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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 207 224 220
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.059% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.069% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.83%
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
3925 4317 4509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.49% 85.16% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3094 3147 3142
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,450 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Maidenhead - 4 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £75,000 -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (66.67%) Cisco
1 12 (66.67%) Nessus
2 11 (61.11%) Nmap
2 11 (61.11%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (55.56%) Information Security
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) CentOS
5 8 (44.44%) Metasploit
5 8 (44.44%) CREST Certified
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) Wireless
6 7 (38.89%) Juniper
6 7 (38.89%) Nokia
6 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
6 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
6 7 (38.89%) 802.1X
6 7 (38.89%) Burp Suite
6 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
7 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (27.78%) SIEM
8 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (27.78%) CISSP
8 5 (27.78%) LAMP
8 5 (27.78%) CISM
8 5 (27.78%) SANS
9 4 (22.22%) Presales
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) Threat Detection

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 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (22.22%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
1 7 (38.89%) Wireless
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Metasploit
2 7 (38.89%) Burp Suite
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Penetration Tester
1 8 (44.44%) Security Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Information Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) IT Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Development Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Research Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) 802.1X
2 5 (27.78%) LAMP
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) Regular Expression
3 4 (22.22%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) CentOS
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (55.56%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) SIEM
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 4 (22.22%) Threat Detection
5 3 (16.67%) Data Security
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) C
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) C++
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CREST Certified
2 5 (27.78%) CISM
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP
2 5 (27.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Nessus
2 11 (61.11%) Nmap
3 1 (5.56%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
2 7 (38.89%) Nokia