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 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 181 177 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.087% 0.19% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 4.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
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
234 173 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.75% 4.79% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 177 107 162
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,230 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Nessus Salary Histogram in Manchester

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Nmap
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (66.67%) Qualys
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) OSCP
4 1 (16.67%) OSCE
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) sqlmap
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Security Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
2 4 (66.67%) Security Penetration Tester
2 4 (66.67%) Security Tester
2 4 (66.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CEH
1 1 (16.67%) OSCE
1 1 (16.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nmap
2 1 (16.67%) Proventia
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Qualys
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto