7 (11.29%) MCSE
5 7 (11.29%) MCSA
6 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.84%) CISM
8 2 (3.23%) CISA
9 1 (1.61%) GWAPT
9 1 (1.61%) GPEN
9 1 (1.61%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) Snort
3 1 (1.61%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) CORE IMPACT
2 4 (6.45%) SCCM
3 3 (4.84%) WSUS
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.61%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) VMware
3 10 (16.13%) Qualys
4 8 (12.90%) Cisco
5 7 (11.29%) Tripwire
5 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.06%) F5
6 5 (8.06%) Websense
7 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.84%) LogRhythm
8 3 (4.84%) Sourcefire
8 3 (4.84%) Splunk
8 3 (4.84%) Symantec
9 2 (3.23%) McAfee
9 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.61%) Rapid7
10 1 (1.61%) TippingPoint
10 1 (1.61%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.61%) Altiris
10 1 (1.61%) HP
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + bens, training + career prog
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 6 days ago