The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metasploit
Rank 435 428 435
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 3 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.015% 0.061% 0.045%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.088% 0.40% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 2
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £46,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +42.30%
Metasploit
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3407 3467 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 15.19% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2952 2587
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Metasploit
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Metasploit Salary Trend in the South East

Metasploit
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (100.00%) Nessus
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Splunk
3 4 (50.00%) Nmap
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) C
4 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) HIPAA
5 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Coverity
5 2 (25.00%) Imperva
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (25.00%) tcpdump
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) GPEN
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (25.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Broadband
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) GPEN
3 2 (25.00%) CHFI
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) GCIA
3 2 (25.00%) GCIH
3 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) HIPAA
1 2 (25.00%) FISMA
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Nessus
2 4 (50.00%) Nmap
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) Coverity
2 2 (25.00%) Imperva
2 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 2 (25.00%) Websense
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
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