Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 709 665 736
Rank change year-on-year -44 +71 +127
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 108 150 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.37% 2.06% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 93 144 139
London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £38,250 £40,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.79% -2.61% +32.18%

Nessus 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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,866 7,279 8,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.38% 10.43% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6,487 6,042 6,949
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in London

Nessus
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Nessus in London

Nessus
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in London over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Nessus in London

Nessus
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the London region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Central London -22 29 £50,000 -9.91% 1
East London - 1 £72,500 -
West London - 1 £50,000 - 3
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing Nessus 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 London region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 62 (57.41%) Vulnerability Management
2 59 (54.63%) Information Security
3 53 (49.07%) CISSP
4 50 (46.30%) Cybersecurity
5 47 (43.52%) Qualys
5 47 (43.52%) Firewall
6 43 (39.81%) McAfee
7 39 (36.11%) SIEM
8 38 (35.19%) Finance
9 36 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 36 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (31.48%) PCI DSS
11 33 (30.56%) Fintech
12 32 (29.63%) Management Information System
12 32 (29.63%) Linux
13 31 (28.70%) Degree
13 31 (28.70%) Patch Management
14 29 (26.85%) CISA
14 29 (26.85%) GIAC
14 29 (26.85%) CEH
15 27 (25.00%) Configuration Management
15 27 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
15 27 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
15 27 (25.00%) Foundstone
16 26 (24.07%) Windows
17 23 (21.30%) Security Operations
18 21 (19.44%) Incident Management
19 20 (18.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 19 (17.59%) Computer Science
21 18 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

Nessus
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.56%) IaaS
2 6 (5.56%) PaaS
2 6 (5.56%) SaaS
3 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (43.52%) Firewall
2 16 (14.81%) Network Security
3 13 (12.04%) VPN
4 10 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.48%) Wireless
7 6 (5.56%) WAN
8 5 (4.63%) HTTP
8 5 (4.63%) IPsec
8 5 (4.63%) SMTP
9 4 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (3.70%) OpenVPN
9 4 (3.70%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.70%) SSH
10 3 (2.78%) LAN
11 2 (1.85%) DHCP
11 2 (1.85%) DNS
11 2 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Metasploit
2 11 (10.19%) Burp Suite
3 6 (5.56%) AppScan
4 3 (2.78%) JIRA
5 2 (1.85%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.85%) sqlmap
5 2 (1.85%) WebScarab
6 1 (0.93%) Paros
General
1 38 (35.19%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Analyst
2 40 (37.04%) Security Analyst
3 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 20 (18.52%) Security Specialist
4 16 (14.81%) Information Analyst
4 16 (14.81%) Information Security Analyst
5 15 (13.89%) Consultant
6 14 (12.96%) Security Consultant
6 14 (12.96%) Security Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) CISSP Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) SIEM Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) SOC Analyst
8 9 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
8 9 (8.33%) Security Incident Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Security Manager
10 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) IT Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) .NET
2 2 (1.85%) HTML
2 2 (1.85%) J2EE
3 1 (0.93%) Ajax
3 1 (0.93%) Django
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.93%) REST
3 1 (0.93%) SOAP
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (30.56%) Fintech
3 32 (29.63%) Management Information System
4 19 (17.59%) Computer Science
5 14 (12.96%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (6.48%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.70%) PKI
8 4 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.93%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 1 (0.93%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.63%) Linux
2 26 (24.07%) Windows
3 16 (14.81%) Kali Linux
4 4 (3.70%) CentOS
4 4 (3.70%) Debian
4 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.70%) Unix
5 2 (1.85%) Android
5 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (57.41%) Vulnerability Management
2 59 (54.63%) Information Security
3 50 (46.30%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (36.11%) SIEM
5 36 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 31 (28.70%) Patch Management
7 27 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 27 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
7 27 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 23 (21.30%) Security Operations
9 21 (19.44%) Incident Management
10 20 (18.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 17 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (14.81%) Security Monitoring
13 13 (12.04%) Information Assurance
14 12 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
14 12 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
15 10 (9.26%) Change Control
15 10 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (9.26%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) C
2 8 (7.41%) Python
3 5 (4.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.70%) C#
4 4 (3.70%) C++
4 4 (3.70%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.85%) Perl
5 2 (1.85%) PHP
5 2 (1.85%) SQL
6 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) Go
6 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (49.07%) CISSP
2 31 (28.70%) Degree
3 29 (26.85%) CEH
3 29 (26.85%) CISA
3 29 (26.85%) GIAC
4 15 (13.89%) OSCP
4 15 (13.89%) SANS
5 14 (12.96%) CISM
5 14 (12.96%) GCIH
6 13 (12.04%) CREST Certified
7 12 (11.11%) CCNA
7 12 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (11.11%) GCIA
8 7 (6.48%) CCSP
8 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
8 7 (6.48%) SSCP
9 4 (3.70%) CCNP
9 4 (3.70%) LPIC
9 4 (3.70%) RHCSA
9 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (31.48%) PCI DSS
2 18 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (8.33%) GDPR
4 4 (3.70%) COBIT
5 2 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.93%) FINRA
System Software
1 12 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (7.41%) Snort
3 4 (3.70%) pfSense
4 2 (1.85%) vSphere
5 1 (0.93%) Docker
5 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (14.81%) QRadar
2 12 (11.11%) CSIRT
2 12 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (8.33%) Nmap
4 7 (6.48%) Core Impact
5 5 (4.63%) OpenVAS
6 4 (3.70%) FortiGate
6 4 (3.70%) OSSEC
7 3 (2.78%) HP Fortify
7 3 (2.78%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.93%) EnCase
8 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.93%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.93%) SCCM
8 1 (0.93%) Suricata
8 1 (0.93%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 47 (43.52%) Qualys
2 43 (39.81%) McAfee
3 27 (25.00%) Foundstone
4 15 (13.89%) Splunk
5 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
6 13 (12.04%) BeyondTrust
7 12 (11.11%) Oracle
8 7 (6.48%) Cisco
8 7 (6.48%) CyberArk
9 6 (5.56%) LogRhythm
10 5 (4.63%) AlienVault
10 5 (4.63%) Aveksa
10 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.63%) F5
10 5 (4.63%) HP
10 5 (4.63%) Juniper
10 5 (4.63%) Palo Alto
11 4 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (3.70%) ForeScout
11 4 (3.70%) Okta