The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus 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 Nessus over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 238 - 222
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.047% - 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.04% - 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £38,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Nessus
England

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

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
288 249 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.54% 4.21% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 239 204 305
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,530 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nessus across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Nessus
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Nessus Salary Trend in the South West

Nessus
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 Nessus within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Wiltshire - 2 £38,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Nmap
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SIEM
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) RMADS
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Nessus 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 Nessus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) RMADS
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
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
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) GWAPT
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
2 1 (20.00%) OSCE
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) GCIA
2 1 (20.00%) GSEC
2 1 (20.00%) GCIH
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm