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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metasploit
Rank 231 223 228
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.083% 0.019% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 0.097% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £46,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +21.87%
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
1083 1033 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.93% 19.19% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 957 898 710
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Metasploit across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in the South West

Metasploit
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Bristol - 2 £46,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £38,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £80,000 - 1
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Nessus
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Nmap
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) OWASP
4 1 (20.00%) CORE IMPACT

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago