The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metasploit
Rank 214 251 -
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 30 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.014% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.49% 0.092% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1204 1088 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.26% 14.93% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 867 696
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Metasploit Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Metasploit
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Metasploit Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Metasploit
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Metasploit across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Metasploit Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Metasploit
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
North Yorkshire - 17 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +20 10 £36,250 -19.44% 2
South Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit.

1 37 (100.00%) Nessus
2 33 (89.19%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (83.78%) Firewall
4 30 (81.08%) Network Security
5 25 (67.57%) Linux
6 23 (62.16%) PHP
7 22 (59.46%) TCP/IP
7 22 (59.46%) Perl
7 22 (59.46%) Risk Management
7 22 (59.46%) Python
7 22 (59.46%) Cisco
7 22 (59.46%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (59.46%) Fortinet
8 11 (29.73%) Nmap
8 11 (29.73%) CORE IMPACT
9 10 (27.03%) CESG
10 9 (24.32%) Degree
10 9 (24.32%) Acunetix
10 9 (24.32%) Social Engineering
10 9 (24.32%) VoIP
11 8 (21.62%) Citrix
11 8 (21.62%) Wireless
11 8 (21.62%) VPN
12 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
13 5 (13.51%) Computer Security
14 3 (8.11%) Finance
14 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
14 3 (8.11%) Security Testing
14 3 (8.11%) Information Security
15 2 (5.41%) Tandem

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Metasploit 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 Metasploit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) Firewall
2 30 (81.08%) Network Security
3 22 (59.46%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (59.46%) TCP/IP
4 9 (24.32%) VoIP
5 8 (21.62%) VPN
5 8 (21.62%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) HTTP
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Security Engineer
2 23 (62.16%) Network Engineer
2 23 (62.16%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Tester
3 7 (18.92%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Test Specialist
4 5 (13.51%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Junior Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Junior
5 2 (5.41%) Security Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Web Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) CESG
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (59.46%) Risk Management
3 9 (24.32%) Social Engineering
4 5 (13.51%) Computer Security
5 3 (8.11%) Security Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Information Security
5 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (5.41%) Server Building
6 2 (5.41%) Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.70%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) PHP
2 22 (59.46%) Perl
2 22 (59.46%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) GIAC
3 1 (2.70%) CEH
Systems Management
1 37 (100.00%) Nessus
2 11 (29.73%) Nmap
2 11 (29.73%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco
1 22 (59.46%) Fortinet
2 9 (24.32%) Acunetix
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Brocade
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £5000 - £6500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago