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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 837 873 851
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -22
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 55 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.048% 0.027%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.74% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 11
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.00%

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
7713 7591 7079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 6.49% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6178 6086 5669
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Nmap Salary Histogram in the UK

Nmap
Top 22 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 31 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
(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 +30 49 £37,500 -28.57% 10
South East +21 32 £40,000 +13.47%
Oxfordshire - 26 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 - 4
West Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 - 4
Banbury - 7 £35,000 -
Leeds - 7 £35,000 - 3
Reading +11 6 £40,000 -
Berkshire 0 6 £40,000 +42.85%
Belfast - 6 - -
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
County Antrim - 6 - -
East Midlands - 5 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Derby - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester +5 2 £26,500 -18.46% 1
North West -5 2 £26,500 -18.46% 1
East of England - 2 £47,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £47,500 -
Oxford - 2 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 - 1
Wetherby - 1 - - 1

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 65 (73.03%) Nessus
2 41 (46.07%) Security Cleared
3 40 (44.94%) Windows
4 33 (37.08%) Penetration Testing
5 29 (32.58%) DV Cleared
6 28 (31.46%) Metasploit
6 28 (31.46%) Degree
7 27 (30.34%) Firewall
8 26 (29.21%) Java
8 26 (29.21%) Network Security
9 25 (28.09%) Cyber Security
10 24 (26.97%) Python
11 23 (25.84%) Linux
12 22 (24.72%) Security Testing
13 21 (23.60%) C
13 21 (23.60%) Ethical Hacking
14 19 (21.35%) C++
15 18 (20.22%) UNIX
16 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
16 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
16 17 (19.10%) Open Source
17 16 (17.98%) Information Security
17 16 (17.98%) Management Information System
18 15 (16.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 15 (16.85%) Apache
19 14 (15.73%) VxWorks
19 14 (15.73%) Wireshark
20 12 (13.48%) Test Strategy
20 12 (13.48%) Vulnerability Management
20 12 (13.48%) Qualys

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (16.85%) Apache
2 11 (12.36%) IIS
3 3 (3.37%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.25%) JBoss
4 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) SaaS
2 3 (3.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) Firewall
2 26 (29.21%) Network Security
3 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
4 14 (15.73%) Wireshark
5 9 (10.11%) LAN
5 9 (10.11%) WAN
6 8 (8.99%) HTTP
6 8 (8.99%) VoIP
6 8 (8.99%) Wireless
7 7 (7.87%) VPN
7 7 (7.87%) Broadband
8 6 (6.74%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (5.62%) Internet
9 5 (5.62%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (3.37%) DNS
10 3 (3.37%) HTTPS
11 2 (2.25%) NAS
11 2 (2.25%) tcpdump
11 2 (2.25%) Telnet
11 2 (2.25%) FirePass
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.12%) Redis
3 1 (1.12%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (31.46%) Metasploit
2 6 (6.74%) Ant
2 6 (6.74%) Maven
2 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (3.37%) Selenium
3 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.37%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.37%) Capybara
4 2 (2.25%) AppScan
General
1 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.24%) Finance
3 9 (10.11%) German Language
4 5 (5.62%) Advertising
5 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.49%) French Language
6 1 (1.12%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.12%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Analyst
1 21 (23.60%) Security Analyst
2 17 (19.10%) Penetration Tester
2 17 (19.10%) Tester
3 15 (16.85%) Consultant
4 14 (15.73%) Security Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 12 (13.48%) Product Manager
5 12 (13.48%) Security Manager
5 12 (13.48%) Test Manager
5 12 (13.48%) Security Consultant
6 9 (10.11%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Testing Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Security Tester
8 6 (6.74%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.74%) Software Development Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) Web Services
2 6 (6.74%) XML
3 5 (5.62%) HTML
4 3 (3.37%) JSON
5 2 (2.25%) .NET
5 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.25%) ISAPI
6 1 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.87%) CESG
4 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.25%) Tandem
5 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.12%) iSeries
6 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.12%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (44.94%) Windows
2 23 (25.84%) Linux
3 18 (20.22%) UNIX
4 14 (15.73%) VxWorks
5 5 (5.62%) Windows 2000
5 5 (5.62%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (28.09%) Cyber Security
3 22 (24.72%) Security Testing
4 21 (23.60%) Ethical Hacking
5 17 (19.10%) Open Source
6 16 (17.98%) Information Security
7 15 (16.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (13.48%) Test Management
8 12 (13.48%) Test Strategy
8 12 (13.48%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (12.36%) ITIL
10 10 (11.24%) Social Engineering
11 9 (10.11%) Line Management
12 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
13 7 (7.87%) Performance Management
14 6 (6.74%) Software Testing
14 6 (6.74%) Scrum
14 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (6.74%) SDLC
14 6 (6.74%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) Java
2 24 (26.97%) Python
3 21 (23.60%) C
4 19 (21.35%) C++
5 9 (10.11%) SQL
6 8 (8.99%) Ruby
7 6 (6.74%) Perl
8 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.49%) PHP
10 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (46.07%) Security Cleared
2 29 (32.58%) DV Cleared
3 28 (31.46%) Degree
4 12 (13.48%) CISSP
5 10 (11.24%) CEH
6 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) CISA
6 2 (2.25%) CISM
7 1 (1.12%) GIAC
7 1 (1.12%) RHCT
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.12%) MCSE
7 1 (1.12%) MCSA
7 1 (1.12%) CCNA
7 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.12%) MCITP
7 1 (1.12%) CSSLP
7 1 (1.12%) OSCP
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) SLA
1 6 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.62%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.62%) OpenSSH
3 3 (3.37%) VirtualBox
3 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.37%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (3.37%) Xen
4 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 65 (73.03%) Nessus
2 9 (10.11%) CORE IMPACT
3 4 (4.49%) Puppet
4 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.25%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Qualys
1 12 (13.48%) Coverity
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle
3 8 (8.99%) Rapid7
4 7 (7.87%) Citrix
4 7 (7.87%) Acunetix
4 7 (7.87%) VMware
5 6 (6.74%) McAfee
5 6 (6.74%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.37%) HP
6 3 (3.37%) F5
7 2 (2.25%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.25%) Juniper
7 2 (2.25%) IBM
7 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.25%) Google
7 2 (2.25%) Brocade
8 1 (1.12%) IronPort
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco
8 1 (1.12%) BMC
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