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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 408 461 469
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +8
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 37 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.014% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 0.087% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 14
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £39,500 £50,350
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -11.11%
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
3229 3463 3489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.46% 16.65% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2916 2915 2986
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Metasploit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Metasploit across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in the South East

Metasploit
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +9 19 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Berkshire - 11 £57,500 - 1
Surrey - 6 £72,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Metasploit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 55 (98.21%) Nessus
2 52 (92.86%) Cybersecurity
3 48 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
4 44 (78.57%) Security Cleared
5 42 (75.00%) DV Cleared
6 40 (71.43%) Nmap
7 34 (60.71%) Ethical Hacking
7 34 (60.71%) C
7 34 (60.71%) C++
7 34 (60.71%) Python
8 32 (57.14%) Windows
8 32 (57.14%) Java
8 32 (57.14%) VxWorks
9 26 (46.43%) Source Code Analysis
10 24 (42.86%) Telecoms
11 22 (39.29%) CREST Certified
11 22 (39.29%) Burp Suite
12 21 (37.50%) Mobile App
13 18 (32.14%) Linux
14 16 (28.57%) Kali Linux
15 14 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
15 14 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
15 14 (25.00%) Security Testing
16 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
17 9 (16.07%) Broadband
17 9 (16.07%) OWASP
18 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
18 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
18 7 (12.50%) 802.1X
18 7 (12.50%) Cisco

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Broadband
2 7 (12.50%) Firewall
2 7 (12.50%) Wireless
3 3 (5.36%) LTE
4 2 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (1.79%) HTTP
5 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 24 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Analyst
1 30 (53.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 30 (53.57%) Security Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 12 (21.43%) Test Team Leader
3 11 (19.64%) Penetration Tester
3 11 (19.64%) Tester
4 6 (10.71%) Senior Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Testing Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Graduate
5 3 (5.36%) Graduate Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Graduate Security Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.79%) Ajax
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) JSON
2 1 (1.79%) REST
2 1 (1.79%) SOAP
2 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (5.36%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.57%) Robotics
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) VxWorks
1 32 (57.14%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
3 16 (28.57%) Kali Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) HPUX
5 1 (1.79%) KNOPPIX
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (92.86%) Cybersecurity
2 48 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (60.71%) Ethical Hacking
4 26 (46.43%) Source Code Analysis
5 14 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 9 (16.07%) OWASP
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.79%) Information Security
9 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.79%) OO
9 1 (1.79%) Open Source
9 1 (1.79%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (1.79%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) C
1 34 (60.71%) C++
1 34 (60.71%) Python
2 32 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 42 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 22 (39.29%) CREST Certified
4 14 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
4 14 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
5 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.14%) Degree
7 2 (3.57%) OSCP
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 55 (98.21%) Nessus
2 40 (71.43%) Nmap
3 1 (1.79%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco
1 7 (12.50%) Fortinet
1 7 (12.50%) Juniper
1 7 (12.50%) Nokia
2 1 (1.79%) HP
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