Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 331 402
Rank change year-on-year +20 +71 +53
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 13 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.25% 1.53% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 13
City of London median annual salary £48,750 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.76% +45.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £40,375 £61,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £86,250 £63,750
Central London median annual salary £60,250 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.93% +40.00% -11.11%

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

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1040 1238 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.16% 10.59% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1120 1273
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,625 £85,000 £77,300
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +1.77% +7.62%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in the City of London

Nessus
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nessus in the City of London.

Salary trend for Nessus in the City of London

Nessus
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Nessus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Nessus 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 City of London region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) Information Security
4 9 (69.23%) Unix
5 8 (61.54%) SIEM
6 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (53.85%) Metasploit
6 7 (53.85%) Degree
7 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (46.15%) Open Source
7 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (38.46%) Network Security
8 5 (38.46%) QRadar
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) Python
9 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
9 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 4 (30.77%) CISSP
9 4 (30.77%) Nmap
9 4 (30.77%) SCCM
9 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
9 4 (30.77%) CREST Certified
9 4 (30.77%) OSCP
9 4 (30.77%) Burp Suite
9 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
10 3 (23.08%) OSCE
10 3 (23.08%) GPEN
10 3 (23.08%) Reverse Engineering

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (15.38%) DKIM
4 2 (15.38%) DMARC
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Metasploit
2 4 (30.77%) Burp Suite
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Information Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) GDPR Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) BYOD
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (15.38%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) SIEM
3 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (46.15%) Open Source
4 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
6 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 3 (23.08%) OWASP
6 3 (23.08%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Social Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Data Encryption
7 2 (15.38%) Data Management
7 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
7 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
7 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
7 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) CREST Certified
2 4 (30.77%) OSCP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) CHECK Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (23.08%) GPEN
3 3 (23.08%) GXPN
3 3 (23.08%) Master's Degree
3 3 (23.08%) OSCE
3 3 (23.08%) SANS
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE Security
4 2 (15.38%) CCSA
4 2 (15.38%) CISM
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.69%) CCSP
5 1 (7.69%) GCIA
5 1 (7.69%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (7.69%) NIST 800
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) KVM
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) QRadar
2 4 (30.77%) Nmap
2 4 (30.77%) SCCM
3 3 (23.08%) CSIRT
4 2 (15.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (15.38%) OpenVAS
4 2 (15.38%) SCOM
4 2 (15.38%) WSUS
5 1 (7.69%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) BeyondTrust
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Cylance
3 2 (15.38%) McAfee
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Qualys
3 2 (15.38%) Rapid7
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) Tripwire
3 2 (15.38%) VMware