The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 163 223 216
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -7
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 16 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 14
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -24.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2923 4446 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.27% 86.05% 85.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 3610 3436
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Berkshire region.

OWASP Salary Trend in Berkshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Bracknell - 7 £52,500 - 1
Reading +39 4 £50,000 +17.64%
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing OWASP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 29 (72.50%) Firewall
2 22 (55.00%) Linux
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 19 (47.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 16 (40.00%) PKI
5 15 (37.50%) Information Security
5 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (30.00%) Office 365
7 12 (30.00%) vMotion
7 12 (30.00%) Cisco
7 12 (30.00%) VB
7 12 (30.00%) VMware
7 12 (30.00%) vSphere
7 12 (30.00%) Network Design
8 11 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
8 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
8 11 (27.50%) SQL
8 11 (27.50%) LAN
8 11 (27.50%) WAN
8 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (27.50%) Splunk
9 10 (25.00%) High Availability
9 10 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
9 10 (25.00%) HTTP
9 10 (25.00%) Python
9 10 (25.00%) SSL
9 10 (25.00%) Unix

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (17.50%) Apache
1 7 (17.50%) IBM Notes
1 7 (17.50%) IIS
1 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
1 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
1 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (72.50%) Firewall
2 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (27.50%) LAN
3 11 (27.50%) WAN
4 10 (25.00%) HTTP
4 10 (25.00%) SSL
5 8 (20.00%) Internet
6 7 (17.50%) DNS
6 7 (17.50%) SSH
7 4 (10.00%) Intranet
7 4 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (17.50%) French Language
1 7 (17.50%) German Language
1 7 (17.50%) Portuguese Language
1 7 (17.50%) Spanish Language
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Security Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Security Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Technical Support
3 7 (17.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Operational Security Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) Regular Expression
2 7 (17.50%) Web Services
3 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.50%) jQuery
3 5 (12.50%) OAuth
3 5 (12.50%) SAML
3 5 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) Ajax
4 3 (7.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) PKI
2 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (10.00%) Statistics
4 3 (7.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 10 (25.00%) Unix
4 7 (17.50%) Mac OS
4 7 (17.50%) Windows NT
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 15 (37.50%) Information Security
3 14 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (30.00%) Network Design
5 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
5 10 (25.00%) High Availability
5 10 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (20.00%) SDLC
7 7 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Risk Management
7 7 (17.50%) Security Operations
7 7 (17.50%) SIEM
7 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (15.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (12.50%) Web Development
10 4 (10.00%) Secure Coding
10 4 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 12 (30.00%) VB
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) Perl
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) CISSP
1 9 (22.50%) MCSE
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) CCNA
2 7 (17.50%) CEH
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.50%) CompTIA Security+
2 7 (17.50%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (12.50%) SANS
4 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (10.00%) GSEC
5 3 (7.50%) CISM
6 2 (5.00%) MCITP
7 1 (2.50%) CISA
7 1 (2.50%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) vSphere
2 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) Samba
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) vMotion
2 5 (12.50%) Nessus
3 1 (2.50%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco
1 12 (30.00%) VMware
2 11 (27.50%) Splunk
3 7 (17.50%) Dell KACE
3 7 (17.50%) Lotus
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) Novell
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 4 (10.00%) Qualys
5 3 (7.50%) Blue Coat
5 3 (7.50%) F5
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago