The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 844 871 828
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -43
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 39 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.031% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.50% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 33
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,850 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%

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
7364 7199 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.89% 6.13% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5889 5780 5148
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 Systems Management 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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Nmap Salary Histogram in the UK

Nmap
Top 30 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 22 May 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 +39 34 £38,750 -20.51% 4
South East +2 13 £40,000 -11.11%
London +42 8 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Manchester +23 7 £24,000 -26.15% 1
North West +6 7 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Berkshire -4 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Reading -4 7 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £33,750 -
Northern Ireland - 4 - - 2
County Antrim - 4 - - 2
Belfast - 4 - - 2
City of London +37 2 £50,000 -25.92% 1
West Midlands -6 2 £80,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £80,000 -
Banbury - 2 £30,000 -
Malvern - 2 £80,000 -
West Yorkshire +20 1 £45,000 -
East of England +14 1 £24,000 -56.36%
Leeds +13 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +8 1 £45,000 - 1
South Wales +6 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Cardiff +5 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Wales +3 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Hertfordshire -3 1 £24,000 -56.36%
Watford - 1 £24,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 -

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (67.31%) Nessus
2 22 (42.31%) Linux
3 20 (38.46%) Windows
4 18 (34.62%) Network Security
5 17 (32.69%) Firewall
5 17 (32.69%) Information Security
6 16 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 15 (28.85%) Open Source
8 13 (25.00%) Python
8 13 (25.00%) Metasploit
8 13 (25.00%) Security Testing
8 13 (25.00%) Degree
8 13 (25.00%) Wireshark
9 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 12 (23.08%) UNIX
10 11 (21.15%) Java
10 11 (21.15%) Apache
10 11 (21.15%) CISSP
11 10 (19.23%) SQL
11 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
11 10 (19.23%) Qualys
11 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (17.31%) Perl
13 8 (15.38%) Ruby
13 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
13 8 (15.38%) SaaS
14 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
14 7 (13.46%) Social Engineering

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (21.15%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) Network Security
2 17 (32.69%) Firewall
3 13 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.46%) HTTP
6 6 (11.54%) LAN
6 6 (11.54%) WAN
6 6 (11.54%) Wireless
7 5 (9.62%) OpenLDAP
7 5 (9.62%) Internet
8 4 (7.69%) VoIP
8 4 (7.69%) tcpdump
9 3 (5.77%) VPN
10 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
10 2 (3.85%) Broadband
10 2 (3.85%) FirePass
10 2 (3.85%) VLAN
11 1 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Redis
3 1 (1.92%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Metasploit
2 4 (7.69%) Ant
2 4 (7.69%) Maven
2 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) AppScan
3 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
3 2 (3.85%) Capybara
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
1 6 (11.54%) German Language
2 5 (9.62%) Advertising
3 3 (5.77%) French Language
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.92%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.92%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Tester
2 14 (26.92%) Penetration Tester
3 13 (25.00%) Consultant
4 10 (19.23%) Security Consultant
5 9 (17.31%) Security Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Security Tester
7 5 (9.62%) Security Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Support
7 5 (9.62%) Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Trainee Tester
8 4 (7.69%) Trainee
8 4 (7.69%) Trainee Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Development Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Information Security Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Penetration Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Open Source
2 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.92%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) iSeries
5 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.92%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Linux
2 20 (38.46%) Windows
3 12 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) VxWorks
5 2 (3.85%) Debian
5 2 (3.85%) CentOS
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.92%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Information Security
2 16 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 7 (13.46%) Social Engineering
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) Cyber Security
7 5 (9.62%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.77%) Validation
9 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.85%) TDD
10 2 (3.85%) BDD
10 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Python
2 11 (21.15%) Java
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) Perl
5 8 (15.38%) Ruby
6 6 (11.54%) C++
7 5 (9.62%) C
7 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
8 4 (7.69%) PHP
9 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.00%) Degree
3 11 (21.15%) CISSP
4 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
4 7 (13.46%) CEH
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.69%) CISM
6 2 (3.85%) CCIE
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.85%) MCSE
6 2 (3.85%) MCSA
6 2 (3.85%) CISA
6 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) CHFI
7 1 (1.92%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.92%) OSCP
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.92%) CSSLP
7 1 (1.92%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.62%) COBIT
3 4 (7.69%) SLA
4 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
5 2 (3.85%) HIPAA
5 2 (3.85%) FISMA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) OpenSSH
3 2 (3.85%) Snort
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.85%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.85%) Xen
3 2 (3.85%) iptables
4 1 (1.92%) Firmware
4 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (67.31%) Nessus
2 4 (7.69%) CORE IMPACT
3 3 (5.77%) Puppet
4 2 (3.85%) Nagios
4 2 (3.85%) WebInspect
4 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Qualys
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) McAfee
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) Rapid7
4 4 (7.69%) Acunetix
5 3 (5.77%) F5
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) Sophos
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) IBM
6 2 (3.85%) Juniper
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) Splunk
6 2 (3.85%) Coverity
6 2 (3.85%) Imperva
7 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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Yorkshire
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Salary: Circa £40,000- 50,000 plus an outstanding package
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