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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 131 150
Rank change year-on-year +26 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.080% 0.41% 0.041%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 3.98% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £75,000 £42,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.47% +77.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% -4.54%  

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 157 201 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.61% 10.28% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 118 181 143
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 28 March 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 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Nmap
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Core Impact
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) KNOPPIX
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) KNOPPIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Core Impact
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Novell
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle