Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 524 360 552
Rank change year-on-year -164 +192 +82
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 28 239 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.092% 0.68% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.20% 7.69% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 168 58
South East median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% +32.18% +2.35%
10th Percentile £41,000 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £87,500 £64,125
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% +11.11%

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 2334 3108 3381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.68% 8.83% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 2521 2713
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £29,300
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Nessus in the South East

Nessus
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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 -117 22 £58,000 +0.87%
Berkshire -39 11 £58,000 +0.87%
Oxfordshire -76 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey - 3 £57,500 -
Kent +13 1 £55,000 -38.89%
Hampshire -18 1 £45,000 -26.53%
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 21 (75.00%) Information Security
2 18 (64.29%) Nmap
2 18 (64.29%) Degree
3 17 (60.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (57.14%) Finance
5 15 (53.57%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (50.00%) Linux
6 14 (50.00%) CISSP
7 13 (46.43%) Qualys
7 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
7 13 (46.43%) Splunk
7 13 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
8 12 (42.86%) Cisco
9 11 (39.29%) VPN
9 11 (39.29%) Metasploit
9 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (39.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (39.29%) Risk Management
9 11 (39.29%) Threat Modelling
10 10 (35.71%) SIEM
10 10 (35.71%) ITIL
10 10 (35.71%) CISM
10 10 (35.71%) Firewall
11 9 (32.14%) IPsec
11 9 (32.14%) Legal
11 9 (32.14%) SSL
11 9 (32.14%) Windows
11 9 (32.14%) Security Architecture
11 9 (32.14%) Use Case

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 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (39.29%) VPN
2 10 (35.71%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (32.14%) DMVPN
3 9 (32.14%) FWSM
3 9 (32.14%) IPsec
3 9 (32.14%) Network Security
3 9 (32.14%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) Broadband
5 2 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.14%) SAN
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Metasploit
2 3 (10.71%) IDA Disassembler
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Digital Economy
2 9 (32.14%) Legal
3 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 3 (10.71%) Automotive
4 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Consultant
1 14 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Senior Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) Senior Security Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) SIEM Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) Splunk Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Research Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Security Researcher
6 3 (10.71%) Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Researcher
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
4 3 (10.71%) Life Science
4 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Kali Linux
3 3 (10.71%) VxWorks
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
4 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Information Security
2 15 (53.57%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (39.29%) Risk Management
4 11 (39.29%) Threat Modelling
4 11 (39.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (35.71%) ITIL
5 10 (35.71%) SIEM
6 9 (32.14%) Presales
6 9 (32.14%) Project Planning
6 9 (32.14%) Regulatory Compliance
6 9 (32.14%) Security Architecture
6 9 (32.14%) Use Case
7 8 (28.57%) OWASP
7 8 (28.57%) Social Engineering
8 5 (17.86%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (17.86%) Security Operations
8 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Logistics
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C
1 6 (21.43%) C++
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) Ruby
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 14 (50.00%) CISSP
3 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) CISM
5 8 (28.57%) CEH
5 8 (28.57%) CHECK Team Member
5 8 (28.57%) CREST Certified
5 8 (28.57%) Cyber Scheme
5 8 (28.57%) OSCP
5 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) Tigerscheme
7 3 (10.71%) CHECK Team Leader
7 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (10.71%) DBS Check
7 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
8 2 (7.14%) CLAS
9 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
9 1 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (3.57%) IISP
9 1 (3.57%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
3 8 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (10.71%) GDPR
6 1 (3.57%) IASME
6 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (64.29%) Nmap
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Qualys
1 13 (46.43%) Splunk
2 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) NetWitness
4 3 (10.71%) Codenomicon
4 3 (10.71%) McAfee
5 2 (7.14%) Brocade
5 2 (7.14%) CA
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) CommVault
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) FireEye
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.14%) Sophos
5 2 (7.14%) Veritas
5 2 (7.14%) VMware