Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Kali Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kali Linux over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kali Linux
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 537 609
Rank change year-on-year -2 +72 +59
Permanent jobs citing Kali Linux 7 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.023% 0.037% 0.058%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.091% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 20
South East median annual salary £105,000 £46,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +127.03% -26.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £63,500 £31,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £73,625 £78,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £41,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +26.51% -30.83% +60.00%

Kali Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7,677 8,456 11,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.13% 28.28% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,335 7,274 10,045
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.93%

Kali Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Kali Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Kali Linux in the South East

Kali Linux
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kali Linux in the South East.

Salary trend for Kali Linux in the South East

Kali Linux
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kali Linux in the South East over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Kali Linux in the South East

Kali Linux
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kali Linux within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley +9 6 £105,000 +71.43%
Buckinghamshire +9 4 - -
Berkshire -4 2 £105,000 +68.00%
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Kali Linux
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Kali Linux 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 South East region with a requirement for Kali Linux.

1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Cyberattack
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) SIEM
3 4 (57.14%) Burp Suite
3 4 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (57.14%) CISSP
3 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Data Security
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) Metasploit
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013

Kali Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Burp Suite
1 4 (57.14%) Metasploit
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
2 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Cyberattack
2 3 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Data Security
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
1 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Brocade
1 2 (28.57%) CA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) CommVault
1 2 (28.57%) Dell
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) F5
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp
1 2 (28.57%) Qualys
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
1 2 (28.57%) Sophos
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk
1 2 (28.57%) Veeam
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas
1 2 (28.57%) VMware