The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tenable Nessus
UK / England
Rank 746 751 894
Rank change year-on-year +5 +143  
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 77 171 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.18% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.15% 2.16% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 63 139 43
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,798 £40,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,550 £51,875
% change year-on-year -6.03% -2.55%  

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

Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6675 7910 7456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.37% 8.20% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5461 6403 5974
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Nessus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in England

Nessus
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Nessus in England

Nessus
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Nessus in England

Nessus
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 37 £65,000 +18.18% 9
South East +20 16 £65,000 +52.94% 5
North West -10 8 £37,624 +41.97%
East of England +17 7 £40,000 -23.80%
West Midlands +27 4 £47,500 -26.92% 3
South West +14 4 £55,000 -29.03% 1
Yorkshire +13 1 - -
Nessus
UK

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 157 (66.24%) Information Security
2 120 (50.63%) Linux
3 118 (49.79%) Windows
4 101 (42.62%) CISSP
5 96 (40.51%) Finance
6 92 (38.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 86 (36.29%) Penetration Testing
8 85 (35.86%) SIEM
9 79 (33.33%) Qualys
10 78 (32.91%) GIAC
11 77 (32.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 76 (32.07%) Splunk
13 67 (28.27%) CISM
14 66 (27.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 65 (27.43%) Firewall
16 64 (27.00%) Cybersecurity
17 60 (25.32%) Security Operations
18 59 (24.89%) CISA
19 53 (22.36%) Management Information System
20 52 (21.94%) Python
20 52 (21.94%) Network Security
21 51 (21.52%) Nmap
21 51 (21.52%) Intel Security
22 50 (21.10%) CyberArk
23 45 (18.99%) Security Monitoring
23 45 (18.99%) Banking
24 43 (18.14%) Active Directory
24 43 (18.14%) TCP/IP
24 43 (18.14%) CEH
25 42 (17.72%) McAfee ePO

