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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 679 713 862
Rank change year-on-year +34 +149  
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 178 197 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.21% 0.086%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.41% 2.47% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 159 136 63
Median salary £56,000 £57,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +39.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £71,250 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.90% +37.50%  

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 7382 7982 7999
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.93% 8.63% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6016 6597 6346
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

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 June 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 June 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 +74 116 £65,000 +6.12% 8
South East -17 24 £40,000 -30.43% 1
South West +21 18 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands +21 12 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire -2 5 £47,500 +11.76%
North West -40 2 £35,000 -17.64%
East of England -16 1 - -
Nessus
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 154 (60.39%) Information Security
2 140 (54.90%) Linux
3 133 (52.16%) CISSP
4 132 (51.76%) SIEM
5 103 (40.39%) Splunk
6 101 (39.61%) CISM
7 93 (36.47%) Firewall
8 91 (35.69%) Finance
9 87 (34.12%) GIAC
9 87 (34.12%) Qualys
10 85 (33.33%) Windows
10 85 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 81 (31.76%) McAfee
12 72 (28.24%) CEH
13 70 (27.45%) CyberArk
14 69 (27.06%) Network Security
15 68 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
16 66 (25.88%) CISA
17 62 (24.31%) LogRhythm
18 60 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
19 58 (22.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 58 (22.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 57 (22.35%) Banking
20 57 (22.35%) Palo Alto
21 56 (21.96%) Python
22 55 (21.57%) Symantec
22 55 (21.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
22 55 (21.57%) McAfee ePO
23 54 (21.18%) Metasploit
23 54 (21.18%) Cisco

Nessus
Co-occurring 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 9 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.75%) IIS
3 6 (2.35%) Apache
4 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.39%) Confluence
5 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.88%) SaaS
2 12 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.53%) Office 365
5 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.18%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 93 (36.47%) Firewall
2 69 (27.06%) Network Security
3 39 (15.29%) VPN
4 30 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 27 (10.59%) Internet
5 27 (10.59%) Wireless
6 25 (9.80%) DNS
7 23 (9.02%) WAN
8 21 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (7.84%) LAN
10 18 (7.06%) HTTP
11 17 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (6.67%) IPsec
11 17 (6.67%) SSL
12 16 (6.27%) DHCP
13 15 (5.88%) OSPF
13 15 (5.88%) SSH
14 14 (5.49%) BGP
14 14 (5.49%) FTP
14 14 (5.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.96%) Hadoop
1 5 (1.96%) Looker
1 5 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.78%) MySQL
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (21.18%) Metasploit
2 16 (6.27%) Burp Suite
3 15 (5.88%) AppScan
3 15 (5.88%) Paros
4 12 (4.71%) WebScarab
5 6 (2.35%) IDA Disassembler
6 5 (1.96%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.39%) JIRA
7 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (35.69%) Finance
2 57 (22.35%) Banking
3 32 (12.55%) Telecoms
4 19 (7.45%) Legal
5 5 (1.96%) Digital Economy
6 3 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.18%) Military
7 2 (0.78%) Automotive
7 2 (0.78%) Retail
8 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Law
8 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (29.41%) Analyst
2 67 (26.27%) Security Analyst
3 49 (19.22%) Security Engineer
4 45 (17.65%) Consultant
4 45 (17.65%) Security Consultant
5 24 (9.41%) Information Security Engineer
6 22 (8.63%) Security Manager
7 20 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (7.06%) Penetration Tester
8 18 (7.06%) Tester
9 17 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 17 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 17 (6.67%) Head of Security
9 17 (6.67%) IT Analyst
9 17 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
10 16 (6.27%) Information Analyst
10 16 (6.27%) Information Security Analyst
10 16 (6.27%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
11 15 (5.88%) Finance Manager
12 13 (5.10%) Head of Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (17.65%) SailPoint
2 18 (7.06%) Web Services
3 6 (2.35%) HTML
4 4 (1.57%) XML
5 3 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.78%) .NET
6 2 (0.78%) CGI
6 2 (0.78%) XSL
7 1 (0.39%) LAMP
7 1 (0.39%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.43%) Management Information System
2 33 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 23 (9.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 20 (7.84%) Mobile App
5 15 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (5.10%) Driving Licence
7 11 (4.31%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.31%) Data Centre
8 9 (3.53%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (3.53%) PKI
8 9 (3.53%) Security Operations Centre
9 8 (3.14%) NHS
10 7 (2.75%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (2.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (1.18%) Life Science
14 2 (0.78%) CESG
14 2 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 140 (54.90%) Linux
2 85 (33.33%) Windows
3 33 (12.94%) Unix
4 31 (12.16%) Kali Linux
5 13 (5.10%) Android
5 13 (5.10%) Apple iOS
5 13 (5.10%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.14%) CentOS
6 8 (3.14%) Debian
6 8 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.75%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.35%) VxWorks
9 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.18%) Solaris
11 2 (0.78%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.78%) HPUX
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (60.39%) Information Security
2 132 (51.76%) SIEM
3 85 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 68 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
5 60 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
6 58 (22.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 55 (21.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 50 (19.61%) Security Operations
9 41 (16.08%) Security Monitoring
10 37 (14.51%) OWASP
11 35 (13.73%) Incident Management
12 32 (12.55%) Privileged Access Management
13 31 (12.16%) Ethical Hacking
14 29 (11.37%) Security Architecture
15 28 (10.98%) Analytics
16 24 (9.41%) Security Testing
17 22 (8.63%) Social Engineering
18 19 (7.45%) Performance Management
19 18 (7.06%) ITIL
19 18 (7.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (21.96%) Python
2 35 (13.73%) Java
3 28 (10.98%) Perl
4 22 (8.63%) SQL
5 20 (7.84%) PowerShell
6 19 (7.45%) JavaScript
7 18 (7.06%) C
7 18 (7.06%) C++
8 14 (5.49%) Ruby
9 10 (3.92%) Bourne shell
9 10 (3.92%) Korn
10 8 (3.14%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.96%) C#
12 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 133 (52.16%) CISSP
2 101 (39.61%) CISM
3 87 (34.12%) GIAC
4 72 (28.24%) CEH
5 66 (25.88%) CISA
6 53 (20.78%) GSEC
7 41 (16.08%) Degree
8 40 (15.69%) GISF
9 38 (14.90%) OSCP
10 34 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 23 (9.02%) SC Cleared
12 22 (8.63%) CREST Certified
13 21 (8.24%) SANS
14 17 (6.67%) RHCA
14 17 (6.67%) RHCE
14 17 (6.67%) RHCSA
15 15 (5.88%) CHECK Team Member
15 15 (5.88%) Cyber Scheme
16 13 (5.10%) Tigerscheme
17 12 (4.71%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (22.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (12.55%) PCI DSS
3 21 (8.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 17 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 9 (3.53%) NIST 800
6 6 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (1.57%) COBIT
8 1 (0.39%) GPG13
8 1 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.39%) QA
8 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (16.86%) Snort
2 28 (10.98%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.75%) pfSense
6 5 (1.96%) XenApp
7 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.18%) Docker
8 3 (1.18%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.78%) vSphere
10 1 (0.39%) NFS
10 1 (0.39%) Samba
Systems Management
1 55 (21.57%) McAfee ePO
2 52 (20.39%) Nmap
3 34 (13.33%) QRadar
4 32 (12.55%) Nexpose
4 32 (12.55%) SCCM
5 29 (11.37%) PowerBroker
6 19 (7.45%) OpenVAS
7 17 (6.67%) WSUS
8 15 (5.88%) Core Impact
9 14 (5.49%) RSA Security Analytics
10 13 (5.10%) EnCase
11 11 (4.31%) CSIRT
12 8 (3.14%) HP Fortify
13 5 (1.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 5 (1.96%) Defensics
13 5 (1.96%) OSSEC
13 5 (1.96%) Puppet
14 4 (1.57%) FortiGate
15 3 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
15 3 (1.18%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 103 (40.39%) Splunk
2 87 (34.12%) Qualys
3 81 (31.76%) McAfee
4 70 (27.45%) CyberArk
5 62 (24.31%) LogRhythm
6 57 (22.35%) Palo Alto
7 55 (21.57%) Symantec
8 54 (21.18%) Cisco
9 53 (20.78%) AlienVault
10 45 (17.65%) Aveksa
11 34 (13.33%) Rapid7
12 29 (11.37%) Bomgar
13 22 (8.63%) Microsoft
14 21 (8.24%) Sophos
15 18 (7.06%) ArcSight
15 18 (7.06%) SolarWinds
16 17 (6.67%) Sourcefire
17 16 (6.27%) CheckPoint
18 15 (5.88%) Acunetix
18 15 (5.88%) Oracle
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