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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit 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
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank - 241 229
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.085% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.47% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £46,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +69.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -6.31%
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
1044 1057 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.34% 17.95% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 910 940 917
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) GCFA
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) EnCE
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) GPEN
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 4 (100.00%) ECSA
1 4 (100.00%) EC-Council LPT
1 4 (100.00%) EnCase

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Forensic Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) EC-Council LPT
1 4 (100.00%) ECSA
1 4 (100.00%) EnCE
1 4 (100.00%) GCFA
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) GPEN
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) EnCase
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
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