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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 578 638 697
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +59
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 79 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.065% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.00% 0.80% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 73 24 12
Average salary £57,500 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
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
3956 3625 3395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.37% 8.12% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3390 3043 2795
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +39 5 £57,500 -11.53% 4
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 81 (59.56%) Firewall
2 73 (53.68%) SIEM
3 66 (48.53%) Information Security
4 65 (47.79%) Penetration Testing
5 59 (43.38%) Linux
6 58 (42.65%) Metasploit
7 56 (41.18%) Windows
8 49 (36.03%) Cybersecurity
9 46 (33.82%) CISSP
10 44 (32.35%) Nmap
11 40 (29.41%) Management Information System
12 38 (27.94%) Vulnerability Management
13 36 (26.47%) Unix
14 34 (25.00%) Wireshark
15 33 (24.26%) Wireless
16 32 (23.53%) CEH
17 31 (22.79%) Security Testing
17 31 (22.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 31 (22.79%) CREST Certified
18 30 (22.06%) Burp Suite
18 30 (22.06%) Finance
19 28 (20.59%) Cisco
20 27 (19.85%) PowerShell
20 27 (19.85%) Mobile App
21 26 (19.12%) Network Security
21 26 (19.12%) Ethical Hacking
21 26 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
21 26 (19.12%) Security Operations
22 25 (18.38%) TCP/IP
22 25 (18.38%) Intrusion Detection

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (5.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.82%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (59.56%) Firewall
2 34 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 33 (24.26%) Wireless
4 26 (19.12%) Network Security
5 25 (18.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 25 (18.38%) TCP/IP
6 18 (13.24%) LAN
6 18 (13.24%) tcpdump
6 18 (13.24%) WAN
7 14 (10.29%) DNS
8 12 (8.82%) VPN
9 11 (8.09%) Reverse Proxy
10 10 (7.35%) Internet
11 6 (4.41%) HTTP
12 4 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.94%) MPLS
12 4 (2.94%) SMTP
13 3 (2.21%) BGP
13 3 (2.21%) IP Telephony
13 3 (2.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.74%) GIS
Development Applications
1 58 (42.65%) Metasploit
2 30 (22.06%) Burp Suite
3 5 (3.68%) AppScan
4 3 (2.21%) Paros
5 1 (0.74%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.74%) sqlmap
General
1 30 (22.06%) Finance
2 22 (16.18%) Law
3 10 (7.35%) Banking
4 5 (3.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (37.50%) Analyst
2 48 (35.29%) Security Analyst
3 31 (22.79%) Security Engineer
4 30 (22.06%) Tester
5 29 (21.32%) Penetration Tester
6 26 (19.12%) Information Analyst
6 26 (19.12%) Information Security Analyst
7 22 (16.18%) Senior Analyst
7 22 (16.18%) Senior Security Analyst
8 18 (13.24%) Senior Information Analyst
8 18 (13.24%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 12 (8.82%) IT Engineer
9 12 (8.82%) IT Security Engineer
9 12 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
10 11 (8.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 11 (8.09%) Vulnerability Analyst
11 10 (7.35%) Team Leader
12 9 (6.62%) Test Team Leader
13 8 (5.88%) Security Tester
14 7 (5.15%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.62%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.21%) .NET
2 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (0.74%) J2EE
4 1 (0.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 27 (19.85%) Mobile App
3 26 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.56%) PKI
5 11 (8.09%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (5.15%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.94%) CESG
8 3 (2.21%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (2.21%) Spread Betting
9 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.47%) Fintech
9 2 (1.47%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.74%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 59 (43.38%) Linux
2 56 (41.18%) Windows
3 36 (26.47%) Unix
4 23 (16.91%) Windows Server
5 19 (13.97%) Kali Linux
6 13 (9.56%) Solaris
7 12 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (8.09%) FreeBSD
8 11 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (8.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.74%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (53.68%) SIEM
2 66 (48.53%) Information Security
3 65 (47.79%) Penetration Testing
4 49 (36.03%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (27.94%) Vulnerability Management
6 31 (22.79%) Security Testing
6 31 (22.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 26 (19.12%) Ethical Hacking
7 26 (19.12%) Security Operations
8 23 (16.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 22 (16.18%) Data Protection
9 22 (16.18%) ITIL
10 18 (13.24%) Internal Audit
10 18 (13.24%) OWASP
11 17 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
12 15 (11.03%) Risk Management
13 14 (10.29%) Time Management
14 13 (9.56%) Risk Assessment
15 12 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
15 12 (8.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.85%) PowerShell
2 22 (16.18%) Bash Shell
3 17 (12.50%) SQL
4 15 (11.03%) Perl
5 11 (8.09%) Python
5 11 (8.09%) Ruby
6 8 (5.88%) Java
7 4 (2.94%) C++
7 4 (2.94%) VB
8 3 (2.21%) C
8 3 (2.21%) PHP
9 2 (1.47%) C#
9 2 (1.47%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.74%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (33.82%) CISSP
2 32 (23.53%) CEH
3 31 (22.79%) CREST Certified
4 19 (13.97%) SANS
5 18 (13.24%) CISA
5 18 (13.24%) GCIH
5 18 (13.24%) Security Cleared
6 17 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 15 (11.03%) CHECK Team Leader
7 15 (11.03%) CISM
8 13 (9.56%) CompTIA Security+
8 13 (9.56%) Degree
8 13 (9.56%) Security+ Certification
9 11 (8.09%) CHECK Team Member
9 11 (8.09%) GIAC
9 11 (8.09%) OSCP
10 9 (6.62%) DV Cleared
11 8 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (5.15%) CCNA
12 7 (5.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.38%) PCI DSS
2 19 (13.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.21%) COBIT
3 3 (2.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.74%) GPG13
System Software
1 23 (16.91%) Snort
2 21 (15.44%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (8.09%) vSphere
4 11 (8.09%) XenApp
5 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.74%) iptables
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 44 (32.35%) Nmap
2 14 (10.29%) EnCase
3 8 (5.88%) HP Fortify
4 7 (5.15%) Nagios
5 6 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (4.41%) OpenVAS
6 5 (3.68%) SCCM
7 4 (2.94%) QRadar
7 4 (2.94%) WebInspect
8 3 (2.21%) Nexpose
8 3 (2.21%) Proventia
9 2 (1.47%) Bcfg2
9 2 (1.47%) CORE IMPACT
9 2 (1.47%) Graphite
10 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (20.59%) Cisco
2 23 (16.91%) CheckPoint
3 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 18 (13.24%) Intel Security
4 18 (13.24%) Splunk
5 17 (12.50%) Forcepoint
5 17 (12.50%) HP
6 16 (11.76%) Qualys
7 15 (11.03%) Citrix
8 14 (10.29%) Cyber-Ark
9 13 (9.56%) VMware
10 12 (8.82%) LogRhythm
10 12 (8.82%) Red Hat
10 12 (8.82%) Tripwire
11 10 (7.35%) Fortinet
12 9 (6.62%) Juniper
12 9 (6.62%) Nokia
13 8 (5.88%) Acunetix
13 8 (5.88%) ArcSight
14 6 (4.41%) Palo Alto
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