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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 873 871 838
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 19 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.022% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.36% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 33
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%

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
7226 6981 6227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.72% 6.24% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5784 5495 4786
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Nmap Salary Histogram in the UK

Nmap
Top 19 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 27 March 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 +4 18 £43,750 -12.50% 3
London +37 5 £37,000 -38.33% 1
City of London +12 4 £50,000 -
South East -13 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +3 3 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire -5 3 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
North West - 2 £24,000 -
Manchester - 2 £24,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Leeds +7 1 £47,500 -
Reading -1 1 £24,000 -52.00% 1
West Yorkshire -3 1 £47,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £80,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Malvern - 1 £80,000 -

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (71.88%) Nessus
2 14 (43.75%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (43.75%) Information Security
3 13 (40.63%) Security Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Network Security
5 11 (34.38%) Firewall
6 10 (31.25%) Windows
6 10 (31.25%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Metasploit
7 9 (28.13%) Wireshark
8 8 (25.00%) SQL
8 8 (25.00%) Qualys
9 7 (21.88%) Degree
9 7 (21.88%) Perl
9 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (18.75%) Python
10 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.75%) UNIX
10 6 (18.75%) McAfee
10 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
10 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (15.63%) CISSP
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (15.63%) SaaS
11 5 (15.63%) tcpdump
12 4 (12.50%) Open Source
12 4 (12.50%) Wireless
12 4 (12.50%) VMware
12 4 (12.50%) CEH

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Network Security
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 9 (28.13%) Wireshark
4 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 5 (15.63%) tcpdump
6 4 (12.50%) Wireless
7 3 (9.38%) LAN
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
7 3 (9.38%) VPN
7 3 (9.38%) VLAN
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.25%) WAN
9 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.13%) DNS
9 1 (3.13%) IPv6
9 1 (3.13%) Internet
9 1 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Redis
2 1 (3.13%) Infinispan
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Metasploit
2 2 (6.25%) AppScan
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) French Language
2 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Tester
2 10 (31.25%) Penetration Tester
3 9 (28.13%) Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Security Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Trainee Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Trainee
5 3 (9.38%) Trainee Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Security Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Testing Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Online Games
4 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
3 3 (9.38%) Debian
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Information Security
1 14 (43.75%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (40.63%) Security Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) SIEM
7 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (6.25%) Computer Security
8 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.13%) OWASP
8 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.13%) Network Management
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (3.13%) Network Design
8 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) CISSP
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.50%) CEH
5 3 (9.38%) CCNA
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (9.38%) CISM
5 3 (9.38%) MCSE
5 3 (9.38%) MCSA
6 2 (6.25%) CCIE
6 2 (6.25%) CCNP
6 2 (6.25%) CHFI
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.13%) MCITP
7 1 (3.13%) OSCP
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) HIPAA
2 2 (6.25%) FISMA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.38%) iptables
2 2 (6.25%) Snort
3 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (71.88%) Nessus
2 3 (9.38%) WebInspect
2 3 (9.38%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Qualys
2 6 (18.75%) McAfee
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Acunetix
5 2 (6.25%) Imperva
5 2 (6.25%) Splunk
5 2 (6.25%) Rapid7
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) F5
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