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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank 142 140 136
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.039% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 1.54% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £80,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +1.56%
Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
227 259 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.94% 11.98% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 188 199 338
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) OSCP
3 1 (33.33%) OSCE
3 1 (33.33%) OSWP
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OWASP
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (33.33%) OSCE
2 1 (33.33%) OSWP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) CORE IMPACT