The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 611 612 609
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 7 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.007% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.070% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 22
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -18.75%
Nmap
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4866 4278 4804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.77% 9.50% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 3739 4198
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,200 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nmap across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nmap
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nmap across the London region.

Nmap Salary Trend in London

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Nmap 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 Nmap.

1 27 (96.43%) Windows
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) CISSP
3 23 (82.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 21 (75.00%) Wireshark
4 21 (75.00%) UNIX
5 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (71.43%) CCNP
6 18 (64.29%) Perl
6 18 (64.29%) SIEM
7 17 (60.71%) Metasploit
7 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (57.14%) ITIL
8 16 (57.14%) Firewall
8 16 (57.14%) Management Information System
9 15 (53.57%) Cisco
10 14 (50.00%) Blue Coat
11 13 (46.43%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
12 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
12 12 (42.86%) tcpdump
12 12 (42.86%) CCSE
12 12 (42.86%) Nessus
12 12 (42.86%) Snort
12 12 (42.86%) Information Security
12 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
13 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (39.29%) CISA
13 11 (39.29%) CISM
14 10 (35.71%) Red Hat

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Nmap 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 Nmap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 16 (57.14%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 10 (35.71%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (25.00%) LAN
5 7 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (10.71%) Network Security
8 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.57%) DNS
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Security Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) IT Security Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Security Specialist
4 6 (21.43%) Information Specialist
4 6 (21.43%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Security Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Security Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Managed Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (21.43%) Cryptography
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) UNIX
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (35.71%) FreeBSD
5 10 (35.71%) Solaris
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 18 (64.29%) SIEM
3 16 (57.14%) ITIL
4 13 (46.43%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (42.86%) Information Security
6 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
7 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
8 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
9 6 (21.43%) Security Management
9 6 (21.43%) Project Management
9 6 (21.43%) OWASP
9 6 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.57%) Mobile Commerce
11 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Perl
2 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Ruby
4 6 (21.43%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) C
4 6 (21.43%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) CISSP
2 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (71.43%) CCNP
3 12 (42.86%) CCSE
4 11 (39.29%) CISA
4 11 (39.29%) CISM
5 7 (25.00%) GPEN
5 7 (25.00%) OSCP
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (21.43%) RHCE
6 6 (21.43%) MCSE
6 6 (21.43%) CCNA
6 6 (21.43%) GSEC
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) GIAC
7 1 (3.57%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Snort
2 1 (3.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Nessus
2 6 (21.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 10 (35.71%) Websense
5 6 (21.43%) IBM
5 6 (21.43%) CA
5 6 (21.43%) ArcSight
5 6 (21.43%) Q1 Labs
5 6 (21.43%) Qualys
5 6 (21.43%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.57%) Novell
6 1 (3.57%) Lotus