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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Core Security Technologies CORE IMPACT
Rank 892 883 875
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing CORE IMPACT 5 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.066% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 £76,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £65,000 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £75,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -

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
7580 6787 6583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.20% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6132 5342 5441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

CORE IMPACT Salary Histogram in the UK

CORE IMPACT
Top 4 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 19 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
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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 -3 5 £52,500 -30.00%
London +26 3 - -
South East +9 2 £52,500 -30.00%
Middlesex - 2 £52,500 -

CORE IMPACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Nessus
3 6 (66.67%) Metasploit
3 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 6 (66.67%) OWASP
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee
4 2 (22.22%) Websense
4 2 (22.22%) Qualys
4 2 (22.22%) LogLogic
4 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (22.22%) GFI Software
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (11.11%) Nmap
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment

CORE IMPACT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Test Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) OWASP
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Nessus
2 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee
1 2 (22.22%) Websense
1 2 (22.22%) Qualys
1 2 (22.22%) LogLogic
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
1 2 (22.22%) GFI Software
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft