Period
to 17 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 6 months to 17 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 405 375 477
Rank change year-on-year -30 +102 +24
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 7 17 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.047% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 1.06% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 38
10th Percentile £36,150 " £38,750
25th Percentile £37,875 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £46,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - -7.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £55,875 £66,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £58,050 " £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -16.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Nessus is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,161 1,606 2,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.38% 10.86% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,541 1,240 2,349
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £44,000 £40,284 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Nessus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in the South East

Nessus
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Nessus in the South East.

Salary trend for Nessus in the South East

Nessus
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 Nessus within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 June 2021. 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
Surrey -19 4 - -
Hampshire -31 3 £46,500 -2.11% 1
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2021, IT jobs citing Nessus 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 Nessus.

1 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (57.14%) OpenID
2 4 (57.14%) OAuth
2 4 (57.14%) Metasploit
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) Nmap
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) Qualys
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) SAML
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) GitLab
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) API Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Kali Linux
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack

Nessus
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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EKS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (57.14%) Serverless
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon GuardDuty
3 2 (28.57%) Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) SSH
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) GitLab
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevSecOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Defence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (57.14%) OAuth
1 4 (57.14%) OpenID
1 4 (57.14%) SAML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (57.14%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (28.57%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Kali Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) API Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) DevSecOps
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Advanced Persistent Threat
2 2 (28.57%) Boundary Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) GCIH
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) NCSC
1 2 (28.57%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nmap
1 4 (57.14%) Terraform
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp OnCommand
3 1 (14.29%) ServerView Suite
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Qualys
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) Rapid7
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Centrify
4 1 (14.29%) ForeScout
4 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
4 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp