The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 106 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 18 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.18% 0.20% -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.59% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
Nessus
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
170 108 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.15% 7.07% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 135 85 93
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,400 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nessus across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Nessus
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Nessus Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Nessus
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Nessus Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Nessus
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Banbury +2 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Nessus
South East

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 49 (100.00%) Nmap
2 48 (97.96%) Penetration Testing
3 44 (89.80%) C
3 44 (89.80%) C++
3 44 (89.80%) Java
3 44 (89.80%) Python
3 44 (89.80%) Security Cleared
4 42 (85.71%) Windows
5 41 (83.67%) DV Cleared
6 39 (79.59%) Telecoms
7 33 (67.35%) Cybersecurity
8 32 (65.31%) Ethical Hacking
9 25 (51.02%) Metasploit
9 25 (51.02%) VxWorks
10 21 (42.86%) Coverity
10 21 (42.86%) Qualys
11 20 (40.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 19 (38.78%) OpenVAS
13 18 (36.73%) OSCP
13 18 (36.73%) CEH
13 18 (36.73%) GIAC
14 17 (34.69%) OWASP
15 16 (32.65%) Embedded Systems
15 16 (32.65%) CREST Certified
16 13 (26.53%) Linux
17 12 (24.49%) Finance
18 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
18 6 (12.24%) Network Security
18 6 (12.24%) Degree
18 6 (12.24%) Perl

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Nessus 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 Nessus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Network Security
2 5 (10.20%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (79.59%) Telecoms
2 12 (24.49%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Analyst
1 28 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 26 (53.06%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 17 (34.69%) Tester
4 12 (24.49%) Security Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Product Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Security Product Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Testing Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate Security Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Product Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.08%) Robotics
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) VxWorks
3 13 (26.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) Penetration Testing
2 33 (67.35%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (65.31%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (40.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 17 (34.69%) OWASP
6 3 (6.12%) Security Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Test Management
6 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.04%) Information Security
8 1 (2.04%) SIEM
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) C
1 44 (89.80%) C++
1 44 (89.80%) Java
1 44 (89.80%) Python
2 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
2 6 (12.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (89.80%) Security Cleared
2 41 (83.67%) DV Cleared
3 18 (36.73%) CEH
3 18 (36.73%) GIAC
3 18 (36.73%) OSCP
4 16 (32.65%) CREST Certified
5 6 (12.24%) Degree
6 3 (6.12%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (6.12%) GPEN
7 1 (2.04%) CISSP
7 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 49 (100.00%) Nmap
2 19 (38.78%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Coverity
1 21 (42.86%) Qualys