The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 220 209 207
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.057% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.70% 1.55% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £49,250 £75,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
286 194 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.72% 3.71% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 217 159 223
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
Nessus
England

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Nessus Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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 £49,250 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Nmap
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Metasploit
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) WebInspect
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Metasploit
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Test Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WebInspect
1 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP