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 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
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank 253 265 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.016% 0.029% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.077% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -6.31%
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
1291 1157 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.59% 16.56% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1036 853
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 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
South Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 - 3
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Nessus
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) CEH
2 6 (75.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) JSP
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) OpenVAS
4 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (37.50%) Burp Suite
6 2 (25.00%) Netsparker
6 2 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (25.00%) Acunetix
6 2 (25.00%) Nmap
6 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (25.00%) CESG
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (12.50%) AppScan
7 1 (12.50%) Network Security
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Burp Suite
2 1 (12.50%) AppScan
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Security Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
4 1 (12.50%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CEH
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (12.50%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Nessus
2 5 (62.50%) OpenVAS
3 2 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
3 2 (25.00%) Nmap
4 1 (12.50%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Acunetix
1 2 (25.00%) Netsparker
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago