The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 65 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.36% - 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 2.60% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £37,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Nmap
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
77 75 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.97% 12.65% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 63 70 46
Average salary £36,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Nmap
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Nmap Salary Trend in Slough

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Nmap 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 Nmap.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Nessus
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%) SIEM
2 10 (83.33%) tcpdump
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%) HIPAA
5 4 (33.33%) CentOS
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 4 (33.33%) OSCP

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Nmap 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 Nmap. 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 10 (83.33%) Snort
2 2 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Nessus
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