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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 186 228 230
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +2
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 14 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.038% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.045% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 3
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
OWASP
South East

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
3729 4483 4818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.82% 85.05% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2878 3484 3208
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 7 £90,000 -
Slough +17 2 £56,250 +7.14%
Maidenhead - 2 £55,000 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £55,000 - 3
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 11 (52.38%) Management Information System
3 10 (47.62%) SANS
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) SIEM
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco
6 7 (33.33%) Firewall
6 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (28.57%) Internet
7 6 (28.57%) CISM
7 6 (28.57%) CISSP
7 6 (28.57%) SDLC
8 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (23.81%) SAML
8 5 (23.81%) LAMP
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) PKI
8 5 (23.81%) Nessus
8 5 (23.81%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (23.81%) OAuth
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 5 (23.81%) CentOS
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Qualys

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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) Intranet
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) SSH
6 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) French Language
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Information Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Application Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) LAMP
1 5 (23.81%) OAuth
1 5 (23.81%) SAML
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.76%) React
2 1 (4.76%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (9.52%) Statistics
5 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) KNOPPIX
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 9 (42.86%) SIEM
3 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (23.81%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Secure Coding
6 4 (19.05%) Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
6 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
7 3 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (14.29%) Data Security
7 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
8 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SANS
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
2 6 (28.57%) CISSP
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) GSEC
5 2 (9.52%) CEH
6 1 (4.76%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) CISA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (4.76%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) GIAC
6 1 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) OSCP
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nessus
2 2 (9.52%) vMotion
3 1 (4.76%) Core Impact
3 1 (4.76%) Nmap
3 1 (4.76%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Qualys
2 4 (19.05%) Splunk
3 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Coverity
5 1 (4.76%) Dell KACE
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Novell
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
Bracknell, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 16 days ago