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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 214 194 200
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.69% 1.76% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
291 340 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.43% 7.01% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 244 258 252
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
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 24 December 2014. 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
Staffordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Online Games
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Application Security Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Online Games
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap