Network Mapper (Nmap)
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Nmap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nmap over the 6 months to 4 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 804 984 1115
Rank change year-on-year +180 +131 -270
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 34 49 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.044% 0.026%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.38% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 31
10th Percentile £50,000 - £45,000
25th Percentile £52,375 £51,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,250 £52,500 £57,100
Median % change year-on-year +10.95% -8.06% +26.89%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £86,750 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,500 £80,000 £98,750
% change year-on-year -29.38% -18.99% +125.71%

All Systems Management Skills
UK

Nmap 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9,009 16,931 23,952
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 11.01% 15.23% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7,023 10,279 13,888
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% -3.57% +12.00%
75th Percentile £83,750 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £105,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.42% -1.74% +9.52%

Nmap
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Nmap as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Nmap in the UK

Nmap
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Nmap.

Salary trend for Nmap in the UK

Nmap
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Nmap over the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Nmap in the UK

Nmap
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nmap within the UK over the 6 months to 4 March 2024. 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
Jobs
England +174 33 £56,500 +7.62% 6
Work from Home +153 28 £60,000 +14.29% 7
London +179 20 £72,500 +38.10% 4
UK excluding London +73 13 £56,500 -29.38% 2
North of England - 7 £56,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 £56,500 - 1
South West - 4 - -
East of England +36 1 £45,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £80,000 -
North West - 1 £50,000 - 1

Nmap
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Azure
2 14 (41.18%) Azure DevOps
2 14 (41.18%) Azure Sentinel
2 14 (41.18%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Purview
3 1 (2.94%) AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Azure Key Vault
3 1 (2.94%) Entra ID
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Wireshark
2 20 (58.82%) Firewall
2 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 15 (44.12%) LAN
3 15 (44.12%) Network Security
4 14 (41.18%) WAN
5 8 (23.53%) Wireless
6 4 (11.76%) Internet
6 4 (11.76%) Wireless Security
7 3 (8.82%) DHCP
7 3 (8.82%) DNS
8 2 (5.88%) VPN
8 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.94%) BGP
9 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.94%) IPsec
9 1 (2.94%) SAN
9 1 (2.94%) SNMP
9 1 (2.94%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Burp Suite
2 16 (47.06%) Metasploit
3 4 (11.76%) sqlmap
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Presentation Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Social Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Security Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Information Security Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Senior
3 10 (29.41%) Lead
3 10 (29.41%) Penetration Tester
3 10 (29.41%) Tester
4 9 (26.47%) Team Leader
5 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Security Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Information Security Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Azure Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Azure Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) NETCONF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 14 (41.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (5.88%) IoT
5 2 (5.88%) Security Posture
6 1 (2.94%) CMDB
6 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.94%) Operational Technology
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Android
2 14 (41.18%) Apple iOS
3 6 (17.65%) Kali Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Unix
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Information Security
2 19 (55.88%) Vulnerability Management
3 18 (52.94%) Cryptography
3 18 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (44.12%) Agile
4 15 (44.12%) Cloud Security
4 15 (44.12%) Validation
5 14 (41.18%) Data Loss Prevention
5 14 (41.18%) DevOps
5 14 (41.18%) Ethical Hacking
5 14 (41.18%) Identity Access Management
5 14 (41.18%) Information Security Management
5 14 (41.18%) Privileged Access Management
5 14 (41.18%) Process Improvement
5 14 (41.18%) Regulatory Compliance
5 14 (41.18%) Roadmaps
5 14 (41.18%) Security Management
5 14 (41.18%) Security Operations
5 14 (41.18%) SIEM
5 14 (41.18%) Zero Trust
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Python
2 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
3 5 (14.71%) Bash
3 5 (14.71%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CEH
2 15 (44.12%) CISSP
3 14 (41.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 14 (41.18%) CCSP
3 14 (41.18%) SANS
3 14 (41.18%) SSCP
4 7 (20.59%) CREST Certified
4 7 (20.59%) OSCP
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) CHECK Team Member
7 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (5.88%) CCNA
8 2 (5.88%) Master's Degree
8 2 (5.88%) OSCE
8 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.94%) CCNP
9 1 (2.94%) CISMP
9 1 (2.94%) CSSLP
9 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (41.18%) NIST
2 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (20.59%) Nessus
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Iperf
3 1 (2.94%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Qualys
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Rapid7
3 14 (41.18%) Splunk
3 14 (41.18%) Thycotic
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Aruba
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Meraki
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.94%) VMware