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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 389 443 412
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -31
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 53 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.035% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.42% 0.48% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 4
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
1551 1679 1558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.32% 7.44% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1289 1276
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Oxfordshire - 36 £50,000 -
Kent - 8 £43,500 -
Berkshire +19 6 £58,000 +56.75% 2
Hampshire +21 1 - -
Surrey +7 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 43 (70.49%) Nmap
2 41 (67.21%) Security Cleared
3 40 (65.57%) DV Cleared
4 38 (62.30%) Cyber Security
5 29 (47.54%) Penetration Testing
6 27 (44.26%) Ethical Hacking
6 27 (44.26%) Python
6 27 (44.26%) Windows
7 24 (39.34%) C
8 23 (37.70%) Metasploit
9 22 (36.07%) C++
9 22 (36.07%) Java
9 22 (36.07%) Telecoms
10 21 (34.43%) Coverity
11 20 (32.79%) Security Testing
11 20 (32.79%) Test Management
11 20 (32.79%) Test Strategy
12 19 (31.15%) VxWorks
13 18 (29.51%) Finance
14 14 (22.95%) Line Management
14 14 (22.95%) Performance Management
15 13 (21.31%) SIEM
15 13 (21.31%) Firewall
16 11 (18.03%) Degree
17 10 (16.39%) LogRhythm
18 9 (14.75%) Linux
18 9 (14.75%) Broadband
19 8 (13.11%) UNIX
19 8 (13.11%) MVS
19 8 (13.11%) Analytics

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Firewall
2 9 (14.75%) Broadband
3 7 (11.48%) Network Security
4 6 (9.84%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (8.20%) Internet
6 3 (4.92%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.64%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.64%) LAN
7 1 (1.64%) WAN
7 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (36.07%) Telecoms
2 18 (29.51%) Finance
3 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Analyst
2 27 (44.26%) Security Analyst
3 20 (32.79%) Test Manager
4 19 (31.15%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 15 (24.59%) Security Manager
6 14 (22.95%) Product Manager
7 12 (19.67%) Security Engineer
8 9 (14.75%) Testing Manager
9 6 (9.84%) Graduate
10 5 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (8.20%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (8.20%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (8.20%) Technical Security Analyst
11 4 (6.56%) Software Manager
11 4 (6.56%) Technical Manager
11 4 (6.56%) Software Test Manager
12 2 (3.28%) Escalation Engineer
12 2 (3.28%) Cyber Security Engineer
13 1 (1.64%) Software Analyst
13 1 (1.64%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.64%) Robotics
2 1 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Windows
2 19 (31.15%) VxWorks
3 9 (14.75%) Linux
4 8 (13.11%) MVS
4 8 (13.11%) UNIX
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Cyber Security
2 29 (47.54%) Penetration Testing
3 27 (44.26%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (32.79%) Security Testing
4 20 (32.79%) Test Management
4 20 (32.79%) Test Strategy
5 14 (22.95%) Line Management
5 14 (22.95%) Performance Management
6 13 (21.31%) SIEM
7 8 (13.11%) Analytics
8 7 (11.48%) Information Security
9 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
10 5 (8.20%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (8.20%) Data Security
10 5 (8.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (3.28%) OWASP
12 1 (1.64%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (44.26%) Python
2 24 (39.34%) C
3 22 (36.07%) C++
3 22 (36.07%) Java
4 6 (9.84%) Perl
4 6 (9.84%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.64%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (67.21%) Security Cleared
2 40 (65.57%) DV Cleared
3 11 (18.03%) Degree
4 6 (9.84%) CISSP
5 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) CCIE
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CISM
6 1 (1.64%) CCSA
6 1 (1.64%) CCSE
6 1 (1.64%) CHFI
6 1 (1.64%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.64%) FISMA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Snort
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) XenApp
2 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (70.49%) Nmap
2 2 (3.28%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Coverity
2 10 (16.39%) LogRhythm
3 6 (9.84%) McAfee
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) LogLogic
5 3 (4.92%) Splunk
6 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) Qualys
7 1 (1.64%) Symantec
7 1 (1.64%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.64%) Imperva
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix
7 1 (1.64%) Juniper
7 1 (1.64%) CA
7 1 (1.64%) Sophos
7 1 (1.64%) VMware
7 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
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Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago