The table below looks at the statistics for OSSEC skills 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 OSSEC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSSEC
Rank 319 - 336
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSSEC 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% - 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 -
OSSEC
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
802 718 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.96% 6.07% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 674 621 672
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OSSEC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSSEC across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OSSEC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OSSEC
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

OSSEC Salary Trend in the City of London

OSSEC
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OSSEC 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 OSSEC.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Snort
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS

OSSEC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OSSEC 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 OSSEC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Snort