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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 405 467 468
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +1
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 45 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.019% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.89% 0.25% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 32 3 14
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,700 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
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
1559 1591 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.13% 7.48% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1243 1208
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +4.76%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Berkshire +40 19 £42,500 +77.08% 3
Oxfordshire +14 17 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Surrey - 6 £72,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £50,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £75,000 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 70 (76.92%) Nmap
2 62 (68.13%) Penetration Testing
3 58 (63.74%) Cybersecurity
4 57 (62.64%) Security Cleared
4 57 (62.64%) Windows
5 53 (58.24%) C++
5 53 (58.24%) Java
6 51 (56.04%) DV Cleared
7 49 (53.85%) C
7 49 (53.85%) Python
8 46 (50.55%) Metasploit
9 40 (43.96%) Telecoms
10 39 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
11 36 (39.56%) CREST Certified
12 35 (38.46%) Linux
13 29 (31.87%) OWASP
14 27 (29.67%) CEH
15 26 (28.57%) Qualys
15 26 (28.57%) VxWorks
16 25 (27.47%) Coverity
17 22 (24.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 20 (21.98%) GIAC
18 20 (21.98%) Firewall
18 20 (21.98%) OSCP
19 19 (20.88%) Mobile App
19 19 (20.88%) OpenVAS
19 19 (20.88%) Security Testing
20 18 (19.78%) Burp Suite
21 16 (17.58%) Embedded Systems
22 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP

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 (5.49%) Apache
1 5 (5.49%) IBM Notes
1 5 (5.49%) IIS
1 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
1 5 (5.49%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.40%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) Firewall
2 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.29%) LAN
4 11 (12.09%) WAN
5 9 (9.89%) Network Security
5 9 (9.89%) Wireless
6 7 (7.69%) Internet
6 7 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (6.59%) Wireshark
8 5 (5.49%) Broadband
8 5 (5.49%) DNS
8 5 (5.49%) SAN
9 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (50.55%) Metasploit
2 18 (19.78%) Burp Suite
3 4 (4.40%) FindBugs
3 4 (4.40%) sqlmap
General
1 40 (43.96%) Telecoms
2 14 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (35.16%) Analyst
1 32 (35.16%) Security Analyst
2 28 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 28 (30.77%) Tester
3 16 (17.58%) Penetration Tester
4 14 (15.38%) Security Tester
5 9 (9.89%) Team Leader
5 9 (9.89%) Test Team Leader
6 6 (6.59%) Graduate
6 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Support
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Testing Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Graduate Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Graduate Security Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Applications Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Security Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) Regular Expression
2 8 (8.79%) .NET
3 7 (7.69%) 802.1X
4 5 (5.49%) Web Services
5 4 (4.40%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Mobile App
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.20%) Robotics
6 1 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.10%) iPad
6 1 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 57 (62.64%) Windows
2 35 (38.46%) Linux
3 26 (28.57%) VxWorks
4 11 (12.09%) Kali Linux
5 9 (9.89%) Unix
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.49%) Mac OS
7 5 (5.49%) Windows NT
7 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.40%) CentOS
9 1 (1.10%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (68.13%) Penetration Testing
2 58 (63.74%) Cybersecurity
3 39 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
4 29 (31.87%) OWASP
5 22 (24.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 19 (20.88%) Security Testing
7 9 (9.89%) Information Security
8 7 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (6.59%) Presales
10 5 (5.49%) SIEM
11 4 (4.40%) SDLC
11 4 (4.40%) Security Operations
11 4 (4.40%) Threat Detection
11 4 (4.40%) Threat Modelling
12 3 (3.30%) Security Architecture
12 3 (3.30%) Software Testing
12 3 (3.30%) Test Management
12 3 (3.30%) Test Strategy
13 2 (2.20%) Network Design
13 2 (2.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.24%) C++
1 53 (58.24%) Java
2 49 (53.85%) C
2 49 (53.85%) Python
3 14 (15.38%) Perl
4 13 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 9 (9.89%) SQL
6 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.40%) C#
7 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (62.64%) Security Cleared
2 51 (56.04%) DV Cleared
3 36 (39.56%) CREST Certified
4 27 (29.67%) CEH
5 20 (21.98%) GIAC
5 20 (21.98%) OSCP
6 14 (15.38%) CHECK Team Leader
7 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
8 11 (12.09%) CHECK Team Member
9 7 (7.69%) CCNA
9 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (7.69%) CISSP
9 7 (7.69%) Degree
10 6 (6.59%) MCSE
10 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (5.49%) SANS
12 3 (3.30%) GPEN
13 1 (1.10%) GCIH
13 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.49%) Samba
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) vSphere
3 2 (2.20%) XenApp
4 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 70 (76.92%) Nmap
2 19 (20.88%) OpenVAS
3 4 (4.40%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.10%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (1.10%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.10%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) Qualys
2 25 (27.47%) Coverity
3 9 (9.89%) Cisco
4 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 7 (7.69%) Juniper
5 7 (7.69%) Nokia
6 6 (6.59%) HP
7 5 (5.49%) Lotus
7 5 (5.49%) Novell
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle
8 4 (4.40%) Veracode
9 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.20%) Citrix
10 2 (2.20%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.20%) LogRhythm
10 2 (2.20%) Tripwire
10 2 (2.20%) VMware
11 1 (1.10%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.10%) Kaspersky
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