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 33 (13.92%) IIS
2 10 (4.22%) Apache
3 4 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.75%) SaaS
2 14 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.27%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (27.43%) Firewall
2 52 (21.94%) Network Security
3 43 (18.14%) TCP/IP
4 19 (8.02%) LAN
4 19 (8.02%) WAN
5 16 (6.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (5.91%) Internet
6 14 (5.91%) VPN
7 13 (5.49%) Wireshark
8 12 (5.06%) Wireless
9 9 (3.80%) SSH
10 6 (2.53%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.53%) MPLS
11 5 (2.11%) HTTP
12 4 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.69%) FTP
12 4 (1.69%) LDAP
12 4 (1.69%) SMTP
13 3 (1.27%) Broadband
13 3 (1.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.22%) Relational Database
1 10 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.53%) MySQL
3 2 (0.84%) InfluxDB
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (14.77%) Metasploit
2 24 (10.13%) Burp Suite
3 14 (5.91%) AppScan
4 12 (5.06%) Paros
4 12 (5.06%) WebScarab
5 2 (0.84%) sqlmap
6 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (40.51%) Finance
2 45 (18.99%) Banking
3 28 (11.81%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.64%) Games
5 4 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) French Language
6 1 (0.42%) German Language
6 1 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (28.69%) Security Engineer
2 51 (21.52%) Analyst
3 45 (18.99%) Information Security Engineer
4 44 (18.57%) Security Analyst
5 40 (16.88%) Tester
6 36 (15.19%) Penetration Tester
7 25 (10.55%) Administrator
8 23 (9.70%) Consultant
9 22 (9.28%) Security Consultant
10 21 (8.86%) Splunk Engineer
11 18 (7.59%) Security Tester
12 17 (7.17%) Windows Administrator
13 16 (6.75%) Information Analyst
13 16 (6.75%) Information Security Analyst
13 16 (6.75%) Security Penetration Tester
14 15 (6.33%) Security Specialist
15 11 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
15 11 (4.64%) Senior Tester
16 10 (4.22%) IT Security Analyst
16 10 (4.22%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.28%) SailPoint
2 8 (3.38%) Web Services
3 6 (2.53%) .NET
3 6 (2.53%) HTML
4 4 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (1.27%) XML
6 2 (0.84%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.84%) CGI
6 2 (0.84%) XSL
7 1 (0.42%) LAMP
7 1 (0.42%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.36%) Management Information System
2 22 (9.28%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.86%) PKI
4 20 (8.44%) Security Operations Centre
5 18 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (5.91%) Data Centre
7 13 (5.49%) Mobile App
8 10 (4.22%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (4.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.53%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (2.11%) iPad
11 4 (1.69%) CESG
11 4 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.69%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.42%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 120 (50.63%) Linux
2 118 (49.79%) Windows
3 32 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (11.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (10.13%) Unix
5 24 (10.13%) Windows Server
6 16 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (5.91%) Kali Linux
7 14 (5.91%) VxWorks
8 6 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.11%) Debian
9 5 (2.11%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.69%) Android
11 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.84%) KNOPPIX
11 2 (0.84%) Solaris
12 1 (0.42%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.42%) HPUX
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (66.24%) Information Security
2 92 (38.82%) Vulnerability Management
3 86 (36.29%) Penetration Testing
4 85 (35.86%) SIEM
5 77 (32.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 66 (27.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 64 (27.00%) Cybersecurity
8 60 (25.32%) Security Operations
9 45 (18.99%) Security Monitoring
10 30 (12.66%) Ethical Hacking
10 30 (12.66%) Incident Management
11 29 (12.24%) Identity Access Management
12 27 (11.39%) Risk Management
13 25 (10.55%) OWASP
14 23 (9.70%) Privileged Access Management
14 23 (9.70%) Security Testing
15 20 (8.44%) Information Assurance
15 20 (8.44%) Source Code Analysis
16 18 (7.59%) ITIL
17 17 (7.17%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (21.94%) Python
2 39 (16.46%) C
3 38 (16.03%) Java
4 35 (14.77%) C++
4 35 (14.77%) Perl
5 25 (10.55%) Ruby
6 22 (9.28%) SQL
7 16 (6.75%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.06%) Bourne shell
8 12 (5.06%) Korn
9 11 (4.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.53%) C#
10 6 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.27%) PHP
13 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 101 (42.62%) CISSP
2 78 (32.91%) GIAC
3 67 (28.27%) CISM
4 59 (24.89%) CISA
5 43 (18.14%) CEH
6 40 (16.88%) Security Cleared
7 28 (11.81%) OSCP
8 26 (10.97%) SANS
9 22 (9.28%) GCIH
10 21 (8.86%) CREST Certified
11 20 (8.44%) Degree
12 19 (8.02%) GSEC
13 18 (7.59%) MCSE
13 18 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (7.17%) MCSA
15 16 (6.75%) DV Cleared
16 15 (6.33%) GISF
16 15 (6.33%) SC Cleared
17 9 (3.80%) CHECK Team Leader
17 9 (3.80%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.19%) PCI DSS
2 25 (10.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.84%) GDPR
4 1 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.42%) GPG13
4 1 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.42%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (18.14%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.49%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (3.80%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.53%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.53%) XenServer
6 5 (2.11%) XenApp
7 3 (1.27%) Snort
7 3 (1.27%) vSphere
8 2 (0.84%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 51 (21.52%) Nmap
2 42 (17.72%) McAfee ePO
3 23 (9.70%) PowerBroker
3 23 (9.70%) WSUS
4 21 (8.86%) SCCM
5 14 (5.91%) OpenVAS
6 11 (4.64%) QRadar
7 8 (3.38%) CSIRT
8 5 (2.11%) Core Impact
8 5 (2.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (2.11%) Nexpose
9 4 (1.69%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 3 (1.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.84%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.84%) Kibana
11 2 (0.84%) logstash
11 2 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.42%) Ansible
12 1 (0.42%) EnCase
12 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (33.33%) Qualys
2 76 (32.07%) Splunk
3 51 (21.52%) Intel Security
4 50 (21.10%) CyberArk
5 41 (17.30%) Microsoft
6 31 (13.08%) VMware
7 30 (12.66%) Aveksa
8 27 (11.39%) Cybereason
9 23 (9.70%) Bomgar
10 21 (8.86%) Cisco
11 16 (6.75%) Palo Alto
11 16 (6.75%) Symantec
12 15 (6.33%) IBM
13 14 (5.91%) ArcSight
14 13 (5.49%) TOWER Software
15 12 (5.06%) LogRhythm
16 11 (4.64%) Oracle
17 10 (4.22%) Coverity
18 9 (3.80%) HP
19 8 (3.38%) CheckPoint
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