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 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
Metasploit
Rank 252 - 228
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% - 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.088% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +21.87%
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
1140 1143 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.47% 17.39% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 857 904
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (100.00%) Nmap
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (33.33%) Acunetix
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Acunetix
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