The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 8.33% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
Metasploit
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Development Applications Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 8.33% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Metasploit
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the M4 Corridor region.

Metasploit Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Metasploit
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 2 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Burp Suite
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 2 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus