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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 194 - 180
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% - 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% - 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Nmap
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
412 308 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.89% 8.24% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 343 267 291
Average salary £33,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.19% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,250 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 System Software 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 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Nessus
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) CORE IMPACT
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
4 1 (25.00%) AppScan

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Testing Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Rapid7