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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 232 242 249
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% 0.035% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £42,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+64.70% +70.00%
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
1019 969 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.74% 16.96% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 852 835 949
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 8 December 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
Gloucestershire -14 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (66.67%) SANS
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Social Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Kali Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CHECK Team Leader
2 2 (66.67%) Nessus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) GCFA
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Android

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 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Kali Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Social Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (66.67%) CHECK Team Leader
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) SANS
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) EC-Council LPT
3 1 (33.33%) ECSA
3 1 (33.33%) EnCE
3 1 (33.33%) GCFA
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) GPEN
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) EnCase
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