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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 439 424 414
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 6 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.045% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.33% 0.69% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 31
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £46,250 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £75,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%
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
1794 1445 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.06% 6.55% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1178 1071
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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
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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
Kent - 2 £46,250 -
Surrey - 2 £38,250 -
Oxfordshire +3 1 £25,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) SIEM
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (35.71%) CEH
4 5 (35.71%) Nmap
4 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (28.57%) Qualys
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) CISM
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) C
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) 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
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) DMZ
5 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
6 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Account Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) CMDB
2 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows NT
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) SIEM
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
6 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CEH
3 4 (28.57%) CISM
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 2 (14.29%) MCSE
5 2 (14.29%) CCSP
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) SSCP
5 2 (14.29%) GIAC
5 2 (14.29%) CCSA
5 2 (14.29%) GCIA
5 2 (14.29%) GCIH
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) OSCP
6 1 (7.14%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Nmap
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Samba
3 2 (14.29%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Qualys
2 2 (14.29%) Sophos
2 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
2 2 (14.29%) Imperva
2 2 (14.29%) Tufin
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Novell
2 2 (14.29%) Lotus
2 2 (14.29%) AlgoSec
2 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Palantir
3 1 (7.14%) Coverity
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