Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tenable Nessus
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 334 310
Rank change year-on-year +25 -24 +21
Permanent jobs citing Nessus 19 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.078% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.27% 1.14% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 6
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% +11.11%

Nessus is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 836 790 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.25% 6.88% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 610 484 542
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +7.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in the West Midlands

Nessus
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Nessus in the West Midlands

Nessus
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Nessus in the West Midlands

Nessus
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Staffordshire +17 8 £37,500 -34.78%
Coventry - 6 - -
Birmingham +28 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Nessus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Sourcefire
2 9 (47.37%) Snort
2 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (47.37%) Metasploit
2 9 (47.37%) Threat Detection
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
4 7 (36.84%) CISSP
4 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
4 7 (36.84%) OWASP
5 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
5 6 (31.58%) Security Architecture
5 6 (31.58%) Fiddler
5 6 (31.58%) NAS
5 6 (31.58%) Veracode
5 6 (31.58%) Kali Linux
5 6 (31.58%) HP Fortify
5 6 (31.58%) Looker
5 6 (31.58%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) NetApp
5 6 (31.58%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) Perl
5 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
6 5 (26.32%) ISSEP

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) NAS
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 5 (26.32%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
1 6 (31.58%) Looker
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Metasploit
2 6 (31.58%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Consultant
1 9 (47.37%) Security Consultant
1 9 (47.37%) Sourcefire Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Head of Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Head of Security
3 4 (21.05%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Architecture Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Application Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Development Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Online Games
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Kali Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Threat Detection
3 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
3 7 (36.84%) OWASP
4 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Security Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
5 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (15.79%) Internal Audit
6 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
6 3 (15.79%) SIEM
6 3 (15.79%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Compliance Management
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Perl
1 6 (31.58%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) ISSEP
3 2 (10.53%) CREST Certified
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (26.32%) NIST 800
3 2 (10.53%) COBIT
3 2 (10.53%) GPG13
3 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Snort
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) HP Fortify
2 1 (5.26%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Sourcefire
2 6 (31.58%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) NetApp
2 6 (31.58%) Veracode
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) AlienVault
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk