Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Tenable Nessus
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 210 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 - +189
Contract jobs citing Nessus 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.020% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.43% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
East of England median daily rate £525 - -
England median daily rate £490 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.16% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £13.75 £14.41
% change year-on-year - -4.55% -35.98%

Nessus is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 558 633 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.12% 12.56% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 347 298
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £257 £245 £188
90th Percentile £621 £600 £588
England median daily rate £500 £493 £475
% change year-on-year +1.52% +3.68% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 42 37
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.92% -29.33%
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.25 £10.40
90th Percentile £46.35 £27.05 £24.60
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57% -22.22%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in the East of England

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nessus in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in the East of England

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nessus in the East of England

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +16 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £700 -
Norfolk - 2 £525 -
Suffolk - 1 £450 -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Nessus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Qualys
3 4 (50.00%) Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
4 3 (37.50%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) ISMS
4 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) COBIT
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) AWS
3 1 (12.50%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (12.50%) GCP
3 1 (12.50%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Appium
2 1 (12.50%) Calabash
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Gatling
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Snyk
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth
1 1 (12.50%) OpenID
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
1 1 (12.50%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) ISMS
2 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Architectural Design
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Go
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) COBIT
1 3 (37.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Nmap
2 1 (12.50%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Qualys
2 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle