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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 436 417 417
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 7 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% 0.067% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.53% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 28
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
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 2632 2563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.78% 12.67% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2215 2256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 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 - 4 £37,000 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £40,000 -
Hampshire -25 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) Windows
3 17 (77.27%) Firewall
3 17 (77.27%) Nessus
4 16 (72.73%) tcpdump
5 14 (63.64%) Snort
5 14 (63.64%) Metasploit
5 14 (63.64%) Imperva
5 14 (63.64%) Sophos
6 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
6 12 (54.55%) SQL
6 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (54.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 11 (50.00%) SIEM
8 10 (45.45%) CentOS
9 9 (40.91%) CEH
9 9 (40.91%) Cisco
9 9 (40.91%) CCNA
9 9 (40.91%) CISSP
9 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (40.91%) Perl
9 9 (40.91%) Python
9 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (36.36%) PHP
10 8 (36.36%) Juniper
10 8 (36.36%) HIPAA
10 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
10 8 (36.36%) Ruby

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (27.27%) IIS
1 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) tcpdump
3 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) HTTP
5 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) Network Security
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) NAS
7 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
7 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 2 (9.09%) WPA
7 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (9.09%) VLAN
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) SSL
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
7 2 (9.09%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Redis
2 1 (4.55%) Infinispan
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Metasploit
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Security Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) HP StorageWorks
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) CentOS
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) UNIX
9 2 (9.09%) Mac OS
9 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (9.09%) VMS
9 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
10 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 11 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
1 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 9 (40.91%) Perl
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CEH
1 9 (40.91%) CCNA
1 9 (40.91%) CISSP
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) OSCP
2 5 (22.73%) OSCE
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CWNA
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) RHCE
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) RHCT
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) HIPAA
1 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Snort
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (9.09%) Samba
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) Nessus
2 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.55%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Imperva
1 14 (63.64%) Sophos
2 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
4 8 (36.36%) Juniper
5 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) Splunk
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) VMware
9 2 (9.09%) Brocade
9 2 (9.09%) CA
9 2 (9.09%) Hitachi
9 2 (9.09%) NetApp
9 2 (9.09%) Novell
9 2 (9.09%) Lotus
9 2 (9.09%) Dell
9 2 (9.09%) EMC
9 2 (9.09%) Symantec