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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid7
Rank 886 893 885
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Rapid7 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.006% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
50801 52655 52912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.21% 47.03% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41076 41889 43249
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 £71,500 £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
Top 5 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 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
County Antrim - 5 - -
Belfast - 5 - -
Northern Ireland - 5 - -
London +39 1 £60,000 +26.31%
England +9 1 £60,000 +26.31%

Rapid7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (50.00%) Nessus
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Qualys
3 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Nmap
4 2 (20.00%) WebInspect
4 2 (20.00%) AppScan
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Database Security
5 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Altiris
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) CISSP
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) NetIQ

Rapid7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (10.00%) IntruShield
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) AppScan
2 1 (10.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Testing Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Database Security
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (20.00%) Nmap
2 2 (20.00%) WebInspect
3 1 (10.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
1 3 (30.00%) HP
1 3 (30.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) Altiris
2 1 (10.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire