Period
to 17 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 745 678 741
Rank change year-on-year -67 +63 +105
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 77 181 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.92% 2.34% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 71 167 142
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £122,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +27.78%

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 8,359 7,743 8,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.00% 10.49% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6,864 6,349 7,111
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,772 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

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 August 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 August 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 -38 15 £74,500 +33.04% 1
West London +29 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 50 (64.94%) Qualys
2 46 (59.74%) Vulnerability Management
3 45 (58.44%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (50.65%) Information Security
5 37 (48.05%) McAfee
6 34 (44.16%) Finance
7 33 (42.86%) CISSP
7 33 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (35.06%) Patch Management
9 25 (32.47%) Splunk
10 24 (31.17%) PCI DSS
11 23 (29.87%) Linux
12 22 (28.57%) Firewall
13 21 (27.27%) Configuration Management
13 21 (27.27%) Fintech
13 21 (27.27%) Creative Thinking
13 21 (27.27%) Strategic Thinking
13 21 (27.27%) Foundstone
14 20 (25.97%) SIEM
15 17 (22.08%) Degree
15 17 (22.08%) CISA
15 17 (22.08%) GIAC
16 16 (20.78%) CEH
16 16 (20.78%) Security Monitoring
17 15 (19.48%) Identity Access Management
17 15 (19.48%) McAfee ePO
17 15 (19.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 14 (18.18%) Windows
19 13 (16.88%) Management Information System
20 12 (15.58%) Risk Management

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 (3.90%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.09%) IaaS
2 7 (9.09%) PaaS
2 7 (9.09%) SaaS
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) Firewall
2 10 (12.99%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (7.79%) Network Security
4 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.90%) VPN
6 2 (2.60%) BGP
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.60%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.60%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) OSPF
6 2 (2.60%) WAN
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.30%) DHCP
7 1 (1.30%) DKIM
7 1 (1.30%) DMARC
7 1 (1.30%) DNS
7 1 (1.30%) HTTP
7 1 (1.30%) IPsec
7 1 (1.30%) SMTP
7 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Metasploit
2 5 (6.49%) AppScan
3 3 (3.90%) JIRA
4 2 (2.60%) Burp Suite
4 2 (2.60%) Paros
4 2 (2.60%) sqlmap
General
1 34 (44.16%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Analyst
2 20 (25.97%) Security Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 16 (20.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 16 (20.78%) Security Specialist
4 15 (19.48%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Security Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) CyberArk Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Information Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) IT Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) IT Security Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Security Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) CISSP Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) Ajax
1 1 (1.30%) Django
1 1 (1.30%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.30%) JSON
1 1 (1.30%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.30%) REST
1 1 (1.30%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.30%) SOAP
1 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (27.27%) Fintech
3 13 (16.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.60%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.30%) BYOD
7 1 (1.30%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.30%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Windows
3 9 (11.69%) Kali Linux
4 3 (3.90%) Unix
4 3 (3.90%) VMS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Vulnerability Management
2 45 (58.44%) Cybersecurity
3 39 (50.65%) Information Security
4 27 (35.06%) Patch Management
5 21 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 21 (27.27%) Creative Thinking
5 21 (27.27%) Strategic Thinking
6 20 (25.97%) SIEM
7 16 (20.78%) Security Monitoring
8 15 (19.48%) Identity Access Management
8 15 (19.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (15.58%) Risk Management
10 11 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
11 9 (11.69%) Privileged Access Management
12 8 (10.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (9.09%) Security Operations
14 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 4 (5.19%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.90%) C
2 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.90%) Python
3 2 (2.60%) SQL
4 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (42.86%) CISSP
2 17 (22.08%) CISA
2 17 (22.08%) Degree
2 17 (22.08%) GIAC
3 16 (20.78%) CEH
4 9 (11.69%) OSCP
5 8 (10.39%) CISM
6 6 (7.79%) GCIH
7 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.49%) OSCE
8 4 (5.19%) CHFI
9 3 (3.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (3.90%) CCSP
9 3 (3.90%) ECIH
9 3 (3.90%) GCIA
10 2 (2.60%) CCNA
10 2 (2.60%) CCNP
10 2 (2.60%) GSEC
11 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (31.17%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.60%) COBIT
3 2 (2.60%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.60%) GDPR
4 1 (1.30%) FINRA
4 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Snort
1 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.30%) KVM
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (14.29%) Nmap
3 9 (11.69%) QRadar
4 5 (6.49%) Nexpose
4 5 (6.49%) OpenVAS
5 3 (3.90%) CSIRT
5 3 (3.90%) HP Fortify
6 2 (2.60%) EnCase
6 2 (2.60%) Suricata
7 1 (1.30%) Core Impact
7 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.30%) RSA enVision
7 1 (1.30%) SCCM
7 1 (1.30%) SCOM
7 1 (1.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 50 (64.94%) Qualys
2 37 (48.05%) McAfee
3 25 (32.47%) Splunk
4 21 (27.27%) Foundstone
5 11 (14.29%) CyberArk
6 9 (11.69%) Aveksa
7 7 (9.09%) ArcSight
8 6 (7.79%) AlienVault
8 6 (7.79%) Cisco
9 5 (6.49%) LogRhythm
10 4 (5.19%) IBM
11 3 (3.90%) BeyondTrust
11 3 (3.90%) HP
11 3 (3.90%) Oracle
11 3 (3.90%) Rapid7
12 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.60%) Sophos
12 2 (2.60%) Symantec
13 1 (1.30%) Citrix
13 1 (1.30%) Juniper