The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 229 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 5 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.097% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 8
Average salary £30,000 £72,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.62% +69.59%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.93% -2.27%
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
4357 4684 4465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.54% 84.35% 82.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3405 3227
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,200 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -12 4 £30,000 -62.50%
Reading - 1 £42,500 - 1
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Nessus
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (62.50%) ZeroMQ
2 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) CentOS
2 5 (62.50%) Presales
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Nmap
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) nginx
3 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (50.00%) Regular Expression

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (50.00%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) WebEx
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) JasperReports
2 1 (12.50%) MaxDB
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (12.50%) Arquillian
2 1 (12.50%) Burp Suite
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Graduate
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Research Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) ZeroMQ
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) CentOS
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) JPQL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Nessus
2 5 (62.50%) Nmap
3 1 (12.50%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Actuate
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Juniper
1 1 (12.50%) Nokia
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