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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 414 466 472
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +6
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 29 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.005% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 0.028% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 12
Median salary £70,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £37,500 £50,450
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -10.52%
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
3333 3604 3580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.30% 16.88% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 3022 3045
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 3 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 3 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 +2 11 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Berkshire - 10 £42,500 -
Surrey - 6 £72,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £75,000 -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 46 (97.87%) Nessus
2 41 (87.23%) Cybersecurity
3 40 (85.11%) Penetration Testing
4 34 (72.34%) Security Cleared
5 32 (68.09%) Nmap
6 31 (65.96%) DV Cleared
7 27 (57.45%) Ethical Hacking
8 26 (55.32%) C
8 26 (55.32%) C++
8 26 (55.32%) Python
9 25 (53.19%) Windows
9 25 (53.19%) Java
9 25 (53.19%) VxWorks
10 21 (44.68%) CREST Certified
11 19 (40.43%) Mobile App
11 19 (40.43%) Telecoms
12 18 (38.30%) Burp Suite
13 13 (27.66%) Linux
14 12 (25.53%) Kali Linux
14 12 (25.53%) Security Testing
15 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
15 11 (23.40%) CHECK Team Leader
15 11 (23.40%) CHECK Team Member
16 9 (19.15%) OWASP
17 8 (17.02%) Firewall
17 8 (17.02%) Wireless
18 7 (14.89%) Cisco
18 7 (14.89%) Juniper
18 7 (14.89%) Nokia
18 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell

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 8 (17.02%) Firewall
1 8 (17.02%) Wireless
2 5 (10.64%) Broadband
3 3 (6.38%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Burp Suite
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 19 (40.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Analyst
1 24 (51.06%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 24 (51.06%) Security Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Penetration Tester
2 12 (25.53%) Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Team Leader
3 9 (19.15%) Test Team Leader
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Security Penetration Tester
5 3 (6.38%) Security Tester
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Testing Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Graduate
6 2 (4.26%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Graduate Security Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Robotics
3 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) VxWorks
1 25 (53.19%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Linux
3 12 (25.53%) Kali Linux
4 2 (4.26%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) Cybersecurity
2 40 (85.11%) Penetration Testing
3 27 (57.45%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (25.53%) Security Testing
5 9 (19.15%) OWASP
6 3 (6.38%) Information Security
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) C
1 26 (55.32%) C++
1 26 (55.32%) Python
2 25 (53.19%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
3 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 34 (72.34%) Security Cleared
2 31 (65.96%) DV Cleared
3 21 (44.68%) CREST Certified
4 11 (23.40%) CHECK Team Leader
4 11 (23.40%) CHECK Team Member
4 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) Degree
6 2 (4.26%) OSCP
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 46 (97.87%) Nessus
2 32 (68.09%) Nmap
3 2 (4.26%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco
1 7 (14.89%) Fortinet
1 7 (14.89%) Juniper
1 7 (14.89%) Nokia
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