Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 721 674 735
Rank change year-on-year -47 +61 +105
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 86 177 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.04% 2.31% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 79 153 123
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £80,250 £122,500 £83,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +26.32%

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 8,292 7,672 7,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.19% 10.29% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6,732 6,347 6,702
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +7.83% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -39 19 £70,000 +7.28% 2
West London +25 3 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 55 (63.95%) Qualys
2 50 (58.14%) Information Security
3 43 (50.00%) Splunk
4 40 (46.51%) Firewall
5 37 (43.02%) CISSP
5 37 (43.02%) SIEM
6 35 (40.70%) Cybersecurity
7 32 (37.21%) Vulnerability Management
8 31 (36.05%) Linux
9 28 (32.56%) Windows
10 26 (30.23%) McAfee
11 25 (29.07%) Finance
12 24 (27.91%) Metasploit
13 23 (26.74%) Penetration Testing
13 23 (26.74%) Cisco
13 23 (26.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 21 (24.42%) Network Security
15 20 (23.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 19 (22.09%) McAfee ePO
16 19 (22.09%) Identity Access Management
17 18 (20.93%) CEH
17 18 (20.93%) GIAC
17 18 (20.93%) CISA
18 17 (19.77%) CyberArk
19 16 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (18.60%) Kali Linux
20 15 (17.44%) Patch Management
20 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (17.44%) QRadar
20 15 (17.44%) Security Monitoring

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 4 (4.65%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.98%) IaaS
3 6 (6.98%) PaaS
3 6 (6.98%) SaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 40 (46.51%) Firewall
2 21 (24.42%) Network Security
3 13 (15.12%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.47%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (8.14%) BGP
6 7 (8.14%) OSPF
7 6 (6.98%) VPN
8 5 (5.81%) Cisco Firepower
8 5 (5.81%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (5.81%) DKIM
8 5 (5.81%) DMARC
8 5 (5.81%) IPsec
8 5 (5.81%) LAN
8 5 (5.81%) Sourcefire
8 5 (5.81%) VoIP
8 5 (5.81%) WAN
8 5 (5.81%) WebEx
9 4 (4.65%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 24 (27.91%) Metasploit
2 6 (6.98%) AppScan
3 4 (4.65%) Burp Suite
3 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.65%) JIRA
4 3 (3.49%) Paros
5 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.16%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.16%) JMeter
5 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (29.07%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Banking
3 9 (10.47%) Retail
4 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Security Engineer
2 22 (25.58%) Analyst
3 21 (24.42%) Security Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) Consultant
5 11 (12.79%) Security Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Network Consultant
8 8 (9.30%) Network Security Consultant
9 6 (6.98%) CyberArk Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 6 (6.98%) Information Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Security Manager
9 6 (6.98%) Vulnerability Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) CISSP Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Operations Manager
10 5 (5.81%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (5.81%) Senior Network Consultant
10 5 (5.81%) Senior Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (5.81%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) Ajax
4 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.16%) Django
4 1 (1.16%) JSON
4 1 (1.16%) REST
4 1 (1.16%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.16%) SOAP
4 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
3 10 (11.63%) PKI
4 6 (6.98%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (5.81%) BYOD
5 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.33%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.16%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.16%) Fintech
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Linux
2 28 (32.56%) Windows
3 16 (18.60%) Kali Linux
4 6 (6.98%) Unix
4 6 (6.98%) VMS
4 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.33%) Android
6 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.14%) Information Security
2 37 (43.02%) SIEM
3 35 (40.70%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (37.21%) Vulnerability Management
5 23 (26.74%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (26.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 20 (23.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 19 (22.09%) Identity Access Management
8 15 (17.44%) Patch Management
8 15 (17.44%) Security Monitoring
9 12 (13.95%) ITIL
10 11 (12.79%) Risk Management
11 10 (11.63%) Incident Management
12 9 (10.47%) Open Source
12 9 (10.47%) Privileged Access Management
13 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (9.30%) Security Management
14 7 (8.14%) Malware Analysis
14 7 (8.14%) Reverse Engineering
15 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.30%) Python
3 6 (6.98%) SQL
4 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.16%) Java
5 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (43.02%) CISSP
2 18 (20.93%) CEH
2 18 (20.93%) CISA
2 18 (20.93%) GIAC
3 16 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (17.44%) Degree
5 11 (12.79%) OSCP
6 9 (10.47%) CISM
7 8 (9.30%) GCIH
8 7 (8.14%) CCNA
8 7 (8.14%) CHFI
8 7 (8.14%) OSCE
9 6 (6.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (6.98%) CCSP
9 6 (6.98%) ECIH
10 4 (4.65%) CCNP
10 4 (4.65%) GSEC
11 2 (2.33%) ECSA
12 1 (1.16%) CREST Certified
12 1 (1.16%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.65%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (4.65%) GDPR
4 3 (3.49%) SLA
5 1 (1.16%) COBIT
5 1 (1.16%) FINRA
5 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.81%) KVM
2 5 (5.81%) ProxySG
2 5 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.65%) Docker
3 4 (4.65%) Snort
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (22.09%) McAfee ePO
2 15 (17.44%) Nmap
2 15 (17.44%) QRadar
3 13 (15.12%) OpenVAS
4 6 (6.98%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (6.98%) Nexpose
5 5 (5.81%) Nagios
5 5 (5.81%) SCCM
5 5 (5.81%) SCOM
5 5 (5.81%) Terraform
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (4.65%) HP Fortify
7 3 (3.49%) EnCase
7 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.49%) Puppet
7 3 (3.49%) Suricata
8 2 (2.33%) WebInspect
9 1 (1.16%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 55 (63.95%) Qualys
2 43 (50.00%) Splunk
3 26 (30.23%) McAfee
4 23 (26.74%) Cisco
5 17 (19.77%) CyberArk
6 11 (12.79%) AlienVault
6 11 (12.79%) Palo Alto
7 10 (11.63%) ArcSight
7 10 (11.63%) Rapid7
8 9 (10.47%) Aveksa
8 9 (10.47%) CheckPoint
8 9 (10.47%) Fortinet
8 9 (10.47%) LogRhythm
9 6 (6.98%) F5
9 6 (6.98%) Juniper
10 5 (5.81%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.81%) FireEye
10 5 (5.81%) IronPort
10 5 (5.81%) Tripwire
10 5 (5.81%) VMware