The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +1.56%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1159 1065 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.13% 14.51% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 915 1008
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Metasploit
England

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Test Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT