Period
to 19 February 2019

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 6 months to 19 February 2019 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
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1077 1190 1188
Rank change year-on-year +113 -2 +121
Permanent jobs citing Rapid7 41 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.010% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 2
UK median annual salary £44,000 £72,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.31% +81.25% -40.74%
10th Percentile £37,525 £63,125 £36,750
90th Percentile £71,750 £76,250 £43,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £72,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -41.38% +81.25% -40.74%

Rapid7 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 64,051 77,500 76,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.27% 44.14% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49,364 61,282 61,116
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Rapid7
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Rapid7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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 6 months to 19 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 +116 38 £42,500 -41.38% 3
London +44 21 £51,250 -26.79% 2
UK excluding London +89 17 £42,500 -41.38% 1
South East - 10 £42,500 -
Midlands +30 5 £39,000 -46.21% 1
West Midlands +23 4 £39,000 -46.21% 1
North of England - 2 £70,000 -
North West - 2 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing Rapid7 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 Rapid7.

1 38 (92.68%) Nessus
2 37 (90.24%) Qualys
3 28 (68.29%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (63.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (58.54%) Vulnerability Management
6 23 (56.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 21 (51.22%) OWASP
8 17 (41.46%) Information Security
9 15 (36.59%) Security Operations
10 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (29.27%) Snort
11 12 (29.27%) GDPR
12 11 (26.83%) JIRA
12 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
12 11 (26.83%) Retail
12 11 (26.83%) Ethical Hacking
12 11 (26.83%) CEH
12 11 (26.83%) Network Design
12 11 (26.83%) Windows
12 11 (26.83%) CISSP
12 11 (26.83%) SIEM
12 11 (26.83%) PCI DSS
12 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
12 11 (26.83%) DevOps
12 11 (26.83%) Hybrid Cloud
13 10 (24.39%) SANS
13 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
13 10 (24.39%) Cisco
13 10 (24.39%) CISM
13 10 (24.39%) Firewall

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Mimecast
2 4 (9.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (12.20%) Network Security
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (9.76%) DKIM
3 4 (9.76%) DMARC
3 4 (9.76%) Sourcefire
3 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) ICMP
4 3 (7.32%) IPv4
5 2 (4.88%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) DNS
6 1 (2.44%) BGP
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.44%) OSPF
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) JIRA
2 5 (12.20%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (26.83%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
1 16 (39.02%) Security Engineer
2 15 (36.59%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Information Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Management Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) SIEM Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SIEM Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) IT Security Officer
8 1 (2.44%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (9.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
1 11 (26.83%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) BYOD
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (58.54%) Vulnerability Management
3 23 (56.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 21 (51.22%) OWASP
5 17 (41.46%) Information Security
6 15 (36.59%) Security Operations
7 11 (26.83%) DevOps
7 11 (26.83%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (26.83%) Network Design
7 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
7 11 (26.83%) SIEM
8 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (14.63%) Patch Management
10 5 (12.20%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (12.20%) Open Source
11 4 (9.76%) Data Management
11 4 (9.76%) Email Filtering
11 4 (9.76%) Investment Management
11 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (9.76%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) CEH
1 11 (26.83%) CISSP
2 10 (24.39%) CISM
2 10 (24.39%) SANS
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) ECSA
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) GIAC
5 1 (2.44%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (63.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (29.27%) GDPR
3 11 (26.83%) PCI DSS
4 5 (12.20%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Snort
2 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.76%) KVM
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (92.68%) Nessus
2 8 (19.51%) QRadar
3 4 (9.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (9.76%) OpenVAS
3 4 (9.76%) SCCM
3 4 (9.76%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) EnCase
4 1 (2.44%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.44%) Nmap
4 1 (2.44%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (2.44%) Suricata
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Qualys
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) AlienVault
4 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
5 4 (9.76%) Forcepoint
5 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (9.76%) Splunk
5 4 (9.76%) Tripwire
5 4 (9.76%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.88%) Trend Micro
7 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.44%) Juniper
7 1 (2.44%) Meraki
7 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) Sophos
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) Veracode