The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Metasploit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Metasploit over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid7 Metasploit
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 111 115
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.35% 0.76% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.75% 3.24% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £67,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.20% -9.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +18.27%  

Metasploit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 286 339 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 20.18% 23.41% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 265 291 199
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Metasploit
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Metasploit as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Metasploit in Oxfordshire

Metasploit
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Metasploit in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Metasploit in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Metasploit 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 14 (100.00%) C
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Nmap
1 14 (100.00%) Nessus
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (92.86%) Source Code Analysis
2 13 (92.86%) DV Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) Ethical Hacking
2 13 (92.86%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (92.86%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) VxWorks
3 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
4 9 (64.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (50.00%) Secure Coding
6 7 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) Broadband
8 3 (21.43%) LTE
8 3 (21.43%) Static Code Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Open Source
9 2 (14.29%) CEH
9 2 (14.29%) OWASP
9 2 (14.29%) OSCP
9 2 (14.29%) Perl
10 1 (7.14%) Web Services

Metasploit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Broadband
1 3 (21.43%) LTE
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Security Tester
3 5 (35.71%) Tester
4 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (28.57%) Security Penetration Tester
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Tester
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) VxWorks
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (92.86%) Ethical Hacking
2 13 (92.86%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (92.86%) Source Code Analysis
3 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Secure Coding
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) OWASP
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) Logistics
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) OSCP
4 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber Scheme
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) GIAC
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) Nessus
1 14 (100.00%) Nmap
2 1 (7.14%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Coverity
1 1 (7.14%) Qualys
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