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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 448 412 421
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +9
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 4 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.081% 0.074%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 1.14% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 13
Average salary £39,750 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.14% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,750 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -7.10%
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
1655 1491 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.52% 7.10% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1213 1089
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 15 September 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
(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
Berkshire - 2 £37,000 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) Firewall
4 18 (69.23%) Nmap
5 16 (61.54%) Snort
6 15 (57.69%) Metasploit
6 15 (57.69%) Imperva
6 15 (57.69%) Sophos
6 15 (57.69%) tcpdump
7 14 (53.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 13 (50.00%) SIEM
8 13 (50.00%) CISSP
9 12 (46.15%) SQL
9 12 (46.15%) CEH
10 11 (42.31%) PCI DSS
10 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
11 10 (38.46%) CCNA
11 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (34.62%) HIPAA
12 9 (34.62%) CentOS
12 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
12 9 (34.62%) Ubuntu
12 9 (34.62%) Python
13 8 (30.77%) Perl
13 8 (30.77%) PHP
13 8 (30.77%) Cisco
13 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
13 8 (30.77%) Ruby
14 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) tcpdump
3 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) Network Security
4 6 (23.08%) HTTP
5 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) DMZ
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) NetScreen
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) IPsec
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Security Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Security
7 1 (3.85%) Head of IT Security
7 1 (3.85%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (34.62%) CentOS
4 9 (34.62%) Ubuntu
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.69%) Windows NT
8 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.85%) AIX
9 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 13 (50.00%) SIEM
3 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security
4 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
3 8 (30.77%) Ruby
3 8 (30.77%) Perl
3 8 (30.77%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) CISSP
2 12 (46.15%) CEH
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (38.46%) CCNA
4 6 (23.08%) OSCP
4 6 (23.08%) OSCE
5 4 (15.38%) MCSE
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (11.54%) CISM
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) GIAC
7 2 (7.69%) MCP
7 2 (7.69%) SSCP
7 2 (7.69%) GCIA
7 2 (7.69%) GCIH
7 2 (7.69%) ISEB
8 1 (3.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) PCI DSS
2 9 (34.62%) HIPAA
3 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.85%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Nmap
2 16 (61.54%) Snort
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) Samba
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Sophos
1 15 (57.69%) Imperva
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
3 7 (26.92%) Juniper
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Splunk
5 4 (15.38%) Qualys
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Sourcefire
7 2 (7.69%) Tufin
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Novell
7 2 (7.69%) Lotus
7 2 (7.69%) McAfee
7 2 (7.69%) AlgoSec
7 2 (7.69%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Websense
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago