The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Rapid7 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rapid7 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Rapid7 LLC.

Rapid7
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 917 924
Rank change year-on-year +62 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Rapid7 28 6 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.006% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% 0.014% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 2
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.64%  

Rapid7 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39192 43578 51977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.55% 44.26% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31085 35450 41894
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Rapid7
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Rapid7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Rapid7 in the UK

Rapid7
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rapid7.

Salary trend for Rapid7 in the UK

Rapid7
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rapid7 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Rapid7 in the UK

Rapid7
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rapid7 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +74 28 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South West - 13 £55,000 -
Cornwall - 13 £55,000 -
London - 13 £70,000 - 1
East of England -2 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
South East - 1 £42,500 -
Kent - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Rapid7 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 Rapid7.

1 34 (97.14%) Nessus
2 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 28 (80.00%) SIEM
2 28 (80.00%) LogRhythm
3 27 (77.14%) AlienVault
3 27 (77.14%) Snort
4 18 (51.43%) Python
4 18 (51.43%) Vulnerability Management
5 17 (48.57%) Nexpose
6 16 (45.71%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (45.71%) Qualys
7 15 (42.86%) RHCA
7 15 (42.86%) Unix
7 15 (42.86%) Java
7 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 15 (42.86%) CISSP
7 15 (42.86%) RHCE
7 15 (42.86%) CISM
7 15 (42.86%) Firewall
7 15 (42.86%) Telecoms
7 15 (42.86%) RHCSA
7 15 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 15 (42.86%) Acunetix
7 15 (42.86%) Splunk
8 13 (37.14%) Kali Linux
8 13 (37.14%) Palo Alto
8 13 (37.14%) EnCase
8 13 (37.14%) Forensic Analysis
8 13 (37.14%) Symantec
8 13 (37.14%) Cisco

Rapid7
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 12 (34.29%) DHCP
2 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 12 (34.29%) Network Security
3 11 (31.43%) BGP
3 11 (31.43%) EIGRP
3 11 (31.43%) Internet
3 11 (31.43%) IPsec
3 11 (31.43%) OSPF
3 11 (31.43%) SSL
3 11 (31.43%) VPN
3 11 (31.43%) Wireless
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
1 15 (42.86%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 15 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 15 (42.86%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 15 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Security Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Cisco Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Network Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Network Security Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Information Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Unix
3 13 (37.14%) Kali Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) SIEM
2 18 (51.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 16 (45.71%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (37.14%) Forensic Analysis
4 13 (37.14%) Open Source
5 12 (34.29%) Analytics
6 11 (31.43%) Network Management
7 4 (11.43%) Information Security
7 4 (11.43%) Security Operations
8 3 (8.57%) Attack Monitoring
8 3 (8.57%) Network Design
8 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.71%) SDLC
9 2 (5.71%) Time Management
10 1 (2.86%) Information Security Governance
10 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (2.86%) Security Architecture
10 1 (2.86%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Python
2 15 (42.86%) Java
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) CISM
1 15 (42.86%) CISSP
1 15 (42.86%) RHCA
1 15 (42.86%) RHCE
1 15 (42.86%) RHCSA
2 13 (37.14%) CEH
2 13 (37.14%) GSEC
3 12 (34.29%) GIAC
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Snort
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (97.14%) Nessus
2 17 (48.57%) Nexpose
3 13 (37.14%) EnCase
3 13 (37.14%) Nmap
4 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) LogRhythm
2 27 (77.14%) AlienVault
3 16 (45.71%) Qualys
4 15 (42.86%) Acunetix
4 15 (42.86%) Splunk
5 13 (37.14%) Cisco
5 13 (37.14%) Palo Alto
5 13 (37.14%) Symantec
6 12 (34.29%) CyberArk
6 12 (34.29%) Sophos
7 2 (5.71%) Progress
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) Proofpoint
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago