Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 651 674 715
Rank change year-on-year +23 +41 +93
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 122 159 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.48% 2.20% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 104 118 106
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -11.54% +18.18%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £85,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -8.33% +9.09%

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 8,264 7,241 7,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.29% 10.36% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,620 6,081 6,160
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +3 11 £58,750 +30.56% 1
West London +26 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East London +15 1 £56,000 +1.82% 2
North London - 1 £85,000 -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 70 (57.38%) SIEM
2 69 (56.56%) Splunk
3 68 (55.74%) Cybersecurity
4 64 (52.46%) Qualys
5 63 (51.64%) Information Security
6 57 (46.72%) Cisco
7 50 (40.98%) Firewall
8 48 (39.34%) Penetration Testing
9 44 (36.07%) McAfee
10 41 (33.61%) Palo Alto
11 38 (31.15%) LogRhythm
11 38 (31.15%) Finance
11 38 (31.15%) Vulnerability Management
12 37 (30.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 36 (29.51%) CISSP
13 36 (29.51%) CheckPoint
14 34 (27.87%) Windows
15 32 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
15 32 (26.23%) Symantec
15 32 (26.23%) BGP
15 32 (26.23%) FireEye
16 30 (24.59%) Patch Management
16 30 (24.59%) IPsec
16 30 (24.59%) McAfee ePO
16 30 (24.59%) CEH
16 30 (24.59%) Network Security
17 29 (23.77%) Banking
17 29 (23.77%) Retail
17 29 (23.77%) GIAC
18 28 (22.95%) SCCM

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 5 (4.10%) Confluence
2 2 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (9.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 11 (9.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.28%) Office 365
5 3 (2.46%) SaaS
5 3 (2.46%) Slack
6 2 (1.64%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.64%) OpenDNS
7 1 (0.82%) IaaS
7 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (40.98%) Firewall
2 32 (26.23%) BGP
3 30 (24.59%) IPsec
3 30 (24.59%) Network Security
4 21 (17.21%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (17.21%) EIGRP
5 19 (15.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (13.11%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (10.66%) OSPF
8 12 (9.84%) VoIP
9 11 (9.02%) Broadband
9 11 (9.02%) DMVPN
9 11 (9.02%) Ethernet
9 11 (9.02%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (9.02%) MPLS
9 11 (9.02%) SNMP
9 11 (9.02%) SSH
9 11 (9.02%) TCP/IP
9 11 (9.02%) Wireshark
9 11 (9.02%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Metasploit
2 16 (13.11%) JIRA
3 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.92%) Burp Suite
5 4 (3.28%) AppScan
5 4 (3.28%) MSI
6 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.46%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.46%) JMeter
6 3 (2.46%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.64%) Paros
8 1 (0.82%) WebScarab
General
1 38 (31.15%) Finance
2 29 (23.77%) Banking
2 29 (23.77%) Retail
3 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.10%) Law
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (39.34%) Security Engineer
2 22 (18.03%) Analyst
3 21 (17.21%) Security Analyst
4 20 (16.39%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 19 (15.57%) Head of Finance
5 19 (15.57%) Head of Information
5 19 (15.57%) Head of Information Security
5 19 (15.57%) Head of Security
6 18 (14.75%) Operations Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Consultant
7 11 (9.02%) Security Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Information Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Network Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Network Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) Network Security Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) Operations Manager
8 8 (6.56%) SIEM Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) Malware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.03%) SailPoint
2 11 (9.02%) Web Services
3 10 (8.20%) .NET
4 6 (4.92%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (4.10%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.82%) CGI
6 1 (0.82%) HTML
6 1 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Data Centre
2 17 (13.93%) PKI
3 15 (12.30%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.10%) BYOD
7 4 (3.28%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.64%) Fintech
9 2 (1.64%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.87%) Windows
2 23 (18.85%) Linux
3 22 (18.03%) Kali Linux
4 14 (11.48%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.74%) Unix
6 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.28%) VMS
7 4 (3.28%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.82%) Android
8 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (57.38%) SIEM
2 68 (55.74%) Cybersecurity
3 63 (51.64%) Information Security
4 48 (39.34%) Penetration Testing
5 38 (31.15%) Vulnerability Management
6 37 (30.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 30 (24.59%) Patch Management
8 28 (22.95%) Identity Access Management
9 25 (20.49%) Line Management
10 23 (18.85%) Security Operations
11 22 (18.03%) ITIL
11 22 (18.03%) OWASP
11 22 (18.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 20 (16.39%) DevOps
13 19 (15.57%) Performance Management
14 16 (13.11%) Malware Analysis
15 14 (11.48%) Ethical Hacking
15 14 (11.48%) Risk Management
16 13 (10.66%) Change Management
16 13 (10.66%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.85%) PowerShell
2 22 (18.03%) SQL
3 19 (15.57%) Python
4 10 (8.20%) C#
4 10 (8.20%) C++
5 9 (7.38%) C
5 9 (7.38%) VB
6 4 (3.28%) VBScript
7 2 (1.64%) Java
7 2 (1.64%) Perl
7 2 (1.64%) Ruby
7 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.82%) Go
8 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (29.51%) CISSP
2 32 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (24.59%) CEH
4 29 (23.77%) GIAC
5 25 (20.49%) CCNA
6 24 (19.67%) CISA
7 23 (18.85%) CISM
8 22 (18.03%) CCNP
9 19 (15.57%) CCIE
9 19 (15.57%) Degree
9 19 (15.57%) GISF
10 14 (11.48%) SANS
11 8 (6.56%) GCIH
12 5 (4.10%) OSCE
12 5 (4.10%) OSCP
13 4 (3.28%) CCSP
13 4 (3.28%) CHFI
13 4 (3.28%) MCSA
13 4 (3.28%) MCSE
13 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (13.11%) GDPR
3 13 (10.66%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (2.46%) SLA
5 3 (2.46%) WCAG
6 1 (0.82%) COBIT
6 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (19.67%) Snort
2 11 (9.02%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.74%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.92%) Docker
5 5 (4.10%) KVM
5 5 (4.10%) ProxySG
6 4 (3.28%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.64%) Squid
Systems Management
1 30 (24.59%) McAfee ePO
2 28 (22.95%) SCCM
3 24 (19.67%) QRadar
4 14 (11.48%) Nexpose
5 12 (9.84%) Nagios
6 11 (9.02%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (9.02%) Cisco Prime
6 11 (9.02%) EnCase
6 11 (9.02%) Nmap
6 11 (9.02%) OpenVAS
6 11 (9.02%) Suricata
7 9 (7.38%) FTK
7 9 (7.38%) SCOM
8 8 (6.56%) Kubernetes
8 8 (6.56%) Terraform
9 6 (4.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (4.92%) Puppet
10 3 (2.46%) CSIRT
10 3 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 69 (56.56%) Splunk
2 64 (52.46%) Qualys
3 57 (46.72%) Cisco
4 44 (36.07%) McAfee
5 41 (33.61%) Palo Alto
6 38 (31.15%) LogRhythm
7 36 (29.51%) CheckPoint
8 32 (26.23%) FireEye
8 32 (26.23%) Symantec
9 26 (21.31%) Juniper
10 25 (20.49%) Blue Coat
10 25 (20.49%) CyberArk
11 20 (16.39%) ArcSight
11 20 (16.39%) Aveksa
11 20 (16.39%) Rapid7
12 16 (13.11%) Fortinet
12 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
13 12 (9.84%) Google
14 11 (9.02%) CA
14 11 (9.02%) IBM