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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 264 236 247
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% 0.045% 0.084%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.54% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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
746 554 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.92% 8.28% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 613 453 516
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 23 October 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 - -
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (100.00%) Nessus
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) CORE IMPACT
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
4 1 (25.00%) AppScan

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Testing Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Rapid7