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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 434 407 421
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 8 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% 0.071% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.56% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 18
Average salary £38,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £25,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £32,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -11.56%
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
2812 2694 2523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.46% 12.68% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2260 2279 2194
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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 - 6 £37,000 -
Hampshire -29 1 £42,500 +70.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 £40,000 -
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 19 (82.61%) Nessus
4 18 (78.26%) Firewall
4 18 (78.26%) tcpdump
5 16 (69.57%) Snort
5 16 (69.57%) Metasploit
5 16 (69.57%) Imperva
5 16 (69.57%) Sophos
6 13 (56.52%) SQL
6 13 (56.52%) Bash Shell
6 13 (56.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
7 12 (52.17%) SIEM
8 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
8 11 (47.83%) CentOS
9 10 (43.48%) HIPAA
9 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
9 10 (43.48%) CEH
9 10 (43.48%) CCNA
9 10 (43.48%) CISSP
9 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (43.48%) Perl
9 10 (43.48%) Python
10 9 (39.13%) PHP
10 9 (39.13%) Cisco
10 9 (39.13%) Ruby
10 9 (39.13%) Ubuntu
10 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (21.74%) Apache
1 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
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%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
1 18 (78.26%) tcpdump
2 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
3 6 (26.09%) HTTP
4 5 (21.74%) Network Security
4 5 (21.74%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) DHCP
6 2 (8.70%) FTP
6 2 (8.70%) SSL
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) 802.11
6 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless
6 2 (8.70%) WPA
6 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
2 1 (4.35%) Infinispan
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Metasploit
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Security Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) HP StorageWorks
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (47.83%) CentOS
5 9 (39.13%) Ubuntu
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) UNIX
8 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
8 2 (8.70%) Windows NT
8 2 (8.70%) VMS
9 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 12 (52.17%) SIEM
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
1 13 (56.52%) Bash Shell
2 10 (43.48%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) Perl
3 9 (39.13%) PHP
3 9 (39.13%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CCNA
1 10 (43.48%) CISSP
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (43.48%) CEH
2 7 (30.43%) OSCP
2 7 (30.43%) OSCE
3 3 (13.04%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) RHCE
4 2 (8.70%) CWNA
5 1 (4.35%) RHCT
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.35%) MCITP
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
1 10 (43.48%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Snort
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Samba
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (82.61%) 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 16 (69.57%) Sophos
1 16 (69.57%) Imperva
2 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) Juniper
5 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
5 6 (26.09%) Splunk
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) HP
7 3 (13.04%) VMware
8 2 (8.70%) Brocade
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