The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rapid7 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rapid7 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Rapid7 LLC.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid7
Rank 862 - 877
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rapid7 30 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% - 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% - 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £90,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50532 54660 51810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.72% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40962 43828 42353
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Rapid7
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rapid7 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Rapid7 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rapid7
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rapid7 within the UK.

Rapid7 Salary Trend in the UK

Rapid7
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rapid7 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Rapid7 Salary Histogram in the UK

Rapid7
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rapid7 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
Belfast - 25 - -
Northern Ireland - 25 - -
County Antrim - 25 - -
England - 5 £90,000 -
London - 3 £90,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £70,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £70,000 -
City of London - 1 £90,000 -

Rapid7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Rapid7 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 Rapid7.

1 34 (59.65%) Risk Management
2 31 (54.39%) Open Source
3 27 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 19 (33.33%) Analytics
5 16 (28.07%) Linux
6 15 (26.32%) Java
6 15 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 15 (26.32%) Ruby
6 15 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (24.56%) Python
8 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
8 13 (22.81%) Metasploit
9 12 (21.05%) Network Security
9 12 (21.05%) User Experience
10 11 (19.30%) Big Data
10 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (19.30%) UNIX
11 10 (17.54%) Windows
11 10 (17.54%) BDD
11 10 (17.54%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (17.54%) Database Security
11 10 (17.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
12 9 (15.79%) Degree
12 9 (15.79%) Computer Security
12 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
12 9 (15.79%) SQL
12 9 (15.79%) XML
12 9 (15.79%) Mac OS X

Rapid7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Rapid7 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 Rapid7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
2 12 (21.05%) Network Security
3 6 (10.53%) Wireshark
4 3 (5.26%) HTTP
4 3 (5.26%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.51%) VPN
5 2 (3.51%) OSPF
5 2 (3.51%) BGP
5 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.51%) Firewall
6 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.75%) IntruShield
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Big Data
2 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Metasploit
2 6 (10.53%) Ant
2 6 (10.53%) Maven
2 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (5.26%) Selenium
3 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.26%) Capybara
4 2 (3.51%) AppScan
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Software Engineer
2 20 (35.09%) Software Development Engineer
2 20 (35.09%) Development Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Senior Development Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) IT Architect
6 3 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) IT Security Architect
6 3 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Security Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Testing Consultant
8 1 (1.75%) Security Consultant
8 1 (1.75%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) XML
2 8 (14.04%) Web Services
3 6 (10.53%) JSON
4 3 (5.26%) RESTful
4 3 (5.26%) Spring
4 3 (5.26%) HTML
4 3 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 12 (21.05%) User Experience
3 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) UNIX
3 10 (17.54%) Windows
4 9 (15.79%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (3.51%) Solaris
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Risk Management
2 31 (54.39%) Open Source
3 27 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 19 (33.33%) Analytics
5 15 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.54%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Database Security
7 10 (17.54%) BDD
7 10 (17.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (15.79%) Computer Security
9 6 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.53%) MapReduce
9 6 (10.53%) Scrum
9 6 (10.53%) Information Security
9 6 (10.53%) OO
9 6 (10.53%) SOA
9 6 (10.53%) SDLC
10 5 (8.77%) SIEM
11 3 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) Java
1 15 (26.32%) Ruby
2 14 (24.56%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) VBScript
5 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) CISSP
3 5 (8.77%) CEH
4 3 (5.26%) SSCP
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) VirtualBox
2 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (5.26%) Xen
3 1 (1.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Nmap
2 5 (8.77%) Nessus
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
3 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Ionix
4 2 (3.51%) WebInspect
5 1 (1.75%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Tripwire
2 6 (10.53%) VMware
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) McAfee
4 3 (5.26%) Qualys
4 3 (5.26%) Splunk
4 3 (5.26%) LogRhythm
5 2 (3.51%) Lancope
5 2 (3.51%) Prolexic
5 2 (3.51%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (3.51%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.51%) Tufin
5 2 (3.51%) AirMagnet
5 2 (3.51%) Radware
5 2 (3.51%) EMC
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Sun