The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 225 211 184
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.020% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% 0.36% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Nessus
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
324 277 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.80% 5.60% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 239 221 221
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nessus across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Nessus
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Nessus Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Nessus
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Nessus Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Nessus
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Birmingham - 2 £52,500 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Nmap
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Remedy
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (66.67%) Infoblox
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) IronPort
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Security
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) AirWatch
3 4 (66.67%) FireEye
3 4 (66.67%) KYC
3 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 4 (66.67%) Security Operations

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Nessus 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 Nessus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Burp Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 4 (66.67%) KYC
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nmap
2 4 (66.67%) AirWatch
2 4 (66.67%) EnCase
3 1 (16.67%) Nexpose
3 1 (16.67%) Proventia
3 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) FireEye
3 4 (66.67%) Infoblox
3 4 (66.67%) IronPort
3 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 4 (66.67%) Remedy
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) ScanSafe