The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 119 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.39% 0.57% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.87% 4.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Median salary £58,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.86% -  
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.90% +37.50%  

Nessus is in the systems management 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 systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 174 241 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 13.41% 13.65% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 140 197 194
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Nessus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in Reading

Nessus
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Nessus in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) Qualys
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Splunk
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) FWSM
2 5 (83.33%) DMVPN
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) Nmap
2 5 (83.33%) Threat Modelling

Nessus
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 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (83.33%) DMVPN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) FWSM
1 5 (83.33%) IPsec
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Digital Economy
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Security Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Security Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Splunk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Presales
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (16.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) NetWitness
1 5 (83.33%) Qualys
1 5 (83.33%) Splunk