The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 440 396 422
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +26
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 11 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.046% 0.19% 0.078%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 1.73% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 12
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2656 2422 2445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.05% 10.79% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2179 2020 2123
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Nmap
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 10 £47,500 -
Surrey -8 1 - -
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Nessus
2 23 (95.83%) Metasploit
3 22 (91.67%) Python
4 21 (87.50%) Perl
4 21 (87.50%) SQL
4 21 (87.50%) CISSP
4 21 (87.50%) Sophos
4 21 (87.50%) Snort
4 21 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 21 (87.50%) Ruby
4 21 (87.50%) PCI DSS
4 21 (87.50%) Bash Shell
4 21 (87.50%) tcpdump
4 21 (87.50%) OSCP
4 21 (87.50%) OSCE
4 21 (87.50%) Imperva
5 20 (83.33%) HIPAA
5 20 (83.33%) CentOS
5 20 (83.33%) Ubuntu
5 20 (83.33%) CEH
5 20 (83.33%) Red Hat
5 20 (83.33%) Firewall
5 20 (83.33%) PHP
6 19 (79.17%) SIEM
7 18 (75.00%) Windows
8 15 (62.50%) CCNA
8 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) tcpdump
2 20 (83.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Tester
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) CentOS
2 20 (83.33%) Ubuntu
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (79.17%) SIEM
3 6 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Python
2 21 (87.50%) Perl
2 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 21 (87.50%) Ruby
2 21 (87.50%) Bash Shell
3 20 (83.33%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Tcl
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) Lua
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) CISSP
1 21 (87.50%) OSCP
1 21 (87.50%) OSCE
2 20 (83.33%) CEH
3 15 (62.50%) CCNA
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) RHCE
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 20 (83.33%) HIPAA
3 5 (20.83%) SLA
4 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Snort
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (95.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Sophos
1 21 (87.50%) Imperva
2 20 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix