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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 419 455 427
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -28
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 45 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.010% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.21% 0.12% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 15
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
Nmap
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
1404 1674 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.25% 8.17% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1294 1033
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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 Systems Management 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nmap across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Nmap Salary Histogram 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 5 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 - 33 £42,500 -
Berkshire +10 10 £34,250 -37.72%
Kent - 2 £57,500 -
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 85 (96.59%) Nessus
2 69 (78.41%) Security Cleared
3 66 (75.00%) Windows
4 65 (73.86%) Penetration Testing
4 65 (73.86%) DV Cleared
5 64 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
6 60 (68.18%) C++
6 60 (68.18%) Java
6 60 (68.18%) C
7 57 (64.77%) Python
8 52 (59.09%) Ethical Hacking
9 46 (52.27%) Telecoms
10 37 (42.05%) Metasploit
11 36 (40.91%) Coverity
12 35 (39.77%) VxWorks
13 34 (38.64%) Finance
14 28 (31.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 24 (27.27%) Qualys
15 24 (27.27%) OpenVAS
16 23 (26.14%) OWASP
17 21 (23.86%) CEH
18 20 (22.73%) Linux
18 20 (22.73%) Network Security
19 19 (21.59%) CREST Certified
20 18 (20.45%) Security Testing
20 18 (20.45%) Degree
20 18 (20.45%) OSCP
20 18 (20.45%) Broadband
20 18 (20.45%) GIAC
21 17 (19.32%) Test Strategy

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.55%) nginx
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) Network Security
2 18 (20.45%) Broadband
3 11 (12.50%) LAN
3 11 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.23%) Firewall
4 9 (10.23%) WAN
5 7 (7.95%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.27%) Internet
8 1 (1.14%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (42.05%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.14%) Burp Suite
General
1 46 (52.27%) Telecoms
2 34 (38.64%) Finance
3 9 (10.23%) Electronics
4 3 (3.41%) French Language
4 3 (3.41%) German Language
4 3 (3.41%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (3.41%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (46.59%) Analyst
1 41 (46.59%) Security Analyst
2 38 (43.18%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 21 (23.86%) Tester
4 13 (14.77%) Graduate
4 13 (14.77%) Security Manager
5 12 (13.64%) Graduate Analyst
5 12 (13.64%) Graduate Security Analyst
5 12 (13.64%) Security Penetration Tester
5 12 (13.64%) Security Tester
5 12 (13.64%) Testing Manager
6 11 (12.50%) Product Manager
6 11 (12.50%) Security Product Manager
7 10 (11.36%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
8 9 (10.23%) Penetration Tester
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Test Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) .NET
1 4 (4.55%) Regular Expression
1 4 (4.55%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (3.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (10.23%) Robotics
3 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 66 (75.00%) Windows
2 35 (39.77%) VxWorks
3 20 (22.73%) Linux
4 7 (7.95%) Unix
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (73.86%) Penetration Testing
2 64 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
3 52 (59.09%) Ethical Hacking
4 28 (31.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 23 (26.14%) OWASP
6 18 (20.45%) Security Testing
7 17 (19.32%) Test Strategy
8 16 (18.18%) Test Management
9 10 (11.36%) Software Testing
10 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.95%) Line Management
11 7 (7.95%) Performance Management
12 6 (6.82%) Presales
13 5 (5.68%) Vulnerability Management
14 4 (4.55%) Information Security
15 3 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
15 3 (3.41%) Security Operations
15 3 (3.41%) SIEM
16 2 (2.27%) Network Design
16 2 (2.27%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (68.18%) C
1 60 (68.18%) C++
1 60 (68.18%) Java
2 57 (64.77%) Python
3 15 (17.05%) Perl
4 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.68%) SQL
6 4 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (1.14%) PHP
7 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (78.41%) Security Cleared
2 65 (73.86%) DV Cleared
3 21 (23.86%) CEH
4 19 (21.59%) CREST Certified
5 18 (20.45%) Degree
5 18 (20.45%) GIAC
5 18 (20.45%) OSCP
6 6 (6.82%) CHECK Team Leader
6 6 (6.82%) GPEN
7 4 (4.55%) CISSP
8 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.14%) CCIE
9 1 (1.14%) CEPT
9 1 (1.14%) CHFI
9 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.14%) CISM
9 1 (1.14%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) FISMA
2 1 (1.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) vSphere
2 2 (2.27%) XenApp
3 1 (1.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 85 (96.59%) Nessus
2 24 (27.27%) OpenVAS
3 1 (1.14%) EnCase
3 1 (1.14%) FTK
3 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.14%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) Coverity
2 24 (27.27%) Qualys
3 4 (4.55%) Cisco
4 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.41%) LogRhythm
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.27%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) Juniper
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.27%) Splunk
5 2 (2.27%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Websense
6 1 (1.14%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.14%) Huawei
6 1 (1.14%) Imperva
6 1 (1.14%) McAfee
6 1 (1.14%) Symantec