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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 309 417 459
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +42
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 127 50 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.24% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.24% 3.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 110 30 5
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +14.86%
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
1541 1504 1852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.77% 7.22% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1197 1408
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Nessus as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +15 57 £50,000 - 5
Berkshire +61 50 £56,250 +12.50% 4
Hampshire +19 15 £62,500 - 2
Kent +5 5 £90,000 +109.30%
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 145 (66.82%) Windows
2 131 (60.37%) Nmap
3 127 (58.53%) Penetration Testing
4 117 (53.92%) Security Cleared
5 111 (51.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 110 (50.69%) C++
6 110 (50.69%) Python
7 109 (50.23%) C
8 107 (49.31%) Cybersecurity
9 105 (48.39%) Linux
10 103 (47.47%) Telecoms
11 100 (46.08%) Java
12 89 (41.01%) CEH
13 88 (40.55%) DV Cleared
14 76 (35.02%) Metasploit
15 68 (31.34%) Qualys
16 66 (30.41%) Information Security
17 62 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
18 54 (24.88%) OSCP
19 50 (23.04%) Network Security
20 49 (22.58%) VxWorks
20 49 (22.58%) Firewall
20 49 (22.58%) Source Code Analysis
21 48 (22.12%) OpenVAS
21 48 (22.12%) OWASP
22 46 (21.20%) GIAC
22 46 (21.20%) Perl
22 46 (21.20%) TCP/IP
23 45 (20.74%) CISSP
24 40 (18.43%) Coverity

Nessus
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.07%) IIS
2 7 (3.23%) Apache
2 7 (3.23%) IBM Notes
2 7 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.23%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.38%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.04%) Network Security
2 49 (22.58%) Firewall
3 46 (21.20%) TCP/IP
4 20 (9.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 18 (8.29%) Wireless
6 17 (7.83%) Broadband
7 16 (7.37%) LTE
8 12 (5.53%) LAN
9 11 (5.07%) WAN
10 9 (4.15%) Internet
11 7 (3.23%) DNS
11 7 (3.23%) Wireshark
12 6 (2.76%) NetScreen
13 4 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.46%) 3G
14 1 (0.46%) 4G
14 1 (0.46%) ICMP
14 1 (0.46%) IPsec
14 1 (0.46%) OSPF
14 1 (0.46%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.91%) Relational Database
2 13 (5.99%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.76%) InfluxDB
3 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 76 (35.02%) Metasploit
2 23 (10.60%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.46%) FindBugs
3 1 (0.46%) sqlmap
3 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 103 (47.47%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.29%) Finance
3 14 (6.45%) Games
4 6 (2.76%) Back Office
5 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.38%) French Language
7 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.92%) Electronics
7 2 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (47.47%) Analyst
2 100 (46.08%) Security Analyst
3 62 (28.57%) Tester
4 58 (26.73%) Penetration Tester
5 46 (21.20%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 29 (13.36%) Senior Analyst
7 28 (12.90%) Security Tester
7 28 (12.90%) Senior Security Analyst
8 24 (11.06%) Security Penetration Tester
9 21 (9.68%) Product Analyst
10 20 (9.22%) Information Analyst
10 20 (9.22%) Information Security Analyst
11 19 (8.76%) Security Engineer
12 18 (8.29%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
12 18 (8.29%) Senior Penetration Tester
12 18 (8.29%) Senior Tester
13 15 (6.91%) Testing Manager
14 13 (5.99%) Support Engineer
15 12 (5.53%) Information Security Engineer
16 11 (5.07%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.23%) Web Services
2 6 (2.76%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.46%) .NET
3 1 (0.46%) Ajax
3 1 (0.46%) HTML
3 1 (0.46%) JSON
3 1 (0.46%) REST
3 1 (0.46%) SOAP
3 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.05%) Management Information System
2 36 (16.59%) Embedded Systems
3 31 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.45%) Cyberthreat
5 13 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (5.07%) Mobile App
8 10 (4.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 10 (4.61%) PKI
9 9 (4.15%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (4.15%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.84%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.84%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.84%) Physics
11 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.92%) iPad
13 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 145 (66.82%) Windows
2 105 (48.39%) Linux
3 49 (22.58%) VxWorks
4 24 (11.06%) Kali Linux
5 14 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.61%) Windows Server
7 9 (4.15%) Android
8 8 (3.69%) Unix
9 7 (3.23%) Mac OS
9 7 (3.23%) Windows NT
9 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.92%) KNOPPIX
11 1 (0.46%) AIX
11 1 (0.46%) HPUX
11 1 (0.46%) MVS
11 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (58.53%) Penetration Testing
2 111 (51.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 107 (49.31%) Cybersecurity
4 66 (30.41%) Information Security
5 62 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 49 (22.58%) Source Code Analysis
7 48 (22.12%) OWASP
8 32 (14.75%) SIEM
9 28 (12.90%) Security Testing
10 24 (11.06%) Open Source
10 24 (11.06%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (7.83%) Security Operations
12 13 (5.99%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 12 (5.53%) Risk Management
13 12 (5.53%) Static Code Analysis
13 12 (5.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 11 (5.07%) Social Engineering
15 9 (4.15%) Dashboard Development
15 9 (4.15%) Mentoring
15 9 (4.15%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 110 (50.69%) C++
1 110 (50.69%) Python
2 109 (50.23%) C
3 100 (46.08%) Java
4 46 (21.20%) Perl
5 35 (16.13%) Bash Shell
6 12 (5.53%) C#
7 10 (4.61%) Objective-C
7 10 (4.61%) Ruby
7 10 (4.61%) SQL
7 10 (4.61%) VB
8 2 (0.92%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 117 (53.92%) Security Cleared
2 89 (41.01%) CEH
3 88 (40.55%) DV Cleared
4 54 (24.88%) OSCP
5 46 (21.20%) GIAC
6 45 (20.74%) CISSP
7 40 (18.43%) CREST Certified
8 38 (17.51%) GPEN
9 30 (13.82%) CISA
9 30 (13.82%) Degree
10 18 (8.29%) GSEC
11 17 (7.83%) SC Cleared
12 11 (5.07%) CHECK Team Leader
12 11 (5.07%) CHECK Team Member
12 11 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (4.61%) CCNA
14 8 (3.69%) GCIH
14 8 (3.69%) MCSE
14 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (2.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.83%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.76%) ProxySG
2 6 (2.76%) Samba
3 4 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.84%) vSphere
3 4 (1.84%) XenApp
4 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 131 (60.37%) Nmap
2 48 (22.12%) OpenVAS
3 33 (15.21%) SCCM
4 4 (1.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.38%) Nexpose
5 3 (1.38%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.92%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.46%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.46%) QRadar
7 1 (0.46%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 68 (31.34%) Qualys
2 40 (18.43%) Coverity
3 12 (5.53%) LogRhythm
3 12 (5.53%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.61%) ArcSight
4 10 (4.61%) CheckPoint
4 10 (4.61%) Cisco
4 10 (4.61%) Splunk
5 7 (3.23%) Lotus
5 7 (3.23%) Novell
5 7 (3.23%) Oracle
5 7 (3.23%) Palo Alto
5 7 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 6 (2.76%) Blue Coat
6 6 (2.76%) F5
6 6 (2.76%) Juniper
7 5 (2.30%) Citrix
8 4 (1.84%) VMware
9 3 (1.38%) Palantir
10 2 (0.92%) Rapid7
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