The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 192 176 179
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.048% 0.026% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.14% 0.61% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +8.82%
Nessus
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
176 163 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.18% 4.28% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 134 136 188
Average salary £43,250 £38,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.81% -6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,725 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nessus across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Nessus
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Nessus Salary Trend in Manchester

Nessus
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Nmap
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) WebInspect
3 2 (50.00%) AppScan
3 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Testing Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WebInspect
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Rapid7