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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 305 419 453
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +34
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 128 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.20% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.80% 2.48% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 84 28 17
Median salary £57,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.18% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,450 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% +7.14%
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
1641 1652 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.89% 7.96% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1288 1394
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +19 66 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Berkshire +42 40 £60,000 +3.44% 2
Hampshire - 13 £62,500 - 3
Kent +18 6 £90,000 +106.89% 1
Surrey +26 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 107 (62.21%) Nmap
2 104 (60.47%) Windows
3 103 (59.88%) Security Cleared
4 102 (59.30%) Penetration Testing
5 95 (55.23%) Cybersecurity
6 83 (48.26%) C++
7 82 (47.67%) Python
8 80 (46.51%) C
9 79 (45.93%) Linux
9 79 (45.93%) DV Cleared
10 77 (44.77%) Java
11 76 (44.19%) Telecoms
12 73 (42.44%) Metasploit
13 68 (39.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 62 (36.05%) CEH
15 52 (30.23%) Ethical Hacking
16 46 (26.74%) CREST Certified
17 45 (26.16%) Qualys
18 44 (25.58%) OWASP
18 44 (25.58%) Information Security
19 43 (25.00%) OSCP
20 39 (22.67%) VxWorks
20 39 (22.67%) GIAC
21 38 (22.09%) Source Code Analysis
22 36 (20.93%) Firewall
22 36 (20.93%) Network Security
23 35 (20.35%) Coverity
24 32 (18.60%) OpenVAS
25 31 (18.02%) Burp Suite
25 31 (18.02%) Perl

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 5 (2.91%) Apache
1 5 (2.91%) IBM Notes
1 5 (2.91%) IIS
1 5 (2.91%) Tomcat
1 5 (2.91%) WebLogic
1 5 (2.91%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.74%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.93%) Firewall
1 36 (20.93%) Network Security
2 20 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 20 (11.63%) Wireless
3 11 (6.40%) LAN
4 10 (5.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (5.81%) WAN
5 8 (4.65%) Broadband
6 7 (4.07%) Internet
6 7 (4.07%) LTE
7 6 (3.49%) DNS
8 4 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.33%) NetScreen
8 4 (2.33%) SAN
9 2 (1.16%) VPN
9 2 (1.16%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.58%) DHCP
10 1 (0.58%) HTTP
10 1 (0.58%) SNMP
10 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.14%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 73 (42.44%) Metasploit
2 31 (18.02%) Burp Suite
3 3 (1.74%) FindBugs
3 3 (1.74%) sqlmap
4 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 76 (44.19%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.14%) Finance
3 11 (6.40%) Games
4 4 (2.33%) Back Office
5 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (40.70%) Analyst
2 68 (39.53%) Security Analyst
3 43 (25.00%) Tester
4 39 (22.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 38 (22.09%) Penetration Tester
6 16 (9.30%) Team Leader
6 16 (9.30%) Test Team Leader
7 15 (8.72%) Information Analyst
7 15 (8.72%) Information Security Analyst
7 15 (8.72%) Security Engineer
8 14 (8.14%) Testing Manager
9 11 (6.40%) Security Tester
9 11 (6.40%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (6.40%) Senior Security Analyst
10 10 (5.81%) Product Analyst
10 10 (5.81%) Security Manager
11 9 (5.23%) Information Security Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) IT Security Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
11 9 (5.23%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.07%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.49%) Regular Expression
3 5 (2.91%) Web Services
4 4 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (0.58%) Ajax
5 1 (0.58%) HTML
5 1 (0.58%) JSON
5 1 (0.58%) REST
5 1 (0.58%) SOAP
5 1 (0.58%) XML
5 1 (0.58%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.86%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (16.28%) Management Information System
3 24 (13.95%) Mobile App
4 16 (9.30%) Computer Science
5 12 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (5.23%) Smartphone
8 8 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (4.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (2.91%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.33%) Physics
11 3 (1.74%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.16%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.58%) iPad
13 1 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 104 (60.47%) Windows
2 79 (45.93%) Linux
3 39 (22.67%) VxWorks
4 24 (13.95%) Kali Linux
5 9 (5.23%) Android
6 7 (4.07%) Unix
7 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.91%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.91%) Windows NT
8 5 (2.91%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.58%) AIX
9 1 (0.58%) CentOS
9 1 (0.58%) HPUX
9 1 (0.58%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.58%) MVS
9 1 (0.58%) Solaris
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (59.30%) Penetration Testing
2 95 (55.23%) Cybersecurity
3 68 (39.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 52 (30.23%) Ethical Hacking
5 44 (25.58%) Information Security
5 44 (25.58%) OWASP
6 38 (22.09%) Source Code Analysis
7 27 (15.70%) Security Testing
8 21 (12.21%) SIEM
9 16 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (6.40%) Risk Management
11 10 (5.81%) Open Source
12 9 (5.23%) Security Architecture
12 9 (5.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 8 (4.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 8 (4.65%) Security Operations
14 7 (4.07%) Identity Access Management
14 7 (4.07%) Social Engineering
15 6 (3.49%) Line Management
15 6 (3.49%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (48.26%) C++
2 82 (47.67%) Python
3 80 (46.51%) C
4 77 (44.77%) Java
5 31 (18.02%) Perl
6 28 (16.28%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.23%) C#
8 7 (4.07%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.49%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.49%) Ruby
9 6 (3.49%) SQL
9 6 (3.49%) VB
10 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.16%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 103 (59.88%) Security Cleared
2 79 (45.93%) DV Cleared
3 62 (36.05%) CEH
4 46 (26.74%) CREST Certified
5 43 (25.00%) OSCP
6 39 (22.67%) GIAC
7 27 (15.70%) GPEN
8 25 (14.53%) CISSP
9 23 (13.37%) Degree
9 23 (13.37%) SC Cleared
10 17 (9.88%) CHECK Team Leader
10 17 (9.88%) CHECK Team Member
11 11 (6.40%) CISA
12 10 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (5.81%) GSEC
13 9 (5.23%) CCNA
14 6 (3.49%) MCSE
14 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (2.91%) SANS
16 2 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.07%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (5.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.91%) Samba
3 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.33%) vSphere
3 4 (2.33%) XenApp
4 1 (0.58%) Firmware
4 1 (0.58%) Snort
Systems Management
1 107 (62.21%) Nmap
2 32 (18.60%) OpenVAS
3 24 (13.95%) SCCM
4 4 (2.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.74%) HP Fortify
5 3 (1.74%) Nexpose
5 3 (1.74%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.58%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.58%) QRadar
6 1 (0.58%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 45 (26.16%) Qualys
2 35 (20.35%) Coverity
3 15 (8.72%) Cisco
4 11 (6.40%) Juniper
5 10 (5.81%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.65%) Fortinet
7 7 (4.07%) Nokia
8 6 (3.49%) LogRhythm
9 5 (2.91%) Citrix
9 5 (2.91%) Lotus
9 5 (2.91%) Novell
9 5 (2.91%) Oracle
9 5 (2.91%) Palo Alto
9 5 (2.91%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.33%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.33%) F5
10 4 (2.33%) HP
10 4 (2.33%) VMware
11 3 (1.74%) Palantir
11 3 (1.74%) Veracode
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