The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid7 Metasploit
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 123 -
Permanent jobs citing Metasploit 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.50% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Reading median annual salary - £57,500 -
Berkshire median annual salary - £57,500 -

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 223 254 273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.25% 14.20% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 555 577 544
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,250 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

Metasploit
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Metasploit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Metasploit in Reading

Metasploit
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Metasploit in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Metasploit.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux

Metasploit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap