The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 175 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.61% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Nmap
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
152 202 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.29% 5.12% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 96 151 142
Average salary £43,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,875 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.70%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Nmap
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Nmap Salary Trend in Manchester

Nmap
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) Nessus
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Qualys
4 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
4 3 (37.50%) WebInspect
4 3 (37.50%) AppScan
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Rapid7
5 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Consultant
2 5 (62.50%) Security Consultant
2 5 (62.50%) Penetration Tester
2 5 (62.50%) Tester
3 4 (50.00%) Security Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Testing Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Trainee Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Trainee
5 1 (12.50%) Trainee Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Nessus
2 3 (37.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Qualys
2 3 (37.50%) Rapid7
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) HP