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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 231 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.035% 0.031% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -10.52%
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
1107 1199 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.57% 18.66% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1018 959
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Metasploit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +30 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Metasploit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Burp Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Kali Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) AppScan
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AppScan
1 1 (33.33%) Burp Suite
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto