Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Mapper (Nmap)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1023 1117 1027
Rank change year-on-year +94 -90 +98
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 59 42 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.026% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.37% 0.29% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 111
England median annual salary £55,000 £58,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.17% -3.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,000 £48,200 £37,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £107,500 £110,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.17% -3.33% +9.09%

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 16,130 14,714 14,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 11.48% 9.07% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12,684 12,173 12,222
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £56,133 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.92% +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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
South East +37 19 £50,000 -13.79% 1
London +45 16 £65,000 -3.70% 4
North of England +43 11 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire - 10 £72,500 - 3
East of England - 5 - -
Midlands +36 3 £28,500 -56.15%
South West +9 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £28,500 -
North West +32 1 £37,500 - 1
Nmap
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 49 (83.05%) Nessus
2 33 (55.93%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (54.24%) SIEM
4 31 (52.54%) Information Security
5 30 (50.85%) Penetration Testing
6 28 (47.46%) Metasploit
7 27 (45.76%) Windows
7 27 (45.76%) Linux
8 25 (42.37%) CISSP
9 20 (33.90%) CEH
9 20 (33.90%) Python
9 20 (33.90%) GIAC
9 20 (33.90%) Firewall
10 18 (30.51%) Splunk
10 18 (30.51%) Kali Linux
11 17 (28.81%) OWASP
11 17 (28.81%) Qualys
12 16 (27.12%) OSCP
13 15 (25.42%) Open Source
13 15 (25.42%) PCI DSS
13 15 (25.42%) LAN
13 15 (25.42%) WAN
14 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
14 14 (23.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 14 (23.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 14 (23.73%) Vulnerability Management
15 13 (22.03%) Wireshark
15 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
15 13 (22.03%) Finance
16 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) Firewall
2 15 (25.42%) LAN
2 15 (25.42%) WAN
3 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
3 13 (22.03%) Wireshark
4 3 (5.08%) HTTP
5 2 (3.39%) BGP
5 2 (3.39%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.39%) Network Security
5 2 (3.39%) OSPF
5 2 (3.39%) Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.69%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (47.46%) Metasploit
2 11 (18.64%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.69%) AppScan
3 1 (1.69%) GDB
3 1 (1.69%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (1.69%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) OllyDbg
3 1 (1.69%) Paros
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.69%) WinDbg
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Security Engineer
2 20 (33.90%) Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Security Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Tester
5 5 (8.47%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Junior
6 4 (6.78%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Junior Security Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Security Specialist
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%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Test Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) WAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Blog
5 1 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Linux
1 27 (45.76%) Windows
2 18 (30.51%) Kali Linux
3 11 (18.64%) Unix
4 4 (6.78%) VMS
4 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (54.24%) SIEM
3 31 (52.54%) Information Security
4 30 (50.85%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (28.81%) OWASP
6 15 (25.42%) Open Source
7 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
7 14 (23.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 14 (23.73%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (18.64%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.95%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (15.25%) Internal Audit
12 8 (13.56%) Security Operations
12 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 7 (11.86%) DevOps
13 7 (11.86%) Security Architecture
14 6 (10.17%) Reverse Engineering
15 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) Python
2 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.56%) Java
4 7 (11.86%) C
4 7 (11.86%) C++
5 6 (10.17%) Go
5 6 (10.17%) Perl
5 6 (10.17%) PHP
5 6 (10.17%) Ruby
6 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.39%) SQL
7 2 (3.39%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) CISSP
2 20 (33.90%) CEH
2 20 (33.90%) GIAC
3 16 (27.12%) OSCP
4 8 (13.56%) CISA
4 8 (13.56%) OSCE
4 8 (13.56%) SANS
4 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
5 7 (11.86%) CISM
5 7 (11.86%) CREST Certified
5 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared
6 6 (10.17%) GCIH
6 6 (10.17%) SSCP
7 5 (8.47%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (8.47%) CSSLP
8 4 (6.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (6.78%) CHFI
8 4 (6.78%) ECIH
8 4 (6.78%) GPEN
8 4 (6.78%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) PCI DSS
2 14 (23.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.78%) COBIT
4 3 (5.08%) GDPR
5 2 (3.39%) Cyber Essentials
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 49 (83.05%) Nessus
2 11 (18.64%) OpenVAS
3 9 (15.25%) Nexpose
4 7 (11.86%) Defensics
5 5 (8.47%) QRadar
6 4 (6.78%) WSUS
7 2 (3.39%) EnCase
7 2 (3.39%) Suricata
8 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.69%) HP Fortify
8 1 (1.69%) Nagios
8 1 (1.69%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Splunk
2 17 (28.81%) Qualys
3 11 (18.64%) Tripwire
4 7 (11.86%) AlienVault
4 7 (11.86%) Codenomicon
4 7 (11.86%) LogRhythm
5 6 (10.17%) ArcSight
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco
5 6 (10.17%) IBM
6 5 (8.47%) Netsparker
7 4 (6.78%) CA
7 4 (6.78%) Ivanti
7 4 (6.78%) Q1 Labs
8 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.08%) Sophos
9 2 (3.39%) CyberArk
9 2 (3.39%) Rapid7
9 2 (3.39%) Symantec
9 2 (3.39%) VMware