The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap 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 Nmap over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 437 426 402
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -24
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 9 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.032% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.26% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 36
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Nmap
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2838 2682 2715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.12% 12.41% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2328 2257 2355
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nmap across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Nmap
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nmap across the South East region.

Nmap Salary Trend in the South East

Nmap
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 Nmap within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
M4 Corridor - 5 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £37,000 -
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Nmap 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 Nmap.

1 22 (95.65%) Windows
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) Nessus
4 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
5 14 (60.87%) tcpdump
6 12 (52.17%) Imperva
6 12 (52.17%) Metasploit
6 12 (52.17%) Snort
6 12 (52.17%) Sophos
7 11 (47.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
8 10 (43.48%) CEH
8 10 (43.48%) CISSP
8 10 (43.48%) SQL
8 10 (43.48%) SIEM
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco
9 9 (39.13%) CCNA
9 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
10 8 (34.78%) Juniper
10 8 (34.78%) IIS
10 8 (34.78%) Apache
10 8 (34.78%) CentOS
10 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (30.43%) Python
11 7 (30.43%) LAN
11 7 (30.43%) Oracle
11 7 (30.43%) SQL Server

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Nmap 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 Nmap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) IIS
1 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
3 14 (60.87%) tcpdump
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) HTTP
5 6 (26.09%) WAN
6 5 (21.74%) DNS
7 4 (17.39%) Network Security
8 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (13.04%) Internet
9 2 (8.70%) DHCP
9 2 (8.70%) FTP
9 2 (8.70%) 802.11
9 2 (8.70%) SAN
9 2 (8.70%) SSL
9 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (8.70%) Wireless
9 2 (8.70%) VLAN
9 2 (8.70%) WPA
9 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Infinispan
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Metasploit
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) German Language
2 1 (4.35%) French Language
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Account Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Account Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Open Source
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
1 2 (8.70%) HP StorageWorks
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) CentOS
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) UNIX
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.70%) VMS
6 2 (8.70%) Windows NT
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (43.48%) SIEM
3 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CEH
1 10 (43.48%) CISSP
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) OSCP
3 4 (17.39%) OSCE
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (13.04%) MCSE
5 2 (8.70%) CWNA
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) RHCT
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) HIPAA
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Snort
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (8.70%) Samba
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) Nessus
2 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Imperva
1 12 (52.17%) Sophos
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
3 8 (34.78%) Juniper
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle
5 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
5 6 (26.09%) Splunk
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 3 (13.04%) HP
8 2 (8.70%) Symantec
8 2 (8.70%) Dell
8 2 (8.70%) EMC
8 2 (8.70%) CA
8 2 (8.70%) Hitachi
8 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) Novell
8 2 (8.70%) Lotus
8 2 (8.70%) Brocade