The first table below looks at the demand for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metasploit
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.64% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
Development Applications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
86 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 17.59% 6.27% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70 40 68
Average salary £44,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Metasploit
Berkshire

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Metasploit
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Metasploit Salary Trend in Slough

Metasploit
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Metasploit across the Slough region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in Slough

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
2 15 (93.75%) tcpdump
2 15 (93.75%) Imperva
2 15 (93.75%) Sophos
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 15 (93.75%) Snort
2 15 (93.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 15 (93.75%) Nmap
2 15 (93.75%) Nessus
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
4 9 (56.25%) Perl
4 9 (56.25%) PHP
4 9 (56.25%) CISSP
4 9 (56.25%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) CEH
4 9 (56.25%) Ruby
4 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
4 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
4 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
4 9 (56.25%) HIPAA
4 9 (56.25%) CentOS
4 9 (56.25%) OSCP
4 9 (56.25%) OSCE
5 6 (37.50%) Splunk
5 6 (37.50%) Juniper
5 6 (37.50%) HTTP
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (93.75%) tcpdump
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
3 9 (56.25%) CentOS
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
2 15 (93.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Data Security
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Perl
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CISSP
1 9 (56.25%) CEH
1 9 (56.25%) OSCP
1 9 (56.25%) OSCE
2 5 (31.25%) RHCE
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
1 9 (56.25%) HIPAA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) BS25999
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Snort
1 15 (93.75%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Imperva
1 15 (93.75%) Sophos
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) Splunk
3 6 (37.50%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle