The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tenable Nessus
Rank 217 256 217
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -39
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 32 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.070% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.35% 1.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
Nessus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
504 448 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.56% 6.26% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 403 353 263
Average salary £45,000 £39,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,650 £48,150
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Nessus
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Nessus Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Nessus
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nessus across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Nessus Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Nessus
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 - 15 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +16 12 £35,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 - 2
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 39 (92.86%) Metasploit
2 35 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (73.81%) Firewall
4 30 (71.43%) Network Security
5 28 (66.67%) Linux
6 26 (61.90%) PHP
7 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
7 22 (52.38%) Perl
7 22 (52.38%) Risk Management
7 22 (52.38%) Python
7 22 (52.38%) Cisco
7 22 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (52.38%) Fortinet
8 13 (30.95%) Nmap
9 11 (26.19%) CORE IMPACT
10 10 (23.81%) CESG
11 9 (21.43%) VoIP
11 9 (21.43%) Degree
11 9 (21.43%) Acunetix
11 9 (21.43%) Social Engineering
12 8 (19.05%) Security Testing
12 8 (19.05%) Information Security
12 8 (19.05%) Citrix
12 8 (19.05%) VPN
12 8 (19.05%) Wireless
13 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
14 5 (11.90%) Computer Security
14 5 (11.90%) Finance
14 5 (11.90%) Windows

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Nessus 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 Nessus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 31 (73.81%) Firewall
2 30 (71.43%) Network Security
3 22 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
4 9 (21.43%) VoIP
5 8 (19.05%) VPN
5 8 (19.05%) Wireless
6 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.38%) SSL
7 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 39 (92.86%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Security Engineer
2 23 (54.76%) Network Engineer
2 23 (54.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Tester
3 10 (23.81%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Test Specialist
4 5 (11.90%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Security Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Junior
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Web Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) HTML
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 4 (9.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) CESG
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Tandem
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (52.38%) Risk Management
3 9 (21.43%) Social Engineering
4 8 (19.05%) Information Security
4 8 (19.05%) Security Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Computer Security
5 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (4.76%) Security Management
7 2 (4.76%) Server Building
8 1 (2.38%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.38%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) PHP
2 22 (52.38%) Perl
2 22 (52.38%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) CEH
4 2 (4.76%) GIAC
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Nmap
2 11 (26.19%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Cisco
1 22 (52.38%) Fortinet
2 9 (21.43%) Acunetix
3 8 (19.05%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Brocade
5 1 (2.38%) Juniper
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
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