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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 426 419 428
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 14 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.054% 0.073%
As % of the System Software category 0.50% 0.44% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 10
Average salary £28,000 £25,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -45.05%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +33.33%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2782 2755 2284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.33% 12.42% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2358 1971
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 13 £28,000 -
Hampshire -10 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) Nessus
2 23 (92.00%) Metasploit
3 21 (84.00%) Imperva
3 21 (84.00%) tcpdump
3 21 (84.00%) Snort
3 21 (84.00%) Sophos
4 19 (76.00%) Windows
4 19 (76.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 18 (72.00%) Firewall
6 17 (68.00%) SQL
6 17 (68.00%) Python
6 17 (68.00%) Bash Shell
6 17 (68.00%) SIEM
7 16 (64.00%) PCI DSS
8 15 (60.00%) HIPAA
8 15 (60.00%) Ruby
8 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
8 15 (60.00%) Perl
9 14 (56.00%) Ubuntu
9 14 (56.00%) PHP
9 14 (56.00%) CentOS
10 13 (52.00%) OSCP
10 13 (52.00%) OSCE
10 13 (52.00%) CISSP
11 12 (48.00%) CEH
12 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (32.00%) CCNA

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) tcpdump
2 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) HTTP
3 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.00%) Redis
1 1 (4.00%) Infinispan
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (92.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) Ubuntu
3 14 (56.00%) CentOS
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX
7 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 17 (68.00%) SIEM
3 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
1 17 (68.00%) Python
1 17 (68.00%) Bash Shell
2 15 (60.00%) Ruby
2 15 (60.00%) Perl
3 14 (56.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) Tcl
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CISSP
1 13 (52.00%) OSCP
1 13 (52.00%) OSCE
2 12 (48.00%) CEH
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (32.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) RHCE
5 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) RHCT
6 1 (4.00%) OSWP
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) PCI DSS
2 15 (60.00%) HIPAA
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Snort
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (92.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Sophos
1 21 (84.00%) Imperva
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 6 (24.00%) Juniper
4 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (24.00%) Splunk
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) F5