Period
to 15 February 2019

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

Rapid7 Nexpose
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1089 1182 1184
Rank change year-on-year +93 +2 +103
Permanent jobs citing Nexpose 30 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.068% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 11
UK median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% -12.50% +39.13%
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £37,747
% change year-on-year +26.09% +52.33% -2.59%

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 17,246 16,252 15,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.38% 9.25% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13,481 13,124 12,534
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,303
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +2.33% +2.61%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +4.05%

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 February 2019.

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 February 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
England +102 29 £45,000 -43.75% 3
London +79 17 £45,000 -43.75% 3
UK excluding London +58 13 £72,500 +26.09%
South East +43 7 £77,500 -
North of England - 2 £53,750 -
East of England - 2 - -
South West +21 1 £55,000 -4.35%
Yorkshire - 1 £72,500 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Scotland - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 26 (86.67%) Penetration Testing
2 23 (76.67%) Nessus
2 23 (76.67%) Python
2 23 (76.67%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (70.00%) C++
4 20 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 20 (66.67%) Metasploit
5 18 (60.00%) C
6 16 (53.33%) SIEM
6 16 (53.33%) CEH
7 14 (46.67%) Splunk
7 14 (46.67%) Firewall
7 14 (46.67%) Management Information System
8 13 (43.33%) GIAC
8 13 (43.33%) Cisco
8 13 (43.33%) CISSP
9 12 (40.00%) ArcSight
9 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
9 12 (40.00%) Qualys
9 12 (40.00%) OSCP
9 12 (40.00%) Kali Linux
9 12 (40.00%) QRadar
9 12 (40.00%) EnCase
10 11 (36.67%) Security Operations
10 11 (36.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (36.67%) Symantec
10 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
10 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
11 10 (33.33%) IBM
11 10 (33.33%) SQL

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 (3.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.00%) SaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Mimecast
3 2 (6.67%) Office 365
3 2 (6.67%) OpenDNS
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 5 (16.67%) Wireless
5 4 (13.33%) Network Security
6 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) LAN
7 2 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (3.33%) BGP
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Metasploit
2 5 (16.67%) Burp Suite
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) AppScan
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) WebScarab
General
1 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Security Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Junior
5 7 (23.33%) Malware Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Operations Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) SIEM Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Junior Penetration Tester
6 5 (16.67%) Junior Tester
6 5 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
6 5 (16.67%) Tester
7 4 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Junior Security Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Product Analyst
9 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
9 2 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
9 2 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) SOC Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) CISSP Analyst
10 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) OAuth
2 1 (3.33%) OAuth2
2 1 (3.33%) OpenID
2 1 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (23.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Kali Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Penetration Testing
2 23 (76.67%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 16 (53.33%) SIEM
5 11 (36.67%) Security Operations
6 9 (30.00%) Case Management
6 9 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 9 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
6 9 (30.00%) Identity Management
6 9 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
6 9 (30.00%) OWASP
6 9 (30.00%) Patch Management
7 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
7 7 (23.33%) Information Security
7 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.67%) Project Management
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Python
2 21 (70.00%) C++
3 18 (60.00%) C
4 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (33.33%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) C#
6 9 (30.00%) VB
7 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
7 7 (23.33%) Java
8 5 (16.67%) Ruby
9 2 (6.67%) Perl
10 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) CEH
2 13 (43.33%) CISSP
2 13 (43.33%) GIAC
3 12 (40.00%) OSCP
4 10 (33.33%) SANS
5 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
5 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (16.67%) GPEN
7 4 (13.33%) Degree
8 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (6.67%) CCNP
9 2 (6.67%) GCIA
9 2 (6.67%) GCIH
9 2 (6.67%) GSNA
9 2 (6.67%) MCSE
9 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
10 1 (3.33%) CISA
10 1 (3.33%) CISM
10 1 (3.33%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) GPG13
2 2 (6.67%) NIST 800
3 1 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Snort
2 2 (6.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (76.67%) Nessus
2 12 (40.00%) EnCase
2 12 (40.00%) QRadar
3 10 (33.33%) Suricata
4 9 (30.00%) FTK
5 8 (26.67%) Nmap
6 7 (23.33%) Defensics
6 7 (23.33%) OpenVAS
7 1 (3.33%) Core Impact
7 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Splunk
2 13 (43.33%) Cisco
3 12 (40.00%) ArcSight
3 12 (40.00%) Qualys
4 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
4 11 (36.67%) Symantec
5 10 (33.33%) CyberArk
5 10 (33.33%) Google
5 10 (33.33%) IBM
5 10 (33.33%) LogRhythm
5 10 (33.33%) McAfee
5 10 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 9 (30.00%) Bomgar
6 9 (30.00%) FireEye
6 9 (30.00%) Forcepoint
6 9 (30.00%) NetWitness
6 9 (30.00%) ServiceNow
6 9 (30.00%) Thycotic
6 9 (30.00%) Trend Micro
7 7 (23.33%) Codenomicon