The table below looks at the statistics for the Application Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Application Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Security Specialist
Rank 289 - 333
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Application Security Specialist 18 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% - 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 4
Average salary £75,000 - £92,500
90% offered a salary of more than £72,000 - £90,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 - £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- +17.07%
Application Security Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9406 11633 11363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 92.41% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8122 9806 9875
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Application Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Application Security Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Application Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Application Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Application Security Specialist across the City of London region.

Application Security Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Application Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Application Security Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Application Security Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Application Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Application Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Application Security Specialist in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (85.71%) Spring
2 18 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) C
2 18 (85.71%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) C++
2 18 (85.71%) Struts
2 18 (85.71%) Python
2 18 (85.71%) Security Testing
2 18 (85.71%) OWASP
2 18 (85.71%) Cyber Security
2 18 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 10 (47.62%) Banking
3 10 (47.62%) Information Security
4 8 (38.10%) Financial Institution
5 3 (14.29%) CISSP
5 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
6 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (9.52%) Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (9.52%) DTV
6 2 (9.52%) Electronics

Application Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Application Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Application Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) RDBMS
1 18 (85.71%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Banking
3 8 (38.10%) Financial Institution
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
1 18 (85.71%) Struts
1 18 (85.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) DTV
2 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Security Testing
1 18 (85.71%) OWASP
1 18 (85.71%) Cyber Security
2 10 (47.62%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.76%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) Python
2 18 (85.71%) C
2 18 (85.71%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) WorldPay