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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metasploit
Rank 248 - 252
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% - 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% - 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
Metasploit
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1243 1010 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.20% 14.57% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 868 975
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Metasploit
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Metasploit Salary Trend in the North West

Metasploit
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 5 £42,500 -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) CCIE
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
2 7 (77.78%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Open Source
3 6 (66.67%) RMADS
3 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (44.44%) CEH
5 4 (44.44%) JSP
5 4 (44.44%) JSP 440
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) AppScan
6 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) C++

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) AppScan
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Security Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Tester
5 2 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (66.67%) RMADS
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCIE
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) CCNA
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) JSP 440
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) HP