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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metasploit
Rank 234 254 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.014% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 0.087% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
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
1244 1149 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.17% 16.17% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 925 660
Average salary £40,000 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 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 - 13 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +7 4 £35,000 -22.22% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (100.00%) Nessus
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 18 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (85.71%) Network Security
4 15 (71.43%) Linux
5 13 (61.90%) Python
5 13 (61.90%) Perl
5 13 (61.90%) PHP
5 13 (61.90%) Cisco
5 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
5 13 (61.90%) Fortinet
5 13 (61.90%) Risk Management
5 13 (61.90%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (28.57%) CORE IMPACT
6 6 (28.57%) Social Engineering
6 6 (28.57%) Nmap
6 6 (28.57%) Wireless
6 6 (28.57%) VoIP
7 5 (23.81%) Citrix
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) Acunetix
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Security
8 4 (19.05%) CESG
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Windows
10 2 (9.52%) Finance
10 2 (9.52%) GIAC
10 2 (9.52%) Information Security
10 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 18 (85.71%) Network Security
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
4 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 6 (28.57%) VoIP
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Security Engineer
2 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 13 (61.90%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Security Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Test Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (61.90%) Risk Management
3 6 (28.57%) Social Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Security
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (4.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Perl
1 13 (61.90%) PHP
1 13 (61.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) GIAC
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 21 (100.00%) Nessus
2 6 (28.57%) Nmap
2 6 (28.57%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
1 13 (61.90%) Fortinet
2 5 (23.81%) Acunetix
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Brocade
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