The table below looks at the statistics for CORE IMPACT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CORE IMPACT over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Core Security Technologies CORE IMPACT
Rank 882 906 872
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -34
Permanent jobs citing CORE IMPACT 22 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 0.039% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7787 7701 6760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.14% 6.75% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6356 6118 5485
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%

CORE IMPACT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CORE IMPACT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CORE IMPACT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CORE IMPACT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CORE IMPACT within the UK.

CORE IMPACT Salary Trend in the UK

CORE IMPACT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CORE IMPACT over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

CORE IMPACT Salary Histogram in the UK

CORE IMPACT
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CORE IMPACT within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
England +27 21 £46,250 +42.30% 1
Yorkshire - 10 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 9 £35,000 - 1
London +3 7 £51,250 -
Leeds - 7 £35,000 -
Wetherby - 2 - - 1
South East - 2 £46,250 -
Manchester +2 1 £47,500 +46.15%
North West -7 1 £47,500 +46.15%
North Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -

CORE IMPACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CORE IMPACT 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 CORE IMPACT.

1 26 (100.00%) Nessus
1 26 (100.00%) Metasploit
2 25 (96.15%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Nmap
4 11 (42.31%) CESG
4 11 (42.31%) Firewall
4 11 (42.31%) VoIP
4 11 (42.31%) Acunetix
4 11 (42.31%) Social Engineering
5 10 (38.46%) VPN
5 10 (38.46%) Citrix
6 9 (34.62%) Wireless
6 9 (34.62%) Information Security
6 9 (34.62%) OWASP
6 9 (34.62%) Degree
6 9 (34.62%) Network Security
7 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
8 6 (23.08%) Computer Security
9 4 (15.38%) Windows
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
9 4 (15.38%) OSCP
10 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (7.69%) Tandem
11 2 (7.69%) Security Management
11 2 (7.69%) Server Building
11 2 (7.69%) Google
12 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001

CORE IMPACT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CORE IMPACT 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 CORE IMPACT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) VoIP
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) VPN
3 9 (34.62%) Wireless
3 9 (34.62%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Security Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Tester
2 9 (34.62%) Penetration Tester
3 8 (30.77%) Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Security Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Test Specialist
5 5 (19.23%) Security Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Penetration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) CESG
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Tandem
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Social Engineering
3 9 (34.62%) OWASP
3 9 (34.62%) Information Security
4 6 (23.08%) Computer Security
5 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
6 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (7.69%) Security Management
7 2 (7.69%) Server Building
8 1 (3.85%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) OSCP
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 26 (100.00%) Nessus
2 17 (65.38%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Acunetix
2 10 (38.46%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Google
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