Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Nexpose skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nexpose over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid7 Nexpose
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1100 1164 1215
Rank change year-on-year +64 +51 +95
Permanent jobs citing Nexpose 40 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.019% 0.015%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 24
UK median annual salary £60,000 £80,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +18.52% +80.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £60,900 £42,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 - £50,000

Nexpose is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,775 16,120 17,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.91% 8.93% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14,034 13,235 13,798
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,957 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,039 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% - +5.88%

Nexpose
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Nexpose as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Nexpose in the UK

Nexpose
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Nexpose in the UK

Nexpose
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nexpose over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Nexpose in the UK

Nexpose
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nexpose within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
England +49 37 £58,750 -26.56% 4
UK excluding London - 24 £60,000 - 3
South East - 18 £60,000 - 1
London +30 16 £45,000 -43.75% 3
North of England - 2 £53,750 -
Wales - 2 £60,000 -
Scotland - 1 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £72,500 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Nexpose 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 with a requirement for Nexpose.

1 35 (87.50%) Nessus
2 25 (62.50%) Splunk
3 24 (60.00%) Qualys
4 23 (57.50%) ArcSight
5 22 (55.00%) CyberArk
5 22 (55.00%) LogRhythm
5 22 (55.00%) Information Security
6 21 (52.50%) CISSP
6 21 (52.50%) QRadar
7 20 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (47.50%) Bomgar
9 18 (45.00%) OpenVAS
10 17 (42.50%) AlienVault
11 16 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (40.00%) Metasploit
12 15 (37.50%) ITIL
13 14 (35.00%) Python
13 14 (35.00%) C++
13 14 (35.00%) Finance
13 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
13 14 (35.00%) CEH
13 14 (35.00%) SIEM
13 14 (35.00%) Core Impact
13 14 (35.00%) Privileged Access Management
14 13 (32.50%) Security Monitoring
14 13 (32.50%) COBIT
14 13 (32.50%) PCI DSS
14 13 (32.50%) Firewall
14 13 (32.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Nexpose
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) SaaS
4 2 (5.00%) Mimecast
4 2 (5.00%) Office 365
4 2 (5.00%) OpenDNS
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 7 (17.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (10.00%) Network Security
5 3 (7.50%) BGP
5 3 (7.50%) EIGRP
5 3 (7.50%) OSPF
6 2 (5.00%) LAN
6 2 (5.00%) WAN
6 2 (5.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (5.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) WebScarab
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Electronics
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Analyst
1 26 (65.00%) Security Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Information Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Information Analyst
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Malware Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) SIEM Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior
7 3 (7.50%) CISSP Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Product Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) SIEM Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Security Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Principal Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) SailPoint
2 7 (17.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) OAuth
3 1 (2.50%) OAuth2
3 1 (2.50%) OpenID
3 1 (2.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Kali Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Information Security
2 20 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (37.50%) ITIL
4 14 (35.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 14 (35.00%) SIEM
5 13 (32.50%) Security Monitoring
6 12 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (22.50%) Security Operations
9 8 (20.00%) Analytics
10 7 (17.50%) Case Management
10 7 (17.50%) Data Loss Prevention
10 7 (17.50%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (17.50%) Identity Management
10 7 (17.50%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (17.50%) OWASP
10 7 (17.50%) Patch Management
11 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C++
1 14 (35.00%) Python
2 12 (30.00%) C
3 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) C#
5 7 (17.50%) VB
6 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 5 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) CISSP
2 14 (35.00%) CEH
3 12 (30.00%) GIAC
4 11 (27.50%) CISA
4 11 (27.50%) CISM
5 10 (25.00%) SANS
6 9 (22.50%) OSCP
7 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.50%) GSEC
9 2 (5.00%) Degree
9 2 (5.00%) GCIA
9 2 (5.00%) GCIH
9 2 (5.00%) GPEN
9 2 (5.00%) GSNA
10 1 (2.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (2.50%) CCSP
10 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (32.50%) COBIT
2 13 (32.50%) PCI DSS
2 13 (32.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (7.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (7.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Snort
2 2 (5.00%) Squid
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (87.50%) Nessus
2 21 (52.50%) QRadar
3 18 (45.00%) OpenVAS
4 14 (35.00%) Core Impact
5 10 (25.00%) EnCase
5 10 (25.00%) Nmap
5 10 (25.00%) Suricata
6 7 (17.50%) FTK
7 5 (12.50%) Defensics
8 3 (7.50%) RSA Security Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) PowerBroker
10 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Splunk
2 24 (60.00%) Qualys
3 23 (57.50%) ArcSight
4 22 (55.00%) CyberArk
4 22 (55.00%) LogRhythm
5 19 (47.50%) Bomgar
6 17 (42.50%) AlienVault
7 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
8 12 (30.00%) Aveksa
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco
9 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
9 11 (27.50%) Symantec
10 9 (22.50%) Palo Alto
11 8 (20.00%) Google
11 8 (20.00%) McAfee
12 7 (17.50%) FireEye
12 7 (17.50%) Forcepoint
12 7 (17.50%) IBM
12 7 (17.50%) NetWitness
12 7 (17.50%) Trend Micro