The table below looks at the statistics for Metasploit skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid7 Metasploit
Rank - 234 270
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 0 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.45% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.44% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 1
Median salary - £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+86.66% -16.66%
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
1043 1228 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.54% 18.26% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 898 1030 864
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Metasploit
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Metasploit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Metasploit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) AppScan
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Veracode
3 1 (33.33%) Burp Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Kali Linux
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AppScan
2 1 (33.33%) Burp Suite
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Advisor
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Kali Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Veracode