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

Tenable Nessus
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 380 396 453
Rank change year-on-year +16 +57  
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 16 52 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.27% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.34% 3.31% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 7
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £30,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £72,500 £63,500
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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1190 1569 1708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 7.94% 8.06% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1313 1340
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £65,000 £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 the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -8 10 £67,500 +50.00% 2
Surrey +48 2 £35,250 -51.37% 2
Kent +26 2 - -
Berkshire +21 1 £75,000 +76.47%
Hampshire +16 1 - - 2
Nessus
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 59 (78.67%) Windows
2 42 (56.00%) Penetration Testing
3 40 (53.33%) Information Security
4 39 (52.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 37 (49.33%) Qualys
6 31 (41.33%) Finance
7 28 (37.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 27 (36.00%) Nmap
9 24 (32.00%) GIAC
9 24 (32.00%) Security Cleared
9 24 (32.00%) Linux
9 24 (32.00%) Java
9 24 (32.00%) C
9 24 (32.00%) C++
10 23 (30.67%) Python
11 22 (29.33%) Telecoms
11 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (29.33%) SIEM
11 22 (29.33%) Security Operations
12 21 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
12 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
13 20 (26.67%) IIS
13 20 (26.67%) PCI DSS
13 20 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
14 19 (25.33%) VMware
14 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
14 19 (25.33%) Risk Management
14 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (25.33%) Vulnerability Management
15 18 (24.00%) Source Code Analysis

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 20 (26.67%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) Network Security
2 13 (17.33%) Firewall
3 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.00%) Broadband
5 3 (4.00%) LTE
5 3 (4.00%) Wireless
6 2 (2.67%) Internet
6 2 (2.67%) LAN
6 2 (2.67%) SAN
6 2 (2.67%) WAN
6 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) InfluxDB
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 31 (41.33%) Finance
2 22 (29.33%) Telecoms
3 11 (14.67%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) French Language
4 1 (1.33%) German Language
4 1 (1.33%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Administrator
2 18 (24.00%) Analyst
3 17 (22.67%) Windows Administrator
4 16 (21.33%) Tester
5 15 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
6 14 (18.67%) Security Analyst
7 10 (13.33%) Senior Tester
8 9 (12.00%) Consultant
8 9 (12.00%) Security Consultant
8 9 (12.00%) Security Tester
8 9 (12.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 8 (10.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 8 (10.67%) Security Penetration Tester
10 7 (9.33%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (9.33%) Senior Security Consultant
11 6 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
12 5 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
12 5 (6.67%) Security Engineer
12 5 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Data Centre
1 14 (18.67%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.67%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (8.00%) PKI
4 6 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.33%) iPad
7 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 59 (78.67%) Windows
2 24 (32.00%) Linux
3 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (17.33%) VxWorks
7 5 (6.67%) Kali Linux
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.33%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.33%) Unix
9 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) Penetration Testing
2 40 (53.33%) Information Security
3 39 (52.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 28 (37.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 22 (29.33%) Security Operations
5 22 (29.33%) SIEM
6 21 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
8 19 (25.33%) Risk Management
8 19 (25.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 18 (24.00%) Source Code Analysis
10 17 (22.67%) GAP Analysis
11 15 (20.00%) ITIL
12 14 (18.67%) Change Management
12 14 (18.67%) Information Assurance
12 14 (18.67%) Server Hardening
12 14 (18.67%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (17.33%) B2B
13 13 (17.33%) Line Management
13 13 (17.33%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) C
1 24 (32.00%) C++
1 24 (32.00%) Java
2 23 (30.67%) Python
3 12 (16.00%) Perl
4 11 (14.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.67%) SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) GIAC
1 24 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.00%) MCSE
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (22.67%) MCSA
4 16 (21.33%) CEH
4 16 (21.33%) GCIH
5 14 (18.67%) DV Cleared
6 12 (16.00%) OSCP
7 10 (13.33%) CISSP
8 9 (12.00%) CISA
9 6 (8.00%) GPEN
10 5 (6.67%) CISM
10 5 (6.67%) Degree
10 5 (6.67%) IISP
11 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
12 3 (4.00%) CREST Certified
12 3 (4.00%) GSEC
13 2 (2.67%) MCP
14 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) GPG13
2 1 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (36.00%) Nmap
2 17 (22.67%) WSUS
3 11 (14.67%) OpenVAS
4 8 (10.67%) SCCM
5 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.33%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) Qualys
2 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.33%) VMware
3 13 (17.33%) TOWER Software
4 8 (10.67%) Coverity
4 8 (10.67%) Splunk
5 6 (8.00%) ArcSight
6 3 (4.00%) Cisco
6 3 (4.00%) F5
6 3 (4.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.67%) Citrix
7 2 (2.67%) NetApp
7 2 (2.67%) Progress
7 2 (2.67%) Rapid7
7 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.33%) Lotus
8 1 (1.33%) Novell
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle
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