Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Metasploit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Metasploit over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid7 Metasploit
London > Central London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 385 377 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +453
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 7 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.049% 0.088% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
London median annual salary £58,750 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -9.62% +4.00% +13.64%

Metasploit is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,705 2,624 2,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.10% 19.19% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,430 2,372 2,604
Central London median annual salary £64,250 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.08% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Metasploit
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Metasploit in Central London

Metasploit
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Metasploit in Central London

Metasploit
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Metasploit in Central London over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Metasploit in Central London

Metasploit
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the Central London region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 7 £52,500 -47.50% 1
Metasploit
London

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Metasploit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (85.71%) QRadar
2 6 (85.71%) Nessus
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security Management
3 5 (71.43%) Security Management
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Tripwire
3 5 (71.43%) Data Management
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (71.43%) Qualys
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Investment Management
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Data Encryption
3 5 (71.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System

Metasploit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (71.43%) DKIM
2 5 (71.43%) DMARC
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Burp Suite
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Security Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (71.43%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) BYOD
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
3 5 (71.43%) Data Encryption
3 5 (71.43%) Data Management
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security Management
3 5 (71.43%) Investment Management
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
3 5 (71.43%) Security Management
3 5 (71.43%) SIEM
3 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) OWASP
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) OSCP
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) CISA
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) FINRA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
1 5 (71.43%) KVM
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Nessus
1 6 (85.71%) QRadar
2 5 (71.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (71.43%) OpenVAS
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
1 5 (71.43%) Qualys
1 5 (71.43%) Rapid7
1 5 (71.43%) Splunk
1 5 (71.43%) Tripwire
1 5 (71.43%) VMware