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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 202 212 213
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.060% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.071% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 5 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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
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
3905 4234 4445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.13% 84.83% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3117 3047
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 £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
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 27 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 - -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 (70.59%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Nessus
3 10 (58.82%) Nmap
4 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (47.06%) CREST Certified
5 8 (47.06%) Information Security
5 8 (47.06%) Metasploit
5 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Juniper
6 7 (41.18%) Nokia
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) Wireless
6 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
6 7 (41.18%) CentOS
6 7 (41.18%) Fortinet
6 7 (41.18%) 802.1X
6 7 (41.18%) Burp Suite
6 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
7 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (29.41%) SIEM
8 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (29.41%) LAMP
8 5 (29.41%) CISM
8 5 (29.41%) CISSP
8 5 (29.41%) SANS
9 3 (17.65%) Data Security
9 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 3 (17.65%) C

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 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
1 7 (41.18%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Metasploit
2 7 (41.18%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Penetration Tester
1 8 (47.06%) Tester
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Security Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Information Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Security Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.88%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) 802.1X
2 5 (29.41%) LAMP
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Regular Expression
3 2 (11.76%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) CentOS
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (47.06%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) SIEM
3 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Presales
5 2 (11.76%) Threat Detection
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CREST Certified
2 5 (29.41%) CISM
2 5 (29.41%) CISSP
2 5 (29.41%) SANS
3 1 (5.88%) CEH
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) GIAC
3 1 (5.88%) OSCP
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Nessus
2 10 (58.82%) Nmap
3 1 (5.88%) Core Impact
3 1 (5.88%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Fortinet
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper
2 7 (41.18%) Nokia
3 1 (5.88%) Coverity
3 1 (5.88%) Qualys