Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Nmap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nmap over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Mapper (Nmap)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1054 1114 1012
Rank change year-on-year +60 -102 +164
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 59 58 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.035% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.39% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 137
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +45.45%
10th Percentile £40,800 £43,875 £35,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £98,625 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +41.18%

Nmap 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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16,416 14,973 16,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 10.97% 8.92% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13,019 12,408 13,197
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Nmap
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Nmap as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Nmap in England

Nmap
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Nmap in England

Nmap
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nmap in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Nmap in England

Nmap
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nmap within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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
London +40 21 £65,000 -7.14% 1
South East +32 14 £50,000 -13.79% 4
East of England - 12 - -
Yorkshire - 7 £72,500 - 2
North of England - 7 £72,500 - 2
Midlands +26 3 £28,500 -56.15% 1
East Midlands - 3 £28,500 -
Nmap
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Nmap 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 England region with a requirement for Nmap.

1 50 (84.75%) Nessus
2 39 (66.10%) Metasploit
2 39 (66.10%) SIEM
3 35 (59.32%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (52.54%) CISSP
5 30 (50.85%) Linux
6 28 (47.46%) CEH
7 27 (45.76%) GIAC
7 27 (45.76%) Kali Linux
8 25 (42.37%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (42.37%) Information Security
9 24 (40.68%) Qualys
10 23 (38.98%) Windows
10 23 (38.98%) Vulnerability Management
11 22 (37.29%) Open Source
12 21 (35.59%) Python
13 18 (30.51%) Firewall
14 17 (28.81%) Identity Access Management
14 17 (28.81%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (27.12%) OSCP
15 16 (27.12%) Splunk
15 16 (27.12%) CISA
15 16 (27.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 15 (25.42%) CISM
16 15 (25.42%) Security Operations
17 14 (23.73%) SANS
17 14 (23.73%) Security Architecture
17 14 (23.73%) OWASP
17 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (22.03%) Ruby

Nmap
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 2 (3.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) Firewall
2 11 (18.64%) LAN
2 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.64%) WAN
3 9 (15.25%) Wireshark
4 3 (5.08%) BGP
4 3 (5.08%) EIGRP
4 3 (5.08%) Network Security
4 3 (5.08%) OSPF
4 3 (5.08%) Wireless
5 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) DHCP
6 1 (1.69%) DNS
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) IPsec
6 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.69%) SMTP
6 1 (1.69%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (66.10%) Metasploit
2 11 (18.64%) Burp Suite
3 3 (5.08%) AppScan
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) Paros
4 2 (3.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.69%) Gatling
5 1 (1.69%) GDB
5 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.69%) IDA Disassembler
5 1 (1.69%) JMeter
5 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.69%) OllyDbg
5 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.69%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Security Engineer
2 18 (30.51%) Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Security Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Security Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) CISSP Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Information Security Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) LAN Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) Product Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) SIEM Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) WAN Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) Junior
8 2 (3.39%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) REST
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (8.47%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Blog
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Linux
2 27 (45.76%) Kali Linux
3 23 (38.98%) Windows
4 8 (13.56%) Unix
5 6 (10.17%) VMS
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.08%) Android
7 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) SIEM
2 35 (59.32%) Penetration Testing
3 25 (42.37%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (42.37%) Information Security
4 23 (38.98%) Vulnerability Management
5 22 (37.29%) Open Source
6 17 (28.81%) Identity Access Management
6 17 (28.81%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (27.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (25.42%) Security Operations
9 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (23.73%) OWASP
9 14 (23.73%) Security Architecture
10 13 (22.03%) DevOps
10 13 (22.03%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (22.03%) Threat Modelling
11 12 (20.34%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 12 (20.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (20.34%) Secure Coding
12 10 (16.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) Python
2 13 (22.03%) Ruby
3 12 (20.34%) Go
3 12 (20.34%) Perl
3 12 (20.34%) PHP
4 8 (13.56%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.17%) Java
5 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.47%) C
6 5 (8.47%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) SQL
8 2 (3.39%) VB
9 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) CISSP
2 28 (47.46%) CEH
3 27 (45.76%) GIAC
4 16 (27.12%) CISA
4 16 (27.12%) OSCP
5 15 (25.42%) CISM
6 14 (23.73%) SANS
7 13 (22.03%) SSCP
8 12 (20.34%) CompTIA Security+
8 12 (20.34%) CSSLP
9 9 (15.25%) OSCE
10 8 (13.56%) GCIH
11 7 (11.86%) CHFI
11 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (10.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 6 (10.17%) CCSP
12 6 (10.17%) CREST Certified
12 6 (10.17%) ECIH
12 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
13 5 (8.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (18.64%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.78%) COBIT
2 4 (6.78%) GDPR
3 3 (5.08%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Snort
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (84.75%) Nessus
2 11 (18.64%) OpenVAS
3 8 (13.56%) Nexpose
4 7 (11.86%) QRadar
5 5 (8.47%) Defensics
6 4 (6.78%) WSUS
7 3 (5.08%) EnCase
7 3 (5.08%) Suricata
8 2 (3.39%) WebInspect
9 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
9 1 (1.69%) HP Fortify
9 1 (1.69%) Nagios
9 1 (1.69%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Qualys
2 16 (27.12%) Splunk
3 12 (20.34%) Netsparker
4 10 (16.95%) AlienVault
4 10 (16.95%) LogRhythm
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco
6 7 (11.86%) ArcSight
6 7 (11.86%) Tripwire
7 5 (8.47%) Codenomicon
7 5 (8.47%) IBM
8 4 (6.78%) CA
8 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.78%) Ivanti
8 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.78%) Q1 Labs
8 4 (6.78%) Sophos
9 3 (5.08%) CyberArk
9 3 (5.08%) Rapid7
9 3 (5.08%) Symantec
10 2 (3.39%) VMware