The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 65 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.37% - 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.94% - 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £37,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
Nessus
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
68 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.45% 6.95% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 43
Average salary £37,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Nessus
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Nessus Salary Trend in Slough

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Nmap
2 10 (83.33%) Snort
2 10 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (83.33%) Metasploit
2 10 (83.33%) Imperva
2 10 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 10 (83.33%) SIEM
2 10 (83.33%) Sophos
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Juniper
4 6 (50.00%) Splunk
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) CEH
5 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (33.33%) HIPAA
5 4 (33.33%) CentOS
5 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) OSCP

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) tcpdump
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 2 (16.67%) Windows NT
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 10 (83.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CCNA
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (33.33%) OSCP
2 4 (33.33%) OSCE
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 4 (33.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Nmap
2 10 (83.33%) Snort
3 2 (16.67%) Samba
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Sophos
1 10 (83.33%) Imperva
2 6 (50.00%) Splunk
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Novell
4 2 (16.67%) Lotus
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft