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

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 852 883 845
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -38
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 55 53 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.045% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.72% 0.71% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 44 13
Average salary £38,750 £38,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%

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
7628 7439 7012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.03% 6.33% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6047 5984 5641
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 8 July 2015 within the UK.

Nmap Salary Histogram in the UK

Nmap
Top 25 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 8 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
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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 +30 48 £37,500 -21.46% 7
South East +26 27 £40,000 +42.85%
Oxfordshire - 19 £37,500 -
Reading +2 8 £40,000 -
Berkshire -1 8 £40,000 +42.85%
North West +10 6 £26,500 -18.46%
Manchester +5 6 £26,500 -18.46%
Leeds - 6 £35,000 - 2
County Antrim - 6 - -
Belfast - 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 3
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
London +11 5 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Banbury - 5 £30,000 -
Oxford - 2 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 3
Derbyshire - 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £47,500 -
East of England - 2 £47,500 -
Wales -9 1 £40,000 +14.28%
South Wales -11 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Cardiff -16 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Derby - 1 - - 1

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 54 (69.23%) Nessus
2 34 (43.59%) Security Cleared
3 33 (42.31%) Windows
4 27 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
5 25 (32.05%) Linux
6 24 (30.77%) Network Security
7 23 (29.49%) DV Cleared
7 23 (29.49%) Firewall
8 22 (28.21%) Metasploit
9 21 (26.92%) Security Testing
9 21 (26.92%) Degree
10 20 (25.64%) Python
10 20 (25.64%) Java
11 18 (23.08%) Information Security
11 18 (23.08%) Open Source
12 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
13 16 (20.51%) Wireshark
13 16 (20.51%) Cyber Security
14 15 (19.23%) Apache
14 15 (19.23%) UNIX
15 14 (17.95%) Ethical Hacking
15 14 (17.95%) Management Information System
15 14 (17.95%) CISSP
15 14 (17.95%) Vulnerability Management
16 13 (16.67%) C
16 13 (16.67%) C++
16 13 (16.67%) SQL
16 13 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 11 (14.10%) IIS
17 11 (14.10%) Qualys

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 15 (19.23%) Apache
2 11 (14.10%) IIS
3 3 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.56%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) SaaS
2 3 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.77%) Network Security
2 23 (29.49%) Firewall
3 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
4 16 (20.51%) Wireshark
5 9 (11.54%) LAN
5 9 (11.54%) WAN
6 8 (10.26%) HTTP
6 8 (10.26%) Wireless
7 7 (8.97%) VoIP
8 6 (7.69%) VPN
9 5 (6.41%) Internet
9 5 (6.41%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (6.41%) Broadband
10 4 (5.13%) tcpdump
11 3 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (3.85%) DNS
11 3 (3.85%) HTTPS
12 2 (2.56%) Telnet
12 2 (2.56%) NAS
12 2 (2.56%) FirePass
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.28%) Redis
3 1 (1.28%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Metasploit
2 6 (7.69%) Ant
2 6 (7.69%) Maven
2 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (3.85%) Selenium
3 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.85%) Capybara
4 2 (2.56%) AppScan
General
1 10 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.54%) German Language
3 8 (10.26%) Finance
4 5 (6.41%) Advertising
5 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.13%) French Language
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.28%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Tester
2 15 (19.23%) Consultant
2 15 (19.23%) Penetration Tester
3 14 (17.95%) Security Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) Analyst
5 11 (14.10%) Security Consultant
6 9 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Test Manager
6 9 (11.54%) Product Manager
6 9 (11.54%) Security Manager
7 8 (10.26%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Software Development Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Development Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Security Tester
8 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) Web Services
2 6 (7.69%) XML
3 5 (6.41%) HTML
4 3 (3.85%) JSON
5 2 (2.56%) .NET
5 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.56%) ISAPI
6 1 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) CESG
4 3 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) Tandem
6 1 (1.28%) iSeries
6 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.28%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.31%) Windows
2 25 (32.05%) Linux
3 15 (19.23%) UNIX
4 8 (10.26%) VxWorks
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.56%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (26.92%) Security Testing
3 18 (23.08%) Open Source
3 18 (23.08%) Information Security
4 16 (20.51%) Cyber Security
5 14 (17.95%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (17.95%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 9 (11.54%) ITIL
7 9 (11.54%) Test Management
7 9 (11.54%) Test Strategy
7 9 (11.54%) Social Engineering
8 7 (8.97%) Line Management
9 6 (7.69%) SDLC
9 6 (7.69%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Performance Management
11 4 (5.13%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) Java
1 20 (25.64%) Python
2 13 (16.67%) C
2 13 (16.67%) C++
2 13 (16.67%) SQL
3 10 (12.82%) Ruby
4 8 (10.26%) Perl
5 6 (7.69%) PHP
6 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 23 (29.49%) DV Cleared
3 21 (26.92%) Degree
4 14 (17.95%) CISSP
5 10 (12.82%) CEH
6 4 (5.13%) CISM
6 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.56%) CCIE
8 2 (2.56%) CISA
8 2 (2.56%) CHFI
8 2 (2.56%) GREM
9 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.28%) MCITP
9 1 (1.28%) CSSLP
9 1 (1.28%) OSCP
9 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.28%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.28%) CCNA
9 1 (1.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
1 6 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.41%) COBIT
3 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.56%) HIPAA
3 2 (2.56%) FISMA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) OpenSSH
3 3 (3.85%) VirtualBox
3 3 (3.85%) Xen
3 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.56%) Snort
5 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 54 (69.23%) Nessus
2 7 (8.97%) CORE IMPACT
3 4 (5.13%) Puppet
4 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Qualys
2 9 (11.54%) Coverity
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) Rapid7
4 7 (8.97%) VMware
5 6 (7.69%) McAfee
5 6 (7.69%) Citrix
5 6 (7.69%) Acunetix
6 3 (3.85%) F5
6 3 (3.85%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.85%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Sophos
7 2 (2.56%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.56%) Juniper
7 2 (2.56%) IBM
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.56%) Splunk
7 2 (2.56%) Imperva
7 2 (2.56%) Brocade
8 1 (1.28%) IronPort
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