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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 580 621 630
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +9
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 65 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.077% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.82% 1.00% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 31 13
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
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
3565 3210 3094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.72% 7.72% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3076 2666 2518
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 +53 7 £52,500 - 2
Harrow - 2 - -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 72 (64.29%) Firewall
2 67 (59.82%) Windows
3 59 (52.68%) Linux
4 54 (48.21%) SIEM
5 52 (46.43%) Information Security
6 51 (45.54%) Penetration Testing
7 40 (35.71%) Metasploit
8 38 (33.93%) Management Information System
9 31 (27.68%) Vulnerability Management
10 30 (26.79%) Snort
11 29 (25.89%) Nmap
11 29 (25.89%) Cybersecurity
11 29 (25.89%) PCI DSS
11 29 (25.89%) CISSP
12 28 (25.00%) Unix
12 28 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 26 (23.21%) Perl
14 25 (22.32%) Microsoft
15 24 (21.43%) Active Directory
15 24 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 24 (21.43%) CEH
15 24 (21.43%) Network Security
16 23 (20.54%) Configuration Management
17 22 (19.64%) Wireshark
17 22 (19.64%) Ethical Hacking
17 22 (19.64%) Intrusion Detection
18 21 (18.75%) Data Protection
18 21 (18.75%) Bash Shell
18 21 (18.75%) SQL
18 21 (18.75%) Python

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 9 (8.04%) Apache
2 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (9.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) IaaS
2 1 (0.89%) PaaS
2 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (64.29%) Firewall
2 24 (21.43%) Network Security
3 22 (19.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 22 (19.64%) Wireshark
4 15 (13.39%) DNS
5 14 (12.50%) tcpdump
6 13 (11.61%) Internet
6 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
6 13 (11.61%) Wireless
7 12 (10.71%) LAN
7 12 (10.71%) WAN
8 11 (9.82%) Reverse Proxy
9 9 (8.04%) SSH
10 7 (6.25%) DHCP
10 7 (6.25%) VPN
11 3 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.89%) MPLS
13 1 (0.89%) VoIP
13 1 (0.89%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.89%) GIS
3 1 (0.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (35.71%) Metasploit
2 12 (10.71%) Burp Suite
3 3 (2.68%) AppScan
4 2 (1.79%) Paros
5 1 (0.89%) sqlmap
5 1 (0.89%) WebScarab
General
1 20 (17.86%) Finance
2 17 (15.18%) Law
3 13 (11.61%) Banking
4 7 (6.25%) Games
5 6 (5.36%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (34.82%) Analyst
1 39 (34.82%) Security Analyst
2 22 (19.64%) Security Engineer
3 20 (17.86%) Penetration Tester
3 20 (17.86%) Tester
4 13 (11.61%) Consultant
4 13 (11.61%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (11.61%) Senior Security Analyst
5 12 (10.71%) Information Analyst
5 12 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) IT Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) IT Security Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Administrator
7 9 (8.04%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (8.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Information Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (7.14%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (2.68%) .NET
3 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.79%) Web Services
4 1 (0.89%) CGI
4 1 (0.89%) ELK Stack
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) LAMP
4 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (33.93%) Management Information System
2 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.61%) PKI
4 11 (9.82%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.36%) VCE vBlock
7 4 (3.57%) CESG
8 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.68%) Mobile Games
8 3 (2.68%) Online Gambling
9 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.79%) Online Games
9 2 (1.79%) Xbox
10 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.89%) Fintech
10 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 67 (59.82%) Windows
2 59 (52.68%) Linux
3 28 (25.00%) Unix
4 19 (16.96%) Windows Server
4 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (15.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.61%) Solaris
7 12 (10.71%) FreeBSD
7 12 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.25%) CentOS
9 6 (5.36%) Kali Linux
9 6 (5.36%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.89%) HPUX
11 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.21%) SIEM
2 52 (46.43%) Information Security
3 51 (45.54%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (27.68%) Vulnerability Management
5 29 (25.89%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 24 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 23 (20.54%) Configuration Management
9 22 (19.64%) Ethical Hacking
10 21 (18.75%) Data Protection
11 18 (16.07%) Security Operations
12 15 (13.39%) ITIL
13 14 (12.50%) Open Source
14 13 (11.61%) Internal Audit
14 13 (11.61%) Security Testing
14 13 (11.61%) Time Management
15 12 (10.71%) PRINCE2
16 11 (9.82%) E-Commerce
16 11 (9.82%) Identity Access Management
17 9 (8.04%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.21%) Perl
2 21 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 21 (18.75%) Python
2 21 (18.75%) SQL
3 16 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 11 (9.82%) Ruby
5 9 (8.04%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.14%) Java
7 3 (2.68%) C#
7 3 (2.68%) C++
8 2 (1.79%) PHP
8 2 (1.79%) VB
9 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (25.89%) CISSP
2 24 (21.43%) CEH
3 21 (18.75%) SANS
4 16 (14.29%) CREST Certified
5 14 (12.50%) GCIH
6 13 (11.61%) CompTIA Security+
6 13 (11.61%) Security+ Certification
7 12 (10.71%) CISA
8 11 (9.82%) OSCP
9 9 (8.04%) CISM
9 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
10 8 (7.14%) SC Cleared
11 7 (6.25%) Degree
12 6 (5.36%) CHECK Team Leader
12 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (4.46%) CCNA
14 4 (3.57%) CCNP
14 4 (3.57%) GIAC
14 4 (3.57%) SSCP
15 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (25.89%) PCI DSS
2 18 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.89%) GPG13
4 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (26.79%) Snort
2 24 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 19 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (8.04%) iptables
5 8 (7.14%) XenApp
6 7 (6.25%) vSphere
7 6 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.79%) Varnish
8 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (25.89%) Nmap
2 16 (14.29%) Nagios
3 14 (12.50%) EnCase
4 12 (10.71%) Bcfg2
5 11 (9.82%) Graphite
6 8 (7.14%) CORE IMPACT
7 7 (6.25%) HAProxy
8 6 (5.36%) WSUS
9 5 (4.46%) Ansible
9 5 (4.46%) Puppet
10 3 (2.68%) QRadar
11 2 (1.79%) Nexpose
11 2 (1.79%) Proventia
12 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.89%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.89%) Kibana
12 1 (0.89%) logstash
12 1 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.89%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (22.32%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.96%) VMware
3 17 (15.18%) CheckPoint
4 16 (14.29%) Cisco
4 16 (14.29%) Citrix
5 13 (11.61%) Red Hat
6 11 (9.82%) Forcepoint
6 11 (9.82%) Intel Security
7 8 (7.14%) LogRhythm
8 7 (6.25%) HP
8 7 (6.25%) LogLogic
8 7 (6.25%) NetApp
8 7 (6.25%) Tripwire
9 5 (4.46%) Qualys
10 4 (3.57%) Sophos
10 4 (3.57%) Splunk
11 3 (2.68%) Acunetix
11 3 (2.68%) ArcSight
11 3 (2.68%) Oracle
11 3 (2.68%) SolarWinds
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