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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Core Security Technologies CORE IMPACT
Rank 900 939 857
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -82
Permanent jobs citing CORE IMPACT 5 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.007% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.065% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -53.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -59.37%

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
7642 7536 7023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.29% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6057 6070 5644
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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
Top 5 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 2 July 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 +47 5 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Leeds - 4 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
London +28 1 £42,500 -

CORE IMPACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 15 (100.00%) Nessus
2 14 (93.33%) Metasploit
3 13 (86.67%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) VoIP
4 7 (46.67%) Nmap
4 7 (46.67%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) OWASP
4 7 (46.67%) Social Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) Acunetix
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Computer Security
7 4 (26.67%) CESG
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) .NET
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
10 1 (6.67%) Rapid7
10 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
10 1 (6.67%) Server Building
10 1 (6.67%) Splunk
10 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
10 1 (6.67%) SIEM
10 1 (6.67%) TippingPoint

CORE IMPACT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 7 (46.67%) Firewall
1 7 (46.67%) VoIP
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 6 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) IntruShield
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Tester
1 8 (53.33%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Security Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Test Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (46.67%) OWASP
2 7 (46.67%) Social Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Security
4 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.67%) Server Building
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Nessus
2 7 (46.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Citrix
1 6 (40.00%) Acunetix
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (6.67%) Rapid7
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) NetIQ
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee
2 1 (6.67%) Altiris
2 1 (6.67%) Tripwire
2 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Qualys
2 1 (6.67%) TippingPoint
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
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Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
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