The first table below looks at the demand for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank - - 133
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
350 239 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.67% 10.57% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 284 194 249
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Metasploit
Berkshire

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Metasploit
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Metasploit Salary Trend in Reading

Metasploit
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
1 1 (100.00%) OSWP
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
1 1 (100.00%) OSWP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus