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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 222 - 222
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.055% - 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £57,500 - £19,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £42,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+52.94% +70.00%
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
849 833 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.57% 16.38% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 733 734 687
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 10 December 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
Staffordshire - 3 £57,500 -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 5 (83.33%) CREST Certified
2 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Nessus
2 3 (50.00%) OWASP
2 3 (50.00%) Core Impact
2 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Case Management
3 2 (33.33%) SANS
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Kali Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Snort
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (16.67%) DAB
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) NFC
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Security Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Kali Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) OWASP
1 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Case Management
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CREST Certified
2 2 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Core Impact
1 3 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) QNX