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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Core Security Technologies CORE IMPACT
Rank 878 921 868
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -53
Permanent jobs citing CORE IMPACT 14 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -

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
7713 7591 7079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 6.49% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6178 6086 5669
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 14 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 31 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
(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
England +25 14 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 3
West Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 3
Leeds - 5 £35,000 - 2
London +29 4 £46,250 +8.82% 1
South East +2 2 £46,250 -
Manchester +5 1 £47,500 +46.15%
North West -5 1 £47,500 +46.15%
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 1 - - 1

CORE IMPACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 21 (100.00%) Nessus
2 20 (95.24%) Metasploit
3 19 (90.48%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Information Security
4 11 (52.38%) OWASP
5 9 (42.86%) Nmap
6 8 (38.10%) VoIP
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) Social Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) Acunetix
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) Citrix
7 7 (33.33%) CESG
8 6 (28.57%) Wireless
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 6 (28.57%) Network Security
9 4 (19.05%) Computer Security
10 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 2 (9.52%) Tandem
11 2 (9.52%) Google
11 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (9.52%) Server Building
12 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
12 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
12 1 (4.76%) Rapid7
12 1 (4.76%) Splunk
12 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
12 1 (4.76%) SIEM
12 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds

CORE IMPACT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 8 (38.10%) Firewall
1 8 (38.10%) VoIP
2 7 (33.33%) VPN
3 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.76%) IntruShield
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Security Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (28.57%) Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Test Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Security Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Security Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Penetration Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) CESG
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (52.38%) OWASP
2 11 (52.38%) Information Security
3 8 (38.10%) Social Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Security
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (9.52%) Server Building
6 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Snort
Systems Management
1 21 (100.00%) Nessus
2 9 (42.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Citrix
1 7 (33.33%) Acunetix
2 2 (9.52%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Qualys
3 1 (4.76%) TippingPoint
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) NetIQ
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee
3 1 (4.76%) Altiris
3 1 (4.76%) Tripwire
3 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.76%) Rapid7
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: 5%
Posted: 10 days ago