Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Mapper (Nmap)
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1134 1103 1129
Rank change year-on-year -31 +26 +129
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 43 84 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.050% 0.083%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.25% 0.57% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 107
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% +31.25%
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +47.06% +6.25%

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.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,350 14,820 17,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.98% 8.77% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13,703 11,969 14,064
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Nmap
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Nmap in the UK

Nmap
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Nmap in the UK

Nmap
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nmap over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Nmap in the UK

Nmap
Top 12 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 25 May 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 -56 34 £60,000 -4.00% 11
UK excluding London -6 33 £60,000 -4.00% 4
East of England +4 11 £52,500 -4.55% 2
London -42 8 £60,000 -5.88% 7
North of England -5 6 £52,396 +38.81%
North West -12 6 £52,396 +38.81%
Wales - 6 £60,000 -
South East -28 5 £82,500 +32.00%
South West -33 3 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Nmap 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 Nmap.

1 42 (97.67%) Nessus
2 25 (58.14%) Qualys
3 21 (48.84%) Metasploit
4 20 (46.51%) Kali Linux
5 19 (44.19%) Linux
6 17 (39.53%) CEH
7 16 (37.21%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (32.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (30.23%) OSCP
10 12 (27.91%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (25.58%) Windows
11 11 (25.58%) Netsparker
11 11 (25.58%) Threat Modelling
12 10 (23.26%) CISSP
12 10 (23.26%) GIAC
13 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
14 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
14 8 (18.60%) Python
14 8 (18.60%) Finance
14 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (18.60%) Threat Intelligence
14 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (16.28%) OWASP
15 7 (16.28%) OSCE
15 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
15 7 (16.28%) Security Monitoring
15 7 (16.28%) sqlmap
15 7 (16.28%) Nexpose
15 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 7 (16.28%) Unix

Nmap
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 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Confluence
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
3 4 (9.30%) DHCP
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) VPN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
3 4 (9.30%) Wireshark
4 3 (6.98%) Internet
4 3 (6.98%) LAN
4 3 (6.98%) Wireless
5 2 (4.65%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) FTP
5 2 (4.65%) HTTP
5 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.65%) SAN
5 2 (4.65%) SMTP
5 2 (4.65%) SSH
5 2 (4.65%) tcpdump
5 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Metasploit
2 7 (16.28%) sqlmap
3 6 (13.95%) Burp Suite
4 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.33%) AppScan
5 1 (2.33%) GDB
5 1 (2.33%) IDA Disassembler
5 1 (2.33%) Paros
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Legal
2 4 (9.30%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
1 12 (27.91%) Security Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) Security Consultant
4 8 (18.60%) Security Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Penetration Tester
5 5 (11.63%) Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Principal Security Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) IT Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Technical Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
1 3 (6.98%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.65%) J2EE
2 2 (4.65%) LDAP
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (11.63%) Fintech
4 3 (6.98%) Cyberattack
4 3 (6.98%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Cloud Native
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Kali Linux
2 19 (44.19%) Linux
3 11 (25.58%) Windows
4 7 (16.28%) Unix
5 2 (4.65%) Android
5 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.65%) CentOS
5 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (32.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (27.91%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Threat Modelling
5 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.60%) Threat Intelligence
6 7 (16.28%) OWASP
6 7 (16.28%) Security Monitoring
6 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (11.63%) Data Security
8 5 (11.63%) Information Security
9 4 (9.30%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 4 (9.30%) Forensic Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) OSINT
9 4 (9.30%) Security Operations
9 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
9 4 (9.30%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Python
2 5 (11.63%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) Ruby
3 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.30%) C++
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) Perl
4 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) Go
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) CEH
2 13 (30.23%) OSCP
3 10 (23.26%) CISSP
3 10 (23.26%) GIAC
4 7 (16.28%) OSCE
5 6 (13.95%) SANS
6 3 (6.98%) CISA
6 3 (6.98%) CISM
6 3 (6.98%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (6.98%) SSCP
7 2 (4.65%) AWS Certification
7 2 (4.65%) CREST Certified
7 2 (4.65%) CSSLP
8 1 (2.33%) CCIE
8 1 (2.33%) CCNP
8 1 (2.33%) CHFI
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) COBIT
3 1 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Docker
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 42 (97.67%) Nessus
2 7 (16.28%) Nexpose
3 3 (6.98%) QRadar
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
4 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.65%) Nagios
4 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) SCOM
5 1 (2.33%) CASB
5 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.33%) RSA enVision
5 1 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Qualys
2 11 (25.58%) Netsparker
3 6 (13.95%) Citrix
3 6 (13.95%) Splunk
4 5 (11.63%) McAfee
5 4 (9.30%) ArcSight
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco
6 3 (6.98%) Apple
6 3 (6.98%) F5
6 3 (6.98%) Intel
6 3 (6.98%) Juniper
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.98%) NetWitness
6 3 (6.98%) VMware
7 2 (4.65%) Brocade
7 2 (4.65%) CA
7 2 (4.65%) CommVault
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) EMC
7 2 (4.65%) Google