Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 694 478 634
Rank change year-on-year -216 +156 +77
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 45 19 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.088% 0.086% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.43% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 104
10th Percentile £44,375 " £47,500
25th Percentile £51,750 £42,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,750 £47,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +19.47% -26.92% +6.12%
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £108,125
90th Percentile £91,875 £80,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.63% -20.83% +6.89%

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 10,093 4,416 8,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.70% 19.93% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6,337 3,741 6,618
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,500 £108,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £68,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.60% +4.17% +9.09%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in London

Nessus
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Nessus in London.

Salary trend for Nessus in London

Nessus
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Nessus in London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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 4 December 2021. 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 -66 3 £46,250 +2.78% 3
South London - 2 £100,000 -
East London - 1 £55,000 -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 32 (71.11%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (51.11%) Qualys
3 22 (48.89%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (48.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 20 (44.44%) CISSP
5 19 (42.22%) Social Skills
6 16 (35.56%) Ethical Hacking
6 16 (35.56%) CEH
6 16 (35.56%) Azure
7 15 (33.33%) OWASP
7 15 (33.33%) NCSC
8 14 (31.11%) Information Assurance
9 13 (28.89%) AWS
9 13 (28.89%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
10 12 (26.67%) Windows
10 12 (26.67%) Python
10 12 (26.67%) Requirements Management
10 12 (26.67%) JSP 440
10 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 12 (26.67%) Security Testing
11 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
11 11 (24.44%) Linux
12 10 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
12 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 8 (17.78%) Cisco
13 8 (17.78%) Marketing
13 8 (17.78%) Splunk
13 8 (17.78%) Metasploit
13 8 (17.78%) PowerShell

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 1 (2.22%) IIS
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) Azure
2 13 (28.89%) AWS
3 5 (11.11%) GCP
4 4 (8.89%) Azure Sentinel
5 3 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (6.67%) OpenDNS
6 2 (4.44%) Mimecast
7 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (8.89%) Wireless
2 4 (8.89%) Wireshark
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) HTTP
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) SSL
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) DKIM
5 1 (2.22%) DMARC
5 1 (2.22%) IPsec
5 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
1 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Burp Suite
1 8 (17.78%) Metasploit
2 3 (6.67%) AppScan
3 2 (4.44%) GitLab
3 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.44%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.22%) sqlmap
General
1 19 (42.22%) Social Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Marketing
3 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 7 (15.56%) Military
4 4 (8.89%) Electronics
4 4 (8.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.89%) Public Sector
4 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Games
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Security Engineer
2 13 (28.89%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Security Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
6 5 (11.11%) Product Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Security Penetration Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Security Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) AWS Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) DevSecOps Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Head of DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) JSP
3 1 (2.22%) REST
3 1 (2.22%) SAML
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Cyberattack
3 2 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.44%) SCADA
3 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Linux
3 7 (15.56%) Kali Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.22%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (48.89%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (48.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 16 (35.56%) Ethical Hacking
4 15 (33.33%) OWASP
5 14 (31.11%) Information Assurance
6 13 (28.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (26.67%) Requirements Management
7 12 (26.67%) Security Testing
8 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 10 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
9 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (15.56%) DevOps
9 7 (15.56%) Security Operations
10 6 (13.33%) Information Security
10 6 (13.33%) Patch Management
11 5 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 5 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
11 5 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) Python
2 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) C
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Go
5 4 (8.89%) C#
5 4 (8.89%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.67%) VB
7 2 (4.44%) Java
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) CISSP
2 16 (35.56%) CEH
3 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.11%) CREST Certified
6 4 (8.89%) CISM
6 4 (8.89%) Degree
6 4 (8.89%) OSCE
6 4 (8.89%) OSCP
7 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.44%) CISMP
7 2 (4.44%) SANS
8 1 (2.22%) CISA
8 1 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.22%) CSSLP
8 1 (2.22%) EC-Council LPT
8 1 (2.22%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) NCSC
2 12 (26.67%) JSP 440
3 7 (15.56%) RMADS
4 6 (13.33%) NIST
4 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
5 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (11.11%) NIST 800
6 4 (8.89%) QA
7 2 (4.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (4.44%) SLA
8 1 (2.22%) GDPR
8 1 (2.22%) HIPAA
8 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.89%) BitLocker
2 3 (6.67%) Docker
2 3 (6.67%) Snort
2 3 (6.67%) Squid
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Nmap
2 4 (8.89%) Nexpose
3 3 (6.67%) Ansible
3 3 (6.67%) CASB
3 3 (6.67%) HP Fortify
3 3 (6.67%) Suricata
3 3 (6.67%) Terraform
3 3 (6.67%) WebInspect
4 2 (4.44%) Graylog
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.44%) Puppet
4 2 (4.44%) SCCM
4 2 (4.44%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.22%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Qualys
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Splunk
4 7 (15.56%) CrowdStrike
5 5 (11.11%) Carbon Black
6 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.89%) Forcepoint
6 4 (8.89%) LogRhythm
6 4 (8.89%) Palo Alto
6 4 (8.89%) SAP
7 3 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.67%) FireEye
7 3 (6.67%) Google
7 3 (6.67%) Symantec
7 3 (6.67%) Zscaler
8 2 (4.44%) AlienVault
8 2 (4.44%) Netskope
8 2 (4.44%) Rapid7
8 2 (4.44%) Veracode