The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Metasploit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid7 Metasploit
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 198 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £62,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -40.00% +66.66%  

Metasploit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 578 581 581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.45% 12.83% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 493 537 444
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Metasploit
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Metasploit as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Metasploit in Berkshire

Metasploit
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Metasploit in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux

Metasploit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap