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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rapid7 over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7
Rank 890 931 -
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -
Permanent jobs citing Rapid7 6 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.009% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.014% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Median salary £50,000 £90,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -

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
41726 49431 53404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.63% 45.66% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33620 40547 42231
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Rapid7
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Rapid7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Rapid7 Salary Histogram in the UK

Rapid7
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rapid7 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 6 £50,000 -44.44%
Halifax - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
South East - 2 £47,500 -
London +40 1 £35,000 -61.11%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 - -

Rapid7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Rapid7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Rapid7.

1 12 (100.00%) Nessus
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 10 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (58.33%) Qualys
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) Nexpose
6 5 (41.67%) CISSP
6 5 (41.67%) Legal
6 5 (41.67%) Sophos
6 5 (41.67%) Clearswift
6 5 (41.67%) Network Security
6 5 (41.67%) F5
6 5 (41.67%) ScanSafe
6 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (41.67%) Mimecast
7 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
7 4 (33.33%) FireEye
7 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (33.33%) Splunk
7 4 (33.33%) ArcSight
7 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
7 4 (33.33%) TippingPoint
7 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
7 4 (33.33%) Snort
7 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
7 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (33.33%) RSA enVision

Rapid7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (8.33%) tcpdump
4 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (41.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 10 (83.33%) Security Analyst
3 8 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (66.67%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) IT Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Network Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Network Security Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Incident Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) KNOPPIX
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
1 10 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (25.00%) Content Development
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Threat Detection
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CFCE
2 1 (8.33%) GCFA
2 1 (8.33%) GCIA
2 1 (8.33%) GCIH
2 1 (8.33%) GIAC
2 1 (8.33%) GREM
2 1 (8.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Nessus
2 6 (50.00%) Nexpose
3 4 (33.33%) QRadar
3 4 (33.33%) RSA enVision
4 2 (16.67%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Qualys
3 5 (41.67%) Clearswift
3 5 (41.67%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) ScanSafe
3 5 (41.67%) Sophos
4 4 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 4 (33.33%) FireEye
4 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
4 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
4 4 (33.33%) Splunk
4 4 (33.33%) TippingPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat