Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 July 2017 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 > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 582 585
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 -6
Contract jobs citing Nessus 26 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.062% 0.053% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.54% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 11
London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +28.30%
10th Percentile £438 £425 £204
90th Percentile £805 £575 £650
England median daily rate £475 £475 £413
% change year-on-year - +15.15% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £49.19 - -
England median hourly rate £49.19 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +118.62% - -

Nessus is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4776 4969 3829
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.35% 10.95% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3422 3520 2626
London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £251
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 65
London median hourly rate £24.61 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.21% +2.63% -
10th Percentile £13.89 £15.88 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.22 £51.08 £38.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £20.19
% change year-on-year -17.96% +5.67% +6.24%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in London

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in London

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nessus in London

Nessus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nessus in London

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
City of London +8 2 £800 +60.00%
New Malden - 2 - -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nessus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 15 (57.69%) SIEM
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) Information Security
3 10 (38.46%) CISSP
3 10 (38.46%) Network Security
4 9 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (34.62%) Windows
5 8 (30.77%) CEH
5 8 (30.77%) Qualys
5 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (26.92%) Rapid7
6 7 (26.92%) SCCM
7 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (23.08%) Nmap
7 6 (23.08%) HTTP
8 5 (19.23%) CISM
8 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
8 5 (19.23%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco
8 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
8 5 (19.23%) Linux
8 5 (19.23%) Information Management
8 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (19.23%) Metasploit
8 5 (19.23%) Splunk
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
8 5 (19.23%) QRadar
9 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (3.85%) Cloudflare
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) Network Security
3 9 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (23.08%) HTTP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (15.38%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) SSH
7 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.69%) 802.11
8 2 (7.69%) ADSL
8 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
8 2 (7.69%) ICMP
8 2 (7.69%) IPsec
8 2 (7.69%) L2TP
8 2 (7.69%) LAN
8 2 (7.69%) MPLS
8 2 (7.69%) RIP
8 2 (7.69%) SNMP
8 2 (7.69%) VPN
8 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Metasploit
2 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.85%) AppScan
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Security Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Security Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Security Risk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Security Management Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) SIEM Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Security Incident Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 2 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (11.54%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.54%) NHS
1 3 (11.54%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Android
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) FreeBSD
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) SIEM
2 12 (46.15%) Information Security
3 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (19.23%) Information Management
6 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
7 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (11.54%) Security Operations
7 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
8 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Security
8 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CISSP
2 8 (30.77%) CEH
3 5 (19.23%) CISM
4 3 (11.54%) CASP
4 3 (11.54%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (11.54%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (11.54%) SSCP
5 2 (7.69%) CCDP
5 2 (7.69%) CCIE
5 2 (7.69%) CCNP
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.69%) OSCP
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.69%) COBIT
4 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Snort
4 1 (3.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) Nmap
3 5 (19.23%) QRadar
4 4 (15.38%) CSIRT
5 2 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.85%) OSSEC
6 1 (3.85%) Puppet
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (3.85%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Qualys
2 7 (26.92%) Rapid7
3 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Splunk
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) McAfee
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) LogRhythm
5 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
5 3 (11.54%) Sophos
6 2 (7.69%) Bloomberg
6 2 (7.69%) BT
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) Intel
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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