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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 355 455
Rank change year-on-year -17 +100  
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 24 87 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.47% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.89% 5.45% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 17
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +32.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,250 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £72,500 £59,350
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.90% +37.50%  

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 1269 1597 1758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.77% 8.64% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1277 1360
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -18 15 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Berkshire +8 5 £58,000 +0.86%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £56,250 -
Surrey +29 1 £37,500 -34.78%
Kent +9 1 £42,500 -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (62.50%) Information Security
3 24 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (55.00%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (52.50%) Finance
5 21 (52.50%) OSCP
5 21 (52.50%) Metasploit
6 20 (50.00%) Degree
6 20 (50.00%) OWASP
6 20 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 20 (50.00%) CEH
7 18 (45.00%) Nmap
7 18 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (42.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 17 (42.50%) Windows
9 16 (40.00%) Web Services
9 16 (40.00%) Social Engineering
9 16 (40.00%) Mobile App
9 16 (40.00%) CREST Certified
10 15 (37.50%) Cyber Scheme
10 15 (37.50%) CHECK Team Member
10 15 (37.50%) SaaS
10 15 (37.50%) Computer Science
10 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
10 15 (37.50%) Network Security
10 15 (37.50%) CISSP
11 14 (35.00%) Security Testing
12 13 (32.50%) C
12 13 (32.50%) C++
12 13 (32.50%) Java

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 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) Network Security
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (12.50%) DMVPN
3 5 (12.50%) FWSM
3 5 (12.50%) IPsec
3 5 (12.50%) SSL
3 5 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (7.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Metasploit
2 6 (15.00%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.50%) Digital Economy
3 5 (12.50%) Legal
4 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.00%) Automotive
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Consultant
1 22 (55.00%) Security Consultant
2 17 (42.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 8 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
4 8 (20.00%) Tester
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Tester
5 5 (12.50%) SIEM Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Splunk Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Test Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 15 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 13 (32.50%) Driving Licence
4 6 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (7.50%) Life Science
8 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) VxWorks
4 4 (10.00%) Kali Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Information Security
2 24 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (55.00%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (50.00%) OWASP
5 17 (42.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 16 (40.00%) Social Engineering
7 14 (35.00%) Security Testing
8 10 (25.00%) Source Code Analysis
9 6 (15.00%) ITIL
9 6 (15.00%) SIEM
10 5 (12.50%) Presales
10 5 (12.50%) Project Planning
10 5 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 5 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
10 5 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) C
1 13 (32.50%) C++
1 13 (32.50%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) Python
3 7 (17.50%) Perl
4 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (52.50%) OSCP
3 20 (50.00%) CEH
3 20 (50.00%) Degree
4 16 (40.00%) CREST Certified
5 15 (37.50%) CHECK Team Member
5 15 (37.50%) CISSP
5 15 (37.50%) Cyber Scheme
5 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 13 (32.50%) Tigerscheme
7 9 (22.50%) CLAS
8 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
9 6 (15.00%) CISM
10 5 (12.50%) GIAC
11 4 (10.00%) GPEN
12 3 (7.50%) DBS Check
13 2 (5.00%) CHECK Team Leader
13 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 1 (2.50%) CISA
14 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (32.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 13 (32.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.50%) GPG13
4 1 (2.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) XenApp
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (45.00%) Nmap
2 5 (12.50%) Defensics
2 5 (12.50%) OpenVAS
3 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.50%) Kibana
4 1 (2.50%) logstash
4 1 (2.50%) QRadar
4 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Qualys
2 11 (27.50%) Codenomicon
3 9 (22.50%) Splunk
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) Coverity
4 5 (12.50%) NetWitness
5 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix
6 3 (7.50%) NetApp
6 3 (7.50%) Rapid7
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) Progress
8 1 (2.50%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
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