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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 824 868 844
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -24
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 69 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.034% 0.027%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.88% 0.51% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 13
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%

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
7856 7712 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.17% 6.72% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 6143 5558
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Nmap Salary Histogram in the UK

Nmap
Top 27 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 28 August 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 +48 68 £40,000 -33.33% 4
South East +46 39 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Oxfordshire - 35 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 12 £35,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 11 £35,000 - 2
Banbury - 10 £52,500 -
Leeds - 9 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +3 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Derbyshire - 6 £37,500 -
Derby - 4 £37,500 -
Berkshire +8 3 £40,000 +8.10% 1
North West +5 3 £26,500 -18.46%
Manchester +3 3 £26,500 -18.46%
London +3 3 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Reading +1 3 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £47,500 -
Wetherby - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
East of England - 2 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £60,000 -
Hampshire +6 1 - -
South West -23 1 £40,000 -37.00%
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Farnborough - 1 - -

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 89 (81.65%) Nessus
2 56 (51.38%) Security Cleared
3 52 (47.71%) Windows
4 44 (40.37%) Penetration Testing
5 42 (38.53%) DV Cleared
6 41 (37.61%) Metasploit
6 41 (37.61%) Cyber Security
7 35 (32.11%) Degree
8 32 (29.36%) Firewall
9 31 (28.44%) Java
10 29 (26.61%) Linux
10 29 (26.61%) Python
11 27 (24.77%) Ethical Hacking
11 27 (24.77%) Network Security
12 26 (23.85%) C
13 25 (22.94%) Security Testing
14 24 (22.02%) C++
15 22 (20.18%) UNIX
15 22 (20.18%) Telecoms
16 19 (17.43%) Test Strategy
16 19 (17.43%) Test Management
16 19 (17.43%) Coverity
16 19 (17.43%) TCP/IP
16 19 (17.43%) VxWorks
17 18 (16.51%) Open Source
18 17 (15.60%) Management Information System
19 16 (14.68%) Apache
19 16 (14.68%) CORE IMPACT
19 16 (14.68%) Vulnerability Management
20 15 (13.76%) Line Management

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (14.68%) Apache
2 11 (10.09%) IIS
3 3 (2.75%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.83%) JBoss
4 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) SaaS
2 3 (2.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.36%) Firewall
2 27 (24.77%) Network Security
3 19 (17.43%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.84%) Wireshark
5 11 (10.09%) Wireless
5 11 (10.09%) VoIP
6 10 (9.17%) VPN
6 10 (9.17%) HTTP
7 9 (8.26%) WAN
7 9 (8.26%) Broadband
7 9 (8.26%) LAN
8 8 (7.34%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (4.59%) Internet
9 5 (4.59%) HTTPS
9 5 (4.59%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (2.75%) DNS
11 2 (1.83%) Telnet
11 2 (1.83%) FirePass
11 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.92%) Redis
3 1 (0.92%) Infinispan
3 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (37.61%) Metasploit
2 6 (5.50%) Ant
2 6 (5.50%) Maven
2 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.75%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (2.75%) Selenium
3 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.75%) Mercurial
3 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.75%) Capybara
4 2 (1.83%) AppScan
General
1 22 (20.18%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.01%) Finance
3 9 (8.26%) German Language
4 6 (5.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.59%) Advertising
6 4 (3.67%) French Language
7 2 (1.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.92%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Analyst
2 27 (24.77%) Security Analyst
3 20 (18.35%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 19 (17.43%) Test Manager
4 19 (17.43%) Tester
4 19 (17.43%) Penetration Tester
4 19 (17.43%) Security Engineer
5 16 (14.68%) Consultant
6 14 (12.84%) Security Manager
7 13 (11.93%) Product Manager
8 10 (9.17%) Security Consultant
9 9 (8.26%) Support Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) Testing Manager
11 7 (6.42%) Security Tester
12 6 (5.50%) Development Engineer
12 6 (5.50%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (5.50%) Security Specialist
12 6 (5.50%) Software Development Engineer
12 6 (5.50%) Technical Support
12 6 (5.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) Web Services
2 6 (5.50%) XML
3 5 (4.59%) HTML
4 3 (2.75%) JSON
5 2 (1.83%) .NET
5 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.83%) ISAPI
6 1 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.09%) CESG
3 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.83%) Tandem
6 1 (0.92%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.92%) Robotics
6 1 (0.92%) iSeries
6 1 (0.92%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 52 (47.71%) Windows
2 29 (26.61%) Linux
3 22 (20.18%) UNIX
4 19 (17.43%) VxWorks
5 6 (5.50%) Windows 2000
5 6 (5.50%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.37%) Penetration Testing
2 41 (37.61%) Cyber Security
3 27 (24.77%) Ethical Hacking
4 25 (22.94%) Security Testing
5 19 (17.43%) Test Management
5 19 (17.43%) Test Strategy
6 18 (16.51%) Open Source
7 16 (14.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (13.76%) Line Management
9 14 (12.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 14 (12.84%) ITIL
10 13 (11.93%) Performance Management
10 13 (11.93%) Social Engineering
11 12 (11.01%) Information Security
12 10 (9.17%) SIEM
13 8 (7.34%) Risk Management
13 8 (7.34%) Computer Security
14 7 (6.42%) Software Testing
15 6 (5.50%) Time Management
15 6 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) Java
2 29 (26.61%) Python
3 26 (23.85%) C
4 24 (22.02%) C++
5 14 (12.84%) SQL
6 8 (7.34%) Ruby
7 6 (5.50%) Perl
8 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.67%) PHP
10 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (51.38%) Security Cleared
2 42 (38.53%) DV Cleared
3 35 (32.11%) Degree
4 13 (11.93%) CISSP
5 10 (9.17%) CEH
6 9 (8.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.67%) OSCP
8 3 (2.75%) CISM
9 2 (1.83%) CISA
10 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.92%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.92%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.92%) GIAC
10 1 (0.92%) RHCT
10 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.92%) MCITP
10 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.92%) MCSE
10 1 (0.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.50%) SLA
3 5 (4.59%) COBIT
4 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.59%) OpenSSH
2 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.75%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.75%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (2.75%) Xen
3 3 (2.75%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 89 (81.65%) Nessus
2 16 (14.68%) CORE IMPACT
3 4 (3.67%) Puppet
4 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.83%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.83%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Coverity
2 11 (10.09%) Acunetix
3 10 (9.17%) Citrix
4 9 (8.26%) Oracle
4 9 (8.26%) Qualys
5 8 (7.34%) ArcSight
5 8 (7.34%) Rapid7
6 7 (6.42%) VMware
7 4 (3.67%) Cisco
8 3 (2.75%) Juniper
8 3 (2.75%) Remedy
8 3 (2.75%) McAfee
8 3 (2.75%) HP
8 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.75%) IronPort
8 3 (2.75%) F5
9 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.83%) Infoblox
9 2 (1.83%) Google
9 2 (1.83%) Brocade
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £28,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago