The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap 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 Nmap over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 251 - 244
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% - 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £32,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -11.56%
Nmap
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
726 560 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.76% 8.18% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 583 475 585
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Nmap
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Nmap Salary Trend in the North West

Nmap
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 Nmap within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Security Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) CORE IMPACT