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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 240 258 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.050% 0.045% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+86.66% -16.66%
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
1252 1248 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.80% 18.68% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1107 1090
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 27 August 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 +23 2 £43,000 +1.17%
Manchester +11 1 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 6 (85.71%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCIE
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Blog
3 1 (14.29%) OSCP
3 1 (14.29%) OSCE
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified

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 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Network Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Security Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCIE
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
2 1 (14.29%) OSCE
2 1 (14.29%) OSCP
2 1 (14.29%) Tigerscheme
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Juniper
1 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago