Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 514 582 655
Rank change year-on-year +68 +73 +45
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 47 85 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 1.13% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 37 74 93
10th Percentile £41,250 £55,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £74,063 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £80,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -31.25% +28.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £66,250 £95,000 £108,750
90th Percentile £78,500 £105,000 £115,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -16.80% +19.05% +5.00%

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 6,156 7,550 8,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.75% 16.63% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4,961 6,101 6,952
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £106,250 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 18 April 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 18 April 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 +72 17 £58,750 -18.97%
South London +27 2 £65,000 -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (57.45%) Firewall
2 23 (48.94%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (38.30%) OWASP
3 18 (38.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (34.04%) SQL
4 16 (34.04%) Web Services
4 16 (34.04%) Windows
4 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.79%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (29.79%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (27.66%) OAuth
7 12 (25.53%) AWS
7 12 (25.53%) Information Security
7 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (25.53%) SAML
8 11 (23.40%) Cisco
8 11 (23.40%) SOA
8 11 (23.40%) Patch Management
8 11 (23.40%) Task Automation
9 10 (21.28%) Security Operations
9 10 (21.28%) Palo Alto
9 10 (21.28%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (21.28%) Network Security
9 10 (21.28%) CISSP
9 10 (21.28%) CA
10 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
10 9 (19.15%) Forcepoint
10 9 (19.15%) Finance
10 9 (19.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (17.02%) Qualys

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 8 (17.02%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Azure
3 5 (10.64%) GCP
3 5 (10.64%) OpenDNS
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (6.38%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 1 (2.13%) Google Workspace
5 1 (2.13%) IaaS
5 1 (2.13%) PaaS
5 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (57.45%) Firewall
2 18 (38.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (21.28%) Network Security
4 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.77%) DNS
6 5 (10.64%) DHCP
6 5 (10.64%) VPN
6 5 (10.64%) Wireshark
7 4 (8.51%) Intranet
7 4 (8.51%) Wireless
8 3 (6.38%) HTTP
9 2 (4.26%) DMZ
9 2 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (4.26%) SAN
9 2 (4.26%) SSL
9 2 (4.26%) VLAN
10 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (2.13%) ICMP
10 1 (2.13%) Internet
10 1 (2.13%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) JIRA
2 6 (12.77%) Metasploit
3 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.38%) Bitbucket Server
4 3 (6.38%) Burp Suite
5 2 (4.26%) Maven
5 2 (4.26%) Snyk
5 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Public Sector
3 5 (10.64%) Law
3 5 (10.64%) Legal
4 4 (8.51%) Electronics
4 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Advertising
6 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Security Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) IT Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) IT Security Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Analyst
4 11 (23.40%) Security Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Information Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Penetration Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Security Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Security Operations Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Security Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) Web Services
2 13 (27.66%) OAuth
3 12 (25.53%) SAML
4 6 (12.77%) LDAP
5 2 (4.26%) YAML
6 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 7 (14.89%) Kali Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Debian
4 5 (10.64%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Android
7 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.13%) Check Point GAiA
7 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (38.30%) OWASP
3 14 (29.79%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (29.79%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Information Security
5 11 (23.40%) Patch Management
5 11 (23.40%) SOA
5 11 (23.40%) Task Automation
6 10 (21.28%) Security Operations
6 10 (21.28%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (19.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (17.02%) SIEM
9 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.77%) Security Auditing
9 6 (12.77%) Security Patching
10 5 (10.64%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (10.64%) DevOps
10 5 (10.64%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Threat Intelligence
11 4 (8.51%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Python
3 5 (10.64%) C
3 5 (10.64%) C#
3 5 (10.64%) C++
3 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.64%) VB
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CISSP
2 5 (10.64%) CISM
2 5 (10.64%) OSCE
2 5 (10.64%) OSCP
3 4 (8.51%) CISA
3 4 (8.51%) GIAC
3 4 (8.51%) GPEN
3 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CEH
5 1 (2.13%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.13%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.13%) CRISC
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) RHCE
5 1 (2.13%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.13%) SANS
5 1 (2.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.77%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.64%) NIST
4 2 (4.26%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (4.26%) NCSC
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Snort
1 5 (10.64%) Squid
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Nexpose
2 5 (10.64%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) Suricata
3 3 (6.38%) Prometheus
3 3 (6.38%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.26%) Nmap
4 2 (4.26%) OpenVAS
4 2 (4.26%) WSUS
5 1 (2.13%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco
3 10 (21.28%) CA
3 10 (21.28%) Palo Alto
4 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
4 9 (19.15%) Forcepoint
5 8 (17.02%) Qualys
6 7 (14.89%) Google
7 5 (10.64%) Blue Coat
7 5 (10.64%) Carbon Black
7 5 (10.64%) CrowdStrike
7 5 (10.64%) FireEye
7 5 (10.64%) LogRhythm
7 5 (10.64%) Splunk
7 5 (10.64%) Symantec
7 5 (10.64%) Zscaler
8 4 (8.51%) SAP
9 3 (6.38%) VMware
10 2 (4.26%) HP
10 2 (4.26%) Sophos