Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 634 651 700
Rank change year-on-year +17 +49 +30
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 79 127 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.00% 1.52% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 69 106 110
London median annual salary £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £51,500 £45,000 £38,700
90th Percentile £112,750 £115,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,133 £50,500
% change year-on-year +15.09% +3.23% -15.83%

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 7,907 8,352 7,483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.77% 13.39% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6,140 6,713 6,293
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £37,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 +26 9 £65,000 +23.81%
West London +15 8 £60,000 +20.00%
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 62 (78.48%) Linux
2 57 (72.15%) Penetration Testing
3 54 (68.35%) Vulnerability Management
4 45 (56.96%) Finance
5 42 (53.16%) Metasploit
6 40 (50.63%) Qualys
7 39 (49.37%) Python
8 38 (48.10%) Nmap
9 37 (46.84%) SIEM
9 37 (46.84%) Cybersecurity
10 36 (45.57%) Kali Linux
11 31 (39.24%) Java
12 29 (36.71%) Information Security
13 28 (35.44%) Security Testing
14 26 (32.91%) C++
15 25 (31.65%) Go
16 23 (29.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 23 (29.11%) CISSP
17 22 (27.85%) SDLC
18 21 (26.58%) Identity Access Management
19 19 (24.05%) Firewall
19 19 (24.05%) Windows
19 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
20 18 (22.78%) SolarWinds
20 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
20 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
20 18 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
20 18 (22.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
20 18 (22.78%) Threat Intelligence
20 18 (22.78%) DevSecOps

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 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) GCP
2 9 (11.39%) AWS
3 8 (10.13%) Azure
4 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.53%) Office 365
6 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) Firewall
2 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.39%) HTTP
3 9 (11.39%) Wireshark
4 7 (8.86%) DHCP
4 7 (8.86%) DNS
4 7 (8.86%) FTP
4 7 (8.86%) HTTPS
4 7 (8.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (8.86%) IPsec
4 7 (8.86%) LAN
4 7 (8.86%) Network Security
4 7 (8.86%) WAN
5 2 (2.53%) Internet
6 1 (1.27%) SAN
6 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (53.16%) Metasploit
2 15 (18.99%) GitLab
2 15 (18.99%) Jenkins
2 15 (18.99%) Snyk
2 15 (18.99%) SonarQube
3 12 (15.19%) Burp Suite
4 2 (2.53%) AppScan
5 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 45 (56.96%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Analyst
2 21 (26.58%) Security Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) SOC Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Security Specialist
6 7 (8.86%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 7 (8.86%) Network Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Network Security Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Penetration Tester
6 7 (8.86%) Security Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Tester
7 6 (7.59%) Head of Finance
7 6 (7.59%) Head of Information
7 6 (7.59%) Head of Information Security
7 6 (7.59%) Head of Security
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Security Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) OAuth
1 15 (18.99%) OpenID
1 15 (18.99%) SAML
2 11 (13.92%) Kafka
2 11 (13.92%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.92%) PKI
3 8 (10.13%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.86%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (8.86%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.80%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.80%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (78.48%) Linux
2 36 (45.57%) Kali Linux
3 19 (24.05%) Windows
4 16 (20.25%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Android
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (72.15%) Penetration Testing
2 54 (68.35%) Vulnerability Management
3 37 (46.84%) Cybersecurity
3 37 (46.84%) SIEM
4 29 (36.71%) Information Security
5 28 (35.44%) Security Testing
6 23 (29.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 22 (27.85%) SDLC
8 21 (26.58%) Identity Access Management
9 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (22.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 18 (22.78%) DevSecOps
10 18 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (22.78%) Threat Intelligence
11 16 (20.25%) Security Operations
12 15 (18.99%) Threat Modelling
13 14 (17.72%) Analytics
14 12 (15.19%) Project Delivery
14 12 (15.19%) Secure Coding
15 11 (13.92%) Antivirus Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) Python
2 31 (39.24%) Java
3 26 (32.91%) C++
4 25 (31.65%) Go
5 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.13%) Perl
6 8 (10.13%) Ruby
7 7 (8.86%) PHP
8 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.06%) SQL
9 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.53%) VB
10 1 (1.27%) C#
10 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) CISSP
2 12 (15.19%) CISA
2 12 (15.19%) CISM
3 11 (13.92%) Degree
3 11 (13.92%) OSCP
3 11 (13.92%) PhD
4 8 (10.13%) CEH
4 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.86%) CCNA
5 7 (8.86%) CCSA
5 7 (8.86%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (5.06%) CREST Certified
7 3 (3.80%) CSSLP
7 3 (3.80%) GIAC
8 2 (2.53%) SANS
9 1 (1.27%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Docker
3 3 (3.80%) Snort
3 3 (3.80%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (48.10%) Nmap
2 15 (18.99%) Kubernetes
2 15 (18.99%) Sysdig
3 12 (15.19%) SCCM
4 11 (13.92%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (8.86%) FortiGate
6 3 (3.80%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (3.80%) Mesos
6 3 (3.80%) Rancher
6 3 (3.80%) RSA Archer
7 2 (2.53%) Nexpose
8 1 (1.27%) HP Fortify
8 1 (1.27%) QRadar
8 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Qualys
2 18 (22.78%) SolarWinds
3 15 (18.99%) LogRhythm
3 15 (18.99%) Splunk
4 14 (17.72%) McAfee
5 11 (13.92%) Aveksa
5 11 (13.92%) Google
5 11 (13.92%) Palo Alto
6 8 (10.13%) VMware
7 7 (8.86%) Aruba
7 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
7 7 (8.86%) F5
7 7 (8.86%) Fortinet
7 7 (8.86%) HP
7 7 (8.86%) Netsparker
7 7 (8.86%) ProCurve
8 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.80%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.53%) IBM
10 2 (2.53%) Rapid7