The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 236 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.048% 0.057% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £67,500 £80,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -11.11%
Metasploit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
891 836 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.35% 15.80% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 751 731 512
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Metasploit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Metasploit
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the West Midlands region.

Metasploit Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Metasploit
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Birmingham - 1 £67,500 -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) QNX
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) DAB
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) NFC
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Nmap

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 2 (50.00%) DAB
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) NFC
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Security Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CREST Certified
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (25.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) QNX
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia