Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 691 702 827
Rank change year-on-year +11 +125 +35
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 153 143 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.100%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.03% 1.85% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 124 129 78
London median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +22.73% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £115,750 £84,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% +11.11%

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 7525 7714 7873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.03% 10.15% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6277 6632 6712
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +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 18 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +23 29 £60,000 -14.29% 1
East London +4 2 £55,000 -26.67% 1
West London - 2 £42,500 -
South London +10 1 £72,500 +123.08%
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 131 (85.62%) Information Security
2 109 (71.24%) SIEM
3 90 (58.82%) Linux
4 78 (50.98%) Firewall
5 75 (49.02%) CISSP
6 74 (48.37%) GIAC
7 64 (41.83%) Windows
8 63 (41.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 62 (40.52%) Vulnerability Management
10 61 (39.87%) Security Operations
11 57 (37.25%) CISM
12 56 (36.60%) Palo Alto
13 55 (35.95%) CISA
14 54 (35.29%) Finance
15 53 (34.64%) Banking
16 51 (33.33%) Network Security
17 49 (32.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 49 (32.03%) Penetration Testing
17 49 (32.03%) QRadar
18 47 (30.72%) Splunk
19 46 (30.07%) CyberArk
20 45 (29.41%) Metasploit
20 45 (29.41%) Qualys
20 45 (29.41%) GSEC
20 45 (29.41%) Symantec
20 45 (29.41%) McAfee
21 44 (28.76%) SCCM
22 43 (28.10%) Incident Management
23 41 (26.80%) Degree
23 41 (26.80%) 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 (2.61%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) Cloudflare
2 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.96%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 78 (50.98%) Firewall
2 51 (33.33%) Network Security
3 18 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 17 (11.11%) Wireless
5 14 (9.15%) DNS
5 14 (9.15%) WAN
6 12 (7.84%) Internet
7 10 (6.54%) DHCP
7 10 (6.54%) VPN
8 9 (5.88%) HTTP
9 8 (5.23%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (5.23%) SMTP
9 8 (5.23%) SSH
9 8 (5.23%) SSL
10 7 (4.58%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (4.58%) LAN
11 6 (3.92%) VoIP
12 5 (3.27%) BGP
12 5 (3.27%) EIGRP
12 5 (3.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.31%) MySQL
1 2 (1.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (29.41%) Metasploit
2 22 (14.38%) Burp Suite
3 9 (5.88%) AppScan
3 9 (5.88%) Paros
4 4 (2.61%) WebScarab
General
1 54 (35.29%) Finance
2 53 (34.64%) Banking
3 15 (9.80%) Legal
4 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.31%) Law
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (43.14%) Analyst
2 61 (39.87%) Security Analyst
3 22 (14.38%) Security Manager
4 18 (11.76%) Penetration Tester
4 18 (11.76%) Tester
5 17 (11.11%) Information Manager
5 17 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
6 16 (10.46%) Information Analyst
6 16 (10.46%) Information Security Analyst
7 15 (9.80%) Finance Manager
8 12 (7.84%) Head of Finance
8 12 (7.84%) Head of Information
8 12 (7.84%) Head of Information Security
8 12 (7.84%) Head of Security
8 12 (7.84%) Operations Analyst
8 12 (7.84%) Security Operations Analyst
9 11 (7.19%) Security Officer
10 10 (6.54%) Junior
10 10 (6.54%) Senior Security Analyst
10 10 (6.54%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.61%) SailPoint
2 3 (1.96%) .NET
2 3 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.31%) CGI
3 2 (1.31%) HTML
3 2 (1.31%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.49%) Management Information System
2 32 (20.92%) Computer Science
3 19 (12.42%) Cyberthreat
4 11 (7.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (7.19%) Fintech
5 7 (4.58%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.27%) PKI
7 4 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.96%) BYOD
8 3 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.96%) iPad
8 3 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (58.82%) Linux
2 64 (41.83%) Windows
3 32 (20.92%) Unix
4 29 (18.95%) Kali Linux
5 6 (3.92%) Android
5 6 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.92%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.31%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.65%) CentOS
7 1 (0.65%) Debian
7 1 (0.65%) KNOPPIX
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (85.62%) Information Security
2 109 (71.24%) SIEM
3 63 (41.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 62 (40.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 61 (39.87%) Security Operations
6 49 (32.03%) Penetration Testing
6 49 (32.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 43 (28.10%) Incident Management
8 41 (26.80%) Security Monitoring
9 31 (20.26%) Cybersecurity
10 26 (16.99%) Information Assurance
11 24 (15.69%) OWASP
12 23 (15.03%) Analytics
12 23 (15.03%) Privileged Access Management
13 22 (14.38%) Open Source
13 22 (14.38%) Security Architecture
14 21 (13.73%) Kalman Filter
15 20 (13.07%) Threat Analysis
16 16 (10.46%) Performance Management
17 15 (9.80%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.38%) PowerShell
2 21 (13.73%) Python
3 15 (9.80%) SQL
4 12 (7.84%) C
5 8 (5.23%) Java
5 8 (5.23%) Perl
6 7 (4.58%) C++
6 7 (4.58%) Ruby
7 6 (3.92%) C#
8 2 (1.31%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.31%) Korn
8 2 (1.31%) PHP
8 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (49.02%) CISSP
2 74 (48.37%) GIAC
3 57 (37.25%) CISM
4 55 (35.95%) CISA
5 45 (29.41%) GSEC
6 41 (26.80%) Degree
7 32 (20.92%) GISF
8 30 (19.61%) GCIH
9 27 (17.65%) CEH
10 25 (16.34%) GCIA
10 25 (16.34%) OSCP
11 24 (15.69%) CREST Certified
12 13 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (7.84%) GPEN
14 11 (7.19%) CCNA
15 10 (6.54%) OSCE
16 9 (5.88%) SANS
17 8 (5.23%) CCSP
18 7 (4.58%) SSCP
19 5 (3.27%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.88%) GDPR
4 7 (4.58%) COBIT
5 4 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.65%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (20.26%) Virtual Machines
2 26 (16.99%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.19%) Snort
4 7 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.27%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.31%) KVM
8 1 (0.65%) pfSense
8 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (32.03%) QRadar
2 44 (28.76%) SCCM
3 38 (24.84%) McAfee ePO
4 29 (18.95%) Nexpose
4 29 (18.95%) Nmap
5 26 (16.99%) Core Impact
5 26 (16.99%) CSIRT
6 25 (16.34%) OpenVAS
7 21 (13.73%) WSUS
8 16 (10.46%) PowerBroker
8 16 (10.46%) RSA Security Analytics
9 13 (8.50%) EnCase
10 7 (4.58%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (4.58%) Suricata
11 5 (3.27%) HP Fortify
11 5 (3.27%) WebInspect
12 2 (1.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (1.31%) SCOM
13 1 (0.65%) logstash
13 1 (0.65%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 56 (36.60%) Palo Alto
2 47 (30.72%) Splunk
3 46 (30.07%) CyberArk
4 45 (29.41%) McAfee
4 45 (29.41%) Qualys
4 45 (29.41%) Symantec
5 36 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 31 (20.26%) LogRhythm
7 30 (19.61%) Aveksa
8 28 (18.30%) BeyondTrust
8 28 (18.30%) Oracle
9 26 (16.99%) AlienVault
10 22 (14.38%) Cisco
11 16 (10.46%) ArcSight
11 16 (10.46%) Bomgar
11 16 (10.46%) SolarWinds
12 15 (9.80%) Rapid7
13 12 (7.84%) Radware
14 10 (6.54%) Acunetix
15 8 (5.23%) Sophos