The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap 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 Nmap over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank - - 203
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.021%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +21.87%
Nmap
England

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

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
616 446 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.50% 10.08% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 558 355 442
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Nmap
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Nmap Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Nmap
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Nmap 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 Nmap.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Online Games
2 2 (50.00%) Online Gambling
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Nmap 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 Nmap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Information Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Application Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) Online Games
2 2 (50.00%) Online Gambling
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus