The first table below looks at the demand for Nmap skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 1 August 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 System Software category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 826 841 827
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 55 29 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.027% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 0.44% 0.27% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 51
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +35.71%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12363 10742 11375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.62% 9.91% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10252 9148 9737
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nmap within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Nmap
Salary Trend

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

Nmap Salary Trend in the UK

Nmap
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nmap over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Nmap Salary Histogram in the UK

Nmap
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nmap within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
England -48 37 £52,500 -4.54% 3
London -14 19 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Wales +5 13 £32,500 -
South Wales +5 13 £32,500 -
Cardiff +2 13 £32,500 -
South East -10 12 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Berkshire - 11 £36,500 - 1
Slough - 8 £36,500 -
City of London -5 6 £67,500 +28.57%
South West -20 3 £63,500 -15.33%
North West - 3 £32,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £63,500 -
Swindon - 3 £63,500 -
Manchester - 3 £32,500 - 1
Reading - 3 - - 1
Basingstoke -9 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire -20 1 £42,500 +70.00%

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Nmap 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 Nmap.

1 66 (78.57%) Nessus
2 64 (76.19%) Linux
3 48 (57.14%) Windows
4 46 (54.76%) tcpdump
5 45 (53.57%) Perl
5 45 (53.57%) Firewall
6 43 (51.19%) Wireshark
7 40 (47.62%) Metasploit
8 36 (42.86%) CISSP
9 35 (41.67%) Python
10 34 (40.48%) UNIX
11 33 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
12 32 (38.10%) Snort
13 30 (35.71%) Bash Shell
13 30 (35.71%) SIEM
13 30 (35.71%) SQL
14 26 (30.95%) Information Security
14 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (30.95%) CentOS
14 26 (30.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 25 (29.76%) Finance
15 25 (29.76%) Red Hat
16 24 (28.57%) Cisco
17 23 (27.38%) Management Information System
17 23 (27.38%) CheckPoint
18 22 (26.19%) Ruby
18 22 (26.19%) PCI DSS
18 22 (26.19%) Vulnerability Management
19 21 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
19 21 (25.00%) CCNP

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Nmap 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 Nmap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.52%) Apache
2 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (54.76%) tcpdump
2 45 (53.57%) Firewall
3 43 (51.19%) Wireshark
4 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
5 11 (13.10%) Network Security
5 11 (13.10%) HTTP
6 10 (11.90%) LAN
6 10 (11.90%) Reverse Proxy
7 9 (10.71%) VLAN
8 8 (9.52%) WAN
8 8 (9.52%) Internet
9 6 (7.14%) Wireless
10 5 (5.95%) Ethereal
10 5 (5.95%) DNS
11 3 (3.57%) DHCP
12 2 (2.38%) FTP
12 2 (2.38%) SSL
12 2 (2.38%) SAN
12 2 (2.38%) WPA
12 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) MySQL
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.19%) Redis
2 1 (1.19%) Infinispan
2 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (47.62%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Welsh Language
3 4 (4.76%) Legal
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.76%) Billing
4 3 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (34.52%) Security Engineer
2 19 (22.62%) Security Specialist
3 12 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) Information Specialist
4 11 (13.10%) Information Security Specialist
5 8 (9.52%) Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Tester
7 6 (7.14%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Penetration Tester
8 5 (5.95%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
1 5 (5.95%) .NET
2 2 (2.38%) HTML
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.52%) Open Source
3 7 (8.33%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.76%) Economics
5 3 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.57%) Online Games
6 2 (2.38%) Replication
6 2 (2.38%) Clustering
6 2 (2.38%) RMADS
6 2 (2.38%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (1.19%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.19%) iSeries
7 1 (1.19%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 64 (76.19%) Linux
2 48 (57.14%) Windows
3 34 (40.48%) UNIX
4 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (30.95%) CentOS
5 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (14.29%) Debian
7 12 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (11.90%) Solaris
8 10 (11.90%) FreeBSD
9 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.38%) AIX
10 2 (2.38%) Windows NT
10 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.38%) VMS
11 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) SIEM
2 26 (30.95%) Information Security
2 26 (30.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 22 (26.19%) Vulnerability Management
4 21 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (25.00%) ITIL
5 14 (16.67%) OWASP
6 12 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 11 (13.10%) Incident Management
8 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.52%) Project Management
9 8 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (9.52%) Business Continuity
10 5 (5.95%) Security Testing
11 4 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (4.76%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.76%) Identity Management
11 4 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
11 4 (4.76%) Test Strategy
12 3 (3.57%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (53.57%) Perl
2 35 (41.67%) Python
3 30 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 30 (35.71%) SQL
4 22 (26.19%) Ruby
5 14 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 12 (14.29%) PHP
7 11 (13.10%) Java
8 9 (10.71%) C
9 7 (8.33%) C++
10 2 (2.38%) VB
10 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.19%) Lua
11 1 (1.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 36 (42.86%) CISSP
2 33 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (25.00%) CCNP
4 19 (22.62%) CCNA
4 19 (22.62%) OSCP
5 13 (15.48%) GPEN
5 13 (15.48%) CEH
5 13 (15.48%) CISA
5 13 (15.48%) CISM
6 12 (14.29%) RHCE
6 12 (14.29%) CCSE
7 10 (11.90%) OSCE
8 9 (10.71%) Degree
9 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (9.52%) MCSE
10 7 (8.33%) GSEC
11 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
12 4 (4.76%) CCSA
12 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
13 2 (2.38%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.19%) PCI DSS
2 13 (15.48%) HIPAA
3 12 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.57%) COBIT
5 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (38.10%) Snort
2 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.95%) Xen
4 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.38%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.19%) Samba
Systems Management
1 66 (78.57%) Nessus
2 12 (14.29%) Nagios
3 6 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (7.14%) Puppet
4 5 (5.95%) WebInspect
5 4 (4.76%) CORE IMPACT
6 3 (3.57%) WSUS
7 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) Red Hat
2 24 (28.57%) Cisco
3 23 (27.38%) CheckPoint
4 19 (22.62%) Sophos
4 19 (22.62%) Imperva
5 16 (19.05%) VMware
5 16 (19.05%) Blue Coat
6 10 (11.90%) Websense
7 9 (10.71%) Juniper
8 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.14%) Splunk
10 5 (5.95%) HP
10 5 (5.95%) CA
11 4 (4.76%) IBM
12 3 (3.57%) Q1 Labs
12 3 (3.57%) ArcSight
12 3 (3.57%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.57%) Qualys
13 2 (2.38%) Dell
13 2 (2.38%) EMC
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