Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Mapper (Nmap)
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1102 1242
Rank change year-on-year -12 +140 +33
Permanent jobs citing Nmap 79 174 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.086% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 1.01% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44 122 52
UK median annual salary £63,750 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +31.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £43,750 £30,050 £21,125
90th Percentile £76,250 £79,625 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +29.89% +8.75% +3.23%

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15448 17302 16842
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.72% 8.52% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12481 14026 13364
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Nmap in the UK

Nmap
Top 8 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 20 July 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
England -17 79 £63,750 +21.43% 5
London +48 45 £70,000 +21.74% 1
UK excluding London -9 34 £56,500 +29.89% 4
South West - 15 - -
South East +1 14 £58,000 +18.97% 3
North of England -7 4 £37,747 +9.41%
North West -35 4 £37,747 -11.18%
East of England +13 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing Nmap also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Nmap.

1 70 (88.61%) Linux
2 53 (67.09%) Nessus
3 52 (65.82%) Firewall
4 46 (58.23%) SIEM
5 44 (55.70%) Windows
6 42 (53.16%) TCP/IP
7 39 (49.37%) Internet
8 38 (48.10%) Information Security
9 37 (46.84%) LogRhythm
10 36 (45.57%) Qualys
11 33 (41.77%) GIAC
12 29 (36.71%) CEH
12 29 (36.71%) Snort
12 29 (36.71%) Cisco
13 28 (35.44%) CISSP
14 27 (34.18%) Kali Linux
15 25 (31.65%) Java
16 24 (30.38%) Metasploit
16 24 (30.38%) Security Cleared
17 23 (29.11%) Degree
17 23 (29.11%) VPN
18 22 (27.85%) Python
18 22 (27.85%) Security Operations
19 21 (26.58%) Nexpose
19 21 (26.58%) Vulnerability Management
19 21 (26.58%) PowerShell
19 21 (26.58%) Forensic Analysis
20 20 (25.32%) Open Source
20 20 (25.32%) SSH
21 19 (24.05%) GSEC

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 9 (11.39%) Apache
1 9 (11.39%) nginx
1 9 (11.39%) OpenStack
1 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (11.39%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (11.39%) Amazon S3
1 9 (11.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 6 (7.59%) Office 365
3 5 (6.33%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (65.82%) Firewall
2 42 (53.16%) TCP/IP
3 39 (49.37%) Internet
4 23 (29.11%) VPN
5 20 (25.32%) SSH
6 17 (21.52%) SSL
6 17 (21.52%) Wireshark
7 16 (20.25%) IPsec
8 15 (18.99%) DNS
8 15 (18.99%) LAN
8 15 (18.99%) Network Security
8 15 (18.99%) WAN
8 15 (18.99%) Wireless
9 14 (17.72%) DHCP
10 13 (16.46%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (15.19%) BGP
11 12 (15.19%) HTTP
12 11 (13.92%) EIGRP
12 11 (13.92%) FTP
12 11 (13.92%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (11.39%) MySQL
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (30.38%) Metasploit
2 3 (3.80%) AppScan
2 3 (3.80%) Paros
3 2 (2.53%) Burp Suite
3 2 (2.53%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.86%) Legal
4 5 (6.33%) Digital Economy
5 3 (3.80%) Law
6 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.53%) Automotive
6 2 (2.53%) Retail
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (46.84%) Analyst
2 22 (27.85%) Security Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) SOC Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Cisco Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Network Security Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Security Specialist
5 11 (13.92%) Network Analyst
6 10 (12.66%) Penetration Tester
6 10 (12.66%) Tester
7 9 (11.39%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Consultant
8 7 (8.86%) Security Consultant
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Security Consultant
9 6 (7.59%) SIEM Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) Information Security Specialist
10 5 (6.33%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) .NET
2 11 (13.92%) Web Services
3 9 (11.39%) LAMP
3 9 (11.39%) LEMP Stack
3 9 (11.39%) Memcached
4 4 (5.06%) HTML
5 2 (2.53%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.53%) XML
5 2 (2.53%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Computer Science
2 17 (21.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (13.92%) Client/Server
4 8 (10.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
6 5 (6.33%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (5.06%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.53%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.27%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 70 (88.61%) Linux
2 44 (55.70%) Windows
3 27 (34.18%) Kali Linux
4 19 (24.05%) Unix
5 12 (15.19%) Android
5 12 (15.19%) Apple iOS
6 8 (10.13%) CentOS
6 8 (10.13%) Debian
6 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.13%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.80%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.53%) Solaris
8 2 (2.53%) VxWorks
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) SIEM
2 38 (48.10%) Information Security
3 22 (27.85%) Security Operations
4 21 (26.58%) Forensic Analysis
4 21 (26.58%) Vulnerability Management
5 20 (25.32%) Open Source
6 17 (21.52%) Analytics
6 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
6 17 (21.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 16 (20.25%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (18.99%) Coaching
8 15 (18.99%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
9 11 (13.92%) Network Management
9 11 (13.92%) Security Architecture
10 9 (11.39%) Load Balancing
10 9 (11.39%) OWASP
10 9 (11.39%) Performance Metrics
11 8 (10.13%) IT Strategy
11 8 (10.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) Python
3 21 (26.58%) PowerShell
4 16 (20.25%) Perl
5 14 (17.72%) Bash Shell
5 14 (17.72%) SQL
6 12 (15.19%) Ruby
7 10 (12.66%) C
7 10 (12.66%) C++
8 9 (11.39%) PHP
9 3 (3.80%) VB
10 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (41.77%) GIAC
2 29 (36.71%) CEH
3 28 (35.44%) CISSP
4 24 (30.38%) Security Cleared
5 23 (29.11%) Degree
6 19 (24.05%) GSEC
7 18 (22.78%) DV Cleared
7 18 (22.78%) GCIH
7 18 (22.78%) SC Cleared
8 15 (18.99%) GCIA
8 15 (18.99%) SANS
9 13 (16.46%) CISM
9 13 (16.46%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (15.19%) OSCP
11 6 (7.59%) GPEN
12 5 (6.33%) CREST Certified
13 3 (3.80%) CISA
13 3 (3.80%) GWAPT
13 3 (3.80%) OSCE
14 2 (2.53%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 29 (36.71%) Snort
2 16 (20.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.39%) Varnish
4 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.53%) vSphere
4 2 (2.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (67.09%) Nessus
2 21 (26.58%) Nexpose
3 19 (24.05%) EnCase
4 9 (11.39%) Puppet
5 6 (7.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (6.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 4 (5.06%) Defensics
7 4 (5.06%) OpenVAS
8 3 (3.80%) HP Fortify
8 3 (3.80%) WebInspect
9 2 (2.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (2.53%) QRadar
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) LogRhythm
2 36 (45.57%) Qualys
3 29 (36.71%) Cisco
4 19 (24.05%) Palo Alto
4 19 (24.05%) Rapid7
4 19 (24.05%) Symantec
5 17 (21.52%) ArcSight
6 15 (18.99%) AlienVault
6 15 (18.99%) FireEye
7 14 (17.72%) CyberArk
7 14 (17.72%) Sophos
8 10 (12.66%) Splunk
9 7 (8.86%) NetWitness
10 6 (7.59%) Codenomicon
11 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
12 4 (5.06%) Coverity
13 3 (3.80%) Forcepoint
13 3 (3.80%) Intel
13 3 (3.80%) Proofpoint
14 2 (2.53%) VMware
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago