Period
to 31 May 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > London
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 549 659 713
Rank change year-on-year +110 +54 -32
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 70 109 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.08% 1.31% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 98 103
Median annual salary £80,000 £83,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.48% +52.27% -13.73%
10th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £37,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £115,000 £89,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -6.25%

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 6,493 8,339 7,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.37% 14.30% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,214 6,710 6,498
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £98,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +73 5 £67,500 +12.97% 1
West London +37 3 £55,000 +10.00%
South London - 1 - -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 54 (77.14%) Linux
2 52 (74.29%) Information Security
3 47 (67.14%) Finance
3 47 (67.14%) Python
4 46 (65.71%) Qualys
5 44 (62.86%) CISSP
6 41 (58.57%) Perl
7 35 (50.00%) SQL
7 35 (50.00%) Splunk
8 34 (48.57%) Bash Shell
8 34 (48.57%) SailPoint
8 34 (48.57%) Aveksa
8 34 (48.57%) Sun
8 34 (48.57%) CISA
8 34 (48.57%) CISM
8 34 (48.57%) Asset Management
8 34 (48.57%) CyberArk
9 27 (38.57%) Cybersecurity
10 26 (37.14%) ArcSight
11 23 (32.86%) Windows
12 22 (31.43%) Nmap
12 22 (31.43%) Vulnerability Management
13 21 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (28.57%) Management Information System
15 19 (27.14%) Unix
16 18 (25.71%) Security Testing
16 18 (25.71%) SIEM
17 16 (22.86%) AWS
18 14 (20.00%) Metasploit
18 14 (20.00%) Kali Linux

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 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.86%) AWS
2 11 (15.71%) Office 365
3 7 (10.00%) GCP
4 5 (7.14%) Azure
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
1 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.71%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.29%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.86%) IPsec
4 1 (1.43%) DHCP
4 1 (1.43%) DNS
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) VPN
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.43%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Metasploit
2 5 (7.14%) GitLab
2 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.14%) Snyk
2 5 (7.14%) SonarQube
3 4 (5.71%) Burp Suite
3 4 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 47 (67.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Analyst
1 31 (44.29%) Security Analyst
2 25 (35.71%) Security Engineer
3 22 (31.43%) Information Analyst
3 22 (31.43%) Information Security Analyst
4 20 (28.57%) Information Security Engineer
5 14 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 14 (20.00%) Technical Security Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Security Support Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Security Manager
8 8 (11.43%) Finance Manager
8 8 (11.43%) Financial Analyst
8 8 (11.43%) Information Security Manager
9 7 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
9 7 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
9 7 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
10 6 (8.57%) Information Manager
10 6 (8.57%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) SailPoint
2 5 (7.14%) Kafka
2 5 (7.14%) OAuth
2 5 (7.14%) OpenID
2 5 (7.14%) SAML
3 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.00%) PKI
2 7 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.86%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 2 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (77.14%) Linux
2 23 (32.86%) Windows
3 19 (27.14%) Unix
4 14 (20.00%) Kali Linux
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.43%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (74.29%) Information Security
2 34 (48.57%) Asset Management
3 27 (38.57%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (31.43%) Vulnerability Management
5 21 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (25.71%) Security Testing
6 18 (25.71%) SIEM
7 14 (20.00%) Security Operations
8 11 (15.71%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 11 (15.71%) DevSecOps
8 11 (15.71%) Threat Intelligence
9 10 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 9 (12.86%) Analytics
10 9 (12.86%) SDLC
10 9 (12.86%) Threat Modelling
11 8 (11.43%) Malware Analysis
12 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.00%) Information Management
13 6 (8.57%) OWASP
14 5 (7.14%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) Python
2 41 (58.57%) Perl
3 35 (50.00%) SQL
4 34 (48.57%) Bash Shell
5 12 (17.14%) Go
6 9 (12.86%) Ruby
7 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (10.00%) PHP
8 6 (8.57%) Java
9 5 (7.14%) C++
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (62.86%) CISSP
2 34 (48.57%) CISA
2 34 (48.57%) CISM
3 8 (11.43%) OSCP
4 7 (10.00%) CEH
4 7 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (7.14%) PhD
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (31.43%) Nmap
2 8 (11.43%) CSIRT
3 5 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 5 (7.14%) Sysdig
4 2 (2.86%) Nexpose
4 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (65.71%) Qualys
2 35 (50.00%) Splunk
3 34 (48.57%) Aveksa
3 34 (48.57%) CyberArk
3 34 (48.57%) Sun
4 26 (37.14%) ArcSight
5 8 (11.43%) ServiceNow
6 7 (10.00%) Netsparker
7 5 (7.14%) Google
7 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.86%) Citrix
9 2 (2.86%) Rapid7
10 1 (1.43%) Cisco
10 1 (1.43%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.43%) VMware