Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 September 2018 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
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 128 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +161
Contract jobs citing Nessus 16 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.64% 0.047% -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.08% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Leeds median daily rate £538 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £538 £475 -
% change year-on-year +13.16% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 315 270 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.66% 12.57% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 177 259
Leeds median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +14.86%
10th Percentile £361 £266 £270
90th Percentile £638 £543 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £455 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.06% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £20.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £11.75 -
% change year-on-year +75.32% - -

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in Leeds

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in Leeds

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nessus in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) CISSP
4 9 (56.25%) HTTP
4 9 (56.25%) Information Management
4 9 (56.25%) Nmap
4 9 (56.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (56.25%) Network Security
4 9 (56.25%) Metasploit
4 9 (56.25%) Splunk
4 9 (56.25%) CSIRT
5 8 (50.00%) SIEM
6 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) CEH
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) QRadar
7 6 (37.50%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
9 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (18.75%) McAfee
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (12.50%) GIAC
10 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (12.50%) GCIA
10 2 (12.50%) GSEC
10 2 (12.50%) FTP
10 2 (12.50%) Management Information System

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) HTTP
2 9 (56.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (56.25%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) FTP
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Metasploit
2 1 (6.25%) Burp Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Splunk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) Information Management
3 8 (50.00%) SIEM
4 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Cyber Resilience
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) OWASP
6 2 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Data Security
7 1 (6.25%) Online Security
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) CEH
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) GCED
3 2 (12.50%) GCIA
3 2 (12.50%) GIAC
3 2 (12.50%) GSEC
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) CSIRT
1 9 (56.25%) Nmap
2 7 (43.75%) QRadar
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Splunk
2 3 (18.75%) McAfee
3 2 (12.50%) CyberArk
3 2 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Ivanti