The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.18% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £37,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+86.66% +50.00%
Metasploit
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
240 301 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.57% 13.53% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 197 265 249
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Metasploit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Metasploit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 12 (100.00%) Nessus
1 12 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 11 (91.67%) Kali Linux
2 11 (91.67%) CHECK Team Leader
2 11 (91.67%) CHECK Team Member
2 11 (91.67%) Security Testing
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) DV Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (91.67%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (91.67%) Burp Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) KNOPPIX
3 1 (8.33%) OWASP
3 1 (8.33%) Core Impact
3 1 (8.33%) iPad

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Burp Suite
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Team Leader
1 11 (91.67%) Test Team Leader
2 10 (83.33%) Senior Manager
2 10 (83.33%) Testing Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Security Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Kali Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (91.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 11 (91.67%) CHECK Team Leader
2 11 (91.67%) CHECK Team Member
2 11 (91.67%) DV Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Nessus
2 1 (8.33%) Core Impact