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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid7
Rank 846 - 901
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rapid7 51 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% - 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% - 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - -

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
50824 56541 52202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.03% 46.63% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40888 45841 42657
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 28 May 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
County Antrim - 47 - -
Belfast - 47 - -
Northern Ireland - 47 - -
England - 4 £42,500 -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
London - 1 £42,500 -

Rapid7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (65.38%) Risk Management
2 31 (59.62%) Open Source
3 27 (51.92%) Software Engineering
4 19 (36.54%) Analytics
5 16 (30.77%) Linux
6 15 (28.85%) Java
6 15 (28.85%) Ruby
7 14 (26.92%) Python
8 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 13 (25.00%) Metasploit
8 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (23.08%) User Experience
9 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (21.15%) UNIX
11 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (19.23%) Database Security
11 10 (19.23%) BDD
11 10 (19.23%) Network Security
12 9 (17.31%) Computer Security
12 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
12 9 (17.31%) Degree
12 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (17.31%) Big Data
12 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
12 9 (17.31%) XML
12 9 (17.31%) Mac OS X
13 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
13 8 (15.38%) Nmap
14 7 (13.46%) Windows

Rapid7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (5.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Network Security
2 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.54%) Wireshark
4 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
4 3 (5.77%) HTTP
5 2 (3.85%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.85%) OSPF
5 2 (3.85%) BGP
6 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.92%) IntruShield
6 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Big Data
1 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
2 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Metasploit
2 6 (11.54%) Ant
2 6 (11.54%) Maven
2 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (5.77%) Capybara
3 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.85%) AppScan
General
1 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (90.38%) Software Engineer
2 20 (38.46%) Development Engineer
2 20 (38.46%) Software Development Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Senior Development Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Leader
6 1 (1.92%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) XML
2 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 6 (11.54%) JSON
3 3 (5.77%) SOAP
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) Spring
3 3 (5.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (23.08%) User Experience
3 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.77%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 9 (17.31%) Mac OS X
4 7 (13.46%) Windows
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Risk Management
2 31 (59.62%) Open Source
3 27 (51.92%) Software Engineering
4 19 (36.54%) Analytics
5 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (19.23%) Database Security
7 10 (19.23%) BDD
8 9 (17.31%) Computer Security
9 6 (11.54%) SOA
9 6 (11.54%) OO
9 6 (11.54%) Scrum
9 6 (11.54%) MapReduce
9 6 (11.54%) SDLC
9 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.77%) TDD
10 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) Java
1 15 (28.85%) Ruby
2 14 (26.92%) Python
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) C
5 2 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.85%) CCNA
2 2 (3.85%) CEH
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (5.77%) Xen
2 3 (5.77%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Nmap
2 5 (9.62%) Nessus
3 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.77%) Puppet
4 2 (3.85%) Ionix
4 2 (3.85%) WebInspect
5 1 (1.92%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) VMware
2 3 (5.77%) Tripwire
2 3 (5.77%) IBM
2 3 (5.77%) HP
2 3 (5.77%) Qualys
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) EMC
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (1.92%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.92%) Altiris
4 1 (1.92%) McAfee
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) NetIQ
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec
4 1 (1.92%) TippingPoint
4 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.92%) Splunk
4 1 (1.92%) ArcSight