Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 333 347
Rank change year-on-year +25 +14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 22 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.21% 0.16% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.76% 2.09% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 7
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.50% -21.57%
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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 798 812 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.77% 7.46% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 650 615 596
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,750 £68,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in the South West

Nessus
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Nessus in the South West

Nessus
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Nessus in the South West

Nessus
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cornwall - 10 £55,000 -
Bristol -16 8 £45,000 -21.74%
Gloucestershire +29 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 22 (100.00%) Unix
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) Python
2 18 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (77.27%) SIEM
4 15 (68.18%) Java
5 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 12 (54.55%) Cisco
5 12 (54.55%) Splunk
6 11 (50.00%) DHCP
6 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (50.00%) DNS
7 10 (45.45%) CISSP
7 10 (45.45%) RHCE
7 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 10 (45.45%) CISM
7 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
7 10 (45.45%) Acunetix
7 10 (45.45%) Rapid7
7 10 (45.45%) LogRhythm
7 10 (45.45%) RHCSA
7 10 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (45.45%) RHCA
7 10 (45.45%) Snort
7 10 (45.45%) AlienVault
8 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
8 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
9 8 (36.36%) Puppet
9 8 (36.36%) McAfee
9 8 (36.36%) Palo Alto

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) DHCP
1 11 (50.00%) DNS
1 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) BGP
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) FTP
2 4 (18.18%) HSRP
2 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
2 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (18.18%) OSPF
2 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
2 4 (18.18%) Telnet
2 4 (18.18%) VLAN
2 4 (18.18%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) Wireshark
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Military
3 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 10 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (77.27%) SIEM
3 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
4 6 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (27.27%) Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (18.18%) Data Encryption
5 4 (18.18%) Data Security
5 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Measurement
5 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISM
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
1 10 (45.45%) RHCA
1 10 (45.45%) RHCE
1 10 (45.45%) RHCSA
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Snort
2 7 (31.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
1 12 (54.55%) Splunk
2 10 (45.45%) Acunetix
2 10 (45.45%) AlienVault
2 10 (45.45%) LogRhythm
2 10 (45.45%) Rapid7
3 8 (36.36%) McAfee
3 8 (36.36%) Palo Alto
4 7 (31.82%) NetScout
4 7 (31.82%) NetWitness
4 7 (31.82%) Sourcefire
5 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 4 (18.18%) Dell
5 4 (18.18%) Xerox
6 2 (9.09%) ArcSight