Period
to 17 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 489 482 519
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37 -75
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 33 62 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.15% 2.38% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 25
South East median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +33.33% -21.74%
10th Percentile £41,875 £40,950 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,500 £58,450
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%

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 2,868 2,602 2,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.93% 8.73% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,256 2,027 2,013
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,000 £70,200
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 +27 11 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Sussex +5 11 £85,000 +21.43%
Surrey +35 9 £59,000 -5.60% 3
Berkshire +5 6 £48,250 -12.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hampshire +1 2 £56,250 +8.96% 2
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 22 (66.67%) CISSP
2 21 (63.64%) Qualys
3 19 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (57.58%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (48.48%) Splunk
4 16 (48.48%) Degree
4 16 (48.48%) CISM
4 16 (48.48%) Information Security
5 15 (45.45%) ArcSight
6 14 (42.42%) PCI DSS
6 14 (42.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 13 (39.39%) Cisco
7 13 (39.39%) Windows
8 12 (36.36%) Data Protection
8 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
8 12 (36.36%) GDPR
9 11 (33.33%) NIST
9 11 (33.33%) SANS
9 11 (33.33%) SIEM
9 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (33.33%) ITIL
9 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 11 (33.33%) McAfee
9 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
10 10 (30.30%) Quality Management
10 10 (30.30%) CISA
10 10 (30.30%) IBM
10 10 (30.30%) ISO 9001
10 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2

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 10 (30.30%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (24.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) G Suite
3 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (9.09%) Skype
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) NFC
4 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
1 8 (24.24%) SonarQube
2 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.12%) Metasploit
4 3 (9.09%) Burp Suite
5 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (21.21%) Back Office
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
1 9 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Payments Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Security Architect
3 6 (18.18%) CISSP Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (6.06%) SOC Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 10 (30.30%) Driving Licence
2 10 (30.30%) Public Cloud
3 5 (15.15%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (15.15%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 9 (27.27%) Linux
4 7 (21.21%) Solaris
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (48.48%) Information Security
3 14 (42.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 12 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 11 (33.33%) SIEM
6 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
6 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
6 10 (30.30%) Mathematics
6 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
6 10 (30.30%) Quality Management
6 10 (30.30%) TOGAF
6 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
7 9 (27.27%) Security Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Data Privacy
8 8 (24.24%) Security Management
9 7 (21.21%) DevOps
9 7 (21.21%) Fuzz Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
9 7 (21.21%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C#
1 7 (21.21%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) CISSP
2 16 (48.48%) CISM
2 16 (48.48%) Degree
3 11 (33.33%) SANS
4 10 (30.30%) CISA
4 10 (30.30%) CREST Certified
4 10 (30.30%) IISP
5 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (24.24%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 7 (21.21%) CCSP
7 7 (21.21%) CLAS
8 6 (18.18%) GIAC
9 5 (15.15%) CEH
9 5 (15.15%) CISMP
10 3 (9.09%) SSCP
11 2 (6.06%) GPEN
11 2 (6.06%) GWAPT
11 2 (6.06%) OSCE
11 2 (6.06%) OSCP
12 1 (3.03%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (42.42%) PCI DSS
3 12 (36.36%) GDPR
4 11 (33.33%) NIST
5 10 (30.30%) ISO 9001
6 7 (21.21%) ISAE 3402
6 7 (21.21%) ISO 22301
6 7 (21.21%) ISO 31000
6 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 7 (21.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (15.15%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) ISA Server
2 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) IBM Guardium
2 7 (21.21%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 6 (18.18%) QRadar
4 5 (15.15%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 5 (15.15%) CSIRT
4 5 (15.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (15.15%) SCCM
4 5 (15.15%) SCVMM
5 4 (12.12%) Nmap
6 3 (9.09%) OSSEC
6 3 (9.09%) SCOM
6 3 (9.09%) SCSM
7 1 (3.03%) Ansible
7 1 (3.03%) Core Impact
7 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (3.03%) OpenVAS
7 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Qualys
2 16 (48.48%) Splunk
3 15 (45.45%) ArcSight
4 13 (39.39%) Cisco
5 11 (33.33%) McAfee
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (30.30%) Barracuda Networks
6 10 (30.30%) Centrify
6 10 (30.30%) IBM
6 10 (30.30%) Tripwire
7 8 (24.24%) Google
8 7 (21.21%) Imperva
8 7 (21.21%) Okta
8 7 (21.21%) Oracle
8 7 (21.21%) Trend Micro
9 6 (18.18%) LogRhythm
9 6 (18.18%) VMware
10 5 (15.15%) Meraki
10 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
10 5 (15.15%) Symantec