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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 406 456 423
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -33
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 47 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.038% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.31% 0.47% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 19
Average salary £42,500 £51,875 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,950 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,250 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
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
1421 1697 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.37% 8.12% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1317 1052
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +26 34 £42,500 +6.25%
Berkshire +3 8 £30,000 -45.45% 3
Kent - 2 £57,500 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £75,000 -
Surrey +10 1 £35,000 -8.49% 1
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 86 (89.58%) Nmap
2 73 (76.04%) Security Cleared
3 71 (73.96%) Penetration Testing
4 67 (69.79%) Cybersecurity
5 66 (68.75%) DV Cleared
5 66 (68.75%) Windows
6 62 (64.58%) C++
6 62 (64.58%) Java
7 61 (63.54%) C
8 59 (61.46%) Python
9 56 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
10 47 (48.96%) Telecoms
11 43 (44.79%) Metasploit
12 37 (38.54%) Coverity
13 36 (37.50%) VxWorks
14 34 (35.42%) Finance
15 31 (32.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 25 (26.04%) Qualys
16 25 (26.04%) OpenVAS
17 24 (25.00%) CREST Certified
17 24 (25.00%) OWASP
18 23 (23.96%) Security Testing
19 22 (22.92%) Network Security
20 20 (20.83%) CEH
20 20 (20.83%) OSCP
21 19 (19.79%) Linux
22 18 (18.75%) Broadband
22 18 (18.75%) GIAC
22 18 (18.75%) Degree
23 17 (17.71%) Test Strategy

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.17%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.92%) Network Security
2 18 (18.75%) Broadband
3 10 (10.42%) Firewall
4 9 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.33%) LAN
6 7 (7.29%) Wireshark
7 6 (6.25%) WAN
8 4 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (3.13%) Wireless
10 2 (2.08%) Internet
11 1 (1.04%) SAN
11 1 (1.04%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (44.79%) Metasploit
2 3 (3.13%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.04%) FindBugs
3 1 (1.04%) sqlmap
General
1 47 (48.96%) Telecoms
2 34 (35.42%) Finance
3 9 (9.38%) Electronics
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) Analyst
1 42 (43.75%) Security Analyst
2 39 (40.63%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 26 (27.08%) Tester
4 15 (15.63%) Security Penetration Tester
4 15 (15.63%) Security Tester
5 14 (14.58%) Penetration Tester
5 14 (14.58%) Security Manager
6 13 (13.54%) Graduate
7 12 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
7 12 (12.50%) Graduate Security Analyst
7 12 (12.50%) Testing Manager
8 11 (11.46%) Product Manager
8 11 (11.46%) Security Product Manager
9 10 (10.42%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Security Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Technical Manager
11 5 (5.21%) Test Manager
12 3 (3.13%) Consultant
12 3 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) .NET
2 4 (4.17%) Regular Expression
2 4 (4.17%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (1.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (9.38%) Robotics
3 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.04%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 66 (68.75%) Windows
2 36 (37.50%) VxWorks
3 19 (19.79%) Linux
4 7 (7.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.17%) CentOS
5 4 (4.17%) Unix
6 2 (2.08%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.04%) KNOPPIX
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (73.96%) Penetration Testing
2 67 (69.79%) Cybersecurity
3 56 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 31 (32.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 24 (25.00%) OWASP
6 23 (23.96%) Security Testing
7 17 (17.71%) Test Strategy
8 16 (16.67%) Test Management
9 10 (10.42%) Software Testing
10 8 (8.33%) Information Security
10 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.29%) Line Management
11 7 (7.29%) Performance Management
12 6 (6.25%) Presales
13 3 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (3.13%) Security Operations
13 3 (3.13%) SIEM
14 2 (2.08%) Network Design
14 2 (2.08%) Security Architecture
14 2 (2.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (64.58%) C++
1 62 (64.58%) Java
2 61 (63.54%) C
3 59 (61.46%) Python
4 16 (16.67%) Perl
5 12 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.21%) SQL
7 4 (4.17%) C#
8 1 (1.04%) PHP
8 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.04%) Ruby
8 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (76.04%) Security Cleared
2 66 (68.75%) DV Cleared
3 24 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 20 (20.83%) CEH
4 20 (20.83%) OSCP
5 18 (18.75%) Degree
5 18 (18.75%) GIAC
6 8 (8.33%) CHECK Team Leader
7 6 (6.25%) GPEN
7 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.08%) CHECK Team Member
8 2 (2.08%) CISSP
9 1 (1.04%) CCIE
9 1 (1.04%) CEPT
9 1 (1.04%) CHFI
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.04%) CISM
9 1 (1.04%) GREM
9 1 (1.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.04%) FISMA
2 1 (1.04%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.08%) vSphere
1 2 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (1.04%) Snort
Systems Management
1 86 (89.58%) Nmap
2 25 (26.04%) OpenVAS
3 2 (2.08%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (1.04%) EnCase
4 1 (1.04%) FTK
4 1 (1.04%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.04%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.04%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 37 (38.54%) Coverity
2 25 (26.04%) Qualys
3 4 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.17%) Cisco
4 3 (3.13%) Forcepoint
4 3 (3.13%) HP
4 3 (3.13%) Intel Security
4 3 (3.13%) LogRhythm
4 3 (3.13%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.08%) Citrix
5 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.08%) GFI Software
5 2 (2.08%) Juniper
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.08%) Sophos
5 2 (2.08%) Splunk
5 2 (2.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.04%) CA
6 1 (1.04%) Nokia
6 1 (1.04%) Symantec
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