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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
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
995 1561 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.54% 90.76% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1177 1128
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (100.00%) Social Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Tigerscheme
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 3 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT Security
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Social Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS