The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus 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 Nessus over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 423 388 383
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 7 22 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 1.73% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 49
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £47,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.09%
Nessus
England

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1592 1274 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.79% 6.30% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1014 1040
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Nessus
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Nessus Salary Trend in the South East

Nessus
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Nessus Salary Histogram in the South East

Nessus
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 Nessus within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Berkshire -21 2 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Hampshire -28 2 £56,875 - 2
Surrey - 2 £38,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) CISSP
3 8 (57.14%) Information Security
3 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (42.86%) CISM
5 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 6 (42.86%) SIEM
5 6 (42.86%) CEH
6 5 (35.71%) Nmap
6 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (35.71%) Metasploit
6 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
6 5 (35.71%) UNIX
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Splunk
7 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Qualys
7 4 (28.57%) Network Security
7 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (21.43%) GCIA
8 3 (21.43%) GCIH
8 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
6 1 (7.14%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Account Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows NT
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
1 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (42.86%) SIEM
3 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Network Design
7 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
7 1 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CISM
2 6 (42.86%) CEH
3 3 (21.43%) GCIA
3 3 (21.43%) GCIH
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) CCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CCSP
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCSE
4 2 (14.29%) GPEN
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) CHFI
5 1 (7.14%) GIAC
5 1 (7.14%) CISA
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Nmap
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Samba
3 2 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Splunk
1 4 (28.57%) Qualys
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) McAfee
3 2 (14.29%) Sophos
3 2 (14.29%) Websense
3 2 (14.29%) Novell
3 2 (14.29%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Imperva
3 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
4 1 (7.14%) Coverity
4 1 (7.14%) Tufin
4 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
4 1 (7.14%) Palantir
4 1 (7.14%) AlgoSec
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
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