The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 101 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% - 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £51,250 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.93% -2.27%
OWASP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1102 1638 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.42% 87.69% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1350 986
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Cheshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
Knutsford - 2 £51,250 -
OWASP
North West

OWASP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) OSCP
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Social Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Tigerscheme
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 5 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Social Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 5 (100.00%) OSCP
1 5 (100.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS