The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Metasploit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Metasploit 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
Rapid7 Metasploit
England / London
Rank 583 606 642
Rank change year-on-year +23 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 5 50 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.12% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.076% 0.63% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 50 12
Median salary £69,000 £65,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +26.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £69,600 £75,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,550 £46,500
% change year-on-year +23.63% +8.70%  

Metasploit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6579 7889 6781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.56% 18.92% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 6829 5618
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Metasploit
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Metasploit as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Metasploit in London

Metasploit
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Metasploit in London

Metasploit
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Metasploit in London

Metasploit
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metasploit within the London 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
City of London - 4 £68,250 - 1
Metasploit
England

Metasploit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Metasploit 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 London region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 10 (76.92%) Security Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Nessus
2 9 (69.23%) Burp Suite
3 8 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (61.54%) Information Security
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) Wireless
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) OWASP
6 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) CISA
6 5 (38.46%) CISSP
6 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
7 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
7 4 (30.77%) CREST Certified
7 4 (30.77%) CISM
7 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Unix
7 4 (30.77%) C#
7 4 (30.77%) C++
7 4 (30.77%) Java
7 4 (30.77%) GIAC

Metasploit
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless Security
4 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Burp Suite
2 3 (23.08%) sqlmap
3 2 (15.38%) AppScan
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Forensic Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Security Advisor
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Security Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (7.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (7.69%) iPhone
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Security Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (61.54%) Information Security
3 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) OWASP
4 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
6 3 (23.08%) SIEM
6 3 (23.08%) Social Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Threat Management
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (15.38%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) CISA
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) CISM
3 4 (30.77%) CREST Certified
3 4 (30.77%) GIAC
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) SANS
5 2 (15.38%) CEH
5 2 (15.38%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (15.38%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (7.69%) CHFI
6 1 (7.69%) CRISC
6 1 (7.69%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Nessus
2 2 (15.38%) Nmap
3 1 (7.69%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) Nokia
2 2 (15.38%) Veracode
3 1 (7.69%) Coverity
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a VERY generous bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago