The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 231 249 234
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.075% 0.051% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.25% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +7.14%
Metasploit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
997 1224 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.59% 20.70% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1030 904
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Metasploit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Metasploit
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the South West region.

Metasploit Salary Trend in the South West

Metasploit
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Metasploit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (75.00%) Veracode
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) AppScan
2 3 (75.00%) CRISC
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) GIAC
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) AppScan
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) CRISC
2 3 (75.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Veracode
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago